Job Summary

AUTO1 Group is Europe’s leading car trading platform which connects the automotive industry through in-house developed technology. We lead business activities in more than 30 European countries and enable dealers and consumers to trade seamlessly via our brands, and Autohero.


  • Plan and execute continuous infrastructure assessments in a mixed cloud (AWS) and on-premise environment.
  • Develop and implement action plans against it security weaknesses.
  • Guard our platform against time critical high risk security leaks.
  • Have ownership of technical security tests against internal and external facing systems using open source and commercial tools.
  • Design new security technologies and procedures as required to support a dynamic/challenging business environment.
  • Work closely with senior leaders in a collaborative environment to improve the current security framework and education of employees.
  • Evangelize technical and non-technical security best practices at AUTO1.
  • Oversee and manage information security programs and technical systems required to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data within AUTO1 systems.
  • Provide technical security expertise across a broad range of environments and technologies.
  • Advise teams and business units in security best practices and vulnerability mitigation strategies


  • 5+ years of Information Security experience, in a highly, technical hands on environment<span.
  • Background in endpoint security, log management, vulnerability scanning, IDS/IPS management.
  • Strong knowledge of networking and web related protocols (e.g., TCP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, network routing protocols).
  • Experience working with network security controls (Routers, Firewalls, Proxies, ACL’s, Wireless networking protocols), ideally in a cloud environment (AWS, GCP).
  • Knowledge of PCI, SOX, Privacy Shield, and other regulations/standards.
  • Expert knowledge of encryption technologies, cryptography and key management, as well as authentication and control of application permissions.
  • You love Linux and the command-line as we do and scripting languages like Python, Go or Ruby are your day-by-day Swiss army knife.


  • Colleagues striving for excellence while using the latest technologies. You can see what we do in our Tech-Blog:
  • Relocation support to Germany which includes assistance with visa, apartment search and refund of moving costs.
  • A beautiful and modern office in the heart of Berlin (Kreuzberg, Bergmannkiez) with free drinks & fruits.
  • Team and company events like Hackathons, International Nights, Annual Company Parties, Football, Team Nights and more.
  • Attractive discounts on different services like gym, public transport, car purchases and others.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Annual salary reviews weaved into our feedback cycle.
  • Access to German Courses online.

Company is Europe’s leading online marketplace with its own certified and diversified inventory. 



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