Chief Information Security Manager (CISM)

Helmes is well-known and attractive software development brand, founded and headquartered in Estonia. We have grown both organically and through M&A initiatives from international software house to a global group of software companies. CISM position is mainly focused on building the cybersecurity ecosystem in Helmes global group.


You will:

  • Inspire and provide leadership to our group companies in working towards well balanced security ecosystem
  • Raise awareness of cyber security in our colleagues, partners, and clients
  • Work together with our business areas and IT teams in daily security concerns as well as in group level risk management
  • Assist in finding and implementing most suitable security technologies, tools depending on the business goals and opportunities
  • Coordinate the security budget with related vendors, partners

We are looking for:

  • 5 years’ experience in IT information security field
  • Strong project management and organization skills with the will to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Caring towards the team, the partners, the clients, and the experience of end-users
  • High interest in the trends of IT security field, and has network of fellow enthusiasts
  • Attitude of getting things done including the needed amount of live documentation
  • High motivation to grow in cyber security management field
  • Excellent English and Estonian language skills, both written and spoken

Additionally, it is good if you have:

  • Degree in business administration or a technology-related field
  • Professional security management certification and/or knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO/IEC 27001
  • Experience in working with (agile) software development teams
  • Russian language skill is considered as bonus

Helmes offers:

  • Autonomy, trustful and entrepreneurial culture
  • Highly engaged and ambitious colleagues around you
  • Flat organization and possibility to work very close with decision makers across the group
  • Interesting challenges and opportunities as we build and grow the group together
  • Training and self-development opportunities, the possibility to put into practice the latest findings of the research in your domain
  • An environment that really cares for people’s well-being and hospitality
  • Good work-life balance
  • Read why Helmes is a great place to work