R&D | Security Researcher



Smart mobility is about to revolutionize the way we live, work and commute – it’s sparked by vehicle connectivity with an eye forward to autonomous driving. In order to make it work seamlessly, it’s first got to be Secure and Safe – that’s where Upstream Security comes in. We’ve created the world’s first and only cloud-based cybersecurity solution designed specifically for Smart Mobility and already trusted by over a million connected vehicles worldwide.


We are looking for a talented Security Researcher focused on Automotive cyber-security incidents, threats, and vulnerabilities to join our team.


What you will be accountable for?
You will research large scale data, work with customers, devise insights and algorithms that will be a core part of the company’s innovative security solution.


If you are talented, hardworking individuals with great energy, leadership, and initiative to drive awareness for our unique solution- we want to hear from you.




  • Research automotive cyber security ecosystem: Automotive protocols - Both in-vehicle and telematics, Microcontrollers research - Hardware hacking, Reverse-engineering, Vulnerability research, Automotive aftermarket devices
  • Research vehicles architecture and vulnerabilities
  • Research new technologies and adopt them for use in the company’s product
  • Develop tools and methods to find anomalies in large-scale data

Experience and Skills:

  • Experience in both Low level and High level vulnerability research and assessment
  • Experience in reverse engineering
  • Deep knowledge of network protocols
  • University B.Sc with excellence or equivalent technological military service
  • Experience with embedded and automotive systems - an advantage
  • Experience with Hardware hacking - an advantage
  • Deep understanding software engineering principles
  • At least 4 years of server side development
  • Experience with Java/Scala/JavaScript - is an advantage
  • Motivated, fast learner and independent
  • A team player, excellent collaboration skills
  • Out of the box thinking style and ability to analyze complex systems