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IT & Data GTI -IT/OT & Operational Cybersecurity Tribe Leader

  • Posted: 29 Feb 2024
  • Information Technology
  • Poland
  • On-site

About the job

Global Technology and Infrastructure (GTI) is a global and agile team responsible for managing and securing the underlying Danone IT & OT infrastructures and technologies, powering the Danone IT & Data platforms and workspaces.


Our main responsibilities are to:

  • Lead the Strategic and Operational Management of Danone’s IT OT Services and Operational CyberSecurity, form Infrastructure to IT Services.
  • Drive Operational Excellence, securing highly scalable and reliable systems infrastructure, based on excellent team member services, using efficient and agile operations.
  • Operate within the security function to ensure, security technology services, compliance standards and processes are met.


As an IT/OT & Operational Cybersecurity Leader, you hold a strategic senior leadership role, working directly with the Group CTO. You will partner with customers, in close collaboration with the CISO and GTI Directors to shape and execute Danone’s Cybersecurity transformation in IT and OT.

You will build and execute the strategies of your products – in line with IT & Data ambitions. You will lead your Tribe’s teams and operations accordingly and be responsible for value creation, operational results and user satisfaction regarding your product portfolio.




As an IT/OT & Operational Cybersecurity Leader, you will be responsible for:

  • Endorsing Business Strategy / Strategy Vision
  • Managing & Securing IT/OT Sites
  • Managing IT/OT Products
  • Defining IT/OT Tribe Organization
  • IT/OT Workforce & Budget Management
  • Team management
  • Supporting our business in their digital transformation
  • Ensuring that only validated and legitimate people access to Danone IT resources 
  • Translating all the security best practices and security golden rules into concrete up-and-running implementations
  • Being a strategic partner for our factories that will enable digital transformation and reinforce cybersecurity
  • Leading our transformation programs to improve security maturity and compliance to our standards in our factories (IT/OT Foundations, OT Security 2.0)
  • Leading operational management of our security and infrastructures (support service), with our “Secured Factories” products 

About you


  • At least 15 years of experience in the technology related field, ideally in the IT and/or cyber operations and a proven experience in IT/OT.
  • Understanding of manufacturing and OT processes
  • Technology market experience in infrastructure fields (network, cloud computing, complex IT/IS architecture, operational security…)
  • Ability to lead different delivery models, with a preferable experience of Agile frameworks
  • Ability to engage stakeholders and lead large scale IT programs in a worldwide environment
  • Ability to manage very high intensity problems
  • Mastery of practical/technical knowledge
  • Excellent vendor management skills
  • Strong communication & influencing skills
  • Fluent in English

About us



At the Danone group we are fulfilling our mission, according to which „we bring health to as many people as possible”.

Behind our brands is always technology pushing them forward. We know that the future of business is IT and data. That’s why we use advanced and innovative IT solutions which are implemented in all Danone units around the world. We are currently developing an IT & Data Hub in Warsaw and in three other locations around the world: Kuala Lumpur, Mexico City and Paris. Those Hubs will support IT & Data vision: by 2025, data & technology are strategic differentiators of Danone, powered by an agile IT & Data organization.

For more information about Danone, our divisions and culture, please explore www.careers.danone.com.


A revolutionary job that will be part of the digital transformation of global FMCG leader. We consider that it starts with people who notice more and make better decisions. And that’s exactly the kind of people we want to attract to DANONE.

We know that the future of business is IT and data. We are looking for catalysts for change. We ensure you work with great products, and technologies in an international environment, learning from experts and experienced managers but how much you will develop in this position depends on you!

We value smart working so that’s why while being focused on results, we offer flexible working hours and a home office policy. You are able to work from the office in Warsaw twice a week. Want to move to Warsaw? OK! We have a relocation package to help you out!

On top of that, you will have access to the benefits we offer to you and your family, including private medical care, benefits package for parents, life insurance, social fund, or employee discounts.

We’ve always been changers.


Click the “Apply” button and create your profile in the recruitment system by uploading a CV. We will get acquainted with your experience and then we will arrange the selected candidates for the first telephone interview. Next steps are two meetings with your future managers at Danone.

Do not hesitate and join our IT&DATA Team in Poland which vision is that the technology is a strategic differentiator for DANONE, powered by an IT agile organization.

We embrace diversity in our organization. This means giving full and fair consideration to all applicants without attention to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or disability status.

Danone Sp. z o.o. with its registered office in Warsaw (ul. Bobrowiecka 8, 00-728 Warsaw) is the controller of your personal data disclosed in the profile and in documents submitted during the recruitment process.

Administratorem Twoich danych osobowych udostępnionych w profilu oraz w dokumentach składanych w ramach rekrutacji jest Danone Sp. z o.o. z siedzibą w Warszawie (ul. Bobrowiecka 8, 00-728 Warszawa).