Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries.
The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment and pharmaceutical products testing and in agroscience CRO services.
It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies.
In addition, Eurofins is one of the key emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing in Europe and the USA.
Group's key figures are approx. 3.8 billion Euros turnover, over 800 laboratories across 47 countries and about 45,000 staff.
The Information Security Consultant will be responsible for reviewing the security architecture of the network, and approving changes to such.
Additionally he / she will drive structural improvements to the network security, cooperating with IT Infrastructure and Operations on a number of projects.
He / she will have access to monitoring tools for the analysis of the network traffic in order to pinpoint and solve structural issues and vulnerabilities in the network setup.
Specific Assignments :
The main responsibilities of the Information Security Consultant are :
Implementing & integrating network security systems;
Review and approve network security architecture and firewall changes;
Contribute to building a defence in depth security architecture that includes security controls across multiple technology stack.
Collaborate with vulnerabilities, security incidents, hardening and SIEM specialists;
Monitor multiple security technologies, analyse event logs, qualify incidents as necessary and identify the occurrence of security related events;
Create remediation suggestions and review remediation effectiveness;
Collaborate with IT Infrastructure and Operations Network team.
Other Assignments :
Support the Associate Director Information Security in day to day activities;
Occasionally perform reviews on non-network IT solutions / systems;
Collate data for periodic Information Security Reporting and KPIs.
Eurofins is still building up the Information Security and Business Continuity organization. With documented success of the information security organization, local as well as international opportunities for further development of the candidate will materialize.
Minimum 3-7 years of professional consulting or enterprise experience as a :
Network Security Engineer;
Cyber resilience specialist;
General Systems or Network Administrator.
Strong experience in network security monitoring, incident response and technologies;
Strong understanding of network security principles and protocols;
Knowledge of Network Security Policy Management and Firewall Management solutions (e.g. Tufin);
Experienced in the following security technologies : firewall, VPN, remote access, IDS / IPS, threat management, web content filtering, DDOS protection, Web Application Firewall (WAF;
Experienced in configuration and networking technologies e.g. SCCM, TCP / IP, Juniper;
Ability to solve problems and troubleshoot complex issues;
Ability to document technical details clearly and concisely.
Relevant Information Security Certifications such as OSCP, CISM, CISSP, CEH or CompTIA Security+;
Good MS Excel and Sharepoint skills;
Personal profile :
Very good English communication skills (concise writing and orally convincing).
Independent self-propelled collaborator;
Ability to work in a complex international environment.
Eager to learn and continuously develop personal and technical capabilities.
Education required :
B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Information Technology or Information Security;
Languages : fluent English;
Driving License : Yes
Very attractive, multicultural and friendly work environment in fast-growing international company (more than 45 000 employees now);
Possibility to grow and make the next step in your professional career and self-development;
Long-term relationship and competitive salary package and bonus;
Medical and life insurance, MyBenefit system;
Permanent contract from the very beginning;
Possibility of Home Office (up to 20% of time);
Flexible working hours.