Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: kongsbergautomotive.com

Network Security Adminstrator


Novi, US, MI 48377

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Kongsberg Automotive is seeking a Network Security Administrator.  


  • Monitors network, ensuring optimal function and minimal downtime. Communicates downtime to user base and management. Remediate and thru analysis, works to prevent future downtime.
  •  Enforcement of network security directives, standards, plans and procedures.
  •  Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities in networks, systems, applications, and new technology initiatives.
  •  Evaluates and operates firewalls, and intrusion detection systems.
  •  Authors reports to document test results and updates emergency recovery procedures.
  •   Configure and troubleshoot network configurations. Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot firewalls switches, and firewalls.
  •   Setup site-to-site and client-based VPNs for secured remote access.
  •   Assist with change management and documentation of complex networking environments.
  •   Provides complex engineering analysis and support for firewalls, switches, access points, and operating systems.
  •   Evaluates vulnerability scans within a multi-platform, large enterprise environment.
  •   Reacts to and initiates corrective action regarding security violations, attempts to gain unauthorized access, virus infections that may affect the network or other event affecting security.
  •   Assist in evaluation of new security and networking products.
  •   Modifies, evaluates, and corrects existing network structure.
  •   Other duties as assigned.

Special Projects - A substantial portion of the job will be to conduct special assignments prepared and given to them by the ISG Manager or other IT Management.

Other Projects - As assigned by Manager.

TRAVEL Requirements: Network Security Administrators are required to travel up to 8 weeks per year.


  • Knowledge of LANs, WAN’s, VPNs, VLAN’s, Routers, and Firewalls.
  • Understanding of WAN and LAN environments. Experience with Fortigate firewalls, Cisco switches and Extreme Aerohive Wi-Fi Technologies. TCP/IP principles and good troubleshooting skills. Understanding of DNS configuration and implications.
  • Ideally to be qualified to bachelor's degree level in area of specialty and /or extensive experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Able to multitask, prioritize workloads and to have a high degree of creativity and latitude
  • Proven problem-solving skills, with strong customer services skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

What we offer

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  2460
Posting date::  Sep 19, 2022