Information Security and Infrastructure Manager (m/f/d)

Germany, Hanau
Automotive Catalysts
Information Technology

Posted on 29-01-2022

About Umicore

Reducing harmful vehicle emissions. Giving new life to used metals. Powering the cars of the future. As a global materials and technology group, we apply our specialist knowledge to offer materials and solutions that are essential to everyday life.

About Automotive Catalysts

We all have the right to breathe clean air and at Umicore we are a world leader in the production of emission control catalysts. Our technologies enable on-road and non-road applications, as well as power generation and process industry to meet environmental standards around the world. Our products have prevented billions of tonnes of harmful gases and particles being released into the atmosphere. To enable our customers to produce even cleaner engines and further reduce industrial emissions, we cannot  stand still. We need to find new ways to do things, discover new solutions and develop new ideas. Which is where you come in.

What you will be doing

  • Works with Umicore Corporate IT and with other risk functions to identify security requirements, using methods that may include risk and business impact assessments
  • Works with information security leadership to develop strategies and plans to enforce security requirements and address identified risks
  • Plays an advisory role in application development projects to assess security requirements and controls and to ensure that security controls are implemented as planned
  • Collaborates on critical IT projects to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle
  • Works with Umicore Corporate IT and members of the information security team to identify, select and implement technical controls
  • Develops security processes and procedures, and supports service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are managed and maintained
  • Manages relationship with the audit group. Receives audit findings, and manages the collection of responses and remediation plans with owners
  • Maintains an awareness of existing and proposed security-standard-setting groups, state and federal legislation and regulations pertaining to information security. Identifies regulatory changes that will affect information security policy, standards and procedures, and recommends appropriate changes
  • Coordinates Automotive Catalysis Business Units Infrastructure management topics like planning & approval of technical lifecycle of end user devices, define & coordinate testing security patches for production, lab devices

Who we are looking for

  • Bachelor/Master degree in field of IT/Informatics with several years of professional experience in Information Security area in automotive domain
  • ISO/IEC 27001, TISAX knowledge, audit experience
  • Strong analytical skills to analyze security requirements and relate them to appropriate security controls
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to security controls
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including teamwork, negotiation, conviction and relationship management

What we offer

We aim to lead the way. Not just for our customers, but for our employees too. That is why we strive to create a collaborative environment in which we can all succeed, and a culture through which we can all share ideas, develop our expertise and advance our careers. As you would expect from a world-leading organisation, we will also reward your contribution with a competitive salary and benefits. With all this and more, imagine what you could do?

If my skills can help reduce harmful vehicle emissions, Imagine what you could do?


We look forward to receiving your application!

Please send your application to:

Umicore AG & Co. KG | Erik Steinbrecher | HR Hanau

Rodenbacher Chaussee 4 | 63457 Hanau-Wolfgang

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