ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS - Your IT Comfort Expert!
./Security Chapter Lead

Luxembourg - Luxembourg

Full time

Security Chapter Lead

Are you ready to lead and shape the future of IT security of our client's dynamic and innovative organization?

As the Security Chapter Lead and Head of Security Office, you will take charge of our security team within a bi-dimensional matrix organization, ensuring the security and integrity of our IT infrastructure, systems, and data. Your leadership will drive the development and implementation of security policies, practices, and controls, aligning with industry standards and regulatory requirements. By collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, you will integrate security into all aspects of our operations and development lifecycle.

Key responsibilities:

Security strategy and governance:

  • Develop and maintain the security strategy and roadmap, aligned with business objectives, regulatory requirements, and industry best practices.
  • Establish and enforce security policies, standards, and procedures across squads and chapters, ensuring compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and contractual obligations.
  • Provide strategic guidance and recommendations to senior leadership and the Security Office on the organization's security posture and risk management.

Security operations and incident response:

  • Oversee security operations, including monitoring, detection, and response to security incidents and breaches.
  • Lead the Security Incident Response Team (SIRT), coordinating efforts to investigate and mitigate security incidents efficiently.
  • Develop and maintain incident response plans, playbooks, and procedures, conducting regular tabletop exercises and simulations to enhance response capabilities.

Security architecture and engineering:

  • Define and maintain the security architecture and design principles for IT systems, applications, and infrastructure, incorporating security-by-design principles into development processes.
  • Collaborate with architecture and engineering teams to evaluate, select, and implement security technologies, tools, and solutions to mitigate risks and enhance security posture.
  • Conduct security reviews, assessments, and audits of systems and applications, identifying vulnerabilities and recommending remediation measures.

Security awareness and training:

  • Develop and deliver security awareness and training programs for employees, contractors, and stakeholders, promoting a culture of security awareness and compliance.
  • Provide guidance and support to squads and chapters on security best practices, secure coding principles, and threat mitigation techniques.
  • Monitor and measure the effectiveness of security awareness and training initiatives, adjusting strategies as needed to address evolving threats and risks.

Security compliance and assurance:

  • Manage security compliance initiatives, including regulatory compliance assessments, audits, and certifications (e.g., GDPR, ISO 27001, SOC 2).
  • Collaborate with internal audit, compliance, and legal teams to ensure adherence to security requirements and contractual obligations.
  • Maintain security documentation, evidence, and artifacts to demonstrate compliance with security standards and regulations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or a related field; advanced degree or relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CISA) are a plus.
  • Proven experience (minimum 5 years) in information security, with a focus on security strategy, governance, operations, and compliance.
  • Strong understanding of security frameworks, standards, and best practices (e.g., NIST Cybersecurity Framework, CIS Controls, OWASP Top 10).
  • Experience in leading and managing cross-functional security teams in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills, with the ability to influence and collaborate effectively at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills, with a strategic mindset and attention to detail.


  • EU citizenship.
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken) is required; proficiency in any other European language is a plus.

Our Offer:

  • Competitive salary package: Attractive remuneration with flexible options.
  • Professional development: Personalized training programs and development plans to enhance your skills.
  • Comprehensive benefits: Including complete hospitalization insurance.
  • Flexible work environment: Remote work possibilities to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
  • Multicultural team: Enjoy the diversity and open communication within our team.

Are you ready to lead a dynamic security team and play a crucial role in delivering top-notch IT security at ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS? Apply now and take the first step towards an exciting and fulfilling career with us.

Discover the exciting opportunities that await you at ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS, where your IT security expertise meets a world of possibilities!


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ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS - Your IT Comfort Expert!