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Cybersecurity Incident Response Specialist
Amer Sports

Cybersecurity Incident Response Specialist

Amer Sports
Type of work
Employment Type
Operating mode

Tech stack


Job description

Hybrid/Remote, Krakow (Poland) or Garching near Munich (Germany)

At Amer Sports, we believe in the power of IT professionals to shape the future of cybersecurity. We offer unparalleled opportunities to make a meaningful impact while enjoying a fulfilling work-life balance.

As a Cybersecurity Incident Response Specialist, you'll be a vital part of our Cyber Security & Risk Management Department.

What you will be doing:

As an Incident Response Specialist, you'll play a pivotal role in proactively preparing for, responding to, and recovering from cybersecurity incidents, ensuring the protection of Amer Sports' digital assets and maintaining business continuity.

  • Monitor security systems and tools to detect suspicious activity or breaches.
  • Collaborate with forensic specialists to conduct detailed analysis and determine incident severity.
  • Coordinate and lead incident response efforts, working with cross-functional teams.
  • Take immediate action to contain security incidents and prevent further damage.
  • Develop and maintain incident response playbooks and procedures.
  • Manage communication during security incidents to keep stakeholders informed.
  • Provide guidance on incident response procedures and participate in exercises to enhance preparedness.
  • Conduct post-incident reviews and document lessons learned for process improvement.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and partners to analyze and share threat intelligence.
  • Stay updated on cybersecurity threats and best practices to enhance response capabilities.

What you need to succeed:

  • Genuine passion for technical cybersecurity and a drive to initiate change.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field. Advanced certifications (e.g., GCIH, CISSP) are advantageous.
  • Proven expertise in cybersecurity incident response, covering detection, analysis, containment, and remediation.
  • Deep understanding of networking protocols, security technologies, and best practices.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, capable of assessing complex security incidents and devising effective response strategies.
  • Hands-on experience with incident response tools such as SIEM, EDR, and forensic analysis tools.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, adept at conveying technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a fast-paced environment, with excellent task prioritization and project management skills.
  • Solution-oriented mindset crucial in the security context, coupled with outstanding interpersonal skills and a professional demeanor.


What’s in it for you:

  • Discounts on Quality Products: Benefit from compelling discounts on our own-brand products (including Salomon, Atomic, Peak Performance, and more)..
  • Meaningful Projects: Contribute to responsible projects with dedicated teams, making a real impact and driving positive change..
  • Continuous Learning: Access our e-learning platform with a wealth of engaging learning content to expand your knowledge and skills.
  • Engaging Company Culture: Experience a workplace with a strong team spirit and an open, appreciative culture, where you'll feel valued and part of a supportive community.
  • Smooth Transition: Benefit from a comprehensive onboarding program designed to help you integrate seamlessly into our organization.
  • Commute with Ease: Simplify your daily commute with benefits for public transportation.
  • Global Exposure: Collaborate with a diverse, international team spanning North America, Asia Pacific, and beyond.
  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy flexibility, including hybrid work options, for a harmonious work-life balance in our modern and well-connected office.
  • Global Impact: Engage in diverse and challenging projects alongside colleagues from varied backgrounds

Our Candidate-Centric Hiring Process:

At Amer Sports, we believe in making your journey through our hiring process as seamless and engaging as possible. We are committed to finding the best talent to join our team, and we appreciate the effort and time you invest in exploring opportunities with us. Here's a glimpse of what you can expect:

  1. CV Screening
  2. Phone Screening
  3. Technical Interview 
  4. Interview with hiring manager
  5. Feedback & Decision

Apply now!

If you have any questions or need clarification at any stage of the application process or during your journey with us, please don't hesitate to reach out to (HR). We're here to provide you with the support and information you need to make your experience with Amer Sports as smooth and enjoyable as possible. Your success and satisfaction are our top priorities, and we're always here to assist you!