As our new Information Security Officer, you’ll serve a growing multi-site organization of 4,000 people and an R&D setup that is one of the world’s most advanced.
What you will do
Imec wants to increase the maturity of its information security risk management and control environment. You will be responsible to develop, implement and monitor the information security program to instill an information security risk-aware culture within the organization and to ensure that all key information assets (digital and non-digital) within imec’s ecosystem are adequately protected, while supporting imec’s priorities. You will report to the VP ICT and will collaborate closely with all IT departments, all business departments and all relevant risk-related roles (risk management, privacy, physical security, etc.).
As Information Security Officer, you will have responsibilities in several areas:
In addition, you will be responsible for information security risk management, awareness and training, and advising business, IT and other stakeholders for complex projects. You will work with business, IT and procurement to develop processes that ensure that security requirements are built in by design for commercial and internal projects, and in contractual agreements. You will align the development of incident response plans across the business, review investigations and make recommendations, and perform 2nd line monitoring activities.
The above list of responsibilities is not exhaustive and you may be required to undertake other responsibilities as requested by the VP ICT.
What we do for you
Imec is a multicultural company working at the vanguard of technology. We are a flexible, open and informal work environment with a strong drive for excellence. Through imec, you will contribute to technological solutions that have a positive impact on the wellbeing and health of people worldwide.
We explicitly give people like you abundant opportunities to take initiative, contribute and have a positive impact on our organization. To help you do that, imec has a highly skilled HR team that builds and maintain strong partnerships with the business units, including of course the IT department.
It goes without saying that we highly appreciate your energy and commitment and in return offer you an attractive salary with many fringe benefits.
Who you are
We are looking for a highly-motivated person with the following assets:
Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.
As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together close to 3,500 brilliant minds from over 70 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. All of these particular traits make imec to be a top-class employer. To strengthen this position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference!