Storage Security Specialist

Other corporate functions

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


Other corporate functions


3-7 years



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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: req32466

Introduction to the job

As specialist in storage security you will be part of the IT Application Security team and work together with your colleagues in Technology Security. You will be responsible for conducting detailed security assessments on applications, with strong emphasize on storage services, assist and advice projects on security related questions and help drive the security improvements for ASML. You will be interacting with stakeholders on different levels in IT, but also within ASML sectors.

Role and responsibilities

-Undertaking of storage vulnerability assessments

-Performing detailed security assessments on storage services

-Assessing IT security exception requests on validity and provide advice to the team lead application security and business stakeholder for acceptance or rejection including advice on additional security controls

-Ensuring the audit ability of storage

-Conducting, on a regular basis, security reviews of new and existing systems

-Reviewing and monitoring security designs

-Monitoring of existing security controls in the storage domain

-Develop and maintain policies, standards and procedures to provide governance for storage security

-Providing secure baselines

-Utilizing in-depth knowledge of storage security to create implementation plans, ensuring successful completion of those plans in a timeliness manner that maintains current, recommended levels of protection

-Owning and promoting the security strategy for protecting storage and integrating it with the wider security strategy

Education and experience

-CISSP/CISM, and CISA or CCSP is a plus

-Security/Technical/IT/informatics background bachelor’s degree (or equivalent experience)

-Deep knowledge of current security technologies and governance processes

-Proven experience with Risk management and IT auditing

-In-depth working knowledge of IT Risk / security frameworks and best practices, e.g.:
NIST Cyber Security Framework
ISF Standard of Good Practice for Information Security
NIST SP 800 30 framework
ISO 27001/2 framework

-Min 4+ years professional experience with a focus on storage security, risk and compliance.

-Experience in executing Threat and Vulnerability analysis (TVA) or IT Security risk assessments

-Experience with a wide range of SAP applications is a plus (no authorization management)

-Experience with Cloud security and 3rd party management

-Experience in collecting information through research and interviews

-Good working knowledge of Office suite applications like Excel and SharePoint

Also desired are skills in scripting languages (Perl, bash, ruby, python), safe backup and recovery technologies, data replication techniques, SQL, PL/SQL, and UNIX shell scripting and good OS administration skills (ideally Linux & MS SQL). Experience with and knowledge of NetApp SolidFire and NetApp EF-Series storage systems and NFS, CIFS and SMB protocols.


-To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

-Excellent communication and presentation skills.

-Ability to interact with all levels including users, engineers, executives and senior managers

-Analytical, precise, tenacious, autonomous

-Knowledge of IT-security, Information Security and Architecture methodology

-Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and assignments independently/with minimal supervision

-Able to digest large amounts of new information quickly

-Able to grasp the deep technical characteristics of new environments quickly

-Able to draft clear and concise visualizations of complex processes and environments

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

To attract and retain the best people, we have a competitive employment conditions package, including:
- Fixed 13th month
- Attractive profit scheme; last 5 year average: 17.6%
- 27 holidays and 13 additional free days

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the dedication of a company that recognizes and rewards extraordinary performance.

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