R&D Security Risk Manager – Anomaly Detection – Eindhoven



Based in the European epicentre of high-tech development in Eindhoven, our client is a key provider for the semiconductor industry and manufactures machines for the production of integrated circuits.


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The company is heavily R&D driven, and as such, it is critical that intellectual property is duely safeguarded. As an information security manager, you will manage information security risks within the R&D domain, which is a challenging position in an intellectual property-driven enterprise.

Throughout the company multiple disciplines are required to ensure proper identification, mitigation and management of these risks.

R&D Security Risk Management (SRM) operates within the R&D domain, which includes Development & Engineering, System Engineering and all Business Lines. R&D SRM is responsible for keeping information security risks within the R&D risk appetite by identifying and assessing risks, driving risk mitigation and monitoring execution.

This role focuses on anomaly detection in the R&D domain by amongst others drive the anomaly detection capability improvements in information systems and processes. Besides this domain you will be expected to also perform/assist in generic security risk assessments and support the SRM department as a whole.

Key responsibilities:

  • Identify, advice on logging and monitoring requirements for R&D applications.
  • Drive implementation of centralized activity logging;
  • Together with R&D cluster security risk managers and business stakeholders, define monitoring use-cases;
  • Use big-data analytics methodologies to create anomaly detection models and reports, and validate their effectiveness;
  • Security event correlation;
  • Embed logging and monitoring in existing processes;
  • Align with the application security team, IT operations teams, the privacy office and the Cyber Defense Center;
  • Ensure compliance to privacy and security policies and standards;
  • Contribute to improving means and methods related to focus domains.



  • 4+ years of relevant experience in information security risk management;
  • At least a bachelor degree and relevant education in Information Security and / or IT Audit.
  • In possession of valid industry certifications such as CISA, CISM, CISSP.
  • Relevant certifications for Big Data, Data Analytics and or Splunk.
  • In possession of a valid work permit for The Netherlands.
  • Relevant knowledge/experience in the IT (security) domain;
  • Proven (big) data analysis experience, including Splunk experience;
  • Able to manage and coordinate medium/long-term implementations;
  • Proven experience with defining and implementing logging and monitoring in an organization;
  • Affinity and familiarity with development and engineering processes, way of working and culture;
  • Pro; DevOps (SAFe) and project management understanding.

Personal Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Fluent English (written and verbal);
  • Dealing with resistance and reluctance.
  • Pro-active and self-motivated with the proven ability to drive results.
  • Team player.
  • Good communication, influencing and negotiating skills.


  • Work at one of the best valued companies in the sector.
  • Very appealing salary conditions.

Job application

Send your fully detailed CV to thomas.buve@eurofirms.com