IT Security Specialist (m/f/x)

Job description

We make everyday life at school easier ( by connecting millions of timetablers, teachers, students and parents in more than 25.000 schools around the world.

To maintain our family-like culture with currently ~90 employees, we value reliability, courage, passion & enthusiasm, and mutual support (

For the last 50 years we have been building solutions in the field of school administration ( and recently made the decision to create a new generation of our products.

This is where you come in.

Pay and benefits

  • A competitive salary depending on your qualification and experience (Minimum 2020 IT-KV salary for ST1: 48,286
  • Possibility for remote work up to three days per week
  • A significant part of the company earnings is distributed to the employees
  • A dedicated team budget for personal development 
  • Flexible working hours and home office possibility
  • Flat decision-making structures, eye-level communication, and product focus
  • An (award-winning) modern office in Stockerau with team rooms and collaboration areas
  • A big sunny garden to enjoy catered lunch and beers and even an office gym
  • A garage for parking your car, scooter, or bike

The hiring process

At Untis, we believe that our work speaks for itself - therefore: 

  1. Submit your initial application & a work sample to give us a first impression.
  2. Meet the team and learn from each other's goals and interests. 
  3. Work on a real life Untis problem and discuss the reasoning behind your work, collaboratively. 
  4. You are part of Untis!

P.S.: This profile was a product of many iterations and ideas from across the organisation


About you

As an experienced IT Security Specialist working across the overall organisation you will:

  • Strengthen the Awareness for IT Security across the overall organisation
  • Introduce and lead the “Community of Practice" Security, to align practices and standards across the organisation
  • Sparring Partner for Developers, DevOps and Operations
  • Lead internal IT Security projects (e.g. hosting)
  • Organisation of measures to improve transparency of our security footprint (e.g. bug bounty programs)

You should come with:

  • Extensive experience in a similar role
  • Experience with penetration testing, security testing tools, security assessments and reviews, frameworks (e.g. ISACA: COBIT)
  • Applied knowledge and/or certification in ISO 27001
  • Good English skills, as well as a working knowledge of German (B2)