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Danaher Corporation Global Product Security Manager (Medical) d/f/m in Mannheim, Germany

For over 170 years, Leica Microsystems has helped shape the future by developing groundbreaking optical and digital solutions. As a global leader, we’re driven by continuous improvement to excite our customers and to create the best work environment for our people. Customer focus, innovation, and teamwork are at the core of our culture and the foundation of our success.

Leica Microsystems is one of the market leaders in the fields of microscopy, imaging, and analysis. We reveal the invisible and empower our customers to create a better and healthier world. Together with our customers, we transform scientific discovery. We empower surgeons to take well-informed decisions in life-changing procedures. We enable users to gain insights which help answer key questions concerning development and engineering. All of this is achieved with the combination of cutting-edge microscopes and AI-based image analysis.

Want to be part of a company whose products are part of cutting-edge research around the world? Join Leica Microsystems in our commitment for brilliant solutions and insight.

Leica Microsystems is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

We currently offer the following position in our office in Wetzlar/Germany or Mannheim/Germany which will be hybrid

Global Product Security Manager (Medical) (d/f/m)

Come join a fantastic team! The Product Security Team at Leica Microsystems is an energetic, focused, and dedicated group within the Leica Microsystems R&D organization. Members of the Product Security Team work with each other and with Leica Microsystems product development teams all over the world to bring security solutions and maturity to our customers and stakeholders. Our positive and collaborative culture is productive and inclusive, and consequently a respected and sought-after resource.


  • Advise and inform internal stakeholders on cybersecurity standards, best practices, discovered issues, and maturity progress especially with respect to the medical device industry.

  • Review, refine, and provide training on product security processes and security tool integrations.

  • Partner with product development teams in planning for, and approving secure designs with threat models, risk assessments, and security testing.

  • Continuously monitor for, coordinate response to, and manage discovered vulnerabilities within medical product portfolio and their components.


  • BS/MS degree in STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) or equivalent.

  • Familiar with methods and tools of modern software development on different platforms

  • Long-Term-Experience in, and affinity for, product security development including threat modeling, risk assessment, vulnerability scanning, and security testing.

  • Direct experience working in a regulated security and privacy environment (e.g., under HIPAA, FDA, GDPR); experience working in medical device industry preferred.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills, including fluency in written and spoken English and the ability to work with international teams.

At Leica Microsystems we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part of the time at the Company location identified above and part of the time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Leica Microsystems can provide.


Learn more about what we do and who we are by watching our company video “We Are Leica”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zHmalqMXN4

Are you interested to discover new opportunities in an innovative, team-oriented environment?

Do apply online - we are looking forward to your application!

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.