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Data Service Lead - Security


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AL

Req ID:  82763
Facility:  Rotterdamnn-548
Department:  Data Platform
Division:  Innovation


This is Lyondellbasell


As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce. The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn

This is the role


LyondellBasell has fully committed to achieving its vision as “The Chemical Company of the Future” and an industry leader in the areas of Sustainability and Customer Experience. The Digital Enterprise that will act as the foundation for enabling this vision will be built upon three pillars: A modern and extensible technology architecture, an ERP backbone that supports new business models, and a team of talented technologists that are empowered to build innovative solutions and digital products.


At the intersection of these pillars, the Data & Analytics Center of Excellence is building the data foundation and a catalog of data products, analytical applications, and enterprise services that give users across our company the tools, data, and guidance to generate insights. 


The Data Service Security Lead will be responsible for leading Data Security and SecDevOps Service of the Data and Analytics Platform ensuring that platform and data are secure and adhere to organizational and regulatory standards.

These are the roles & responsibilities


  • Lead the design, implementation and maintenance of security in the data and analytics cloud platform including row and column level security, data encryption, data classification & masking.
  • Conduct periodic data security reviews/assessments and update security policies/setup per findings 
  • Engage with multiple teams both inside and outside the Data & Analytics CoE, such as the product teams, Enterprise Architecture team, Cyber Security etc. on the execution of data security, SecDevOps and other initiatives. 
  • Drive data and analytics security and DevOps strategy development and assist in setting functional policy and direction.
  • Implement and maintain Azure role-based access controls (Azure RBAC).
  • Scripting and automating security processes in Azure.
  • Translate data security regulations and technology standards into actionable functional and technical requirements.
  • Research and apply vulnerability remediation & recommendations for security and compliance.
  • Continuously evaluate new technologies, vendor products and services.
  • Maintain current knowledge of security trends, technologies and best practices
  • Communicate effectively with business stakeholders, project managers, IT Business Analysts, and Developers.
  • Provide project workgroup teams data security and DevOps guidance and awareness.
  • Report on metrics associated with the security of the data platform services and products.

This is the role


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or equivalent experience in a relevant field.
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience in the IT industry with 5+ years of expertise in data store technologies with a focus on data security.
  • 3+ years of experience leading technical teams.
  • Hands on experience in implementing data security including row and column level in a relational database, data warehouse or BI tool
  • Deep knowledge of US and International data security & privacy laws and regulations like CCPA and GDPR.
  • Familiarity with PCI, SOX and other compliance standards.
  • Working knowledge and demonstrated experience with cloud service providers (Azure, Google, AWS) and cloud services (e.g. PaaS, IaaS, SaaS) and the ability to address the unique security consideration of secure cloud environment.
  • Experience in writing SQL queries, Stored Procedures, Views, and Functions 
  • Knowledge of enterprise ETL tools like Azure Data Factory, SSIS, Informatica or similar
  • Understanding of data flows, data architecture, ETL and processing of structured and unstructured data
  • Technical background with understanding of database methodologies and various relational and NoSQL database technologies
  • Strong reporting skills for crafting reports and metrics on data security and classification
  • Proficient in DevOps and Agile concepts & development principle including continuous integration & continuous delivery (CI/CD)
  • Excellent leadership skills and the ability to troubleshoot problems quickly and efficiently in a diverse and challenging environment

This is what we hope you will bring


  • Cloud Security Engineer Training & Certification with Microsoft Azure preferred.
  • Identity and Access management domain knowledge.
  • Successful track record of implementing data security, classification or governance programs.
  • 3+ years’ of experience in Microsoft PaaS data services, but not limited to, such as Azure data factory, Azure data lake store, Azure function apps, Azure SQL/Data Warehouse. 
  • Experience of Reporting and Analytics tools such as Tableau, Power BI, and Alteryx
  • Experience with global enterprise environment or major consulting firm is a plus.
  • Compiling post-breach information for forensic analysis.
  • Hands on experience with data security tools like BigId, Immuta, Microsoft Purview or Okera.
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, GitHub, Jira or Confluence.
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure security design patterns and practices

This is what we offer


We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to three days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.



Please feel free to contact Dennie Verberne at dennie.verberne @ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.

The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer. A background check will be part of the process.



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