Cybersecurity Engineer (possibility of 100% home office)

Randstad HR Solutions s.r.o.

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia (Job with occasional home office)
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 2 500 EUR/month+ yearly bonus

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

At Merck, we are looking for a Cybersecurity Engineer to be part of a global Cyber Security Engineering team.

Your role: Do you see vulnerabilities in applications and systems supporting business operations? We welcome your ideas and together our team will work to identify, test, and deploy cyber security platforms to stay ahead of existing, new, and merging threats. In this deeply technical and hands-on role, you will be a vital team member of the global security engineering team.

- You will research and develop new capabilities in cyber security platforms, tools, and techniques that enhance the defense and resilience of current and future cyber security systems.
- You will be working with state-of-the-art technology and tooling.
- You will be responsible for but not limited to maintaining and developing the security platform's architecture, configuration, resilience, and availability to the other cyber security teams.
- You will correlate available threat information and identify mitigations.
- You will partner with other engineers to develop, deploy and maintain cyber defense systems and verify and validates deployed defenses against evolving threats to cyber and cyber-physical systems.

Employee perks, benefits

• Fixed salary - according to your experience + yearly bonus.
• A varied package of benefits (meal vouchers, days off, cafeteria, multisport, English courses, supplementary pension insurance, and more).
• Professional growth, education, and business-relevant training opportunities.

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Chemical industry, manufacture of pharmaceutical products

A career at Merck is an ongoing journey of discovery, we are shaping how the world lives, works, and plays through next-generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics.

We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services, and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive, and cosmetics industries.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- 1-2 years of relevant work experience, Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, physics/math, or related discipline.
- Fluent in the English language.
- Recently completed coursework providing an understanding and application of standard principles, theories, concepts, and techniques in Cyber Security.
- Experience coding in Python and/or system administration background.
- Hands-on experience with SIEM or SOAR or DLP products is an advantage.


Brief description of the company

Randstad is the second largest HR services provider in the world and has number 1 position in many countries. Our 28,000 employees work in 4,587 branches and inhouse locations to employ almost 567 700 people on daily basis.

Company’s services range from regular temporary staffing and permanent placing, to Inhouse services, search & selection, and HR solutions.

We are driven by our core values ‘to know, to serve, to trust’. We need to understand the present and future needs of our clients and candidates. The better we know our clients and candidates, the better we can match their needs and exceed their expectations.

Number of employees

150-199 employees


Contact person: Veronika Michaličková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 4429099  Datum zveřejnění: 20.9.2022  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 2 500 EUR/month