Home > Careers > Security > Security Coordinator

Security Coordinator

At Proximus SpearIT, we do everything to enable companies to work smarter, safer and faster. Customers come to us for our wide and extensive offering of IT services. Due to our strong growth, we are always looking for new employees.

Proximus SpearIT strengths:

  • Infrastructure projects and integrations, on-site and in the cloud;
  • Services related to networks, security, Skype for Business, storage, network and server maintenance, monitoring, service desk, and on-site support;
  • Support by IT specialists, project managers and interim managers;
  • Sale of servers, network equipment, smartphones, tablets, PCs and accessories.

What do we expect from you?

In addition to anticipating possible security risks and threats and identifying areas of weakness in the systems’ landscape (Infrastructure and Applications) as well as in daily business operations, the IT Security Coordinator must respond promptly and effectively to possible breaches of security.
Recurrent activities include:

  • Own (create/evolve) IT Security Policies, translating security and data privacy business and regulatory requirements into systems’ (infrastructure & applications) guidelines and requirements and define relevant solutions and controls to mitigate risks and avoid security incidents;
  • Reviewing current systems’ (infrastructure & applications) risk profiles, security measures and recommending and implementing enhancements in collaboration with other IT teams;
  • Perform security assessments of third party and internal applications and networks to define security requirements, and evaluating processes, network designs, and access controls; validate 3rd party measures and security controls and ensure contractual dependencies on 3rd parties;
  • Ensuring all personnel have access to the IT systems and data limited by need and role; collaborate with developers, system/network administrators, and other stakeholders to ensure correct design, development, and implementation of Available, Reliable and Secure applications and networks;
  • Establishing disaster recovery and business continuity procedures and conducting breach of security drills in collaboration with the company’s Data Privacy Officer (DPO); promptly responding to all security incidents and providing thorough post-event analyses;
  • As a senior member of the IT team, the IT Security Coordinator will also include cultivating a culture of security awareness throughout the organization, and work with the HR department to ensure continuing education of personnel with the objective that security policies are adhered to by staff at all times.

job requirements:  

  • A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field is mandatory. Additional advanced security qualifications such as CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) is highly desired;
  • Extensive experience (+5 years) in information security and/or operational IT risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliability; has a full understanding of GDPR regulations and controls/processes required to ensure compliancy to business and regulatory requirements
  • Solid understanding and hands-on solutioning experience of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security;
  • Good working knowledge of current IT risks (public, private and hybrid clouds and on-premise) and experience implementing security solutions in those environments;
  • Experience (+3 years) implementing multi-factor authentication, single sign-on, identity management and related technologies;
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of IT and non-IT staff as well as suppliers and partners to explain and enforce security measures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as business acumen and a reward/cost balanced outlook
  • Fluent in Dutch (mandatory), English. French is an asset
  • Location: Mechelen ( remote work currenty)

What do we offer?

At Proximus SpearIT, you can take your career in many directions. You will be among the first to explore new technologies and can constantly update your skills in our ICT Academy. Our working culture is that of an SME: we say it like it is and never shy away from a challenge.

Since we form part of the Proximus Group, you also benefit from the advantages and security of a large company. You can expect an attractive salary and an extensive package of fringe benefits.

Eager to take the plunge?

Don’t hesitate: quickly send us your motivation letter and CV using the button below.

If you have any questions about the job, feel free to call Mohamed Debdabi on 0476 69 56 57.


Proximus SpearIT – 38 Ferdinand Allenstraat – 3290 Diest

Apply now!