Cybersecurity Specialist

The impact of technology in retail is a game changer affecting every retailer from small, local shops to retail giants. Working at Retail Consult means being at the center of this industry in transformation. As a leader in technology solutions for the retail industry, we provide cutting-edge services to clients across a range of retail segments.

We are currently seeking for a Cybersecurity Specialist to join our growing team in Porto, Portugal.

As part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to:

- Deploy, manage, and support internal infrastructure.
- Engage on systems and solutions design.
- Contribute to safeguard information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems.
- Help to protect systems by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources.
- Recognize problems by identifying abnormalities, reporting violations.
- Implement security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
- Determine security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits.
- Upgrade system by implementing and maintaining security controls.
- Maintain quality service by following organization standards.
- Enjoy a full package of salary, perks and benefits, including health insurance and mobile allowance;
- Experience flexible working hours, extra days off, and a wellbeing program to support your work-life balance;
- Benefit from partnerships with local businesses, expanding your network and horizons;
- A hybrid working model;
- The opportunity to join a growing company with people passionate about their work in an international environment.
- Take advantage of training and mentoring programs to grow your skills and advance your career;


What we are looking for:

- Degrees in IT, Computer Science, Telecommunications or Computer Engineering are preferred but not mandatory.
- Knowledge on LAN/WAN networking technologies (routing, switching, Wi-Fi, VPN, DNS, DHCP, NTP, etc).
- Knowledge on Security technologies (Firewall, anti-virus/malware, EDR/XDR, SIEM, IdP, certificates, etc).
- Knowledge on Operating Systems (Microsoft, Linux, etc) and hardware.
- Knowledge in IT and/or cyber-security management/support.
- Good level of English (written/spoken).
- High level of commitment, proactivity, adaptability and versatility.
- Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
- Team worker and knowledge sharing spirit.
- Establish and maintain a positive and productive relationship with all co-workers and 3rd parties (different stakeholders’ level and multi-cultural environment).

What would be a plus:

- Datacenter ecosystem management and support experience.
- Knowledge on Microsoft Active Directory Services.
- Spanish proficiency.
- Knowledge on logging and monitoring systems (Nagios, Zabbix, Greylog, Prometheus, etc.).
- Knowledge on automation/scripting.
- Knowledge on backup and restore.

Join a growing team of nearly 300 people based in Portugal, the US, Germany, Brazil, Mexico, Chile, and China who are transforming the business of retailers across the globe. Apply now by submitting your CV or by email to