Vacancy OT Cyber Security Specialist – Son


For a leading and innovative developer and producer of sustainable organic ingredients we are looking for a Cyber Security Specialist. This company is making its mark on the world with sustainable organic ingredients as of the late 19th century. They are committed to help meet the demand for sustainable ingredients, and believe they can maximise the use of natural resources by improving themselves, their processes, and their products on a continuous basis. Giving nature a second life is second nature to them. Their unique, broad product and service portfolio is active in both international markets as well as the local ones, all of the world.


In this role as a Cyber Security Specialist, you will be responsible for the international automation and implementation of the technical server and network infrastructure in over 200 locations of the company.

Furthermore, you could expect the following:

  • Managing the OT infrastructure and security projects including defining and managing project plans, quality, budget, and planning
  • Assessing functional requirements per location, design technical concepts, and determine what defined systems and associated designs are already in place within our pre-defined standards
  • Reporting project progress to stakeholders and management
  • Coordination and liaison between internal and external parties involved
  • Supervising completion of projects as determined in the project plan, in order to hand-over the new environment for operational support


For this position, the ideal candidate has:

  • A Bachelor degree in Industrial Automation, Information Technology, or similar
  • At least 5 years of work experience in the field of infrastructural related projects in manufacturing, food, or similar production environments
  • Strong communication skills to build internal and external networks and the ability to accept and adapt to different cultures
  • Excellent knowledge of the Dutch and English language is a must, any additional language is a preference
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally up to 25% of the time
  • Living within a 1-hour drive from our Son office (Eindhoven region)


If you meet the requirements above, the company is able to offer you:

  • A competitive salary, depending on education and experience
  • 30 holidays, holiday pay of 8%, bonus opportunity and a company pension scheme
  • A company car, mobile phone, and laptop
  • A great work-life balance
  • International experience and exposure with people from different cultures all over the world
  • Development of personal skills and knowledge, with training and education programs as deemed relevant for further development
  • Independence and the opportunity to initiate or participate in projects for implementing solutions


If you are interested in this job, or similar ones, please feel free to contact me directly. When applying, please upload an English CV, otherwise, your profile will not be included in the application process.

Jamie van den Ban

Associate | Food (Sciences)