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Damen Naval

De Willem Ruysstraat 99

4381 NK Vlissingen



Mevr. Lizzy Visser

+31 (0)118 48 25 20





Damen Naval - Damen Naval, De Willem Ruysstraat 99, Vlissingen

Einddatum: vrijdag 10 juni 2022



Damen Naval offers you a career that is challenging, exciting and fun in equal measure. The Naval division of the family-owned Damen Shipyards Group is established in Vlissingen and in Schiedam. It is a company with more than 850 professionals, and a rich tradition of naval shipbuilding, its original roots stem back more than 150 years. For more than 50 years Damen Naval has been the dedicated shipbuilder for the Royal Netherlands Navy. Based on decades of accumulated experience, Damen Naval offers navies worldwide a broad range of defence and security vessels, ranging from 7m to more than 200m in length. Damen Naval is the only supplier of naval vessels in the Netherlands. Damen Naval has delivered more than 420 vessels to satisfied customers all over the world and have has earned a reputation for excellence along the way. While taking pride in heritage, Damen Naval is also looking towards the future. Are you ready for duty?


For the German F126 frigate program of Damen Naval, we are looking for Cyber Security Engineers, who will play an important role in this large project. As Cyber Security Engineer you will work during the execution of the project across the whole team to ensure a cyber secure design of the frigates. All activities and responsibilities are directly related to the four frigates and the related ship training centres that will be delivered to the German customer (BAAINBw) by Damen Naval.


As Cyber Security Engineer F126 at Damen Naval, you will:

  • Contribute to the engineering process by developing the required deliverables, such as specification documents, functional descriptions, schematic drawings and test/validation plans.
  • Participate in discussions of experts in IT security and radiation technology.
  • Supervise changes in IT security regulations and, if necessary, advise involved internal/external stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the analysis and verification plans for IT security measures.
  • Participate in design checks and reviews in order to guarantee the required Cybersecurity standards.
  • Verify technical performance of vendors and subcontractors.
  • Perform technical analysis on received offers, in close cooperation with the Purchase department.
  • Ensure full compliance to all applicable requirements and specifications, imposed by Class and the customer.
  • Work with vendors and subcontractors to get their timely contribution to the project.
  • Contribute to the further development of the E&A Engineering department.


As Cyber Security Engineer, you need to have:

  • Bachelor or Master degree Industrial Automation, IT Systems, Information Security Management or another relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of five years experience in the design or maintenance of complex IT systems, preferably in ships, offshore or industrial installations.
  • Vast experience and broad knowledge of networking and IT systems, including related hardware infrastructure and software (LAN, WLAN, VLAN, VPN etc).
  • Vast experience and broad knowledge about the different networking architectures, layers and protocols (TCP/IP, STP, ARP, FTP, UDP etc),  cyber security concepts, data encryption and radiation safety.
  • Knowledge about modern networking applications, services (DHCP/DNS) and relevant standards and regulations related to Cybersecurity, such as ISO 27001.
  • Experienced to work with third-party vendors and subcontractors, preferably also with the German Armed forces.
  • Good command of the German and English language (written & verbal).
  • Experience with the German IT Grundschutz, including A-960/1 and A-962/1 and experienced in using the SAVe tool from the company Infodas is an advantaged.
  • Ability to travel and work abroad when needed.
  • Excellent antecedents because a pre-employment security screening is a standard part of the recruitment procedure.
  • Permanent multiyear EU citizenship combined with permanent EU work visa are all requirements of the recruitment process for viable candidates, given the military nature of clients and projects.


At Damen Naval, we highly value our employees, and we will support your professional and personal development. To that end, we invest in all our employees by offering:

  • A technology and innovation focused, dynamic, international work environment.
  • A competitive salary package and other benefits.
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities within a diverse and rewarding work environment.
  • An active social environment in terms of business culture, events & sports.


Are you interested in the position of Cyber Security Engineer F126 and do you recognise yourself in the job description? Please respond directly via the Damen Career Portal.

For more information about the vacancy, Damen Naval or the application process, please visit the Damen Naval website, the Damen Career Portal or call the Corporate Recruitment department on +31 (0)118- 485 000.

Damen Naval does not approve of commercial, contractor and/or agency acquisition or commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered.