Senior Security Specialist

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


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Job ID: J-00254544-144

Introduction to the job

ASML brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers – to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics.

In this role, you work on initiative for strengthening our information protection capabilities for mitigating the risks originating from our ASML Security Risk Register and the Integrated Security Roadmap and other Information Security plans.

As a Senior Security Specialist, you will be responsible for developing capabilities including means and methods related to Information Protection (Security). A strong focus on technologies to extend capabilities to secure our information. Your responsibilities will include supporting different Information Protection/SaaS Security project projects and initiatives and help manage programs to deliver key initiatives with the Information Security Competence Centre.

You report to the manager of the Information Security Competence Centre.

Role and responsibilities

Build and run services within the Competence Centre to protect Information

•Support the build & run of the different platforms including technologies like Microsoft Information Protection

•Knowledge of Access control and IAM technologies

•Ensure the different security platforms are managed in close collaboration with the Support team-members

•Ensure the use-cases of Business engagement lead are prioritized for onboarding

•Work with the Product Owner to understand priorities for the next Program Increment (PI)

Other duties

•Other duties as assigned.

Education and experience

Certifications and/or Membership

·Knowledge of Information Protection technologies including Microsoft Security certification

·Professional certification such as CISSP, CISM is desirable


Academic working and thinking level. Ideally, you will have a Master degree in an engineering discipline.


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

·Pro-active and self-motivated with the proven ability to drive results

·Strong stakeholder management skills and capable of doing so at various organizational levels

·Fluent English (written and verbal). Team player and leadership

·Strong in communication, influencing and negotiating skills

·Builder of stakeholder networks

·Able to give direction and good at planning & prioritizing

·Creative when handling problems independently, commitment and flexibility

·Proven effective verbal communication skills

·Proven effective written communication skills leveraged to document policies and standard operating procedures

·Take responsibility and act decisively

·Check and maintain quality

·Manage criticism and demonstrate flexibility

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.

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