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Head of Cyber Expertise

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Date posted 07/31/2023 Location Bucharest | Romania, Timișoara | Romania, Brasov | Romania, Bucuresti | Romania, Iasi | Romania Company Worldline

This is Worldline

We are the innovators at the heart of the payments technology industry, crafting how the world pays and gets paid. The solutions our people build today power the growth of millions of businesses tomorrow. From your local coffee shop to unicorns and international banks. From San Francisco to Auckland. We are in every corner of the world, in every part of commerce. And just as we help our customers accelerate their business, we are committed to helping our people accelerate their careers. Together, we shape the evolution.

The Opportunity

The core competence of Worldline is our digital infrastructure, the basis for all our products and solutions. It is through our Technology and Operations units, where Group Security is present, that we fulfil our promise to the customer. Here is where transactions are being processed via state-of-the-art platforms and data centres and the future of payments is being prepared.

Reporting to Worldline Chief Security Officer in the Quality Security & Risk organisation, the Head of Cyber Expertise proactively leads Global Security programs and contributes to the implementation of a strong Cyber Security organisation across the enterprise in collaboration with our Business Lines and Cyber Defence operational teams.

Worldline’s culture and governance embeds mature and proactive security standards in line with the ambition of our premium brand positioning, driving enhanced value for the business, for our customers. Our Security Officers around the globe, with great expertise and deep engagement, have implemented strong processes to support business and they play a key role in maintaining and expanding our security ambition. Are you thriving working in a multicultural environment and ready to improve your expertise in cybersecurity? If so, an opportunity has arisen for an experienced Leader to join the Group Security Organization.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities

  • Serve as a Group advisory expert in the implementation & maintenance of Cyber security requirements
  • Manage the Group Cyber program with all entities: Roadmap definition, program coordination, budget follow up
  • Support and oversee Security operations, execute regular controls to ensure effectiveness.
  • Monitor & test Worldline Cyber Defense Center. Support innovative solutions and ensure effective End to End processes. Coordinate Red Team activities and remediation.
  • Contribute to the Worldline Information Security Management System and objective settings on Security Operations related matters
  • Contribute to the Global Cloud Transformation project, interacting with Security Architects, PCI, Security officers and other subject matter experts.
  • Define and implement Worldline Cyber resilience Framework (Cyber crisis management, table top exercise, ..)
  • Drive the central team (4 people) and support the Security Officers in the Business Lines. Contribute to the Group Security Committees as part of the overall Group Governance.

Who Are We Looking For

  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience.
  • Good communications skills and strong knowledge of spoken and written English.
  • Solid technical background with a deep understanding of security concepts and practical usage
  • Proactively seeks to improve security processes and implements best in class solutions, raising security awareness and overall security measures.
  • Ability to work efficiently with minimal oversight/direction remotely, adjusting to changing priorities, circumstances and personal interaction styles.
  • An academic degree in IT, IT Security, engineering or other related field
  • Experience in working in transversal teams and business units across borders.
  • Experience in applying and improving corporate policies in line with security standards, regulations and best practices in the financial industry (e.g. ISO 27k, PCI-DSS, NIST CSF, ECB CROE).
  • Security certifications that evidences understanding of network, infrastructure and application security (e.g. CISSP, CISM, ..).

Your ambition

Once you join, you will be part of a pioneering and growing worldwide security expert community. You will acquire knowledge on security best practices and contribute to our continuous improvement initiatives to learn and acquire new skills that will expand your professional competency.

Depending on your specific ambition, we are committed to providing the opportunity to both lead and innovate exciting large-scale projects that significantly impact the overall security posture of Worldline businesses across the world.

Perks & Benefits

  • Be part of a company guided by a strong purpose to do good and recognized as top 1% of the most sustainable companies in all sectors worldwide.
  • Work with inspiring colleagues and be empowered to learn, grow and accelerate your career.
  • Work from home allowance
  • Meal vouchers
  • Gift vouchers on the occasion of Christmas/Easter Holidays
  • Free private medical services
  • 21 vacation days/year
  • Referral bonuses for new hires recommended by you
  • Full access to the “Learning” platform
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Access to Bookster library
  • Access to Wellbeing platform
  • 1 free day for your birthday

Shape the Evolution

We are on an exciting journey toward the next frontiers of payments technology, and we look for problem solvers, people with passion, a can-do attitude and a hunger to learn and grow. Here you’ll work with ambitious colleagues from around the world, take on outstanding challenges as a team, and make a real impact on society. With an empowering culture, strong technology and extensive training opportunities, we help you accelerate your career - wherever you decide to go. Join our big team and shape a tomorrow that is yours to own.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as an individual with a disability, or any applicable legally protected characteristics.

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