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Cyber Security and IT Risk Management Specialist

Posted about 1 month ago

Are you an Cyber Security professional seeking your next opportunity?  If so we have a permanent position that may be just for you.  You will be responsible for establishing & continuous improvement of cyber security solutions to prevent attacks both internal and external. Pursues a strong identity & access management for internal applications and cloud based solutions. Continuously monitors IT security risks and mitigation measures and prepares & provides security reports to management. Ensures compliance with IT Security standards like ISO 27001.

Essential Functions:
  • Analyze of security threats, implementation of measures and monitoring of risks for both Operational Technology & Information Technology.
  • Securing applications and IT infrastructure including cloud based services.
  • Assessment of the implementation status of best practices, company policies & information security standards, determines fields of action and plans, conducts and monitors the implementation.
  • Track risks arising from IT infrastructure, applications, and application components. Documents them, pursues mitigation and provides reports to the management.
  • Continuously monitor appropriate ressources for newly discovered security threats and coordinates efforts to reduce imposing risks as soon as possible under consideration of severity and business impact.
  • Provide consultancy for IT and the business partner.
  • Take action to pursue general cyber security awareness in the plant across all business areas.
  • Prepare and conduct security assessments with 3rd parties and takes further action.


  • This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering/Computer Science, Information Technology/Management Information Systems (MIS) or related area or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of five (5) years' of relevant professional experience in the following area(s): IT & Cyber Security, Risk Management, Software Development, IT Continuity Management, IT Project Management
Necessary Skills, Certifications, etc.:
  • Security certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC, etc.)
  • Experience with vulnerability detection
  • Very good analytical skills
  • Conflict management
  • Team player
  • Ability & willingness to continuously learn
Preferred Skills:
  • ITIL
  • Software development
  • German language