Vacancy detail Manager Security Operations

Location: Utrecht
Experience: Professional
Job field: Technology
Employement: Fulltime
Expiration date: Ongoing

Protecting our customer data and our assets with a clear vision.

This is what you do for our customer
You will work on the technologies of tomorrow, today. Even though communication services are a given part of our lives, they continuously evolve to become even more sophisticated, containing more and more personal and financial data, at an astonishing rate. As a result, it is of utmost importance to protect our customers’ data according the latest security standards and policies, and beyond.

This is how you do it

  • You (pro) actively manage the security run team for VodafoneZiggo, in close co-operation with its mother companies and third parties
  • You manage the relation and contract with the outsourced SOC
  • You are part of the VodafoneZiggo Technology Security management team
  • You are actively involved in shaping and defining the VodafoneZiggo technology security roadmap
  • You ensure that our logging and monitoring capabilities are state of the art
  • You are responsible for managing and continuously improving the detect, respond, and recover parts in reference to the NIST security framework
  • You keep up to the latest developments in how best to secure our technical infrastructure, not only by technical security controls but with input to our security policies and processes as well
  • You ensure reporting on the effectiveness of the implemented controls
  • You will set up and maintain a network inside and outside VodafoneZiggo to align and agree on realising the technical security vision

You strengthen the team
Within VodafoneZiggo, security is organised in two departments, Corporate Security and Technology Security. In a nutshell one may say that Corporate Security is responsible for the security policies, while Technology Security is responsible for securing the VodafoneZiggo infrastructure by implementing the right technical security controls. These security policies are important input for the technology security roadmap but there is more: VodafoneZiggo is ISO-27001 certified, our corporate customers are demanding the highest security standards, the European GDPR act, the changing security threat landscape.

The work within the Technology Security team is organised according the “plan-build-run-operate” principle. This position is typically in the “run” area, accountable for minimizing the impact of a security incident. To do so it is important that Security Run can quickly detect and respond to recover a security incident. Besides, it is important to know and understand where VodafoneZiggo is vulnerable with respect to security threats. Knowing and understanding the vulnerabilities, is necessary to risk based implement mitigating controls to minimize potential impact.

Who we are
VodafoneZiggo is the result of two strong Dutch companies joining forces. Since January 2017 we have formed a powerful combination in the Netherlands. As a communication provider, we offer our clients the best in entertainment, mobile telephony, fixed-line telephony, and internet. Our products and services inspire people, companies and society to come into contact with each other–whether they are on the road, at home or in the workplace.

With over 8,000 employees, we are an ambitious, dynamic, and socially committed enterprise. Proud of our achievements and of the people we work with, we offer all our staff abundant opportunity for personal development.

You’ve got what it takes
You can build on your strong operational skills which will help you, with your persuasive skills, to influence other people and departments to cooperate on minimizing the impact of potential security events / incidents.

For this vacancy of Manager Security Operations at VodafoneZiggo, you also have:

  • at least 5 years of experience in technical security in a complex environment. You have a Bachelor or Master degree in IT, with strong focus on IT security. You are experienced in translating policies and business requirements in to technical security controls in order to protect our assets effectively,
  • a vast experience in ISO-27001, GDPR and other architecture control framework like COBIT, SABSA, NIST,
  • a professional attitude. You are self-starting and you are able to structure and manage your work effectively. You are organized although you have a hands on mentality, you know how to get things done in an efficient and effective manner,
  • preferentially a CISSP, CISM, CISA, …. certification. Based on your expertise you can easily determine which security areas need extra focus to set the right priorities.
  • leadership skills, you are able to motivate a team of highly qualified security specialists.
  • The ability to realise your vision with respect to improve the maturity level of the security run activities beyond expectation.

You deserve it

  • an ambitious employer. We want the best for you and your colleagues
  • a good salary. Perfectly in line with your background
  • financial benefits. These include special agreements concerning annual leave, pension and other employee-friendly schemes
  • potential for growth. We offer full opportunities for growth. It’s up to you to take advantage of them

You do it
Are you in? Now click on the application button and reply.

Any questions? Just call Audrey (recruiter) at: 06-2120 5164 or send us a message to:

This job vacancy is part of our search for a new VodafoneZiggo colleague.
It is NOT to be used for purposes of acquisition.


Audrey van der Linde

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