Security Engineer (M/F)

Join Eutelsat and use your skills to contribute to innovative projects.


Eutelsat is one of the world's leading commercial satellite operators with a fleet of about 40 satellites. 

As a space pioneer with over 40 years of experience, our mission is to provide satellite capacity.  

Our satellites are used to broadcast television channels and packages, transmit news reports, provide broadband Internet access services and interconnect data networks. 


All our efforts are aimed at providing the highest quality of service to our customers, based on 5 pillars: 


  • The best of space to the earth
  • Global coverage for local connectivity
  • Technological excellence made accessible to all
  • A key position at the heart of telecom and audiovisual networks
  • Innovation, driving the connectivity of tomorrow

Your impact: 

The Security Engineer works within Operational security team in the DSops department.

The main duty of this position is to identify, observe and analyze potential information security risks and develop strategies for preventing threats and quickly addressing breaches. It is tasked to lead or support, when needed, IT risk assessment project-by-project, to put in place system, hardware and/or software, to monitor/mitigate/analyze the IT infra in terms of IT security, to manage security incident management process and to define KPIs and performance metrics to measure the health of IT system in terms of information security.


Your missions:

  • Develop and lead on-site security operations and vulnerability remediation efforts across our datacenters
  • Management of security devices (maintaining and monitoring)
  • Run risk assessment within Dsops department supporting all initiative project-by-project.
  • Support the procurement/development of any new product/project needed to reinforce or ensure security within DSops
  • Define and lead implementation of KPIs and performance metrics definitions.
  • Participates to procedures and documentation creation and validation processes.
  • Ensures the correct implementation of corrective and preventive actions.
  • Point of contact for external requests and audits/reviews related to data security
  • Responsible for incident management, audits, tests and related reporting
  • Ensures that detected non-conformities are correctly managed and solved.
  • Interlocutor with all security specific interest groups and authorities.


Requirements :

  • Experience in Datacenter environment
  • Skills in security related equipment, as Firewall, IDS, IDP, web-filtering.
  • Knowledge of well known vulnerabilities assessment methodology, ie ISECOM OSSTMM or OWASP, preferred.
  • Knowledge of risk assessment methodology (with preference for eBios and ISO 27005) would be appreciated.
  • Knowledge of the incident handling approaches and processes.
  • Knowledge of log correlation and SIEM software, i.e. Splunk software.
  • Good communication skill, ability to work independently and in a team
  • Excellent analysis and troubleshooting skills

What we offer: 


  • An international environment and multicultural teams: an attractive and responsible employer, Eutelsat relies on 1,200 employees from 50 countries who are committed to providing the best quality of service every day
  • A stimulating sector of activity
  • Modern premises just outside Paris 
  • 2 days a week of teleworking
  • An attractive package including base salary + bonus 


  • Eutelsat is committed to integrating social and environmental issues into its activities as an essential element of successful operations. Eutelsat uses its satellite resources as the preferred infrastructure for bridging the digital divide, while striving to keep the space around the Earth uncluttered and clean in the implementation of its operations.


Be part of the adventure, apply now!


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