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Head of Cyber Defence (*)

Your tasks

In your role as Head of Cyber Defence, you will protect Schenker from cyber-attacks and develop appropriate measures for detecting, clearing, and defending against cyber threats
You will support the Chief Information Security Officer, responsible for effective and efficient steering of Schenker's global IT-Security Management and -initiatives, programs, and services. In this role, you are developing appropriate measures for detecting, clearing, and defending against cyber threats and thus make a valuable contribution to digitalization.
Your tasks:
  • Take ownership and lead the development and maturity of the Security Operation Center and relations with other Information Security- and IT-teams
  • Further development of the Security Monitoring Toolstack (SIEM, Cloud Security Portals,...)
  • Further development of the SOAR Platform
  • Implement security measures to address cyber threats identified, e.g., defining SIEM use-cases and playbooks
  • Orchestrate and manage threat hunting exercises
  • Help to improve the SOC process excellence by maintaining information security documentation
  • Conduct computer forensic investigations by collecting, analyzing, and routing evidence and electronic discovery requests
  • Develop and maintain forensic methodologies, tools, and services
Information Security Incident Management and Crisis Management
  • Develop the Information Security Incident Process by leading and coordinating investigations with stakeholders and documenting incident reports
  • Operate the Information Security Incident Process by managing capabilities and response pro-cess by involving all relevant internal and external stakeholders
  • Ownership and maintenance of Schenker's Crisis Communications Playbook, IT-Crisis Manage-ment - and IT-Disaster Recovery program
  • Serve as the communications liaison to the company's cross-functional IT Crisis Response Team (CRT)
  • Provide senior-level counsel to Management during times of crisis
  • Regularly conduct business impact assessments, vulnerability assessments and develop contin-gency plans to address the most pressing potential scenarios
  • Schedule and manage annual crisis communications training for the IT Crisis Response Team
  • Management of relationships with corporate crisis communications teams
  • Act as subject matter expert on the use of crisis management tools and resources
  • Develop, manage, and train IT- personnel to maintain crisis policies and procedures
  • Implement, maintain, and regularly update program contact lists
  • Coordinate with Corporate Operations team on Incident Response where it affects business op-erations
  • Consult with IT-architects on scale and improvement of technology disaster recovery program
  • Prepare annual planning and testing calendar and budget
  • Develop and conduct awareness training and exercises for end-users on Crisis Planning and Dis-aster Recovery
  • Provide client-driven due diligence materials: test results, program summaries
Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI)
  • Set and review constantly the mission of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Function at DB Schenker in close alignment with the Business, IT, and IT Security Strategy of DB Schenker
  • Define, implement, and maintain an outcome oriented Cyber Threat Intelligence Strategy for DB Schenker
  • Design, implement and maintain a DB Schenker Cyber Threat Framework to enable consistent characterization and categorization of cyber threat events, and to identify trends or changes in the activities of cyber adversaries
  • Implement, manage, and constantly improve a Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) function to devel-op evidence-based knowledge, including context, mechanisms, indicators, implications, and ac-tion-oriented advice about an existing or emerging menace or hazard to DB Schenker's IT and Information assets
  • Manage the selection, aggregation, and integration of relevant, reliable, and action-oriented Threat Intelligence Sources, to spot the threat actors and find out significant details, such as IoCs (Indicators of Compromise), compromised devices, and other data
  • Manage the actionable integration of relevant Threat Intelligence into the diverse protective and detective organizational functions and systems of DB Schenker


Your profile:
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Engineering, IT, or Business Administration
  • University or comparable degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Engineering or re-lated discipline
  • Several years IT experience in an information security role
  • Previous experience in leading a globally distributed CERT or SOC team
  • Broad knowledge of IT and Information Security technologies, e.g., SIEM, threat intelligence, networks, operating systems, databases, and applications
  • Solid understanding of threats, vulnerabilities, and security controls
  • Deliverable-oriented, with strong problem-solving skills
  • Team player willing to cooperate with multiple colleagues across multiple office geo-locations and time zones
  • Good skills in report-writing and presentation on Top Management Level to present the findings of investigations
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English, German would be beneficial


Workplace Health Management
We take social responsibility for our employees (m/f/d). DB Schenker offers a comprehensive workplace health management with programs for health promotion and prevention.

Eating Options On Your Site
Our employees (m/f/d) benefit from the food variety of our canteen.

Working Atmosphere
As a team, we can achieve the best for our customers, employees (m/f/d) and the global community – therefore a pleasant working atmosphere is very important to us.

Our offer

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.


Do you have any further questions?
Do not hesitate to contact us.
We look forward to receiving your call/email!

Schenker AG
Kruppstraße 4
45128 Essen

Phone: +49 201-8781-5525

* Equal Opportunity Employer: at DB Schenker we are proud of our diverse workforce and we are committed in enhancing it further. Therefore, we welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, age, disability, nationality, religion or sexual orientation.

Job Details


Head of Cyber Defence (*)




Schenker AG Head Office


Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen


Apr 21, 2021