Corporate Information Security Risk Manager (m/f/d)

Switzerland, Schaffhausen
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As the Corporate Information Security Risk Manager, you will implement and manage IT Risk Management within GF's ServiceNow platform, ensuring compliance with GF Corporate Security Standards and Solutions. Your responsibilities will include reducing vulnerable systems, tracking and following up on Vulnerability Management findings, contributing to overall Enterprise Risk Management, and fostering a strong IT risk- and security-mindset. You will communicate and align with major business and IT functions, sourcing partners, and Information Security Office. The main contact for IT risk-related matters, you will register, evaluate, and regularly update identified risks. This role requires hands-on IT operation experience, a positive attitude, and a willingness to implement change. At the start of your journey at GF you implement IT Risk Management as a discipline within GF’s Corporate IT and as a module within GF’s ServiceNow platform (GRC module) – and you establish corresponding processes and responsibilities within GF’s IT organization to ensure risks are not just managed, but actually and consequently mitigated and reduced. You contribute to GF’s overall Enterprise Risk Management, support in IT audits and align with respective peer teams. We're looking for someone who is passionate, adaptable, and eager to learn. You thrive in a fast-paced, startup-like environment and have a hands -on mentality. You're not afraid to tackle challenging situations, and you're always willing to find creative solutions to problems. You bring a positive energy, a sense of humor, and a deep curiosity to everything you do. If you have hands -on experience in IT operations and a "can do, decide, act fast" attitude, we want you on our team. Join us in our mission to innovate and make a difference!

Your tasks

  • Implementing and developing IT risk management within Corporate IT and GF's ServiceNow platform
  • Updating the divisional cyber risk profile and taking necessary actions to mitigate risks
  • Serving as the focal point for risk reviews and consulting for enterprise applications and services
  • Managing legacy systems renewal and documenting all activities within the centrally managed ISMS
  • Establishing Vulnerability Management and ensuring resolution of identified vulnerabilities
  • Maintaining the quality of Cyber Crisis Documentations for locally managed systems in close collaboration with local IT personnel
  • Conducting Disaster Recovery exercises and auditing Disaster Recovery capabilities for locally managed systems
  • Ensuring alignment with Corporate Information Security Solutions and Governance, including SOC, SIEM, and Security Posture

Your profile

  • Solid experience in IT risk management, specifically in the industrial manufacturing IT environment, with a focus on practical and lean approaches
  • Familiarity with risk management standards, methodologies, frameworks, and tools such as ServiceNow
  • Experience in SOC/SIEM, EDR, and crisis management exercises
  • Deep knowledge of disaster recovery capabilities and readiness, as well as business continuity management (BCM)
  • Understanding of vulnerability management processes
  • Strong ability to prioritize tasks, work independently, and efficiently manage time to meet tight deadlines
  • Reliable, resilient, and responsible with the ability to work globally and effectively with diverse cultures in a professional and friendly manner
  • Excellent communication skills with fluency in written and spoken English and German, and knowledge of other languages is a plus
  • Committed team player with a solid general IT knowledge and proficiency in tools relevant for the job described


Clear vision and purpose Clear vision and purpose
Clear vision and purpose "We are a sustainability and innovation leader providing superior customer value" is our vision and this is what guides us. Our purpose "becoming better every day - since 1802" is what inspires us in our daily work.
Sustainability and innovation focus Sustainability and innovation focus
Sustainability and innovation focus We have high sustainability and innovation goals. Let's work towards a sustainable future together.
Excellent learning tools Excellent learning tools
Excellent learning tools At GF we provide development opportunities for everyone. We offer global learning tools as well as trainings and specialized courses.
Great career opportunities Great career opportunities
Great career opportunities GF as a global acting company provides many opportunities regarding career growth. We also offer a dedicated talent management process (MyNextBigStep@GF) to boost your career.

Your contact

René Saiu
HR Manager Corporate
Amsler-Laffon-Strasse 9
8201 Schaffhausen
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Who we are

Georg Fischer (GF) comprises three divisions: GF Piping Systems, GF Casting Solutions and GF Machining Solutions. The Corporation is headquartered in Switzerland and has 15'000 employees worldwide. GF is the preferred partner of its customers for the safe transport of liquids and gases, lightweight casting components, and high-precision manufacturing technologies