IT Security EXpert(m/f)


Fulltime / Vienna Headquarters

FOUR PAWS is an international animal welfare organisation with headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and offices in 14 other countries. Founded by Heli Dungler in 1988, the organisation strives to help animals in need with sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example stray dogs and stray cats, farm animals, companions animals and wild animals kept in inappropriate conditions. FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly.

We are searching for a positive thinking personality with great affinity to animal welfare as soon as possible:

IT Security Expert (m/f)

Main duties:

  • Reviewing, evaluating and making recommendations on technology security programs and actions
  • Implementing required controls
  • Designing and performing security risk assessments and audits against internal sites and systems
  • Identity and Access Management process improvisation
  • Conducting policies and procedures for information systems reliabilty against unauthorized access
  • Managing Security Continuity & Disaster Recovery plans
  • Being Up-to-date about awareness campaigns, latest security related technology/threats for continous improvisation



  • Experience in IT Security Incident Management and IT Security Operations processes and procedures
  • A good understanding of IT infrastructure fundamentals such as networks (TCP/IP), Windows operating systems and databases
  • Experience in identifying and documenting security risks during project initiatives and BAU activities
  • Technical understanding of cloud and web technologies
  • Understanding and knowledge of proactive Information Security Risk Management principles and GDPR requirements
  • First experiences to run an internal audit within specific business areas
  • Good German and English skills
  • Ability to work pro-active and independently but also being a team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise workload and remain organised while meeting deadlines
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS issues and values


FOUR PAWS offers:

  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment in a motivated team
  • A fully integrated and respectful partnership within an international organisation
  • An attractive working place with technically advanced infrastructure
  • Local and international career development opportunities


FOUR PAWS offers you a gross salary of minimum EUR 44.200 per year, depending on your qualifications, skills and professional experience.

Moreover, FOUR PAWS is happy to consider your application for other suitable job opportunities within their global organisation.

Please send your application in English, preferably via email, with the reference number 72.496 to


ISG Personalmanagement GmbH
A-1020 Wien, Rustenschacherallee 38
Dr. Gerhard Klein, T: +43 1 512 35 05-23