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Software Architect, Cybersecurity Lead*

 Wiesbaden, Germany



Your contribution

Lead the design and review of security architecture in the context of desktop applications, IoT and cloud applications, instrument firmware, and associated data. Improve tooling and processes to ensure cybersecurity best practices are effectively integrated into our agile development processes. Focus on the big picture of cloud infrastructure design and services. Serve as the subject matter expert for all cyber defense domains (incl. staying up to date with and integrating relevant standards, regulatory guidelines, frameworks, and best practices as appropriate) in the context of software and digital products created by Tecan. Cooperate with stakeholders both inside and outside the Software Architecture & Standards team. You will also be a member of Tecan’s Software Architecture group which aligns with company-wide architecture and best practices and occasionally also runs workshops and the annual tech conference.

  • Introduce, maintain and review new and existing security services, technologies and technical solutions to secure our medical devices, cloud services and infrastructure

  • Design state-of-the-art security controls in collaboration with the project teams

  • Create and prototype security concepts and requirements for medical devices and cloud services

  • Based on your assessments, define and maintain a roadmap for cybersecurity and data privacy improvements to meet the requirements of tomorrow

  • Monitor security quality in medical device software and cloud services and carry out vulnerability assessments and gap analyses of our software


Your background

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical field of study, or vocational training as a Fachinformatiker Anwendungsentwicklung (m/f/d) or a related field

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with cybersecurity and data privacy

  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken

  • Experience in the field of software verification, e.g.,  test automation, and in an agile environment is preferred

  • Knowledge of an object-oriented programming language is preferred


What makes working at Tecan unique 
•    The chance to make it count and to have an impact on the world of tomorrow
•    Working in an international and diverse environment 
•    The chance to grow your career within the company
•    Feel empowered by our strong and unique company culture 
•    Comprehensive compensation and benefits package


Join Tecan, a great place to work! Read about our recent certification from Great Place to Work.  
We’re looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your CV or resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).
Only applications that fully meet our requirements will be considered.

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Our purpose. 
At Tecan we are driven to improve people’s lives and health. We do this by empowering our customers to scale healthcare innovation globally from life science to the clinic. We collaborate with our customers from early-stage innovation through project implementation and beyond. We deliver the products, services and solutions that make lab processes and medical procedures precise, reproducible and compliant. 
Stay unique and make it count. 
Our values - trust, highest standards and ambition - are the cornerstones of our business and provide the framework for Tecan's culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment where our rarest assets, our unique employees, can grow and bring their passion and talent to work.

Legal entity:  Tecan Software C.C. GmbH
City:  Wiesbaden
Country:  DE