Senior Network Security Engineer (m/w/d)

Ort: Darmstadt
Typ: Vollzeit

Join a team that is transforming smiles, changing lives.

At Align Technology, we believe a great smile can truly transform a person’s life, so we create technology that gives people the confidence to take on whatever’s next. Since April 2020 exocad is part of Align Technology. Exocad is founded in 2010 as a spin-off of the world-famous Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research and develops CAD software solutions for digital dental technology. International customers includes well-known companies in the dental industry. You can find more information about exocad on

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About this opportunity 

This role will be responsible for identifying key security risks in the global Align network architecture, making recommendations for securing global networks, and partnering with IT teams on implementing security recommendations.

The main tasks may include

  • Perform risk assessments to identify security risks to global Align networks
  • Define recommendations on best practices for network security
  • Partner with network teams globally to implement security recommendations
  • Develop network security policies and standards that meet industry best practices
  • Apply network security concepts to traditional data center networks, industrial control systems, and  cloud networks
  • Maintain an inventory of third party network connections and manage risks associated with these connections
  • Provide network security expertise and input into global network architecture, design, and engineering projects
  • Provide network redundancy and disaster recovery input into global network designs
  • Participate in incident response activities that involve network security response and mitigations
  • Ensure wireless networks globally are designed and configured securely
  • Review and approve firewall rule additions and changes
  • Perform penetration testing on global networks as necessary

The personal requirements

  • 5 years of experience in network security
  • Experience with Palo Alto network security technology
  • Experience with secure network design and implementation
  • Experience with both traditional on-premise network security technology (e.g. firewalls, IDS/IPS.) AND with cloud network environments (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Proven ability to document risks, recommendations, remediations, standards, and network security diagram
  • Knowledge of English language at intermediate level

Nice to have/Optional

  • Experience with penetration testing is a plus
  • Experience with securing ICS networks and hybrid infrastructures
  • Experience with security standards ISO, PCI DSS, SOC2


  • 10% or less – some international travel may be required

What we offer you

  • Exciting and wide range of tasks in a dynamic and growth-oriented software company
  • Flat hierarchies and efficient decision-making processes
  • A positive working atmosphere that promotes both individual freedom and responsibility
  • Strong team spirit
  • Modern offices and cutting-edge work equipment
  • Flexible working and home office
  • Education and training
  • Work life balance
  • Free drinks and snacks
  • Corporate events
  • Job ticket

Want to join?

If this position excites you and fits your qualifications and professional goals, we look forward to receiving your application.

Please use our online form to apply:

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For questions, please contact us:

exocad GmbH | Christian Agne | Julius-Reiber-Str. 37 | 64293 Darmstadt  | Tel.: +49 6151 6294-133 | E-Mail:

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* The job title does not mean the male variant, but stands for the gender-neutral designation of the profession. People are welcome regardless of gender, origin, sexual orientation and religion.