Technical Director Cyber Security

On Time Engineers is searching for a Technical Director Cyber Security for our client in Eindhoven. Are you a senior technical manager? A technical specialist and expert in the field of Cyber Security? Would you like to manage the technical direction of all Researchers & Developers within the company? Yes? The be On Time and apply now the position is still open!

Please be aware that for this position you will be offered directly a contract with our client. Our goal is to bring you together with this high tech, innovative company.


About the position

The Technical Director Cyber Security is a senior technical manager within the Advanced Engineering department, responsible for the Cyber Security research team. You are a technical specialist and expert in the field of Cyber Security. You understand the domain/environment, have the acumen to do handshakes with the right partners, to help our client stay at the top of the game!

The Technical Director manages technical direction of Researchers & Developers. Your role is primarily technically focused and combined with good managerial skills. This includes:

Defining and managing technical Roadmap 6, 12, 18, and 24-month timeframe (Vision);
Define research and development projects/work packages for your team to fulfil the defined roadmap. This includes defining the technical approach, setting milestones, defining deliverables & managing dependencies;
Manage and (together with your team) execute the above projects and report on results, status and progress;
Prepare data driven reports and give presentations to internal and external customers;
Defining the architecture and technical approach of the projects and tasks;
You have a representation & promotion function, externally and internally;
Relationship building with senior technical, functional and business leaders in setting operational objectives. This includes aligning with PMO and (Department) Management (internal) and support in (external) partnering.


Work Environment

You will set up a team of Researchers, Analysts and Developers as part of the Advanced Engineering group.

The current team is partially distributed across Europe, but most of the team is located in Eindhoven office. You will be working from Eindhoven office. Keeping the team’s motivation at highest level is a core concern. Therefore, we allow a certain degree of individual flexibility to support a sustainable work/life balance.

You will work with up to latest technologies like AI. Being a team player with excellent communication skills is a key requirement. As English is our working language your level should be B2 or higher.

As Cybersecurity and AI is a highly dynamic field, we continuously try to follow the latest technology developments. Our aim is to pick up latest technology trends quickly and evaluate it for our mission.


Your responsibilities

Defining the technological roadmap and strategy;
Translating the roadmap & strategy in actionable projects and activities;
Managing the defined project and activities;
Track, measure and report on project’s progression;
Assessing technical risk and mitigation plan;
Manage multiple projects and priorities in an ever-changing environment;
Evaluating and interviewing candidates for technical engineering & research positions in your team;
Scouting and evaluating new technology, research papers and tools as opportunities for innovation and development excellence;
Show strong cyber security analytical and situational awareness skills.


Our offer

An attractive salary that consistent with your level of education and experience;
Direct (fixed) contract with our client;
8% holiday allowance annually;
25 vacation days and 5 compensation days;
Flexible working hours;
Extensive training opportunities;
Pension and health insurance scheme;
Relocation support (where applicable): On Time Engineers makes sure that you settle down and feel supported while starting your new life in Eindhoven area. With our extensive experience on relocation, we work together with you to ensure your relocation goes as smoothly. From the visa application process, documents consulting, coverage of flight and hotel to visa sponsorship, 30% tax exemption applications, supporting school and housing search, we are here to help!


About our client

Founded in 2002, our client is now the No.1 Location Service Provider in Asia. The company is leading the way to become the “Digital Brain of Intelligent Driving” with core businesses in HD map, high accuracy positioning, cloud service platform, automotive-grade semiconductors for ADAS, and autonomous driving.

In Europe, they work with an integral approach on topics related to Autonomous Driving, Smart Mobility, Smart Cities, Cyber Security, and Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV). Multiple disciplines like Control System Design, World Modeling, Motion Planning, Functional & Operational Safety, Sensor Fusion, V2V & V2X Communication, Electronics, Software Engineering, Assessment, Tooling, etc. work together to bring the automated vehicle into life.


How to apply

Do you have any questions concerning this position or do you want to apply? Be On Time and contact On Time Engineers, Eda Demir at 06 – 196 229 44. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to

Not sure about the match between your profile and our job? Please do not hesitate to email your resume to us. When a successful match is available we will contact you within two business days.