Defend (Services)

Business Director Cyber Defense (f/m/d)

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity. We therefore welcome all applications - regardless of nationality, religion/worldview, ethnicity and social origin, age, and sexual orientation and identity.



1. April 2024


Full time

Working time



The Job

Does that get you up in the morning?

  • Active design and further development of our cyber defense portfolio with focus on our managed service threat detection and hunting
  • Varied collaboration with different internal and external stakeholders on a business and technical level from requirements analysis to development and market launch
  • Regular exchange with our existing customers in the DAX environment as well as medium-sized companies and new interested parties in order to promote sustainable market success and continuous improvement of our services and products
  • Independent preparation and implementation of presentations and workshops
  • Contact person for customers with questions and requests regarding services and products
  • Support and coordination of Sales, Operations and Engineering as the central technical contact person in the company, in particular for feature selection and prioritization, design of processes for operations and service as well as development of sales material and product demos
  • Budget and cost responsibility
  • Market and competition analysis
  • Collaboration throughout the entire sales cycle


What we’re looking for*

  • Creative drive, innovative spirit, doer qualities and business acumen for the expansion of products, services and business models in the area of cyber security
  • Strong personality who can convincingly represent our services and products to customers, industry associations, shareholders etc. as well as within the company to employees and management
  • Ability to explain technical issues at various levels of detail in a manner appropriate to the target audience
  • Confident presenter and enjoy dealing with customers
  • Highly independent working style and active involvement in shaping targets in your own area of responsibility
  • Critical thinking, constructive and solution-oriented attitude, strong decision-making skills
  • Experience with product management and product development desirable
  • Success in sales of IT products and IT services an advantage
  • Knowledge of IT security is a plus, in particular Security Operations Center as a Service (SOCaaS), Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), Managed Detection and Response (MDR), Forensic Analysis

*Courage to leave a gap: You don’t meet our requirements completely? We are still looking forward to your application!

We would like to increase the number of women in areas where they are underrepresented and are therefore particularly happy to receive applications from women. BIPOCs and people from the LGBTQIA+ community as well as people with a migration background are also strongly encouraged to apply. Applications from severely disabled people will be given preferential consideration in the context of equal suitability.


Best Place to Work

  • Culture

    International team
    Company events
    Close team atmosphere
    Culture of trust
    Openness and transparency

  • Modern Work Environment

    Trust-based flex time
    Remote work
    Part-time schedules
    Ergonomic office equipment

  • Feel good

    Fruit and vegetables
    Diverse selection of drinks
    Daily food allowance
    Health care
    Subsidy Urban Sports Club
    Language courses with Babbel
    voiio - Employee Wellbeing Plattform

  • Financials

    Market-competitive salary
    30 days of vacation
    Closed on 24th and 31st December
    Employer-funded pension
    Continuing education and conferences
    Holiday-subsidy voluntary service
    Subsidy BusinessBike
    Subsidy "Deutschlandticket Job"
    Shopping discount via Corporate Benefits