Information Security Officer

Standort
Flexible
Bewerbungsfrist bis
22-12-2018
Ref.-Nr.
WD-00071

Do you want to shape the fossil free future?

Vattenfall Business Area Wind is now looking for the right person to fill the position as Information Security Officer. The Information Security Officer is part of the Digitalization team, and reporting to the Director Digitalization. In this position you will play a crucial role in the digital transformation that the BA Wind is undergoing. Wind has clear digital ambitions in order to build its future in the fast changing energy market place, and to enable the growth ambitions of Vattenfall within the renewables area. This requires tangible, future proof and practical designs, optimized processes, information governance, etc.  This way forward, together with increasing needs for maintaining legal and regulatory compliance, puts you in a pivotal position for the success of BA Wind and Vattenfall to unlock our future.

As Information Security Officer in the Digitalization team in Business Area Wind you are responsible for:
 

  • Planning - Evaluate the effectiveness of existing security measures, such as firewalls, password policies and operational controls and measures. Make recommendations to improve operational security based on their assessments and knowledge of current and emerging threats.
  • Policies – Development of policies, procedures and baseline to support the ISMS implementation in BA Wind
  • Training - Responsible for creating and executing information security awareness programs and trainings for employees and managers.
  • Facilitation of Assets Classification (IAC) and security controls selection.
  • Assessment of designs and approval of infrastructure request like WAN/LAN connectivity, telecommunication and remote access  for new wind farm sites.
  • Establishing proactive security scanning's and auditing of vulnerability mitigation.
  • Auditing of BA/BU operational security compliance.
  • Approval of security exceptions: High privileged accounts and web access etc.
  • Updating – Pro-active scanning of new types of cyber-crime or computer malware to help keep security systems up to date.


We are looking for an Information Security Officer who has a relevant University degree Computer Science, Information Management, Enterprise Automation or related field. Your command of English is strong, both verbally and written. In addition, the following qualifications are important for this position:

  • Proven experience in the IT and information security area, preferably including ICS and SCADA
  • Demonstrable experience of implementing new  information and IT security related processes and performing  change management in a complex international organisation with different stakeholders
  • A self-starter who is results oriented and capable of both working independently and in a team set up
  • Experience with implementing an ISMS or working according to ISO/IEC 27001/2 standards
  • A pragmatic business driven attitude, being able to think outside-in, without compromising security
  • Experienced at working in international cross-functional teams and dealing with higher management
  • Minimum of 10 years experience in a information security role and 5 years in the Winds business

Your personal characteristics:

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to explain complex topics in an understandable way to higher and middle management
  • Stress resistant and able to prioritize and focus
  • Good analytical skills
  • Team player with excellent cooperation skills dealing with different cultures in an international setting
  • Consulting skills to advise your stakeholders on the way forward.
  • Good sense of humor
  • Willingness to travel frequently

The BA Wind plays a crucial role in delivering on the strategy of Vattenfall  which is being fossil free in the next generation. BA Wind is the fastest growing business area in Vattenfall. We operate and build on-and offshore wind parks in the UK, Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark. In addition we are also building and operating solar parks and battery solutions in the five countries.
 

Location

The location of this position is Stockholm, Hamburg of Amsterdam
 
More information
We welcome your application in English, includig CV and cover letter via the application button at this page. Last day to apply is December, 22th.
 
We kindly request that you do not send applications by any means other than via our website.
 
For more information about the position or the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Marlies van Heymbeeck, Recruiter, Phone +31 (0)615604138.
 
Our organisation
 

Energy is our contribution to quality of life – day after day. With around 30,000 colleagues Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe. For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society – people like you.

 
The BA Wind plays a crucial role in delivering on the strategy of Vattenfall  which is being fossil free in the next generation. BA Wind is the fastest growing business area in Vattenfall. We operate and build on-and offshore wind parks in the UK, Sweden, the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark. In addition we are also building and operating solar parks and battery solutions in the five countries.
 
At Vattenfall we are convinced that diversity contributes to build a more profitable and attractive company and we strive to be good role model regarding diversity. Vattenfall works actively for all employees to have the same opportunities and rights regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, transgender identity or expression, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation


We look forward to your application!