Senior Control Security Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Lübeck, Germany
  • Reggio Emilia, Italy
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  • collective agreement of the chemical industry
  • 37,5 hours/week
  • 30 days of holiday
  • holiday pay
  • 13th salary
  • mobile work 
  • flexitime
  • company pension plan
  • kindergarten subsidy
  • Jobrad
  • Corporate Benefits
  • Corporate fitness network Wellpass


  • As the Senior Control Security Engineer within our Control System Engineering division, you will play a key role in guiding control and software teams through the secure development and delivery of SLM product components. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Conducting threat analyses, security risk assessments, and ensuring compliance with industry standards across product control and software elements. This includes integrating security throughout the software development lifecycle and proactively managing security initiatives to identify and mitigate issues promptly
  • Leading the team in adopting high security standards through training, mentorship, and the implementation of customer security requirements, thus fostering a culture of continuous security improvement
  • Utilizing your deep understanding of OT environments, including OT-IT integration challenges, to design resilient security software and hardware architectures
  • Staying ahead of industry security threats and solutions, leveraging your expertise in operating systems, programming, and scripting (e.g., Python, PowerShell, Bash) to automate security tasks and enhance system defenses
  • Carefully evaluating and implementing our customers' security requirements to ensure that our products not only meet but exceed industry expectations
  • Proactively track and manage the progress of security initiatives, swiftly identifying and addressing any emerging issues or potential bottlenecks


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a relevant field, with professional experience in industrial software development
  • Demonstrated knowledge in Windows architecture, PLC-based control systems, and a thorough understanding of IT/OT security standards
  • Critical thinking and innovative problem-solving skills
  • A commitment to continuous learning and adaptability, keeping abreast of the evolving OT security landscape, and the capability to develop and maintain comprehensive security documentation
  • This position calls for an individual deeply passionate about cybersecurity, eager to drive security excellence within our organization and contribute significantly to protecting critical infrastructure


We offer you a versatile and responsible scope of duties in a global business. You can expect colleagues on an equal footing, flat hierarchies, a strong team spirit and a "can do" working atmosphere.
We like to describe ourselves as a company with a start-up atmosphere, because with us you get the best of both worlds: a dynamic, future-oriented work environment with the advantages of a corporation.

We are a company of diversity, tolerance and openness. That is why we want people of all ages and disabilities, religions, sexual orientations and identities, ethnic origins, nationalities and genders to find their employer in us.

Do you want to change the future of additive manufacturing and become part of our success story?


Nikon SLM Solutions AG is one of the world's leading companies in additive manufacturing. Our Selective Laser Melting machines enable the fast, reliable and cost-effective production of high-quality metal components. With our more than 600 employees from over 25 nations, we are revolutionizing additive manufacturing and are a partner at eye level for our renowned customers, e.g. from the aerospace industry, the energy sector, healthcare or the automotive sector.

Nikon SLM Solutions AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany, with offices in China, France, India, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and the United States.


Apply directly via our online application tool. Unfortunately, we cannot consider applications by e-mail. 
We look forward to your application.

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