30 days ago - req27489

Head of Security Portfolio, Program & Project Management


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Veldhoven, Netherlands




8+ years



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Are you a pro-active Program/project professional with a passion for Security and can you drive and deliver our Information Security projects and programs? Then we are looking for you!

Job Mission

The Head of Security Portfolio, Program & Project Management has an important role in the execution of the Security portfolio. The Security portfolio is derived from the Security Roadmap that holds the required projects to uplift the Security maturity and to mitigate the Security Risks within the ASML Enterprise Risk Universe and is the tactical plan for delivering the Security Strategy.

Job Description

The Head of Security Portfolio, Program & Project Management in the Security Office of ASML:

  • Is responsible for the annual portfolio and roadmap of security projects and initiatives that affect the ASML sectors, drives the inclusion and prioritization of these projects in the financial planning of the sectors and enables execution of the portfolio
  • Aligns with the Security Risk Management function and the sectors on the roadmap and portfolio content and planning
  • Enables the implementation of security capabilities from a central perspective as well as within the sectors
  • Performs effective stakeholder management across the sectors and IT
  • Improves the maturity in project management by implementing ASML best practices and means and methods, and guides the organization in its transition towards an Agile way of working
  • Leads the portfolio manager and a pool of project managers and PMO Support that execute programs and projects across the various Security competence centers
  • Coaches the team where necessary and safeguards wellbeing of the team
  • Supports the annual budgeting process in terms of requirements re the portfolio
  • Interacts with others by persuasion by personal impact, based on motivating and inspiring others.
  • Thinks innovatively by finding out what the real problem is. This is divergent thinking for different situations
  • Signals and reports relevant issues in certain ASML organization parts, or its customers or suppliers
  • Sets SMART targets for self and others and aligns them to overall organizational objectives
  • Monitors progress and measures results and overcomes barriers by reacting to changing environmental factors at an early stage; escalates if targets cannot be met
  • Stays focused in highly demanding circumstances and maintains personal effectiveness despite barriers, set-backs or in situations of high uncertainty
  • Has understanding / knowledge / experience of security domains i.e. Access Control, Communication Security, Incident Management, Supplier & Customer Relationship, Training & Awareness, Asset Management, Business Continuity Management, Operations Security and System Acquisition, Dev & Maintenance;


Master degree and relevant education in Information Security or EDP Audit (CISM, CISA)


  • 10+ years of experience preferably in multinational corporate security group.
  • Proven track record in Information Security at strategic and tactical level
  • Experience in leading a team in a complex, multi-disciplinary environment

Personal skills

You recognize yourself in the following competencies:

  • Result driven and committed
  • Take responsibility and ownership
  • Think broad and see the big picture
  • Manage criticism, convincing behavior
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills to advise middle and senior management
  • Strong stakeholder focus

Other information

The Head of Security Portfolio, Program & Project Management will be reporting to the Head of the Security Office