Senior IT Security Manager (m/f/d)

 StepStone ·  09.07.2019 ·  Verl ·  Arvato Infoscore GmbH

Let's be honest, finance is complicated. So we at Arvato Financial Solutions are proud to be guiding international as well as renowned local companies through the complex world of cash flows. Whether our customers sell shoes in e-commerce or offer telecommunications services, our services ensure efficient credit management for the best possible financial performance. Our approximately 7,500 employees solve new challenges in payments and complex data riddles every day, and do so cleverly, analytically and with an eye for every little detail as that is our DNA. We are seeking colleagues who want to take an active part in this - whether they are young professional, IT specialists, data analysts, advisers, managers or lateral entrants. And thanks to our presence in around 20 countries with a focus on Europe and America, there will usually be the right job available nearby. Innovate Yourself.

Reports into the Group CIO and is responsible for the development of the IT Security Strategy

Group mandate to implement the IT Security Strategy

Alignment of security strategy with Bertelsmannand and with the Bertelsmann Security Operating Center (SOC) and data centers

Coordination of security topics with business area IT heads, AFS CISO, local IT heads, security and process experts to ensure overall network and system security

Provide IT security consultancy for application security and infrastructure security (especially AD, Windows, Cloud, O365)

Ability to develop and implement group wide IT security standards and best practices for more than 30 local legal entities worldwide

Research the latest information technology security trends.

Rollout tools to monitor our networks security and investigate findings

Ensure the up-date of components (servers, end user PCs, software, firewall, etc.) across the group

Ensure that IT security audits and penetration tests are run in agreed intervals

Assist the transformation from on premise solutions to the cloud from an IT security perspective

Works well in a decentralized environment and matrix organization with a clear mandate

Excellent communicator and coordinator

Sound technical and broad IT security knowledge

IT security generalist (Network, architecture, workplace, etc.) instead of specialist

Self-organized and motivated

Minimum of five years working experience in IT security, IT security consulting or related field

Open and welcoming of business travelling

Fluent in English

Fluent in German is a plus

More information at . Are you already convinced? Then we look forward to your online application with salary expectations and the earliest possible start date.


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