Information Security Specialist - Group Security (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main, Luxembourg

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main, Luxembourg

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Clearstream Services S.A. 

With more than €14 trillion in assets under custody, Clearstream is one of the world’s largest settlement and custody firms for domestic and international securities. Clearstream ensures that cash and securities are promptly and effectively traded between market participants and that its customers are always notified of the rights and obligations attached to the securities they keep under its custody. Additionally, Clearstream provides services for investment funds, collateral management and securities lending.


Your area of work 

In your new position, you will provide IT security expertise in support to the business and in line with the key responsibilities 


Your responsibilities


  • Provide guidance for the deployment of Infrastructure Security technologies & processes, especially in the area of Distributed Systems. Ensure daily operational duties relating to security management in compliance with relevant policies and industry best practices 
  • Prepare and drive security baseline and hardening management for IT assets operated within Deutsche Boerse Group. Organise and conduct review of information systems for actual or potential breaches in security
  • Enable and establish appropriate reporting and notification to various stakeholders. This also includes escalation if security baseline requirements are not adhered to
  • Perform technology risk assessments as well as provide recommendations for appropriate controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability of systems/services 
  • Ensure continuous service improvements also by considering changes in law or regulation that require reflection to maintain strong service capabilities
  • Write and review technical documentation


    Your profile


  • University degree in IT, business informatics, or comparable education
  • At least 5 years experience in information security management, ideally in the financial industry or comparable regulated business environment
  • Ability to structure complex matters and drive to resolution
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and a proven documentation methodology
  • Distinctive knowledge in cyber security tooling for On-Prem and Cloud propositions  
  • Knowledge of general legal and regulatory conditions and requirements in the financial industry for Center for Internet Security Benchmark (Standard Baseline) and additionally for example ISO 2700x, German BSI IT-Grundschutz, NIST, COBIT
  • Certifications like CISM, CISSP, CCSP, CISA or similar is an advantage
  • Experience as (former) developer is a plus as it supports the understanding the different attack vectors. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with talent in building relationships with professionals of all organisational levels
  • Strong analytical skills, reliability, and direct responsibility
  • Ability to firmly present complex topics in an understandable manner
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, same in German is a plus
  • Additionally, you need to be a team player with good communication skills, highly motivated, flexible.



Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

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