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The Senior Information Security Officer is responsible for the internal security of the bank, ensuring cyber-attacks are managed, helping avoid problems becoming incidences and advising our colleagues on the best way to keep our customers secure. We work closely with auditors and regulators, using regulatory and risk management frameworks. We are responsible for establishing security governance within the bank, be means of issuing security policies, standards, and guidelines. 


The Senior Information Security Officer is part of the dedicated Information Security team, and you are expected to lead projects and coach junior colleagues in the field of Information Security. You are expected to be a master in:  


  • Security presence.

    You will become one of the main contacts within Knab to address all sorts of questions related to information security on which you advise, inspire and teach to enable colleagues getting things done in the right way.
  • Continuous learning

    You are on top of new developments regarding information security and related technologies proactively undertaking continuous learning and know how to be a BOFH.

  • Communication

    Your communication is accurate, deeply connected and is relatable with all levels within Knab, ranging from general reporting and risk management with board members to providing technical solutions with DevOps teams.

  • Flexibility

    Your style of work is flexible, you can present a security topic instantly to a large group of colleagues or lead an investigation at short notice and understand that security doesn't sleep or stop at 5pm. Helping your security colleagues is key to ensuring we maintain a close security team.

Information Security Team

  • Who are we?

    The security team at Knab is experienced, ambitious and deeply involved with all matters of security. Security matters to us but fun is important too. We like our jokes and security stories, while sharing new skills and educating ourselves.
  • Mission

    Our mission is customer centralised, we care about our customers and their safety while doing business with us. We are continuously maintaining a secure and resilient fintech environment in which Knab's customers are safe, Knab's value-chain is continuously secured, and Knab can accelerate its business strategy implementation securely. That is our mission. 24x7.

  • Principles we work by

    Security likes doing stuff, though we also like to automate and template as much as possible to get away from the boring stuff, and into the stuff that really matters and adds value.

  • One team, once voice. The security team is like a family. We value commitment and trust.

Your profile

  • Master / bachelor degree, preferably with a technical background in development or network.
  • Certified CISSP, CISM, CISA or certified with a functional equivalent certification.
  • Familiar or experienced in common technologies like, not limited to, NAC, Endpoint, Azure, IAM, AWS, IDS/IPS, Vulnerability scanning.
  • Self-propelling. You can move along the lines of a dynamic organization to get things done. You can mobilize a team. You know exactly to team up and to team apart.
  • You are practical of nature, backed with an academic level of work, you can translate conceptual standards, like the ones of NIST/SANS, into a fit with Knab's context.

Diversity Statement: Come as you are. Knab is an open workplace with positive vibes. We are inclusive of all nationalities, races and genders. We feel comfortable to bring our authentic whole selves to work and like you to do so too.


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If you come to work with us, Knab will become a significant part of your life. Therefore, we make sure the ambiance is just as exciting as your job. Check the benefits

If you have any questions regarding this role or the process, please feel free to reach out to us. We don`t collaborate with third parties to fulfill this role.

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Application procedure

1. You apply
You apply
2. Intake (phone)
Intake (phone)
3. First interview
First interview
4. Case
5. Second interview
Second interview
6. Third interview
Third interview
7. Offer
8. Pre-employment screening
Pre-employment screening
9. Whoo! New job!
Whoo! New job!

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