Security Architect

Erste Group IT International GmbH, o. z. Slovakia

Place of work
Tomášikova 64, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
By law we are obliged to advertise minimal salary which is 864 EUR gross/month with possibility to be higher depending on lenght of your experience and your professional skills

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

This function is responsible for supporting specific Information & Cyber Security activities/projects within EG IT INT. The Information Security Architect supports in the implementation of information and cybersecurity processes and services within EG IT INT (including the definition, maintenance and tracking of security regulations, risk management, definition of mitigating measures, awareness, etc.).

Tasks and responsibilities
• Support and cooperate in the operation of the ISMS and the development and maintenance of security guidelines, standards and procedures according to recognized international standards (e.g. ISO 27k, COBIT, NIST)
• Collaboration and execution of business impact analysis, privacy impact assessments, risk analysis, security assessments, compliance audits and maturity testing including measures derivation on technical, organizational and procedural level
• Support and consult IT projects in design and implementation of innovative, technical security solutions in an agile environment
• Co-ordinate penetration testing and collaborate on security incident treatment and cyber security incident management
• Company-wide answering of inquiries about IT security topics
• Run security projects in the areas of Cloud Security, Security Management (ISMS), Security Architecture, Security Risk Management, and much more

Employee perks, benefits

• We offer an autonomous and diversified position in an experienced team with international experience
• We support your professional and personal development at all times. Our employees appreciate attractive career opportunities, flexible working hours, numerous social benefits and a professional working atmosphere.
• We offer you a competitive and performance-related salary that will depend on your professional and personal qualifications. We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 2600.- gross per month for this position depending on experience, in accordance with the respective collective agreement.

Information about the selection process

We thank all applicants for their interest in Erste Group IT International. We are very glad to receive CVs of all candidates that can possibly become our future colleagues.
After receiving your application, we will carefully evaluate it. Please note that due to time limitations we will contact only prospective candidates that meet our expectation best.
In case you are not selected for this particular position, we will keep your CV for possible contact in the future. If you are interested to know more about us and follow our openings in the future, please visit
Thank you once more for your interest.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Professional experience in IT / information security of at least 3 years
• Knowledge of security and risk assessment and their implementation methods, based on appropriate standards (e.g. ISO27k, OWASP, COBIT)
• Knowledge in security architecture and engineering for system, communication and network security (e.g. IAM, SIEM, IDS/IPS, Threat Modeling, Security Monitoring, Vulnerability Management, Threat Intelligence, Firewalls, Honeypots)
• Knowledge in the field of secure software and system development
• Self-confident appearance, high self-motivation as well as a customer-oriented, flexible and independent way of working are required
• Problem-solving skills, structured approach and creativity are expected
• Fluent English – written and spoken is a must
• Security-specific certification are a plus (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM)
• Professional experience in IT/Security audit or management consulting is a plus
• Willingness to travel at least 2 times a week to our office in Vienna


Brief description of the company

EG IT INT is the IT services provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Group entities.
We provide development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions. Therefore, we play a strategic role within Erste Group, offering the best service for the best price.

Our services

IT solutions provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Holding and its CEE subsidiaries.
As part of Erste Group, Erste Group IT International (EG IT INT) provides development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions for the international banking business and therefore plays a strategic role within Erste Group.

Group IT solutions are provided in the following areas:
•Group-wide digital banking,
• Wholesale banking and capital markets,
• Bank steering functions (risk management & financial management) as well as BI systems and the Group Data Warehouse.

We operate offices in Austria, Slovakia and Czech Republic with more than 900 employees.

All services are provided to Erste Group entities and include:
• Management of software development and integration projects (planning of the required budget and resources, coordination of the requirements collection, specification and implementation)
• Requirements definition with the customers and their integration into the existing process landscape
• Software development, integration and testing based on elaborated technical concepts
• Architecture and business analysis
• Deployment of the solution (handover to operations)
• Operations and maintenance of applications (problem handling, bug fixing and minor improvements)
• Integration of third party software into the existing IT landscape

IT driven change
Being the best at IT also means being the best at change. We are an enabler for new emerging business lines at group level which go beyond country boundaries. We help new business lines to integrate quickly and become part of Erste Group. We serve as an agent of change.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Erste Group IT International, spol. s r.o.
Tomášikova 64
831 04 Bratislava
ID: 3391141   Dátum zverejnenia: 18.6.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   By law we are obliged to advertise minimal salary which is 864 EUR gross/month with possibility to be higher depending on lenght of your experience and your professional skills