Information Security Officer (m/f/d) - Job Nürnberg - Exasol Career

Information Security Officer (m/f/d)

Exasol is one of the most exciting software companies in Europe, technology leader in the big data ecosystem and is looking for the best employees to continue driving our company forward. We are looking for a Information Security Officer (m/f/d) to support our continuous growth in Nuremberg at the earliest opportunity.

Overview of the role:

  • You lead and oversee all aspects of our cybersecurity program to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data processed using information security standards and approved industry best practices.
  • You implement and manage the ISO 27001 based Information Security Management System at Exasol.
  • You compile the overarching security goals for the organization.
  • You develop the list of requirements from interested parties and monitor their implementation.
  • You coordinate risk assessments and business impact analysis, the creation of response plans and testing.
  • You develop and propose information security guidelines and policies.
  • You monitor compliance with policies and requirements regarding information security.
  • You create awareness on information security on all organizational levels.
  • You develop documentation and trainings for teams.
  • You receive, coordinate response to and analyze security incidents to prevent damage and their recurrence.
  • You propose security improvements and measures, budget and resources required.
  • You drive proactive solutions to minimize security exposures and mitigate risks.
  • You develop, refine and ensure adherence to security best practices.
  • You monitor outsourced services compliance to established security requirements.
  • You lead security and compliance reporting.
  • You ensure that agreed actions are performed.
  • You communicate security related information to company leaders and customer.
  • You advise top management on all security matters.

Who are you?

  • You have a degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • You have at least 3 years of working experience as Information Security Officer in an ISO 27001 certified environment.
  • You have ISO 27001 related certifications.
  • You have a strong background in information technology with a clear understanding of the challenges of information security.
  • You have a good background in GDPR.
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities to identify and fix security risks.
  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills to build understanding and awareness of security issues throughout the organization.
  • You have good team working skills to develop security solutions in collaboration with the Exasol team.
  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle is a big plus.
  • You have very good written and spoken German and English language skills.

What about Exasol Information Management team?

  • I´m Robert Holzwarth and leading the Information Management.
  • I love Exasol for the exceptional team spirit and the great potential of our product and our company.
  • Openness and transparency are very important to me - they are the foundation for success.
If you think you are one of the best, we look forward to your detailed application. Please tell us why you want to join Exasol and why you would be a great fit for our company. Please add your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date.
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Scope of activities
IT and software development
Neumeyerstraße 22-26, 90411 Nürnberg, Germany
Employment type
Full time


Exasol Group
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Neumeyerstr. 22-26
90411 Nuremberg

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