IT Risk & Security Officer
What does the role involve?
As an IT Risk & Security Officer, you assess threats and mitigations to
create transparency on the management of IT & Security risks and ensure Hilti's IT risk posture is in line with the defined risk appetite. You own and develop the governance framework, sensitize the organization to IT Risk & Security topics, and strongly contribute to the enterprise-wide Cybersecurity strategy, from chip to cloud. You stay current with the threat landscape, follow up, and provide guidance and advice on all IT Risk & Security matters across the company. You work closely with architects to ensure effective risk mitigation across our applications. As a trusted advisor and thought leader, you promote good practices, standards and mitigation measures, and explain Cybersecurity risk scenarios within the business context. You track IT Risk & Cybersecurity Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and coordinate response to security-related incidents, acting as a key liaison with upper-level management. You communicate to all stakeholders within the organization, from the IT engineering teams up to the Executive Board, in an audience adapted way.
What you need is:
You hold a MSc in Cybersecurity or Computer Science. As nice to have, you hold a specialist certification (CISSP, CISA, S+, ISO 2700X, ...)
You have minimum four (4) years' experience in Information/Cybersecurity and Cybersecurity Architecture
You have hands-on experience in at least one IT engineering domain (e.g. Clients, Network, Applications)
You combine a strong analytical skillset with knowledge and experience in Cybersecurity
You are creative, positive and open-minded and enjoy multinational environments
You have a can-do attitude and a demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a global team setting.
You have excellent oral & written communication skills
You are fluent in English (verbal and written), bilingual preferred