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Senior IT Development Engineer (f/m)

At a glance

Design the future, innovate the past!

Keeping the bank safe together, that is what matters to us. The need for information security is increasing rapidly. The financial sector is a permanent target for attackers. This is why we continue to search for better ways to make digital banking safer. A big responsibility, because a lot is at stake. Do you have the knowledge and skills needed to protect our data and a drive to improve security for our customers?  Then we are looking for you!

Your job

As a business, we ensure our information is well protected.  Your team, Operations & Intelligence (O&I), is the owner of the technology that enables the Security Operations Centre (SOC). We are enthusiastic about our application of Agile methodology.

You are a security engineer. The role requires extensive knowledge of security and infrastructure.  You have relevant knowledge and experience in implementation and configuration of endpoint protection in large organizations, such as Advanced Threat Protection, DLP, CASB, and EDR, preferably with Symantec products. Experience working with SIEM systems, Security Use Cases and network security is an advantage.

Your background clearly shows you are comfortable in large and complex technical environments. You have your own area of expertise and a desire to extend, utilize and share your knowledge in a no-nonsense environment.

You will contribute to keeping our network and information safe.


  • get things done! As a development engineer, you deliver security solutions that improve the safety of the bank’s IT infrastructure
  • work with an agile team in which a product owner defines the needs and priorities in three-week sprints to reach a result that delivers as much value for the organisation as possible
  • are responsible end-to-end for converting business requirements into an implemented product together with your colleagues
  • take initiative, learn quickly and are able to apply what you have learned
  • feel at home in a technical environment
  • have experience working in teams with other specialists to make change happen
Working environment

Not a day goes by without hearing about a data breach or DDOS attack. These are just two examples of topics on which we focus our activities. Additionally, the social relevance of our work is very important to us. Our role as a driving force for information security for the bank and our customers directly impacts the security and stability of our society.

You will work for the Corporate Information Security Office (CISO) department. The CISO department believes it is essential to connect the interests of our clients, society and the bank. CISO employs approximately 400 colleagues who are responsible for the bank's information security worldwide. In short, you will be working in a dynamic and international environment that is constantly evolving and looking for innovative information security solutions for the bank, the customers and society.

There are approximately 150 colleagues working in the Operations & Intelligence (O&I) department within CISO. The O&I department is organised in 5 different sub departments which are split into agile teams of around 10 people each. You will work in the Agile (DevOps) 'Preventative Security' team. Together with your team you will deliver security solutions that contribute to a safer IT infrastructure of the bank. Our multidisciplinary way of working allow you to learn from everyone. 

Your profile

Do you think you will fit in? Check your profile:

You have:

  • At least 5 years of work experience in the full breadth of information technology;
  • Knowledge and experience with designing and/or implementing security products, including platform architecture (HW, Virtual Machines, OS Windows, DNS, Load-Balancers, Firewalls etc.) for Enterprise graded implementations (>5000 employees);
  • The ability to cope with scalability, interoperability, and performance issues as well as the capability of providing solutions;
  • Knowledge of malware analysis (reverse engineering) and how to setup necessary environments;
  • Affinity, knowledge and/or experience in setting up CI/CD tooling, such as XL Release, Chef, SaltStack, Puppet and Ansible;
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure tooling;
  • Experience with Mobile Threat Defence solutions;
  • The ability to read, write, and speak English;
  • Good communications skills, ability to reach an agreement on requirements and solutions in communications with stakeholders at different levels of the organization;
  • Relevant security certifications, or proof of competency;
  • Experience working in a security environment, preferably in the financial sector;
  • A problem solving attitude;
  • A desire to actively share knowledge with other team members;
  • The habit of following trends and developments inside and outside the bank and integrating them into company-wide solutions.

An EU working permit is required for this position.

We are offering

...the chance to become even better at your job within this large organization. Does the combination of security and infrastructure make your heart beat faster and do you want to help optimise the operations  & intelligence of information security? Then CISO is the place where you will never be out of practice. Mistakes happen, and we learn from them!


Our office in Amstelveen is your home office. Of course we are also open to the New Way of Working. This allows you to choose the locations or moments you want to work, in consultation with your manager. ABN AMRO knows that your personal development is important, which is why we offer plenty of opportunities for training and career development. In addition, you will receive a competitive salary and an attractive employee benefits package. The employee benefits package even allows you to set your own terms and conditions regarding certain benefit options.

We offer:

  • The freedom to optimize your performance in a flexible working environment
  • Tools to stay fit and update your knowledge, with space provided for you to practice and grow your skills.
  • An additional benefit budget of 11%, with which you can buy flexible terms of employment.
  • A personal development budget of € 1.000 per year.
  • A public transportation subscription or personal transportation budget, depending on the position.
  • A good pension scheme.

Interested in this position? Please respond to this vacancy online. To find out more, contact Rob Thiethatten, rob.thiehatten@nl.abnamro.com.

We are looking forward to meeting you!

We do not respond to acquisition enquiries from agencies.

Equal opportunities for all
The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.

Amstelveen, Noord-Holland, NL

Job Posting Date: 
Requisition ID:  32132

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