Information Security Analyst

Who we are is a leading provider of high-performance hosting and global infrastructure services. We offer a wide range of products and services including hosting, dedicated servers, cloud solutions, and more. With our global presence and state-of-the-art infrastructure, we serve clients in various industries including gaming, e-commerce, and enterprise businesses.

The role

We are looking for a passionate Information Security Analyst with some work experience to join our growing team. The right person will contribute to create an effective security operations center. You monitor our assets, act upon alerts whenever required, and you on the lookout for better ways to secure our network and protect us against ever-increasing and emerging threats.

Typical Information Security Analyst’s responsibilities include monitoring, incident handling, including investigation, containment, eradication and ultimately guiding the process from a recovery status back to normal operations. For this you use our existing tooling, but it is important that take ownership and inform the team where improvements in our existing tooling are possible.

One of our company values: Don’t Operate, Automate!

You will also be(come) the focal point in our DDOS-investigations. In such investigations we find the victims and educate them on how they can better protect themselves. By doing so, we contribute to a better and cleaner internet, something that is important to

The Security & Compliance team interacts with every department in the company, so in your job as Security Analyst, you will be working with every internal team, but also with some of our clients and other external stakeholders, like suppliers, contractors, and government organizations (e.g., Dutch CSIRT-DSP).

With your existing experience you understand that a Security Analyst in a small team is not your typical nine-to-five job and it may happen that you work at irregular hours. You have effective communication skills, verbal and in writing! While we are a Dutch company, English is another language that is predominantly present.

At we care about our employees and it a healthy work-life balance is important to us, so together with your manager you monitor that balance, typically in your one-2-one’s with your manager.  At we also like to organize various events and the occasional outing, whether it is our quarterly physical All-Hands meeting at a location, a black-tie event, or a Christmas party, you have plenty of opportunities to see your colleagues in a different setting. Some colleagues also go out, cycle to work together, meet after work hours for a run or even go to a Padel-court (nearby the Rivium office) during lunch! In short, enough events to look forward to!


  • Monitor for potential security breaches and policy violations on company assets. Inform relevant teams on necessary updates and patches, including follow-up. Report on deviations and escalate where required.
  • Analyze IT requirements and provide objective advice on the use of IT security requirements.
  • Assist in creating a safe and clean internet: Analyze DDOS-attacks, investigate, and inform victims.
  • Follow and gather information on existing and emerging threats. Inform stakeholders when applicable.
  • Monitor and act upon reports from various (government related) agencies/organizations, such as the Dutch CSIRT-DSP. Participate in discussions with those agencies/organizations.
  • Protect the company and its physical and digital assets; Prepare, Detect/Monitor, Analyze, Contain, Eradicate and Recover!
  • Advise and collaborate in a small security team on continual improvement of’s security posture and ensure appropriate security measures are implemented and operational. Prioritize security events and incidents.
  • Be a Team player, in work and communication but can work independent when required.
  • Perform Penetration Tests or at least be able to liaise with Penetration tester(s) to ensure adequate testing and that results are documented and discussed with relevant stakeholders.

About you

  • Proven work experience as an Information Security Analyst or similar role.
  • Analytical thinking and ability to deal with changing priorities and handle stressful situations such as security incidents or short periods of heavy workload. For instance, during audits and fixed deadlines.
  • Team player, but not shy to take responsibility and work independently when required.
  • Written and oral communication skills on important company documents, like the ISMSdocumentation.
  • OWASP 10 evaluations and implementation.
  • Familiar with SIEM/SOAR systems and ability to review IOCs.
  • Proficient with various Operating Systems and Penetration testing and techniques.
  • Resident or existing ability to work in the Netherlands (Rotterdam area)

Work From Home Budget

Remote is the new office. Optimize your home office space to suit your comfort and needs.

High-End Laptop

You will have the latest Dell Precision or a MacBook Pro at your disposal, ensuring you're fully equipped to rock 'n roll from day one.

Annual Bonus

Get your hard work rewarded with our performance-based bonus of up to 12% of your yearly salary.

Travel the Globe

With offices, data center PoPs, and customers scattered across the globe, you'll be sure to see a city or two.

Vitality @ Work

Keep your mind and body in top shape with our company-funded programs. Quit smoking, get a health check, personal training, or mental coaching.

Workout in our Gym

A fully equipped gym in our Rotterdam office equals deadlifts, squats, and the treadmill for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Personal Development

The sky is the limit. We offer you all the room to grow. With our unlimited educational fund, we've got you covered for everything from books or part-time courses to a whole Master’s degree.

Get Free Games

Access to the entire Ubisoft backlog for life comes with the job! You'll never be bored again.

Fantastic Bar

Views, 50 specialty beers, french fries, Friday afternoon drinks, and an all-you-can-eat candy buffet.

What we do

Low latency is our mission! In 2002 we set out to improve online experiences for gamers. Today, we translate our hosting innovations to various industries, but gaming is still in our DNA. And as of 2019, we are part of the Ubisoft family! We build out our network presence in data centers across the globe – from Madrid to Mumbai, Amsterdam to Seattle, and everything in between – bringing content closer to the users. 

Our team works hard on everything related to running our privately owned premium network, from opening new points-of-presence, setting up peering relationships, developing integral products like anti-DDoS protection, and serving our customers with expert help and advice. Finally, we play even harder, in our office gym and bar, and with our lifetime access to Ubisoft games. 

What does offer you?

  • Dive in to the world of gaming and real time and engage with customers from all over the world. We have a diverse commercial team and value collaboration, diversity and entrepreneurship. With the team we organize drinks, dinners and events throughout the year.
  • A challenging and dynamic job in an international company
  • A competitive salary (depending on education, knowledge, and experience)
  • 25 vacation days (excluding national holidays)
  • Travel allowance & work-from-home budget
  • Collective pension scheme
  • All the hardware and software you need to perform, including a laptop
  • Career guidance including remuneration of relevant education, courses, and training
  • A modern office in a prime location with open workplaces
  • Free access to Ubisoft games through Ubisoft Connect
  • Free use of the in-house gym is an equal opportunity employer. At, we believe in a fair and equal workplace for all and foster an environment that is inclusive as well as diverse. We do not discriminate based on color, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender (identity), age, mental or physical abilities, or other characteristics. We believe that employees thrive when they can be comfortable and be themselves! We encourage candidates to apply knowing that they will be considered solely on their merits and qualifications.


Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work. Employment offers are contingent upon a final candidate’s successful interviews with hiring manager, HR and other representatives of and the completion of a background verification and a final determination by that the information derived from the background verification does not disqualify the individual.

What you can expect

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Rivium 1e straat 1
2909 LE
Capelle aan den IJssel
The Netherlands


+31 (0)10 890 00 70

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