Information Security Specialist (m/f/d)

Job Description

A passion for security. 

Our cyber security specialists are true professionals in terms of thinking outside the box. They explore every possibility when it comes to effective ways of deceiving, circumventing, and weakening IT systems so that they can protect them even more successfully. To this end, they ask questions that have no answers yet and look for gaps where hardly anyone would suspect them. This is crucial for digitalization! Join our team and we will foster your continuing professional development and an exchange with colleagues from all over the world. So you may specialize or develop your knowledge as a generalist. One thing is certain: your ideas will not be filed away, but almost always find their way into company practice. Worldwide.

What are my responsibilities?
  • You protect Siemens critical IT assets (IT systems, applications and data) by identifying security issues, evaluating security risks and recommending strong protection solutions
  • You actively support the Chief Cybersecurity Officers with the development of protection concepts for Siemens business IT assets, following a holistic approach to cover all protection aspects 
  • You support effective and efficient implementation of the Asset Classification & Protection (ACP) process for specified IT assets with strong infrastructure dependencies. In alignment with the conducted Business Impact Assessments of data, applications, systems and services while considering business requirements as well
  • You bridge between technical specialists and management level by clearly explaining technical risks to management and making business risks transparent. You recommend appropriate measures to fix protection issues and reduce risks to an acceptable level
  • You consult Siemens cybersecurity community and business units on all security aspects to implement developed protection concepts and keep security measures in place
What do I need to qualify for this job?
  • University degree in computer science, IT security or related fields
  • Several years (>3 years) experience in IT with focus on audit and cybersecurity
  • General knowledge of cybersecurity standards (ISO27001, NIST). Appropriate trainings in multiple security areas and certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CRISC) are a plus
  • Experience as consultant in international IT projects with English communication in the team and with customers  
  • Knowledge in security assessments of IT systems and threat & risk based evaluation of protection controls (e.g. Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange, DNS, Data Center, Storage, Firewalls, Proxy, WAN, LAN, SD-WAN, Network Security, Remote Access)
  • Solution oriented thinking, remarkable analytical skills, and excellent team working is mandatory
  • You speak and write fluently in English and German. Good interpersonal skills and attention to details round up your profile.

What we offer. 
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a global standard
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth 
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Share matching programs to become a shareholder of Siemens AG
  • Find more benefits here
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences. 

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

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Organization: Cybersecurity

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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