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Company information

SBM Offshore owns and operates the world’s largest fleet of FPSO’s which recently achieved more than 1 million barrels of oil per day. SBM Offshore has five Regional Centers, eleven operational shore bases, joint ventures with several construction yards and an offshore fleet of vessels, with a total staff of 5000 employees.

SBM Schiedam B.V. is one of SBM’s Regional Centers and is involved in the EPC delivery of FPSO’s and FLNG’s.


Department information

The Group IT Security, Risk and Compliance Team is responsible for protecting enterprise information and information systems from unwanted access or usage, and to embed a culture of IT security across IT functions and SBM employees.

From a Security perspective, we review, monitor, design policies and standards in order to help provide data and systems integrity, confidentiality, availability, and traceability.


Role description

In the role of IT Information Security Officer within SBM you are responsible for research, development, implementation, testing and reviewing SBM’s information security in order to protect the information and prevent unauthorized access. You will be interacting with all the functions of the IT Team in order to identify potential security weaknesses and recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities.


A high priority in this role is to ensure business continuity. This is accomplished by anticipating technical security risks and securing all critical working environments. You will oversee and/or assist in performing on-going security monitoring of organization information systems.


The IT Information Security Officer role helps to drive Security by design and is taking new projects and changes through review and audits ensuring data privacy and compliance.


Furthermore (amongst other activities) you will:

  • Periodically assess the information security risk;
  • Conduct functionality and gap analyses to determine the extent to which key business areas and infrastructure comply with statutory and regulatory requirements;
  • Evaluate and recommend new information security technologies and counter-measures against threats to information or privacy;
  • Assist in the selection of vendor products and work with internal organisations such as Operations and IT Security and SOX / Compliance to produce and gain sign off of the required artefacts to allow a swift technical implementation;
  • Lead in the development/adoption and enforcement of Information Security policies, Procedures and standards;
  • Align with the relevant  IT teams and check (cross functionally) if the proposed solution is meets the IT Security principles;

Role requirements

Our preferred candidate for the role of IT Information Security Officer has a bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information (Systems) Management or equivalent. You have 5 to 8 years of experience with the field of IT, of which 4+ years of relevant experience in an IT Operations / LAN/WAN Infrastructure role.


In addition to this, you have:

  • Understanding of EU Privacy laws
  • CEH and CISSP (preferred but not mandatory)
  • Ability to manage IT Security Incidents
  • Experience with working with global teams in various time zones
  • Well-developed influential sills;
  • ISO 27000 (preferred);
  • Stakeholder management skills;
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbally,

Employment conditions

  • Good primary and secondary terms of employment;
  • flexible working hours;
  • Our office is easy to access by car and public transport. 

Contact info

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