IT Security Specialist

Experience level Cadres dirigeants
Job details sector Informatique

As part of the broad process of digitalisation of its activities, AXA Belgium deals with an ever-increasing volume of data and offers increasingly comprehensive digital services to its customers and partners. All of this is taking shape in increasingly cloud-oriented environments (AWS/Azure). As such, it is essential to ensure that all this information is processed in a secure manner for our customers, brokers, partners and employees.


As such, AXA Belgium continues to strengthen its IT Security team. We are currently looking for several IT Security Specialists to assume key roles in the following areas: Identity & Access Management (IAM), Application Security and Infrastructure Security.

In this role, the IT Security Specialist will work directly with AXA Belgium's CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) and will work closely with the IT Belgium department as well as at an international level with AXA Group Global Security Services.


Your role


  • As an IT Security Specialist, you will be responsible for establishing guidelines and best practices in the various areas of IT Security.
  • You are willing to take on a wide range of projects related to IT security and to see your responsibilities evolve.
  • You wish to develop and diversify your technical skills while working independently.
  • You will remain up to date with the latest technologies in the field of IT Security.
  • You will review roles and responsibilities, set guidelines and communicate them to Business and IT teams throughout the organisation.
  • You will proactively identify potential shortcomings and formulate action plans with different teams to remedy any issues.
  • You will identify, facilitate and implement any process improvement opportunities to increase efficiency.
  • You act as an ambassador for the guidelines and ensure that they are applied.
  • You will actively participate in maintaining collaboration with different entities (local and international IT teams).
  • You will perform and/or coordinate IT security assessments, create reports on security risks and put corrective measures in place based on concrete elements from our IT environment.

As an IT Security Specialist, you have the following profile:


  • Ideally, you have a Master's degree in IT and/or Cybersecurity.
  • You have at least two years' experience in the field of IT Security (IAM, Applications Security or Infrastructure Security).
  • You have a good capacity to manage several projects at the same time, and you have a strategic vision of security-related aspects.
  • You work independently and can perform several tasks at the same time.

AXA Group is the world leader in insurance and asset management. We protect and advise our clients at every step in their lives, by offering products and services which satisfy their needs in the areas of insurance, personal protection, saving and asset management. AXA is the leading insurance brand worldwide, with over 100 million clients. We are transforming from payer to partner for our client, with a strong focus on risk prevention.

Our mission? Empower people to live a better life.

Our values? Customer First, Courage, Integrity and One AXA.

AXA is market leader in the insurance sector in Belgium, with a strong presence in financial services as well. Did you also know that in Belgium nearly 3 million clients put their trust in us at all crucial moments in their lives? No matter what happens, we are always here for them, today and tomorrow! That is why we constantly reinvent ourselves and thus our Way of Working focuses on welfare, diversity and inclusion. And on your talents, on your experience. Discover what we mean.

Real responsibilities in the field of IT Security

You will be expected to develop your skills and responsibilities in a cross-functional team in charge of Security. The IT Security team oversees all security, resilience and physical security activities that are carried out in the various AXA departments.

You will be part of an international network.

By joining an international group like AXA, you will also have the opportunity to share best practices, knowledge and experiences with your colleagues within the AXA group.

You will be part of a digital transformation process.

You will actively participate in large-scale projects related to IT security.

A nice reward for your hard work 

An attractive salary, supplemented with discretionary personal and collective bonuses and of course, meal and eco vouchers. 

A job that respects your personal life and dreams 

With 35 days off per year to recharge, home working options, sports facilities and professional training to make sure you stay in shape mentally, physically and professionally!