IT Security Manager

  • Job category IT
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10011773
  • Location Utrecht
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry IT & Telecom

About this vacancy

At this vacancy you'll be in the front line of defence for the safety of the digital information. You'll be working with Tech and Management teams to secure and define the Groups IT security goals. You'll be leading the design, implementation and monitoring of the IT security tools, processes and policies. The goal is to bring down the security risks and threats to ensure the continuity of the business.

Job description

What you will be doing:

  • Leads security incident management and action potential threats or breaches;
  • Create and maintain IT security standards; user access, cryptography, security monitoring, platform and software security;
  • Provide input for design and implement short and long term strategic plans for IT security, based on business and architecture requirements;
  • Work with respective business units to identify IT security needs and design short term and long term roadmaps;
  • Lead incident management processes and/or serving as an Incident Commander for key security issues;
  • Evaluate new security technologies for feasibility and implementation possibilities;
  • Lead and direct the implementation of new security systems, processes and policies;
  • Manages and monitors security tools to detect security risks, vulnerabilities, threats and intrusions;
  • Evaluates performance of security vendors and systems and takes appropriate actions to ensure continuous improvement.


For a good relationship in the area of Utrecht, active in the service provider sector, we are looking for an IT Security Manager. Technology is the backbone of this organization, exactly the reason why security is as important as technology itself.

Offer description

What you'll receive:

  • gross monthly salary up to €8000,-
  • willing to invest in you and your future with a personal budget for courses etc.;
  • 25 days vacation leave;
  • Pension agreement;

Candidate profile

What you should bring to the table:

  • minimum of a bachelor degree;
  • experience with IT Security Standards, such as: ISO27001, NIST, CoBIT, OWASP, PCI;
  • experience with understanding of system flow charts, data processing concepts and communications principles;
  • experience with IT Security in Cloud based solutions;
  • good communicative skills for stakeholder management;