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Principal Product Cybersecurity Engineer

Req ID:  6636

Working Location: COLORADO, GOLDEN 

Workplace Flexibility: Hybrid

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.


Olympus, a leading medical technology company, has focused on making people’s lives better for over 100 years.

Our Purpose is to make people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling.


Our Core Values are reflected in all we do: Integrity – Empathy – Agility – Unity – Long-Term View


We deliver on our purpose and our core values by staying True to Life.

Job Description

Under direction of the Executive Director of Systems Engineering, this position is responsible for leading the cybersecurity design, development, documentation and execution of product design and test strategies and meet the published system requirements and are compliant with Quality System Regulations.

Job Duties

  • Coordinates and drives product development and implementation teams in the requirements, specification, development, verification, and deployment of security measures in new, currently marketed, and legacy products, which run Linux or Windows operating systems.
  • Proposes solutions and defines the technical direction for product security development efforts. Shares responsibility for ensuring secure architecture designs.
  • Owns the development and execution of security plans and product security specifications for new products.
  • Performs vulnerability scans on software prior to release.
  • Leads cybersecurity risk management activities, including threat modeling and vulnerability assessments. Works with the product team to specify risk controls based on the calculated CVSS scores.
  • Participates in design and code reviews to identify security-related issues and recommends design changes as appropriate.
  • Assists development teams in penetration and fuzz testing of new products containing software.
  • Implements security code and configuration within products and supporting infrastructure.
  • Responsible for customer-facing product security documents such as MDS2 forms (Manufacturer Disclosure Statement for Medical Device Security).
  • Provides support on product security issues and questions that are escalated to Engineering.
  • Develops awareness of security concerns, shares best engineering practices, and creates/updates procedures to ensure compliance.
  • Assists with creating and maintaining facility-level procedures and work instructions for the cybersecurity program.
  • Coordinates the response to cybersecurity incidences.
  • Supports product teams in implementing and verifying security measures by providing guidance, helping to establish security measures, and applying appropriate tools.
  • Champions continued improvement of security-related processes and tools. Collaborates with other facilities and corporate to facilitate improvements.
  • Provides training on product security to internal teams.
  • Continuously expands knowledge and expertise in cybersecurity.
  • Remains abreast of the evolving regulatory guidance, legislation, and industry standards applicable to medical device and healthcare IT cybersecurity (e.g., CVSS, ISO, IEC, NIST, AAMI, FDA, HIPAA, GDPR, DoD RMF guidance/standards).
  • Identifies and evaluates new technologies and tools related to security.
  • Proposes solutions and helps define the future technical direction for product security.

Job Qualifications


  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Computer Networking, and other related fields. Cybersecurity Bootcamp graduates with a bachelor’s degree in other areas will be considered
  • Minimum 9 years of professional experience within Information Technology, Software Development or related field. Must have proven Linux and networking/infrastructure experience.
  • Minimum 7 years of working knowledge and understanding of security engineering, system and network security, authentication and application security. Including multiple combinations of the following: Software development processes and secure coding; Developing security procedures and product security specifications; Secure web and server-side application development Identity management, authentication, DDKG, cryptography, and encryption, including data encryption in transfer and at rest; System administration and network security, including firewalls, VPNs, SSH, Site-to-Site tunnels, and network certificates Vulnerability/penetration testing TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols.



  • General knowledge of medical device standards, security standards and test methods.
  • Strong Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Self-motivated person that can work individually and lead team projects.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly both in written and oral communications.
  • Ability to analyze technical requirements and develop well-structured solutions.


** The anticipated base pay range for this full-time position working at this location is $110,000 to $154,000 per year, plus potential for annual bonus (subject to plan eligibility and other requirements). Olympus considers a variety of factors when determining actual compensation for this position, including level of experience, working location, and relevant education and certifications.



Why join Olympus?

Here, people matter—our health, our happiness, and our lives.

  • Competitive salaries, annual bonus and 401(k)* with company match
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Visions coverage effective on start date
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Free virtual live and on-demand wellness classes
  • Work-life balance supportive culture with hybrid and remote roles
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
  • Volunteering and charitable donation match programs
  • Diversity & Inclusion Programs including Colleague Affinity Networks
  • On-Site Child Daycare, Café, Fitness Center**

*US Only

**Limited locations


We care about your health and financial well-being and offer the resources you need to feel vital, confident and ready for wherever life takes you. Learn more about our benefit offerings at

The anticipated base pay range for this full-time position working at this location is $110,025.00 - $154,034.00 / year, plus potential for annual bonus (subject to plan eligibility and other requirements). Olympus considers a variety of factors when determining actual compensation for this position ncluding: level of experience, working location, and relevant education and certifications. 

About us:

Our Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients and their safety.


Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Olympus employs more than 31,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries and regions. Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,200 employees throughout locations in North and South America.  For more information, visit


Olympus is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace

We recognize diversity in people, views and lifestyle choices and emphasize the importance of inclusion and mutual respect. We strive to continue to foster empathy and unity in the workplace so that our employees can fully contribute and thrive.


Let’s realize your potential, together.

It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Colorado (US-CO) || Golden || 

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Job Segment: Testing, Medical Device Engineer, R&D Engineer, Systems Engineer, Computer Science, Technology, Engineering

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