Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
This role is to secure the Stryker asset and data in the European region and at same time implementation of Information Security roadmap to stay compliant with local regional IT Laws and co-ordinate with work council for security tools implementation.
The IT Security Manager would also be taking the lead for making sure that the proper security diligence is completed for Merger & Acquisitions (M&A); designing the security infrastructure for recently acquired companies; designing the architecture for new business projects, using Archer to complete Security Assessments for new business projects, represent Information Security on the Stryker IS Architecture review board; act as the audit liaison between Internal or External audit and Information Security and provide the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) with an annual global risk management assessment.
The Information Security Manager will work to align security solutions to meet business needs and will play a part in determining the role that different security technologies will play in our future business model. To do this, they will work across multiple teams and functions to determine security needs, identify security strategies, and establish security programs to execute on those strategies. They provide high level technical oversight, coordinate the activities of other teams, create roadmaps, and ensure delivered services are aligned with IS strategy. Individuals in this position have a broad understanding of key technologies as well as experience managing team members.
Build strong partnership with European Business Partners, Manufacturing leaders with regular meetings and updates.
Create effective communication channel to update European regional leaders, business partners for upcoming security initiatives and project roadmap.
Improve security awareness in the region by conducting regular training and awareness session.
Work with Global Security team to ensure all security controls are in place for Stryker asset and data in Europe.
Incumbent provides leadership, vision, and a strong understanding of Information Security domains and the common book of knowledge as well as an understanding of security governance process.
Has the overall responsibility for designing security infrastructure in such a way as to meet the needs of Stryker business partners while maintaining an acceptable level of control and security.
Build strong relationship with Data Privacy and work council for the effective implementation of security initiative in the region.
Meets organizational goals and exceed industry best practices and requirements to ensure the security of the Stryker assets.
Proactively reviewing and conducting assessments and trending of innovative new security technologies to improve the security efforts across Stryker.
In coordination with the Sr. Manager Security Engineering recommends and justifies security product selections based on the customer's requirements, enterprise architecture guidelines, security guidelines, technology feasibility, and financial feasibility.
Serves as a POC for business infrastructure projects.
Leads the definition of technical security solutions through information exchange to problem resolution.
Applies sourcing strategies, vendor management, business case analysis, and post-investment audits while managing projects.
Works closely with customers to provide secure solutions and service while accomplishing the project's objectives and filling established requirements.
Establish security strategies to drive transformation of Global IT Infrastructure
Drive and steer security projects and programs which are in line with Global Security Services strategy
Identify and highlight conflicts which may derail progress towards strategy, and establish mechanisms to resolve these
Create and communicate metrics which describe progress
Align security solutions with business strategies, working primarily with line management and IT Business Partners
Ensure business security deliverables are aligned with Stryker's global strategy and intervene when appropriate
Responsible for improving communications and relations, as well as ensuring the integration of security in technology programs and services across Stryker.
Drives the adherence to security policies; security programs and plans; and integrates and coordinates execution of security policies.
BS in Computer Information Systems or equivalent
Security certifications such as CISSP, CISM or GIAC preferred
Qualifications & experience:
Experience: Minimum Nine years of IT experience.
Should have familiarity with cyber security laws, GDPR and applicable regulations/mandates.
Experience with Information Security and/or Technology Risk Management.
Should possess project management experience.
Thorough understanding of cyber security frameworks and data privacy protection frameworks such as NIST CSF, ISO-27001.
Certifications: Information Security, risk management and data privacy related certification (e.g. CISA, CISM, CISSP) is desirable.
Strong communication skills is a must. The resource should be able to effectively communicate with cross-functional teams and vendors, both written and oral communication is critical.
Five years' experience in information security, cyber security, or similar functional areas.
Three years' experience managing projects
Experience establishing strategic plans and leading teams in the implementation of the strategy.
Experience working with third-party providers
Experience driving change within an organization
Knowledge to develop and interpret standards, policies, procedures, and strategies governing the planning and delivery of security solutions
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK