Information Security Specialist in Barcelona or Remote


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Job Description

We’re looking for a Information Security Specialist who is passionate about their work, adapts easily, and shares our company values!

A little bit about us

Leadtech has been fostering and developing innovative digital businesses across several industries since 2009. It has since then expanded to a team of over 500 committed employees working all over Spain. We are thrilled to have more than 23 nationalities working together and very proud to see that our products and services are enjoyed by millions of users monthly around the globe. #LifeAtLeadtech

How will you make a difference

  • Assess information security risks and control implementation guidance in IT project and product management.
  • Manage the Cyber Security Program elaborating and maintaining a dashboard with the key indicators and reporting it periodically to the Corporate Information Security Committee.
  • Manage the Information Security Framework, developing policies, standards, procedures and guidelines
  • Lead and coordinate the cyber incident response process.
  • Analyze and scan continually the corporate digital architecture and the software developed and used to identify vulnerabilities. Manage the remediation plans and the deployment of security patches.
  • Develop the security software development lifecycle (S-SDLC) methodology. Lead and coordinate the S-SDLC projects.
  • Develop the cloud security program. Lead and coordinate the cloud assessments.
  • Implement and maintain the cyber security awareness and training program, focus on IT and IS staff.
  • Monitor the regulatory compliance requirements and support the IS and IT staff in the implementation of the necessary corrective and preventive actions to be compliant
  • Support the Corporate Legal Team to meet internal and external regulatory requirements, formalization of organizational procedures and improvement of business processes.


What will make you stand out from the crowd:

  • Master Degree in Information Technology / Computer Science or equivalent + minimum 4 years of experience in:
  • Implementation and management of Information Security Management Systems.
  • Cyber incident response experience.
  • In-depth knowledge of cyber security best practices (i.e. ISO 27001, NIST CSF, CSA CCM).
  • In-depth knowledge of IT Risk Management methodologies (i.e. Magerit, Ebios, Octave and ISO 27005).
  • Penetration and vulnerability scanning tools.
  • In-depth knowledge of the cyber security state of art.

Desirable knowledge:

  • Be in possession of one of the following degrees or certifications: Master in Cybersecurity, CISA, CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GCIA, ISO 27001 LA, PCI QSA.
  • PCI-DSS audit and adequacy projects.
  • Pentesting and incident response experience.

Desired skills:

  • Excellent analytical problem-solving, communication and work team skills
  • Demonstrated strong background in information technology with a clear understanding of the challenges of information security.
  • Demonstrated ability to build understanding and awareness of security issues throughout the organization.
  • Demonstrate experience managing and interacting with outsourced services

Your team

We’re team-first. If you believe in the power of collaboration and that the team’s success is your success, then you’re one of us!

Fun is fundamental. We believe in forming strong bonds in and outside the office. That’s why we have a team-building budget and organize activities to enjoy ourselves.

Positivity wins the day. Bring a positive attitude and communicate openly. Self-awareness and an openness to learn are always a plus.

This is how Alex Valls, IT Director, describes the team


Perks of being one of us:

  • Top-notch private health insurance — includes dental and psychological services
  • Full-time, permanent contract
  • Flexible time off, no blackout dates, plus your birthday, Christmas’ Eve and New Year’s Eve off
  • Remote work OR come into the office if you prefer!
  • Flextime (7 – 9:30 a.m. / 3:30 – 7:30 p.m)
  • Free Friday afternoons (a 7-hour workday!) + 35-hour week in July and August (free afternoons here we come!)
  • Enhanced career path designed just for you
  • External training budget
  • Other: ticket restaurant, nursery tickets
  • Budget for team-building activities
  • We celebrate all company landmarks
  • And when you come into the office, you’ll get free coffee and snacks, fresh fruit, and can enjoy our game room and the cool terrace overlooking the Mediterranean

Sounds good? Apply now! We’re looking forward to getting to know you.


Our exceptional offices are in Barcelona's Blue Building, right on the city's seafront. Besides our stunning views, you'll enjoy perks such as free fruit, snacks, and coffee and will be able to take part in our game competitions.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.


About Leadtech

  • Agency

  • Tech Start-up

  • Barcelona

  • 50-200

  • 2007

At Leadtech, we work hard... and play harder! Our mission is to empower clients and employees to achieve its goals in the online business world.

Since 2007, we have been fostering innovative and creative techniques across a multitude of industries, making us pioneers in online project management.

Leadtech is dedicated to constant improvement, as well as inspiring new ideas and methods daily, for both the world in which we live and the future to come.

We think big... and work bigger, and that's why we do business internationally with over 100 passionate professionals who speak over 15 languages fluently. A global team of focused experts in a range of fields:

We analyze, we socialize, we write, we code, we design, we calculate, we decide, we collaborate, we generate, we engage, we program, we create… The real question is what don’t we do?!

With a truly modern approach to company culture, our values, diversity, flexibility and an active work-play balance are what make Leadtech unique.

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