Security Manager & Technology Scout (m/f/d)

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Date: Feb 12, 2024

Location: Hanau, DE

Company: Heraeus

Security Manager & Technology Scout (m/f/d)
Location Hanau
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and technological leadership to create the most diverse products, all with one thing in common: World-class quality.

About Heraeus Precious Metals

With more than 350 years of experience in precious metals processing, Heraeus Precious Metals is the world's leading provider of innovative products and services, such as precious metals trading and recycling. Our products are used in a wide range of industries, for example to reduce climate killers such as nitrous oxide and methane and in the form of pharmaceutical ingredients for the treatment of cancer.

Our innovative strength is driven by our 3,000 employees in more than 15 countries, who work passionately with our partners to develop pioneering and sustainable solutions.

We are aware of our responsibility towards people and the environment and have set ourselves ambitious CO₂ targets. Sustainability is at the heart of all our business activities.


The following challenges await you:

  • In your role as Security Manager & Technology Scout (m/f/d) you observe worldwide general technology trends with the objective to adapt global security standards.
  • You coordinate security requirements with the Heraeus insurance partner and verify the implementation level through security checks.
  • In addition, you collaborate and maintain contacts with security authorities and security organizations of comparable companies.
  • The further development of security technology used worldwide at Heraeus as well as the project management for the implementation of new security technology worldwide is also part of your responsibilities.
  • You also administer security technology used worldwide at Heraeus (alarm systems, video surveillance systems, technologies for drone detection and deterrence, biometric readers, access control, X-ray devices, metal detectors, lock systems, technology for secure internal precious metal transport, etc.)
  • Moreover, you are responsible for providing support for construction projects involving Heraeus precious metal areas, especially with regards to technical aspects.
  • Lastly you coordinate or directly implement specialized planning for required security technology in construction projects.


Your Profile:

  • Completed studies or vocational training and several years of professional experience with a clear technical focus, ideally in the field of security technology as well as experience in implementing national and international projects
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint; desirable Knowledge of SAP and fluent German and English, both written and spoken
  • Will to respond to event-driven, sometimes spontaneously required assignments outside regular working hours and on weekends in addition to readiness to take on-call duty for the precious metal security 24/7 hotline and national and international business trips


What you can look forward to at Heraeus Precious Metals:

  • Exciting tasks - implement them with a high level of personal responsibility in an ambitious environment with very good opportunities for further development
  • Shaping sustainability - be part of the implementation of our vision to become CO₂-neutral by 2025
  • Inclusive corporate culture - we firmly believe that diversity makes our organization more successful. We promote this, among other things with specific targets, part-time/job-sharing management positions, and training courses
  • Attractive compensation - in addition to a good pay package, you can expect extensive social benefits from a responsible family-owned company
  • And much more - mobile working, 30 vacation days or more, travel allowance for public transport, bicycle leasing, ...

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