Cloub-based Cybersecurity Specialist and Penetration Tester

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 Luxembourg, 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 even more Cloud-based.

  • Collaborate on designing, implementing, and maintaining high-level ICT Security.
  • Analyze risks using state-of-the-art methodologies and practices.
  • Develop ICT Security requirements for in-house and outsourced projects, including those in Cloud architectures.
  • Propose and review security system architectures.
  • Assess security settings on various ICT components.
  • Provide support and follow up on ICT Security activities in projects.
  • Conduct security testing/assessment throughout projects.
  • Identify non-compliances with the client's Security Policy and Standards.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement in evaluating information system security.
  • Support remediation of security vulnerabilities.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of security controls and recommend improvements.
  • Assess security aspects of products and solutions, providing recommendations for security hardening.
  • Provide technical support for Security Assurance and perform regular vulnerability scans.
  • Perform technical compliance checks against reference configurations (Windows, Linux/Unix).
  • Develop system software and maintain security systems/servers.
  • Stay informed on security trends, threats, and mitigation strategies.
  • Draft documentation and reports on detected vulnerabilities and indicators of the vulnerability management process.
  • Interact daily with management and other ICT operations teams.
  • Be available for managing unplanned events and work under pressure, occasionally outside normal working hours.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of security trends, threats, and mitigation strategies

Your Qualifications: 

  • Master degree and at least six (6) years of professional relevant experience
  • Three years’ experience related to ICT security management (e.g. ISMS implementation, cybersecurity policy management, development of security policies and standards)
  • Two years’ experience as a team leader or project leader for major security-related projects
  • At least one ICT Security professional certification is mandatory.
  • Proficiency in vulnerability assessment and penetration test tools for on-premises and Cloud architectures.
  • Expertise in vulnerability management and reporting systems, with experience in process automation.
  • Familiarity with vulnerability notification systems.
  • Hands-on experience with Cloud-based architectures, such as Azure and AWS.
  • Ability to write comprehensive reports and analysis documents.
  • Competence in Operating Systems Security, covering Linux and Windows platforms.
  • Strong command of the English language is mandatory. French would be an asset.

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