Banking & Finance

Senior Security Architect

Job start As soon as possible

Job description

equensWorldline is one of the leading and most innovative payment service providers in Europe. As experts in financial processing and software licensing they provide services to fulfill all needs of the dynamic European payments market. They process billions of payments, POS and ATM transactions per year. Obviously, all those transactions must be processed seamlessly, securely and efficiently. And that’s what they do. Being a central pillar of the wider Worldline Group, it’s their ambition to support their clients in keeping up with the rapidly shifting market demands. A challenging job, as the payments market—and therefore also their organization—is subject to continuous change. 



  • You have thorough experience in security implementations in complex environments.
  • You are able to bring these aspects to the front in discussions with business and technical partners with whom you work in close collaboration.
  • You closely follow the internal and external market and regulations for strategic and operational security evolutions related to the Worldline scope.
  • You look for innovation of security related aspects in Worldline services and activities informing the business of potential opportunities.
  • You support the business with evaluating and defining security requirements for new products, applications and solutions.
  • You support the business with powerful analysis on security topics in line with security policies to enable decision-making for bids and RFPs.
  • You analyze Security Standards and translate them into practical equensWorldline Security Standards and Guidelines.
  • You define Security Architectures based on your experience and taking into account the complex international environment at equensWorldline.
  • You follow-up the security aspects of the implementation of Security Architectures in internal and Customer projects.
  • You are the Subject Matter Expert for the security areas assigned to you, including Card, Mobile, Terminal and Hardware Security Modules and related Key and Certificate Management.
  • You facilitate the security dialogue within the company at the level of business and technical architects, analysts, developers and with management.
  • You advise Production Services and other departments on the implementation of internal & external security rules (regulations, policies, standards, etc.).
  • You assist in the creation of security policies, standards and procedures in response to identified risks.
  • You propose corrective action plans at security level to mitigate risks.
  • You are a Civil Engineer (or equivalent) with preferably a Master or PhD in security or cryptography.
  • You have at least 5 years of experience in implementing security solutions in the payments industry or financial market.
  • You have an in-depth knowledge on applying security in practice for EMV, TLS, SSH, digital signatures, cryptographic algorithms implementation etc.
  • Knowledge of security standards and PCI compliance, etc. are an asset.
  • You can work efficiently with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel & PowerPoint).