IT Security Specialist

Red Bull

Job Overview


IT Security Specialist

Elsbethen, Austria
To further strengthen the capabilities on IT security we are looking for an ambitious IT Security Specialist. In this role, you’ll take over various technical responsibilities to improve the security of our IT services and infrastructure. You’ll take the perspective of an external attacker and plan, conduct, and oversee security assessments and manage the required ecosystem. You’ll closely work with our technology teams, architects, service owners and other functions as trusted advisor for IT security matters.


Areas that play to your

All the responsibilities we’ll trust you with:



You’ll support peers in IT and other departments in assessing the security aspects of IT services, solutions and initiatives.

You’ll manage the vital ecosystem of security researchers, dedicated service providers for monitoring, penetration testing or social engineering activities.

You’ll plan, conduct and oversee assessments and ensure that vulnerabilities are addressed by the relevant stakeholders




You’ll support the owners of IT infrastructure (endpoint, network, identity & access, server and cloud), solution architects, and other peers to improve security and required capabilities.

You’ll be involved in infrastructure projects as security expert and/or coordinator and act as trusted advisor for your peers.




You’ll support the security incident response team and your peers in other departments by analyzing security incidents and providing technical expertise.

You’ll also assess the existing processes, tools and other capabilities to continually improve them and ensure that issues identified by platforms are being addressed.




You’ll assess trends and options in the security market and work with internal and external stakeholders to shape the future of security at Red Bull.

You’ll identify gaps, define, prioritize and initiate adequate measures to continually improve digital security capabilities.



Your areas of knowledge and expertise

That matter most for this role:

  • A passion for security
  • First work experience in IT security, maybe even gained as white hat hacker, bug bounty hunter or security researcher
  • You don’t need to google terms like XSS, PtH, SQLi or 0-day and 0x41414141 doesn’t create a buffer overflow
  • Solid technical know-how on security mechanisms and relevant solutions in networking, malware, client & server environments
  • Experience in Project Management is a plus
  • High self-motivation, very good communication skills, team player
  • University Degree in Computer Science / IT Security or equal practical experience
  • Fluent in English, German beneficial


Got what it takes?

In your application we want to see your personal style – what makes you tick and why you think your next opportunity is here with us.

As an employer, we value diversity and support people in developing their potential and strengths, realizing their ideas and seizing opportunities. The job advertisement is aimed at all people equally, regardless of age, skin colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation or origin. Due to legal reasons we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary according to the collective agreement for this position, which is € 1.848 gross per month. However, our attractive compensation package is based on market-oriented salaries and is therefore significantly above the stated minimum salary.
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