IT Security Engineer (m/f/x)

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Date: 17-Nov-2022

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe


Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.


Daiichi Sankyo and its 16,000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In Europe, we focus on two areas: In the cardiovascular space, our strong portfolio of medicines reflects our long-standing commitment and shows that we care for every heartbeat; in oncology our goal is to become a global pharma innovator until 2025 by providing novel therapies to patients across the world. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany, and we have affiliates in 13 European countries. For more information:


For our headquarter in Munich we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position


IT Security Engineer (m/f/x)


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Establishing and constructing security standards and best practices that an organization should follow
  • Implementing security controls to protect an organization’s infrastructure and data
  • Preparing and documenting standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Support the Security Team in Incident response activities
  • Educating the workforce on information security standards, policies, and best practices
  • Increase organization incident readiness level
  • Organizing and conducting scans and testing in order to identify vulnerabilities
  • Coordinating penetration testing to find exploitable weaknesses and working on the mitigation
  • Reporting results of scanning or testing and providing security recommendations for further system security enhancement

Professional experience and personal skills:

  • A degree in computer science, mathematics or a comparable qualification
  • At least 5 years of experience in the field of IT security 
  • Language Skills English and German (B-Level)
  • Experience in different security domains (e.g. application security, vulnerability management, security monitoring, pen testing)
  • Technical knowledge in the areas of application, operating system and network security
  • Knowledge in system administration
  • Experience in developing policies, standards and guidelines



What we offer

Working at Daiichi Sankyo

At Daiichi Sankyo in Europe, we offer a workplace where your voice is heard. Everything we do, we do with a high level of commitment and a clear focus on patients’ needs. We know that our bold ambition to change patients’ lives for the better can only be achieved through the power of collaboration and the exploration of new approaches. Thus, we encourage our colleagues across Europe to be courageous, to bring their ideas to the table and to embrace opportunities to grow. When you join our European family, you will be a part of a dynamic company where everyone, no matter their role, rolls up their sleeves and gets things done.