Platform Security Architect

iWelcome is looking for a new Security Architect to join the Office of the CTO. Together with your colleagues in the team you’ll be responsible for the governance and leadership of iWelcome’s technology strategy and product architecture. Your primary role is to help determine the requirements, design and implementation of our security architecture. Our security architect is also responsible for assisting the CISO and CTO in enforcing approved policies, procedures, standards and guidelines. You will work closely with key stakeholders from the organisation as well as the other platform technical architects and security specialists.


Key responsibilities

Our new Security Architect will:

  • Determine future requirements to further enhance our security architecture;
  • Design and help implement security policies, procedures, standards and guidelines;
  • Be involved in all stages of the software development lifecycle process to ensure security related standards are met;
  • Conduct (ah-hoc) reviews, perform tests and QA to help enforce approved policies, procedures and guidelines;
  • Plan, manage and support (3r party) security audits, scans, reviews and certifications;
  • Plan, organise and train people on security (awareness);
  • Work with engineering teams on major security related design decisions;
  • Investigate future security related technology areas of interest;
  • Discuss security trends with key suppliers, analysts and customers;
  • Report directly to iWelcome’s CTO.


Required skills, experience

Our new Security Architect:

  • Has a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree;
  • Has a 5+ years proven track record in (cloud) security architecture;
  • Great understanding of security frameworks, standards, guidelines and best practices;
  • Good understanding of security landscape – Vulnerability Management, SIEM, Intrusion detection systems;
  • Strong analytical skills and efficient problem solving;
  • Has a desire and the ability to continually study and understand new security technologies and frameworks;
  • Is familiar with Identity & Access Management;
  • Feels comfortable in presenting to colleagues and customers as well as at events / seminars;
  • Is a fluent speaker and writer in English;
  • CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH or other information security certifications are a pré.


What we have to offer

You’ll be working with a talented group of people at one of the few technology ‘scale up’ companies in The Netherlands to build, sell and operate an innovative Identity and Access Management cloud platform. We have our offices centrally located in Amersfoort (HQ) and Nijmegen, The Netherlands, sales offices in the UK and Germany, and our development teams in both the Netherlands and Romania.

We have vision, know what we want and have the ambition to make a difference in the IAM market. We expect the same from our colleagues, so we make sure we provide everyone with the best possible working environment and actively support personal and career development.

Naturally we offer a full package reflecting your contribution to iWelcome!

When applying, please send a detailed resume & cover letter to

Location: Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands


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