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Advanced Information Security Engineer

Company: RHEA Group

Publishing date: February 22nd, 2024

Expiring date: December 15th, 2023

About the company

RHEA Group is a professional engineering and solutions company, offering system development, security and engineering services for space, government, defence and other critical infrastructure organizations across Europe and North America. Our clients include the European Space Agency (ESA), EUMETSAT, European Commission, European Union Agency for the Space Programme (EUSPA) and national space and defence agencies.

Headquartered in Wavre, Belgium, we employ over 800 experts who work in offices and at client sites across Belgium, France, Czech Republic, Italy, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, UK and Canada.

Job description

Are you looking for a new opportunity in a fast-moving global company with a family feel? A job where you could have an impact?

We are looking for an Advanced Information Security Engineer to work at our client’s premises in the city of Darmstadt, Germany.

Tasks and Activities

The scope of work will include:

• Trade-off, prototyping, design and implementation of new IT and network security solutions protecting EUMETSAT’s assets, data and people against loss of integrity, availability and confidentiality and detecting existing security gaps.

• Operations, maintenance, evolutions and troubleshooting of IT and network security solutions.

• Operations, maintenance and troubleshooting of the security aspects of IT and network infrastructure, including systems supporting critical operations

• ITsecurityassessmentsandverificationofcomplianceofactivitieswithinEUMETSAT with the applicable information security requirements.

• Full lifecycle of activities related to IT systems vulnerability management

• Participation in the EUMETSAT Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT),

including provisioning of stand-by/on-call and incident management.

• Regular generation of IT security reports and metrics.

• Malware and log analysis.

• Threat hunting.

• Threat intelligence.

• Asset identification, management and status reporting.

• Forensic Analysis.

Skills and Experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

• University degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

• AdministrationandmaintenanceofCyberArkinproduction.

• Designing, implementing and delivering large-scale enterprise security solutions. • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

The following skills and experience would be highly desirable:

• Hands-on Experience or in-depth knowledge in one of more of the following:

▪ Administration and maintenance of TrendMicro Deep Security in production

on operational equipment.


▪ Basic knowledge of ISO/IEC 27001 and 27002.

▪ Experience in Linux OS and Windows OS.

▪ Rapid7 insightVM, performing vulnerability scans on equipment in


▪ Performing risk assessments for systems both in development and in


▪ Security-focused auditing for compliance to either security requirements or

standards like ISO/IEC 27000-series.

▪ Administrationandmaintenanceoffirewalls(CISCOASA,CISCOFirePower

and Palo Alto).

▪ Experience with vulnerability management in particular performing

vulnerability assessments.

▪ Patching and hardening of infrastructure in an operational environment.

▪ Incident response and 24/7 CERT activities.

▪ Malware analysis techniques, tools and processes.

▪ Threat hunting techniques, tools and processes.

▪ Threat intelligence gathering techniques, tools and processes.

Why should you apply?

• You will have the opportunity to work within a major institution.

• We encourage every one to think outside the box and top ush the boundaries of

traditional knowledge. This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company

and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.

• Benefits include: competitive remuneration packages; unique career opportunities,

including working in other countries; personalized training and development programmes; flexible relocation support.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, all genders, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel.

How to apply?

Looking to take your career to the next level or find out more details about this opportunity? Interested applicants should submit their CV and Cover Letter to RHEA’s Recruitment team at careers@rheagroup.com no later than 15 December 2023.

Preference will be given to candidates eligible for an EU or national personal security clearance at the level of CONFIDENTIAL or above.


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