IT Security Specialist (m/f/d)

Technology Munich, Germany


The Westwing team is the secret to our success. Our more than 1,700 team members balance creativity and style with innovative technology and strong business fundamentals. We are proud to be working with inspiring colleagues who are smart, fun, ambitious, and looking for the challenge to transform an industry and take it into the future.

Do you think this could be you? To pursue our ambitious expansion strategy, we are looking for an IT Security Specialist (m/f/d) to join our tech department. You'll have the chance to help us build and grow our security initiatives, so a passion for tech is a must!

We are a growing team of three members who are located in Munich and consists of Information Security Managers and IT Security Experts. You will report directly to the Chief Information Security Officer.
In this position, you will work with Tech Departments of Westwing in all countries across europe by

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Building and improving our Tools and Processes on all aspects of IT Security as Security Monitoring and Security Incident Management, Vulnerability Management and Offensive Security and Secure Architecture 
  • Leading projects on IT Security to improve security posture of our systems on premise, AWS, our K8S clusters, office tech, SaaS Solutions and more
  • Take care for and automate Identity and Access Management. 
  • Operate all security-owned systems like OneLogin, AquaWave, Bitsight, Tenable

You come with:
  • Bachelor or master in a tech-oriented discipline or a "Ausbildung zum Fachinformatiker"
  • At least 2 years working experience in the area of practical IT Security
  • Good knowledge in at least two areas of either operating systems, networking, AWS or K8S
  • Nice to have: Basic development skills and/or of development workflows like CI/CD
  • Ideally you possess a well-recognized certification like Security+, GIAC, OSCP, CISSP, CISM 
  • Nice to have: Basic development skills and/or of development workflows like CI/CD
  • Ability to work in an English-speaking team

We offer:

  • A great opportunity to grow as a technical leader and people manager
  • A truly shaping tech position with high degrees of responsibility and autonomy
  • Plenty of room for personal growth, professional development and high impact
  • A highly talented, dynamic, and international team
  • Entrepreneurial experience in a well-financed, high-growth eCommerce company

Location: Munich
Contact Person: Jennifer Stennei
Requisition Number: 2241

Interested? Looking forward to your full application under specification of your possible starting date and salary expectation.