We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Data Security and Governance Specialist to join our team for a strategic project focused on implementing a new Data Platform. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the security, compliance, and governance of data throughout the implementation process and beyond, safeguarding our digital bank’s data assets.


Task Description

  • Design, implement, and manage robust data security measures for the new Data Platform.
  • Develop and enforce data security policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and industry best practices.
  • Establish and maintain data governance frameworks, including data stewardship and data quality management.
  • Develop and implement data classification schemes and handling procedures.
  • Oversee data lifecycle management, ensuring data integrity and availability.
  • Conduct data security risk assessments and vulnerability analyses.
  • Identify and mitigate data security risks associated with the Data Platform implementation.
  • Implement data encryption, masking, and anonymization techniques where necessary.
  • Collaborate with IT, data management, and business units to ensure cohesive data security and governance strategies.
  • Conduct training sessions and awareness programs on data security and governance for staff.
  • Provide guidance and support to data stewards and other stakeholders.
  • Monitor data access and usage to detect and prevent unauthorized activities.
  • Generate regular reports on data security and governance metrics for senior management.
  • Develop and maintain data security and governance documentation.


Skill Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Data Management, or a related field.
  • Professional certifications such as CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), or CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) are highly desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in data security, data governance, or a related field.
  • Proven experience with data platform implementations in a financial services or digital banking environment.
  • Strong understanding of data security regulations and standards.
  • Experience with data governance tools and frameworks.
  • In-depth knowledge of data security technologies and best practices.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Proficiency in data security tools and platforms.
  • Familiarity with cloud security and data privacy concepts.
  • Detail-oriented with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Proactive and self-motivated.
  • Strong ethical standards and integrity.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with stakeholders.
  • Hybrid work with the ability to travel internationally
  • Fluent and proficient written and spoken English



  • A competitive salary and generous benefits package
  • A flexible working environment based completely on mutual trust and respect, with the ability to work however and wherever you want
  • Become part of an expert team with global reach and impact where you can make a real difference
  • Working for an organisation with a longstanding history of designing, developing, and implementing innovative solutions
  • A challenging and multi-cultural working environment. Getting the chance to collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the Finance & Banking sector

How to Apply

A job you want to fulfil in a diverse team? Then feel free to contact us - even just for a non-binding telephone call - or send us your curriculum vitae.

Contact person: Ms Claudia Hoffmann
Email: recruiting@bancon-it.com