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Information Security Officer

Posting Country:  Germany
Date Posted: 
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Information Security Officer
Düsseldorf/Home Office, Germany


Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. At Vodafone Group, we partner with our local markets to drive consistency and earn customer loyalty across 20 countries for over 600 million customers. We are restless and passionate about creating a better future for all. We are always open to new things, and curious to create solutions that our customers will love. We are constantly learning to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards and to deliver on our strategy. Our ambition is to improve 1 billion lives and half our environmental impact by 2025. It’s up to each of us to make this happen. Ready?


Vodafone Business partners with large multi-national organisations, entrepreneurs and SME’s to build brilliant experiences and solutions that our customers will love. We work hard to simplify their processes and ensuring that their business is built on firm connectivity foundations. We help our customers leverage technology to improve people’s lives and to reduce their environmental impact. Across our global fixed and mobile networks, cloud-based hosting platforms, Internet of Things solutions, technical expertise and professional services offerings, we can connect global organisations in a rapidly changing world to ensure they stay agile and competitive – wherever in the world they do business. We get it done, together. We think big, take risks, keep the best and learn from the rest. Do you?


Role purpose:

The Information Security Officer reports to the Vodafone Business Senior Risk & Compliance Manager; the roles purpose is to maintain and manage the security compliance and certification for specific Vodafone Business hosting environments. The ISO is responsible for handling all information security issues for those services within the scope of the certification programme.


With us you will:

  • Controlling the information security process and participating in all tasks relating to it,
  • providing management with support when creating the policy for information security,
  • Co-ordinating the creation of the security concept, the contingency planning concept, and other,
  • Responsible for development and undertaking successful preparation for ISMS audits based on standards such as NIST, ISO27001 and BSI IT-Grundschutz
  • Ensure compliance targets are met in a timely fashion with evidence of compliance
  • Lead and operate effective 3rd party compliance programme for partners, vendors, resellers and suppliers
  • Point of contact for the organisation and the certification bodies
  • Ensure emergency and business continuity objectives of VC&S operations

Apply if you have:

  • Security frameworks including NIST, ISO 27001, BSI IT-Grundschutz within a hybrid environment
  • Understanding of information security encompassing control technologies, risk and compliance
  • Verbal and written communitor with a wide range of audiences and stakeholders – fluent German is a key requirement
  • Knowledge and experience with cloud services such as AWS, Azure and Google
  • Critical thinker and strong problem solving skills
  • Very good knowledge in German and English


Our commitment

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too.


The future is exciting. Ready?

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.