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At Gentherm, we say, “It’s about the person.” We’re with you on a cold winter day when you turn on your heated seat and steering wheel or helping manage patient body temperature in the operating room, recovering room or intensive care units. We take a human approach with everything we do.


As the global leader in thermal management technologies we embrace the opportunity to create and deliver extraordinary thermal solutions that make meaningful differences in everyday life. We do this by improving health, wellness, comfort and energy efficiency.


We embrace an entrepreneurial spirit and combine that with our global leadership to deliver results. Working at Gentherm provides you the opportunity to not only shape the future of the automotive and medical industries, but also influence your career throughout the company. You will be engaged, challenged and inspired by our team to deliver leading thermal technologies that positively impact lives around the world.

Cloud Security Architect




We are seeking a Cloud Security Architect who is passionate about their work and making a difference. This person will have with a proven track record of utilizing solid business knowledge and expert technical experience in security to help develop strategy, roadmap and execution of our cloud security program as well as mature our existing on-premise security operations. This highly visible, high impact role will partner with the Chief Information Officer and members of the IT staff on a daily basis; as well as interact with company leadership and Gentherm’s Board of Directors on a periodic basis through ongoing review of the IT Security framework for the company. This person plays a critical role in  directly influencing how decisions relating to privacy, security, governance, policy enforcement, and compliance recommendations are made especially those relating to the expansion of our global on-premise manufacturing footprint and evolution of our cloud architecture. This is a position with a high degree of autonomy, candidate must be able to prioritize competing tasks and initiatives and follow through to completion.





  • Develop next-generation cloud security framework, governance, and policies
  • Architect Gentherm’s transformation roadmap from current IT security tools to streamlined desired future state.
  • Implement Microsoft Defender ATP, End Point Protection (Intune), MFA and SSPR
  • Evaluate Microsoft E5 Security capabilities and right-size solution for our environment
  • Manage ongoing security operations of multiple locations
  • Oversees security awareness initiatives related to cloud and collaboration platforms




  • Participate in IT security and governance meetings
  • Mentor other Security system analysts to develop their skills and guide where appropriate.  Assist in staffing processes as Gentherm continues to grow its global footprint.
  • Act as a subject matter expert on the implementation and capabilities of existing security controls
  • Coordinate and address security related concerns for manufacturing and office systems
  • Collaborate with our enterprise architect, engineering, IT management, and other stakeholders on IT security related matters
  • Coordinates with corporate legal to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations
  • Serve as a key partner from due diligence and beyond, for any acquisitions that Gentherm performs.
  • Provide systems integration guidance and a run book for Security Information & Event Management (SEIM) and Azure ATP alerts


  • 4 Years’ experience in a security engineering or technology architecture role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems, information technology, or a similar field;
  • Experience working with common information security, compliance, and audit frameworks, e.g., ISO 27001/27002, ISO 27017/27018, NIST, SSAE, PCI DSS.
  • Demonstrated track record of successful technical delivery of Information Technology and Information Security projects by working directly with key business stakeholders, executives, and project teams.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate complex security-related matters into business terms that are readily understood by colleagues.
  • Strong communication skills.  Ability to present technical analysis, both written and verbal, effectively to all levels of the company. 
  • Program management skills and solution support for security transformation/implementation programs
  • A continual learner who will work along side the global Gentherm team to design/configure/implement robust solutions.
  • Strong up-to-date technical and hands-on knowledge & experience in current attack methods and approaches to detect and defend against attacks, expertise in Microsoft Cloud Suite, Cortex and Cloud security preferred.
  • Solid understanding of security best practices, RSA, Web Application Firewalls (WAF), Network security, Networking controls (Firewall, VPN, Proxy, AV, SIEM, etc.).
  • Available for off hours support as needed.


  • Eight years in a security engineering and architectural role with advanced experience in data access controls (ABAC/RBAC), IAM technologies, and policy management.
  • Post-graduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems, information technology, or a similar field
  • Subject-matter expertise across the identity and access management space as it relates to both cloud-based and on-premise technologies, and the relationship between the architectures.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing Microsoft Defender ATP for End Point Protection, Azure MFA, Azure Advanced Threat Protection, Conditional Access Deployment, MCAS, and MFA
  • Proven implementation of on-prem and cloud security models, particularly identity, network, and encryption
  • Experience with Enterprise Mobility and Security Suite (EM+S), Azure Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), Azure Information Protection (AIP), Intune, and conditional access design
  • Configure native Office data loss prevention (“DLP”) sensitivity types as required
  • Experience with Palo Alto Networking equipment, GlobalProtect VPN, PAN-OS
  • Experience with Security incidents, ServiceNow Tickets (SNOW)
  • Demonstrated experience communicating technical information to business clients
  • Demonstrated experience addressing IP of company information with external parties



  • Deliver Results
    • Understand the mission and output of your team; set SMART objectives and deliver
  • Drive Change
    • Focus on agility and commitment to continuous improvement; Understand and act on internal and external drivers of change
  • Build Capability
    • Foster a culture of learning and development; Support individual growth through continuous feedback to achieve personal and professional goals
  • Cultivate Innovation
    • Openly embrace, create, implement and support new and innovative ideas, processes and technology that deliver business results




All positions in our office require interaction with people and technology while either standing or sitting. In order to best service our customers, internal and external, all associates must be able to communicate face-to-face and on the phone with or without reasonable accommodation. Gentherm is committed to compliance with its obligations under all applicable state and federal laws prohibiting employment discrimination. In keeping with this commitment, it attempts to reasonably accommodate applicants and employees in accordance with the requirements of the disability discrimination laws. It also invites individuals with disabilities to participate in a good faith, interactive process to identify reasonable accommodations that can be made without imposing an undue hardship.


Gentherm is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Custom Field 1:  7461

Northville, MI, US, 48167

Country/Region:  US

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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