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Cyber Security Governance Specialist


Essen, NW, DE, 45141 Swindon, Wiltshire, GB, SN5 6PB Coventry, COV, GB, CV4 8PB Hamburg, HH, DE, 20354


RWE Renewables GmbH, Essen, Swindon, Hamburg, Coventry

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: IT / Digital 



Become a Cyber Security Governance specialist and, as part of the Operational Technologies Security team, take responsibility for projects and innovations in the field of OT security. Exciting tasks around secure software applications as well as OT infrastructure and cloud security await you here



  • You are responsible for the continuous improvement of our ISO27001 based Information Security Management system and rollouts in various countries.
  • You are one of the information Security Officers (ISO) for the OT
  • You support on delivering and reporting on the status of all OT audit recommendations
  • You assist with the development of control frameworks to meet business and regulatory requirements in Europe & APAC
  • You conduct supplier security audits as well as internal security audits
  • You support the specialist departments when it comes to OT security, and accompany corresponding projects.
  • You improve our existing systems, among other things, by optimizing and automating work processes and governance models
  • You carry out risk assessments in the area of processes and applications according to ISO 27001 as well as RWE Group standards
  • You are well networked through regular contact with security managers from our Group and representatives of official authorities in the industry



  • A successfully completed degree in computer science/ business/ business informatics/ cyber security
  • Comprehensive knowledge of IT & OT technology, from network to application architectures is a plus.
  • Analytical thinking skills paired with a high focus on results and services round off your profile
  • You have gained experience in the security of critical infrastructures and have gained experience in implementing an ISMS (ISO27001). You are certified ISO27001 lead implementer and/or auditor
  • You have gained experience in risk management, in particular managing cyber risks and developing risk management processes.
  • You have experience in project management, working within Agile, PRINCE2 or PMI frameworks.
  • You are passionate about IT security and have acquired good expertise in various areas in the past.
  • When moderating and presenting, you feel comfortable and can inspire tech and non-tech audiences for topics
  • Have extensive experience in presentation skills – getting the message across to stakeholders in a true effective way.
  • Good experience in building new processes and also enhancing existing processes.
  • Fluency in English is a must. Knowledge of German is a plus.

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Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 77444, application deadline 15/02/2023.

Any questions? Ivan Malcolm D'Silva, 


We look forward to meeting you!


Address: RWE Renewables GmbH, Drehbahn 47-48, 20354 Hamburg

Address: RWE Platz 4, 45141 Essen 
Address: RWE Renewables GmbH, Lister Str. 10, 30163 Hannover


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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