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About the Challenge

We’re looking for a Security Architect to design, implement & maintain IT security solutions whilst integrating security in different projects for Port of Antwerp. You’re someone that works meticulously whilst keeping an eye on timing & budget. You’re an expert in your area so helping out colleagues that come to you for advice is no problem. You’re able to give direction to external parties & are great at finding creative solutions to technical issues. When a security related incident happens, you’ll be the leader that will coordinate the technical teams. Afterwards you’ll compose a post-incident report. You’re a digital detective who proactively investigates traces of anomalies.


Your skills

We are looking for a team player that is eager to keep on learning, has a bachelor’s or master’s degree in IT or Engineering and worked hard for the following skills:

  • You have a very good knowledge of security technologies
  • You have experience with data classification, data leak/loss & prevention
  • You’re familiar with network & web related protocols
  • You know your way in Windows & Linux environments whilst having basic knowledge of databases (MySQL / MSSQL)
  • You’re experiences with threat hunting & pentesting
  • You have experience with red teaming exercises, DevSecOps or secure coding are a plus
  • Passion, connecting, to dare, simplicity & trust are values you can identify with

Our offer

We are not a recruitment agency and we are not a consultancy agency either. We’re a different breed. We are tech talent integrators and this is how we roll…

  • You become part of the Exellys community (we pay you, while your career takes off) but you are working on a challenging project for our client.
  • You get a personal career coach, access to technical trainings and are encouraged to obtain certificates to match your needs and ambitions.
  • After two years, you’ll get the opportunity to work for the client as a permanent employee (they pay you, while your career is accelerated).

Sparked your interest? Want to know more about the job? About Exellys? About our remuneration package? You know what to do… Hit the apply button and become excellent!

Key figures

  • First dock constructed in 1811
  • Europe’s second largest seaport
  • 1.584 employees
  • Focus on a sustainable future

Company insights

More about this organisation

The Port of Antwerp is the biggest port in Belgium and the second port in Europe, after Rotterdam. Thanks to their daughter companies, they dare to call their port an international, nautical gem. That is why they attach great importance to 5 values: become one with the customers, society, colleagues, values and even the world. Their employees appreciate the daily trust, passion, guts, simplicity and connection.


  • Apply now
  • Become an Exellyst
  • Get lots of training
  • Get personal coaching
  • Become excellent

Go for gold. Be excellent

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Astrid Roest