Security Risk Consultant

  • Vakgebied IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10002646
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche IT & Telecom

Over deze vacature

Within the ASML CISO department, the Security Office (SO) acts as the hub for all information relating to project & portfolio management of Information Security initiatives. The SO also supports IT/IS governance by introducing PPM/Portfolio SAFe guidelines and best practices and encouraging their adoption by the organisation.

Job Mission

The SO Risk Analyst is responsible for analysing and improving the IT portfolio of Information Security (IS) initiatives on risk related topics and its associated governance processes. He/she acts as an advisor to IT leaders on PPM)/SAFe with regard to risks. Additionally, the role will be expected to plan and execute the merger of separate existing risk registers into one ASML Security Risk Register instance to be managed centrally. He/she reports to the Risk Manager.


This expert role will be accountable for the following:

  • Overseeing the IS Portfolio of initiatives regarding Risks
  • Analyse project and portfolio data, develop metrics & benchmarks, and provide insightful reporting to support management decisions
  • Ensure a rigorous follow-up of all initiatives and their compliance with data quality and governance standards
  • Perform Risks analysis, assess the coherence and dependencies and propose mitigating measures
  • Maintain IS Portfolio evolutions regarding risks
  • Participate in the improvement of project and portfolio management methodologies when it concerns Risks
  • Plan and execute the merger of separate existing risk registers into one ASML Security Risk Register instance to be managed centrally
  • Support processes and standards of documentation activities in a centralised as well as on knowledge base
  • Act as a liaison, jointly with the Risk Manager, between business departments and CISO/SO by educating stakeholders about risk practices and identifying areas for improvement


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.


  • 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



  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience (e.g. project management, PMO support, business analysis)


  • Experience working in a PMO group is strongly preferred
  • Experience working within an IT department; having worked in a CISO department is strongly preferred
  • Expert-level knowledge of Excel required, macro programming experience preferred
  • Expert-level knowledge of collaboration tools (e.g. SharePoint, Teams, Confluence, JIRA)
  • Expert-level knowledge of PowerPoint required for creating dashboards and reports
  • Strong understanding of project management and IT governance (e.g. SAFe, Agile/Scrum, ISO27001, PMBoK, ITIL)

Personal skills

  • Bilingual (English/Dutch)
  • Ability to hit the ground running and come with proposals from day one
  • Great communication skills
  • Highly motivated and with demonstrable leadership attributes
  • Outstanding analytical and critical thinking skills, focused on Risks
  • Extremely diligent and attentive to details
  • Effective communicator at all levels with excellent writing skills
  • Ability to cope under pressure and balancing multiple priorities