Opportunities for IT specialist in Germany
In Germany, Information security specialists are highly on demand, particularly in data-intensive areas. According to a study by Bitkom, there are currently 51,000 vacancies in this sector in Germany.
The impact and growth of digitization in everyday life, business, and industry and with technological advances such as big data, cloud computing, the internet of things and Industrie. 4.0 creates increased complexity and stronger interrelations between infrastructures and ICT systems. This also leads to increased vulnerability in terms of potential security risks. So many of the larger companies from throughout the German economy need IT specialists to perform a range of tasks.
These include programming advanced machine-control systems, writing company software, ensuring the security of complex systems, and managing the ever larger field of online applications.
SEIS Bachelor program of IAS opens up a wide range of career opportunities
The courseware of Information security is designed to cover the security of networks and networked systems as well as the management of IT security.
The students learn to deal with IT in the company, risk management, and compliance. In order to successfully present future software projects in the profession, the students also learn the communication and presentation of expertise.
After completion of the program as an IT specialist will have a wide range of career opportunities in German companies including financial services, banking, insurance, providers of online payment systems, business administration and consulting, public administration, public authorities, and police and other IT consulting with a focus on security projects.