Junior Consultant (m/f/d) for Information Security

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Your prospects

The security of IT, information and data processing is one of the greatest challenges faced by companies. There are outstanding career opportunities for diversified computer scientists and lawyers with a good knowledge of IT alike in this field, due to the broad interaction of technical, organisational, and legal aspects.

As a Junior Consultant (m/f/d) for Information Security at activeMind AG, you will learn how to set up and operate legally compliant IT systems. Under the guidance of your personal mentor, you will support our clients, and assist with and conduct on-site or online audits.

Opportunities for regular further education and certifications – such as ISO 27001 and BSI basic protection – will be provided to assist you in your professional development. In this way, you will be optimally positioned in terms of your career in the rapidly growing information security market.

Our experienced team will always be at your side. Together, we always find the best solution – and then enjoy lunch and one or two after-work activities together.

🇺🇦 Assistance for applicants who fled Ukraine 🇺🇦

We aim to help you and your family to have the best possible start in this country. We are happy to support you in your search for accommodation, with applications and dealings with the authorities, as well as with your integration in Germany. Our very multicultural team will be happy to help.

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Your tasks

Your tasks as a Junior Consultant include optimising the information security of renowned companies, corporate groups or hospitals, including organisations belonging to Germany’s critical infrastructure  (KRITIS). You will monitor the implementation of legal requirements and help to find innovative and practicable solutions in the area of technical and organisational measures.

In your position, you will support our clients primarily from our office in Munich or Berlin, as well as, per on-site or online audit.

Your profile

Required qualifications

  • You have a bachelor’s degree or higher degree in computer science, or a comparable technical field of study
  • Alternatively, you have a degree in law
  • You speak German to at least an B1 level, and are willing to take a German course, if necessary
  • You have a very good command of professional English, at least to a C1 level

Desired qualifications

  • You are already well versed in the area of information security and/or data protection law
  • You are willing to continuously educate yourself on the topics of information security and obtain the corresponding certifications.
  • You enjoy visiting and supporting clients independently throughout Germany (approx. three to five days per month)
  • You have a great sense of humour and enjoy interacting with people
  • A high level of initiative and the ability to work in a team are not just something you say on your CV

Lawyer (m/f/d) specialised in data protection

Your perspectives

Data protection law offers enormous development opportunities for lawyers. Rapid technological change and the internationalisation of markets require new data protection solutions for companies every day.

As a member of our rapidly growing law firm, you will profit from decades of experience in the legal, technical and organisational implementation of data protection in Germany. As the direct contact person for our clients, you will work closely with renowned companies and corporations and always find the best solution for their challenges.

Regular continuing education courses and data protection certifications, ISO 27001, BSI baseline protection and security technologies will ensure that you are always up to date. Your work will be supported by best-of-quality process optimisation and an almost completely paperless work environment.

On the interpersonal level at activeMind.legal, you can expect a diverse team of highly experienced lawyers and graduates. With our ‘open-door policy’, you will always find helpful colleagues to assist you with any questions you have. Regular team events are just as much a part of our corporate culture as flexible working hours, the possibility to work from your home office and parental leave/part-time hours.

Our offices in Berlin and Munich are centrally located and easily accessible by public transport or by car.

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Your tasks

As a lawyer (m/f/d) or jurist at activeMind.legal, you will consult companies and corporations from Germany, Europe and around the world. The focus of the legal consultation is on international data protection and data protection laws in other (European) countries, as well as the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

In your position, you will support our clients from our office in Munich or Berlin as well as on-site at their places of business. This process will entail, among other things, inspecting the implementation of stipulated data protection measures and training executives, management and employees. In some cases, you will also be appointed as our clients’ external data protection officer.

Your profile

Required qualifications

  • You are a lawyer with in-depth knowledge of data protection.
  • You have very good spoken and written proficiency in business German and English; fluency in additional languages is a plus.
  • You enjoy visiting customers around the world and putting them to the test.
  • You are curious and want to consistently further your education.

Desired qualifications

  • We will be very happy to see a specialisation in the data protection law of specific European countries.
  • Proven IT skills are a plus.
  • A high degree of personal initiative and team spirit is not only listed in your CV.
  • When we ask about ‘entrepreneurial spirit’, you know exactly what we mean.
  • You have a sense of humour and are sociable.