Cybersecurity advisor

Uptime Security is seeking a knowledgeable and experienced Cybersecurity advisor to join our team!

What is the job about?
As an ideal candidate, you have a solid technical background and expertise in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC). The Cybersecurity advisor will be crucial in guiding our clients through their cybersecurity journey, such as achieving compliance with the NIS2 directive.
You conduct comprehensive cybersecurity assessments to identify risks and vulnerabilities and areas of improvement. You’ll advise clients on the best cybersecurity management and risk mitigation practices and develop and deliver customised cybersecurity strategies that align with client’s business objectives and compliance requirements.
Together with our stakeholders, you determine a security roadmap in the function of the strategy & business needs to optimize the security maturity and advise the customer in rolling out the Cybersecurity strategy.
You discuss the recommendations and choices in a way the customer understands.
In addition, you are the client’s first point of contact for everything related to cybersecurity, and you know where to turn within the Uptime Group if the client is facing other issues.

Who are you?

  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree or equivalent through experience;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in cybersecurity, with a focus on technical advisory and GRC, and you are fully up-to-date with the new trends in the market;
  • You have experience with cybersecurity tools and technologies, including vulnerability management, network security, SIEM, XDR, IAM,…
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and can assess complex security issues and recommend effective solutions;
  • You have practical communication skills and can convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders;
  • You know much about security frameworks such as Cyber fundamentals, NIST, CIS, and ISO27001;
  • You understand security methodologies, best practices and industry standards well;
  • You have a good understanding of how complex IT organisations work and guide clients in their Cybersecurity strategy;
  • You take a proactive approach to cybersecurity, with a commitment to continuous learning and improvement;
  • You hold cybersecurity-related certifications such as CISSP, CISM, ISO27001 Lead Implementer, NIS2 Lead Implementer, etc., or are willing to obtain them;
  • You think outside the box and dare to question proposed solutions. You dislike the status quo and embrace change, innovation, and transformation;
  • You are a team player and put the common good first.
  • You are stress-resistant and adapt quickly in a dynamically changing context;
  • You are known as a fluent communicator. You are fluent in Dutch and English. French is a plus.

What can you expect from us?

  • You will end up in a people-centric company where innovation and entrepreneurship are key;
  • The stable environment of the Cronos Group forms a unique, dynamic workplace for you;
  • You will have the opportunity to help shape your own personal development plan;
  • A wide variety of projects and clients provides the necessary variety and will keep you motivated in the long run;
  • Located in Edegem, we offer a hybrid work environment with flexibility for remote work;
  • As a true ‘Cronosite’, you can count on an attractive salary, supplemented by various other extra-legal benefits.

How to apply

If you are excited about the opportunity to be a crucial part of Uptime Security’s cyber security journey and believe you have the skills and experience we are looking for, we encourage you to apply.

Please send a brief explanation of your interest in this position along with your resume via email to

About Uptime Security

Uptime Security’s core mission: to steer clients through the cybersecurity landscape. We provide vendor-agnostic advice and end-to-end services. Our dedicated specialists commit to delivering comprehensive security strategies and solutions tailored to each client’s unique needs.

Uptime Security is part of the Uptime Group, and operates under the Cronos Group umbrella.