Security Awareness Consultant

  • Aanbod Excellent remuneration
  • Functiegroep IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8436200
  • Locatie Veldhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche High Tech

Over deze vacature

We are looking for a Security Awareness Consultant for ASML!


The IT Security Awareness Consultant will be responsible for:

  • Support the design and execution of Security Awareness campaigns
  • Design and maintain Security Publication sites
  • Organize Security Awareness Events
  • Support IT Security Competence Centre communications, like publishing Security articles and newsletters
  • Organize Security Awareness Sessions
  • Support in developing Security Awareness materials, such as Posters, Infographics, Video's, etc.
  • Support in developing Security Awareness training

Report on Security Awareness key performance indicators.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the Senior IT Security Specialist, Policy & Awareness in designing, executing and reporting on the IT Security Awareness Program
  • Communicate ASML security policies, standards and requirements so that ASML employees (and externals) know, understand and show secure behaviour
  • Positively engage employees, to include focusing on changing behaviours both at home and at work. Ultimately, we want our employees to demonstrate the same secure behaviours regardless of where they are or the devices they are using


ASML is a successful Dutch high-tech enterprise that produces complex lithography systems used by chip manufacturers in the production of integrated circuits. ASML is at the cutting edge of this technology and delivers systems to all the world's leading chip manufacturers. ASML's employees are among the most creative talents in the fields of physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechanical engineering and software. Every day they collaborate in close-knit multidisciplinary teams in which members listen to and learn from one another and exchange ideas. It is the ideal environment for professional development and personal growth.

ASML is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to ASML. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • 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


Essential skills and Experience (key competencies)

  • You have a minimum of 2 years work experience in communication/IT Security awareness assignments
  • You take initiative, are pro-active and result driven
  • You are fluent in English and preferably in Dutch
  • You have strong analytical skills, are precise and practical and you are flexible when needed
  • You have the ability to function in a highly dynamic, demanding environment, as a team player with the ability to work independently
  • You have the ability to form complex 'communications/messages' in a simple, clear and concise manner to the various communities within our organization
  • You apply basic knowledge of IT security and risk mitigation principles, theories, and techniques in your daily work
  • You have the ability to manage and maintain an organization wide communications program over the longer term
  • You display practical knowledge of different message distribution techniques to ensure that end user communities understand and continually apply the required behavioural change necessary to reduce the 'human factors' risk
  • You have the ability to communicate and align with the activities of other professionals across sectors
  • You are able to think creative and understand the audience to produce engaging materials in a variety of formats and media

Certifications and/or membership

  • Academic qualifications are an advantage, but not a substitute for professional experience
  • Valid industry certifications such as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) are a plus
  • Experience in ISO 27001 or equivalent are a plus
  • You are in possession of a valid work permit for The Netherlands

Working relations

  • External: Security Awareness & Training Vendors, Industry Peers and Forums
  • Internal: ASML Sectors, Internal Communications, IT and (IT) Security Functions (Operations and Infrastructure, Corporate Risk Management)