Cybersecurity Specialist EU Institutions Brussels

Are you looking for a challenging opportunity and want to take advantage of a great job to give new inpulse to your career? This offer is for you. In order to support one of our clients, a large and famous European Public Institution in Brussels, we are looking for a Cyberscurity Specialist.


EKXEL IT Services, is a European leader in IT engineering, high-tech consulting and IT services. We offer a unique blend of expertise and support major European groups with international vocation to implement and succeed in their project to transform and modernize their information systems.


Job Description: Our client has a heterogeneous ICT architecture including several technologies and in constant evolution and would like to document the best practices, guidelines, standards and procedures needed for guarteeing the security of such systems in the respect of the defined cybersecurity policy.


  • Contribute to Security Management activities:
    • Perform market reviews, products analyses, studies;
    • Lead security-related solutions assessments and labs;
    • Lead and manage Security-related projects;
  • Support project and application owners in designing, implementing and maintaining ICT Security:
    • Perform Risk analysis according to state-of-the-art methodologies and practices;
    • Elaborate ICT Security requirements for in-house and outsourced projects and applications;
    • Define and review architectures for security systems;
    • Design and implement Security settings on various kinds of IT components;
    • Coordinate ICT Security activities in the projects, provide support to project managers;
    • Provide support for remediating Security vulnerabilities or issues;
    • Assess security aspects of products and solutions.
  • Protect the Institution’s ICT infrastructure and applications.
    • Provide support to design and implement secured architectures;
    • Provide support to design and implement Security settings on various kinds of IT components;
  • Collaborate with ICT departments for defining security procedures and best practices.
  • Study ICT security standards and regulations for applying them to the Customer's context.
  • Provide support to perform system information security risk analysis.
  • Propose appropriate security counter-measures according to standards and best practices.
  • Define security-operating procedures for systems and products.
  • Perform security studies and the design of security architectures.
  • Auditing and reviewing configuration of software, communication, computing systems.
  • Support the implementation of cybersecurity within the Customer Entreprise Architecture strategy.
  • Support the definition and implementation cybersecurity maturity models.
  • Support the compliance process regarding the implementation of cybersecurity standards, procedures and guidelines.
  • Regularly attends conferences, professional association meetings, and technical symposia to remain aware of the latest information security technological developments.

Your Qualifications: 


Educational qualifications:

  • A level of education corresponding to a Master degree
  • At least one ICT Security professional certification is also required.

Professional expertise:

At least six years of professional relevant experience, including:

  • Three years’ experience related to ICT security management (e.g. ISMS implementation, cybersecurity policy management, development of security policies and standards); and
  • Two years’ experience as a team leader or project leader for major security-related projects.

Language skills:

  • Very good knowledge of both written and oral English (proficient user - C level, according to the EuropassLanguage Passport classification) is mandatory.
  • Good command of French is an asset.

Other specific expertise:

The following additional administrative, technical and management competencies are required for this profile:


  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to work with a minimum supervision and be committed to excellence and quality service delivery;
  • Ability to generate reports and written analysis on complex and multi-domain security topics, both at high and technical levels;
  • Be available for managing unplanned events and work under pressure, occasionally outside the normal working hours in case of severe security incidents;
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to lead multi-lingual meetings and to do presentations to managers, technical staff and also end-users in the context of user awareness activities;
  • Leadership, autonomy and commitment to increasing maturity;
  • Excellent team player and ability to coordinate other experts' work.

Our offer:

A particularly attractive salary package, with many additional benefits, to attract the best of you. A professional and stimulating work environment in the field of telecommunications. Multiple career opportunities within a changing group, advanced training in new technologies, rich and recognized expertise. Your application will be treated with confidentiality. We would be very happy to organize a first appointment to talk to you about this opportunity and consider your next career development. Send us your CV to or even better use our online form