IT Security Engineer

  • Akelius Eureka Ltd
  • Nicosia, Cyprus
  • 14/01/2022
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

The Role

Our Technology Department supports and drives the digital transformation of the Akelius business in seven countries worldwide

As an IT Security Engineer you will identify, analyse, fix and document cyber security risks. You will be responsible for planning, implementing and running the IT security landscape. You will drive and develop internal solutions for cyber defence. Your duties will include amongst others, reporting and following up on security risks with connected teams, teaching and enforcing security development best practices and supporting introduction of an Information Security Management System


  • Masters/Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science, Engineer or in a related field
  • Certification (T.P.S.S.E., CISSP, CEH) is a plus
  • Experience with distributed software architecture is a plus
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English
  • Knowledge of any other language, including the German language will be considered an advantage (but not a prerequisite)
  • Profound experience in IT Security, Network, PKI, Cloud Architecture (AWS, Azure, Container, PaaS)
  • Working experience in a DevOps mindset
  • Great knowledge in Secure Software Development, experience with security frameworks like OWASP
  • Experience with Access and Identity Governance processes, software is a plus
  • Positivity, professional maturity, enthusiasm and team spirit
  • Passion for teaching, collaboration and spreading knowledge

What we offer

  • Office in central locations
  • International training program
  • Internal promotion prospects
  • Health and keep-fit allowance
  • Fruit and refreshments in the office
  • Up to 36 months unpaid parental leave


Job applications are carefully screened, and only successful candidates will be contacted

All applications will be treated in strict confidence, ensuring GDPR compliance