Senior Information Security Specialist

Job description

Payconiq is a payment company that is currently growing a strong presence in the BENELUX region with big goals to expand across Europe.

We are on the lookout for a Senior Information Security Specialist who like to work in cloud-native agile fintech environment. We expect you to have at least 5 years of experience and (ideally) experience with operating ISMS (ISO27001).

We’re a 130 person fintech scaleup with 40 nationalities who works together on a daily basis to become a trusted partner and lead in smart processing and payment solutions across Europe.

How we work at Payconiq:

  • We try our best to exhibit the following people values: transparency, collaboration, ownership, adaptability to change, and excellence.
  • Ever-evolving; we’re always raising the bar higher than it was yesterday.
  • Approachable, kind, smart people in all departments.
  • Open to new ideas and cutting-edge tech, and of course, Hackathons.
  • We love training and you get to choose how you will spend your 5% training budget; which is in addition to your salary.
  • Agile methodologies.
  • Cross-functional teams; product owners, scrum masters, and QAs on every team.
  • Spotify model; squads, chapters, guilds, and leads galore.

What you will be doing as a Senior Information Security Specialist at Payconiq:

  • Monitor, control and follow up on security controls and policy implementations (ISO27001).
  • Providing information security training and awareness to the people at Payconiq.
  • Perform periodic risk and privacy impact assessments for suppliers and the new products.
  • Work on regulatory requirements such as compliance reports and documents.
  • Follow up on internal and external audit findings.
  • Prepare weekly / monthly reports to the management.
  • Orchestrating IAM role-based access control.
  • Operate the SIEM platform: analyze and remediate the findings; monitor, query, build dashboards and threat hunting.
  • Be part of the security vulnerability process.
  • Be part of Payconiq's security/privacy incident response team.
  • Provide other privacy, data protection and security support as needed.


The ideal candidate has:

  • HBO/Master degree
  • 5 to 8 years of experience in a similar role

Perks of working at Payconiq:

  • Salary of EUR 55.000 - 75.000 gross per year including 8% vacation allowance.
  • 25 vacation days per year with the possibility to purchase up to 10 extra days.
  • Pension plan (pension contribution fully paid for by us, no personal contribution necessary).
  • Training Budget: 5% of annual gross salary (in addition to your base salary).
  • Structural WFH Policy: hybrid model with a WFH allowance as well as home office supplies.
  • Commuting allowance.
  • Hardware: a MacBook (Pro or Air) and a mobile phone policy.
  • Relocation package: Visa sponsorship and a relocation stipe in to be received together with your first paycheck (if you are from outside The Netherlands).

From what you have read so far, we hope you think Payconiq sounds like a nice place to work. So, if you believe yourself to be a positive-minded person who works well in a team, please apply, and let’s get the conversation started.

What the process will look like from here:

  • Interviews (max 3)

Looking forward to learning about your experience!