Database Security Engineer

Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czechia Global Business Services 28676 29. April, 2020

About the role:
Server Platform Security unit of DP DHL group IT Services organization is looking for a new IT security professional focused on databases to become part of our global security operations.This Database Security Engineer will be responsible for operational security management of a few database platforms - from technical security standard definition, thru their application and security monitoring to remediation of any issues to further improvements based on lessons learnt.
The key objective of this role is to maintain adequate security posture DP DHL group databases operated by IT Service organization, while continuously improving it using industry best security practices and emerging innovations and in compliance with regulations in place against cyber threats endagering their content confidentiality, availability and integrity.That would require close cooperation with other teams like Database Architects, various IT Engineering and Operations and Information Security professionals.

 Your work:
•Design, implement and maintain Security standards for selected Database platforms
•Develop and deploy Security Monitoring on DB platforms
•Define and maintain policy Compliance checks for DB platforms
•Analyze and evaluate security risks on DB platforms
•Review DB vulnerabilities and the effectiveness of the countermeasure mitigation
•Support DB Operations teams and share best practice in DB security

You should have:
•Passion for IT security and eagerness to learn more about it
•5+ years of experience in administrating any Database platform (Oracle, MySQL, MS SQL, etc.)
•Good experience in security Database Configuration and Security Monitoring
•Practical experience with OS such Linux, Windows Servers, etc.
•Good Knowledge of Database vulnerability management and Policy Compliance
•Good Knowledge of Access Management
•Independent and results oriented, driven by goal achievement with a strong focus on high quality
•Strong in information acquisition and analysis, constructive challenge, building and managing partnerships, flexibility and stress management
•Very good communication skills and ability to work within a global and virtual team
•Must be able to communicate effectively in English for both written and oral

Nice to Have:
•Good understanding of any information Security framework/standards (ISO 27k, COBIT, NIST, etc.)
•Good understanding of ITIL
•Good understanding of Database security architect
•Scripting knowledge

What we offer:
•Great team of IT professionals and the possibility of technical development
•An extra week of holiday (25 days/year)
•6 Self-sickness days/year
•Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per the calendar year
•Lunch and FlexiPass vouchers fully covered by DHL
•On-going professional and technical training and certifications
•A multicultural environment in modern offices
•Pension plan contribution
•Multisport card
•Employee Referral Program
•Company sponsorship of various sports and social clubs
•Smart casual dress code

In DHL ITS Prague, you will have the opportunity to be part of over 1650 highly skilled IT professionals of 67 nationalities. Would you like to delevop your career in DHL ITS Prague – the largest data center operation in the Czech Republic? Start your application now!
In accordance with the legitimate interest of DHL IT Services, the candidate for this role shall provide a copy of his/her extract from criminal record.
This role may not be performed if the criminal record confirms that the employee has been lawfully convicted for the criminal offence:
•against property;
•in the area of processing of personal data and/ or breach of secrecy of correspondence;
•any other criminal offence connected with the terrorism.
The submitted extract of criminal record may not be older than 3 months as of the day of its submission.

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours


  • Business Unit

    DHL Information Services (Europe) s.r.o.

  • Travel Required

    less 20%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Shift Requirement



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