Security Domain Architect

FrieslandCampina is looking for a highly skilled and experienced Security Domain architect to join our IT Information Risk and Security team, led by the CISO.

Leadership and ownership of Cyber Security technology strategy, architecture and roadmap. Mandate to make key technology decisions around Security Architecture Leads the IT and OT Security Technology domain capability in terms of target state architecture & technology roadmap towards (business) outcomes and value realization.

Security is one of the 4 strategy enablers of FrieslandCampina. The Security Domain Architect works with the CIO, CISO and IT and business leadership to set up and optimize the overall Security architecture. The Domain Architect oversees the full IT and OT architecture, but specifically drives the OT security architecture.

Security Domain Architect

What we ask

The domain Architect is a communicative and analytical strong professional with strong experience in Security Architecture. We are looking for a strong leader who can take the IRS team and the IT and business teams by the hand on security architecture and roadmaps. The domain Security architect acts as trustworthy advisor with a strong relationship with middle and higher IT management, SC and OT leadership Corporate Internal Control, the external audit and cross business area peers. With strong advisory (consultancy) and interpersonal skills, the Domain security architect is able to motivate and engage others, which results in effective/efficient training and a high level of knowledge transfer, process adoption and performance.

In order to excel in this role you should have:

  • Bachelors’ degree in ICT, Cybersecurity or similar technical discipline.

  • 10+ years of working experience in IT Security. At least 5 years of experience working with OT security.

  • Demonstrated ability to think and deliver strategically. Demonstrate proven experience in risk management, IT / Information Security frameworks and standards, architecture, and information security awareness principles.

  • Abili to translate complex concepts across multiple layers of resources into understandable and actionable terms and visualizations

  • Ability to build relationships effectively and collaborate easily with others to drive results and solve problems

  • Information Security Practitioner (CISSP/CISM/CRISC) Certification

  • Good knowledge of IT environments but especially also deep knowledge and  experience with OT environments

  • Expertise as a thought leader on Information security.

  • Ability to communicate up to c-level.

  • Proficiency in English, both oral and written

What we offer

At FrieslandCampina, we believe in investing in our employees and providing opportunities for personal and professional growth.  You will be part of a team of passionate and skilled professionals who are committed to making a positive difference in the world. Join us and help shape the future of sustainable dairy production. 

Furthermore, we offer: 

  • Unique company culture of Dutch heritage and international presence

  • Great work life balance, and competitive salary & benefits package so you can enjoy it

  • Workweek of 40 hours with 25 paid vacations days Competitive pension scheme Holiday allowance of 8%, end year allowance 3% and bonus scheme

  • Flexible working hours in a hybrid environment Diverse training and mentoring programs to help you grow on your own professional journey Exceptional support of cross disciplinary movement within the company to broaden your knowledge and growth paths

  • A friendly and informal working environment, yet professional team members as sparring partners

  • Autonomy and trust to create longer term impact that helps bring better nutrition to the world

  • Free cheese and milk at lunch in the central office, and barista coffee to help you go through your working days with a lot of joy

  • FrieslandCampina has a ‘fietsplan’

Vacancy description

As a Security Domain Architect, you will be responsible for designing and implementing IT security solutions that enable the integration and convergence of information technology (IT) security systems with operational technology (OT). Your role is crucial for ensuring that FrieslandCampina can leverage the benefits of digital transformation, such as improved operational efficiency, better data insights, and enhanced customer experience in a secure way.

Below you can find some of your daily activities:

  • You inspire with the security vision and strategy in the target domain, which includes people, process and technology

  • You communicate with a clear sense of direction and purpose across IT and OT incl. OT LT

  • You lead the security technology transformation, standardization and improve business continuity by further converging IT & OT

  • You lead the design and guides/governs the delivery of Target Domain Security Architecture Roadmap. You translate domain business strategies, objectives and business capabilities into a Target Security Architecture

  • You Develop the Security Architecture Roadmap for the technology portfolio based on the Target Domain Architecture, taking into account business, financial and architecture (i.e. non-functional) criteria

  • You researching new and emerging technologies that could enhance the performance and reliability of operational technology systems

  • You capture these technologies and environmental trends, drive outside-in perspective and use these as input for updating the Security Architecture and Roadmap if necessary

  • So you are overall responsible for Security Architecture and you focus directly on OT architecture

  • You support the implementation of a security key control framework within IT and the business to facilitate our compliance and mitigate cyber security risks. The domain security architect has a deep understanding of information security, change management, IT and specifically OT operations, Supplier control like ISAE 3402 and IT and OT security frameworks

Staying true to who you really are, that is your starting point at FrieslandCampina. Because it is precisely by embracing our differences that we can grow together. We want to create a working environment that allows all employees to bring their best and authentic selves. If who we are suits you, but you're not sure if you're the best fit for the role, we still encourage you to apply so we can help you find the role that fits you best.

For thousands of people every day, we are more than just a dairy company. To our farmers, our employees, the communities we serve, the businesses we work with and the people to whom we bring happiness, FrieslandCampina means something more. For them it's not just about what we do, but who we are.

We value talented people from any background who want to contribute to something bigger than themselves. We encourage all of our employees to make decisions that benefit our entire company. At FrieslandCampina we own our own career and act accordingly. We trust you to make a difference in your job and influence the bigger picture. Working at FrieslandCampina means you are contributing to a better world.

As Information Risk and Security Team (IRS) we have an important role for people to make maximum use of technology and facilities in a secure way. Security is an important enabler for the RFC strategy hence top of mind of our board. The IRS team is led by the CISO who you report to.

We work in an international based team out of NL and KL, driving a secure operation while elevating the security maturity and keeping abreast of developments.

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Giulia Ionitoiu-Janssen

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JOB-ID: 51017 | Security Domain Architect, Netherlands

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