Illia Vitiuk was born in the Kyiv region of Ukraine. In 2009, he graduated with honors from the National Academy of the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) and received a diploma in the specialty of Law. He has been working in the SSU since 2009. In 2012, he graduated with honors from Kyiv National Economic University in the specialty of International Economics. In November 2021, Illia was appointed as the Head of the Department of Cyber and Information Security of the SSU.