Senior Deployment Manager Cybersecurity

  • Job category IT
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10017290
  • Location Heerlen
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Interim/independent
  • Industry IT & Telecom, Industrial, Food, Feed, Pharma

About this vacancy

The Cybersecurity Research and Development program within DSM is looking for one or two Senior Deployment Manager(s) Cybersecurity.

Job description

In this position, the Deployment manager will lead the Cybersecurity implementation on several R&D sites. The Deployment manager will report to the Global Program Director CSRD Sietse van der Sluis. This program aims to create Cybersecurity awareness and build cyber resilience amongst the departments’ employees, while at the same time provide the technological controls to reduce cybersecurity risks.

The Deployment manager will work in close cooperation with the CyberSecurity (CSRD) program guidelines and the Cybersecurity Leads on site, local Change Champions, various internal stakeholders and the program’s Communications manager.

The Deployment manager will have a crucial role in assuring that the RT&D organization embeds Cybersecurity in a sustainable manner during Get and Stay Clean.

DSM offers a temporary, full-time position for the duration of a year, with the possibility to extend. 


Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led company in Health, Nutrition & Bioscience, applying science to improve the health of people, animals and the planet. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM’s products and solutions address some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders - customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM and its associated companies employ approximately 23,000 people around the world and deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion. 

Offer description

You will be employed by YER and seconded to DSM, we offer:

  • Good employee benefits
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies

Freelancers also welcome to apply!

Candidate profile

DSM asks for a (Senior) Cybersecurity Deployment manager with experience in a complex, international, multicultural environment.

Experience with IT and Cybersecurity architecture, stakeholder management, employee engagement, behavioural change and digital communication, as well as fluency in English, are also prerequisites for this position as well as previous DSM experience.