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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Network Security Administrator


WUXI Jiangsu, CN, 214028

Country/Region:  CN

  1. Reporting Structure


Report to:                                       ISG Security Manager                                          


Secondary report:                           ISG Manager


Direct Subordinates                        None                                                                                                                     


  1. Main Purpose of Role


  • Provides complex technical oversight and enforcement of security directives, standards, plans and procedures at specific sites.
  • Perform network vulnerability analysis and reporting. 
  • Performs network security monitoring and analysis, identifies suspicious and malicious activities, identifies and tracks malicious code (including worms, viruses, Trojan horses, etc), enters and tracks events and incidents.


  1. Main Duties and Responsibilities


  • Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives. 
  • Develops tests and operates firewalls, intrusion detection systems
  • Identifies personnel needed to implement plan. Presents plan to management and recommends means of obtaining required facilities, for example contracting with off-site vendor. 
  • Writes reports to document test results and updates emergency recovery procedures.
  • Configure and troubleshoot network configurations.  Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot firewalls, load balancers and switches.
  • 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, routers, networks and operating systems.
  • Performs and 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, tests, and corrects existing network structure. Evaluates and tests vendor-supplied software packages to determine compatibility with existing system, ease of use, and if software meets user needs. 
  • Support other technologies as assigned.


Special Projects - A large portion of the job will be to carry out 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.



  1. Competence Profile


Attributes, Skills, Knowledge, Experience


Knowledge of LANs, WAN’s, VPNs, VLAN’s, Routers, and Firewalls.

Understanding of WAN and LAN environments.  Experience with Fortigate firewalls, Cisco switches, and Aerohive Wifi Solutions desired.  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 fields concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Able to multitask, prioritise 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. 

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.

Step forward into your distinguished career at Kongsberg Automotive!


Application Id:  883
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