Booking.com BV (the company behind Booking.com™, the market leading online hotel reservation service in the world) is looking for a Data Security Operations Analyst to join the Data Security Operations team. The goal of the Data Security Operations team is to prevent, detect and respond to signals of sensitive data leakage affecting our guests, partners, and employees. The team is responsible for the operational response to identified data leakages and coordinating remediation efforts with other business units across the organisation. Continuous improvement on detection and response capabilities is key and analysts must have a proactive and diligent approach to this work. The Data Security Operations team is part of the Security department within Technology.
We are seeking Data Security Operations Analysts who are motivated to take ownership for an array of core tasks as well as coordinating incidents internally across the business to ensure consistent and structured response and remediation of data leakages. Analysts investigate signals and reports of data leakages and coordinate the response actions needed to resolve and remediate the identified issue. Our ideal candidate is a highly motivated self-starter with a wide analytical skill set and understanding of relevant Privacy legislation with practical experience of incident response, preferably in security/fraud. You are able to craft and run queries to get relevant data and are both experienced and effective when analyzing big data sets. You are a top performer with the capacity to communicate effectively, as well as manage stakeholders and translate complex data-driven findings into business strategies with senior leaders.
Analyse signals of data leakage and perform response actions where necessary
Coordinate large scale incident response with business units across the organisation where necessary
Transform data into insights, to identify and quantify opportunities to reduce instances of data leakage
Develop and provide reporting to management that highlights trends in data leakage across teams, business units, and the associated risks
Support the Data Security product teams in the development of new tools and detection techniques for use in data leakages detection/prevention
Provide training and support to relevant stakeholders
Raise awareness across the business regarding sensitive data leakage and the responsibilities of all employees to report instances of data leakage
Contribute or lead other projects which reduce data leakage while maintaining focus on a positive customer and employee experience
Contribute to Booking.com’s growth through interviewing, onboarding, or other recruitment efforts
At least 3 years of experience in an operational role in Security/Fraud
Understanding of concepts around privacy and risk management
Experience responding to incidents from start to finish is a must
Ability to create, modify and execute SQL and Hadoop database queries to retrieve and analyze large data sets
Excellent stakeholder management experience
Highly motivated and results-focused individual with solid business understanding
Self-starter, able to work independently, enjoys creating and implementing new initiatives
Ability to prioritize incoming escalations and requests appropriately using established impact frameworks
The capacity to adapt to our fast-paced environment while instantly providing effective output
Great communication, questioning, and problem-solving skills
Fluent in English, writing, and speaking.
Currently living in the Netherlands or prepared to relocate to the Netherlands
Able to work outside of core hours when needed (not just 9-5)
Knowledge of the travel industry is a plus
Living and working in Amsterdam, one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Europe
Contributing to a high scale, complex, world renowned product and seeing real-time impact of your work on millions of travellers worldwide
Working in a fast-paced and performance driven culture
Opportunity to utilize technical expertise, leadership capabilities and entrepreneurial spirit
Promote and drive impactful and innovative engineering solutions
Technical, behavioural and interpersonal competence advancement via on-the-job opportunities, experimental projects, hackathons, conferences and active community participation
Competitive compensation and benefits package and some great added perks of working in the home city of Booking.com
We value Diversity of all types and in an open, dynamic workplace. This has been a pillar at Booking.com since day one, and something we continue to strongly believe in and build today.
Booking.com is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We strive to move well beyond traditional equal opportunity and work to create an environment that allows everyone to thrive.