IT Security Manager to Vienna

Global Blue Slovakia s. r. o.

Place of work
Vienna, Austria
Contract type
Wage (gross)
4 000 EUR/month14th salaries + 10% bonus

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

IT Security Manager

Nature and aim of the position:
The IT Security Manager will provide security services as part of the IT Security team. The team reviews and covers a wide range of products, initiatives and projects in respect to security, compliance, governance and risk management in close collaboration and with core infrastructure, product and processing teams in the Global Blue group.

Main duties and responsibilities:
Support the internal stakeholders in delivering secure IT systems
Participate in and contribute to the corporate SOX and PCI DSS compliance programs by
governing and executing internal IT controls, evaluation of the design and operational effectiveness, determining the exposure to risk and developing remediation strategies
performing regular internal IT audit validation and definition of improvements for short fallings
review, evaluate, and test application security controls
provide recommendations and guidance on identified security and/or control risks
Support the team in day-2-day security activities
participate in the change management process
test and identify network and system vulnerabilities incl. coordination, tracking and remediation of identified weaknesses
operate and improve the SPLUNK security toolset in regards to security relevant events
Develop a strong understanding of business and system processes
Communicate complex technical issues in simplified terms to the relevant staff
Document from time to time system architecture and advise on security best practice

Reporting and collaboration:
The holder of the position will report solid-line to the AVP IT Security
The holder of the position will work within the IT Security team
The holder of the position will closely collaborate with various IT departments such as I&O, Product Management, Internal Audit or Finance
The position has a external visibility within the GB group

Employee perks, benefits

Our Offer
International environment, inspiring and highly motivated colleagues with more than 35 nationalities where English is the official working language
State of the art office environment well connected to the public transportation system
Flexible working time and distance/remote work to protect health of our employees and their families during the pandemic situation.
Other benefits: well-being including discount for gym, meal vouchers, language courses, company doctor etc.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

IT, Computer Science,

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

ITIL framework - advanced

Number of years of experience

IT Security

Personality requirements and skills

Key Competencies:
Strong experience in IT general controls environment
Some experience in a SOX, ISO or PCI DSS compliance organization
At least one of the above certified is a strong plus
Clear understanding of IT audit methodologies
Strong attention to details with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skill and attitude
Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Experience in financial service and/or payment companies preferred
Experience of engaging with stakeholders at all levels (incl. C-level) of seniority to help them understand their business propositions security and risk profile that needs to be addressed

Preferable skills and competencies:
Industry proofed knowledge and experience on IT audit
Strong and profound knowledge on technology products and its functions
ITIL certified
PCI DSS Professional (or ISO27k series) preferred
or the willingness to get trained on fast track on one of the both
Ability to interface with business IT project teams, utilizing consulting and negotiating skills
Ability to undertake and complete tasks independently, meet schedules and delivery timelines, and to move swiftly from concepts and theory to action
Written communication skills for use in preparing formal documentation, policies, standards and training material
Verbal skills that include the ability to clearly articulate thoughts and to deliver presentation and training to all levels
Fluent English language - both verbal and written

Education and qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Economics or equivalent

3+ years of experience
Preferable in a multinational environment


Brief description of the company

Global Blue is the expert on international traveller shopping and spending. Today, the strength of our organisation and global presence enables us to provide over 63 000 travellers with Tax Free Shopping services every single day and we quickly became the global leader in Tax Free Shopping, facilitating the process for both merchants and shoppers.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Global Blue
Handelskai 92
1200 Vienna


Kontaktní osoba: Ing. Hana Krčová
Tel.: 066488699772
E-mail: poslat životopis
ID: 4099753  Datum zveřejnění: 9.6.2021  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 4 000 EUR/month