Many innovations have come from IT. And it is precisely this value creation within the bigger picture that makes our global IT so special: bright minds working on artificial intelligence and inspiring moments on the Internet of Things. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, collaboration and agility, Festo offers its employees numbering more than 20,000 globally the opportunity to grab digitisation firmly with both hands. We’re heading to the next level of digital transformation. Are you coming with us? Welcome to Festo.

Corporate Information Security-/ISMS Coordinator (m/f/d)

Your job:

  • Collaborating within the Corporate Information Security Team of the Festo Group for the operation of the Information Security Management System (ISMS)
  • Independent development of ISMS guidelines/provisions, including coordination with responsible IT departments and countries (global), with the aim of continuously improving global information security and increasing the level of information security
  • Monitoring the implementation of ISMS requirements as well as independent preparation and execution of regular ISMS reporting 
  • Independent execution of information security threat and risk analyses (risk identification, risk assessment, definition of measures and follow-up of measure implementation)
  • Assisting in the development of metrics / KPI for IT security topics and coordination of reporting
  • Providing support in the development of an international ISO network
  • Creating, planning, implementing and reporting of information security awareness activities

Your qualification:

  • Successfully completed studies in computer science, business informatics or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in the field of IT security or information security
  • Several years of professional experience in the areas of IT risk management and IT compliance
  • Ideally practical experience in setting up and/or operating an ISMS
  • Sound knowledge of relevant norms, standards and laws, especially ISO 27001
  • Ideally recognised certifications (CISSP, CISM, ISO27001 Implementer) or equivalent industry certifications
  • Fluent in written and spoken German as well as English
  • Strong ability to independently design and develop IT security policies with the involvement of relevant stakeholders
  • Strong analytical and communication skills to translate normative IT security requirements into technical security measures
  • Enjoy working with experts from different areas of Festo and work responsibly as well as independently


 You can expect the following with us:

  • The good feeling working for a family-owned company with a safe and solid financial basis
  • Freedom to explore, innovate and realise your own ideas
  • Competitive compensation with attractive perks and other benefits
  • Respect and appreciation for each other - regardless of gender, nationality, disability, age and identity
  • Lifelong learning with great conditions for individual further development
  • Flexible working models depending on the respective workplace for a good balance of work and private life
  • Highly modern working environment, infrastructure and communication technologies
  • Great family and health services for your well-being


You can find more information about our benefits and Festo as an employer here.


Contact person: Leoni Alber, +49(711)347-58175

Reference code: 9885

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

Ostfildern, DE, 73760

We look forward to your application!