Information Security Officer

NLD-Zaandam, Provincialeweg 11
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Your new job and office

Your new job 

As our new Information Security Officer, you are the go-to person for security advice. Working closely together with our development and product teams, you help them determine the risks. You don’t mind making a deep dive with the developers, you understand their way of thinking and advise on innovative security solutions, without slowing them down.  

We’re working on groundbreaking, innovative services such as our online shopping experience, mechanization of our distribution centers and in-store innovations, such as securing the hardware for our tap-to-go service. As an Information Security Officer you have a central role towards management and tech teams in advising how to keep our products safeguarded.  


This is, in more detail, what the job entails: 

  • You are the information security contact for all security-related topics, while working together with the platform teams in different projects and sprints. 
  • You work closely with your peers from the Global ISO departments, including Identity and Access Management and Security Architecture. 
  • You’re conducting and facilitating security reviews and follow-up on solutions and vendors. 

Your new office 

As our Information Security Officer, you become an important part of the Global Information Security Advisory department for Ahold Delhaize. Under the umbrella of Ahold Delhaize we have strong brands in the Netherlands; Albert Heijn, Etos or Gall & Gall. Our office is based in Zaandam and you’ll be working in a team of 9 Information Security Officers for one of our platform departments (e.g. Data platform, Retail tech platform etc..).  


Due to COVID-19 we're mainly working from home, also after we can go back to the office it's possible to work in a hybrid way. 


What do we offer?

The right ingredients for an impactful job 

  • A competitive salary and an additional yearly bonus (up to 11K).  
  • A permanent contract right away. 
  • An attractive pension plan of which we pay out over 4x times the amount you contribute to the fund. So you’ll continue to enjoy a comfortable income even after retiring :-) 
  • 32,5 days paid vacation. 
  • The possibility of attending training and courses at our expense.  
  • Travel expenses, a laptop and smartphone. 
  • 10% staff discount on groceries in all Albert Heijn stores, up to €300 discount a year. 
  • The opportunity to provide everyone with a healthier, tastier and more sustainable diet. 


Your profile 

  • At Ahold Delhaize you'll be working for one of the biggest food retailers in the Netherlands. To become successful as our new Information Security Officer you bring: 
  • A Bachelor certificate or Master degree, or equivalent work experience in the field of Information Security or a similar field. 
  • Proven experience in performing risk assessments in cloud, mobile, microservices, web environments and in using security best-practices (OWASP, CICD, SDLC) 
  • You are an IT generalist with a good understanding of developing secure systems. 
  • A highly communicative personality with solid experience in working with different stakeholders in business and IT, ranging from developers who work in project teams to external suppliers and senior management. 
  • You are a team player that strives to always improve the Ahold Delhaize security posture. 



More information and apply:  

Irene van Rosmalen (Talent Acquisition Partner Technology) and hiring manager Ernst van Goethem (Head of Business Security Advisory EU) will be happy to help you via or send a WhatsApp to Irene via 06-23 62 04 40. 

You can apply by hitting the apply button and upload your resume. We’re looking forward meeting with you.  


Clifford Haakmeester

Application process

1st interview
2nd interview
Job offer
Opt. assessment
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