With our strong brands GMX, WEB.DE and and over 42 million active users, we are the leading email and communications platform in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. From this strong market position, services and apps are developed that simplify users’ digital lives – from office tools and cloud solutions to personal ID management.

Over 43 million customers entrust us with their emails and cloud data every day. In order to meet this high level of responsibility, the topic of business continuity plays a particularly important role in our day-to-day work, alongside security and high availability. We are looking for you as an expert in business continuity management to take an even more holistic approach to this topic and build the necessary structures.

  • You will develop a business continuity management system in line with ISO 22301, implement it and take ownership of its continuous improvement. You will keep an eye on both product-related technical and general non-technical business processes.
  • You will train and sensitize our colleagues in all functions and at all levels to the topic of business continuity management. In order to successfully manage the topic, you will also network with important stakeholders up to C-level.
  • You will carry out regular business impact analyses and risk analyses to identify potential threats to Mail & Media’s business activities. You will also propose economic risk mitigation measures and follow up on their implementation.
  • You will develop plans to ensure business continuity and reduce downtime in the event of emergencies, e.g. due to cyber-attacks or other planned and unplanned events.
  • You will plan and coordinate cross-divisional emergency drills, ensure transparency of results for all stakeholders and follow up on the implementation of lessons learned.

Are you open-minded, do you enjoy working with people and are you able to build up a company-wide, resilient network in a short time? Can you communicate at eye level from junior engineer to board member? Have you completed a technical degree or comparable training? Do you have several years of experience in business continuity management in a digital environment? Do you have experience of how business continuity can be implemented well in an agile environment and enjoy working “hands-on”? Then we look forward to receiving your application.

  • You have successfully completed a degree in (business) informatics or comparable training. You have also already made a decisive contribution to the topic of business continuity management in an agile digital company.
  • You have a holistic and in-depth understanding of the business processes and operational procedures, as well as regulatory requirements and security risks of a large digital company. Certifications in business continuity management, such as Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP), are an advantage.
  • You have a very strong technical background to be able to advise our product teams competently. Ideally, you even have hands-on experience with modern distributed IT infrastructures, e.g. as a Site Reliability Engineer, Architect or Security Engineer.
  • You have outstanding change competence, can navigate successfully in a large company and achieve dependable results. Leadership skills and strong analytical skills will help you to quickly recognize complex problems and develop effective solutions under pressure.
  • Your ability to communicate appropriately for the audience in all situations and at all levels, both verbally and in writing (in German and English, both at C1 level) rounds off your profile.

  • Our corporate culture: „You“ culture and no dress code, flat hierarchies, open and transparent communication
  • Individual development opportunities: diverse training courses, e-learning and internal communities, language courses, mentoring
  • Events: Slack Days, open source projects, meet-ups
  • Relocation service: support with the relocation to Germany
  • Benefits and additional services: company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits, discounts on own products, job ticket, bike leasing, corporate benefits portal
  • Attractive working conditions: 30 days holiday, hybrid working 2 days home office/week or remote work, full-time and part-time arrangements, free choice between Linux, Mac or Windows
  • Social: team events, summer and winter parties, family and care service, sports and fitness programmes, subsidised canteen, free fruit and drinks, health courses
  • Topics that are also important to us: Sustainability, diversity and our values and leadership principles – find out more on our website