IT Security Engineer – Copenhagen or Luxembourg

Would you like to use your talent and expertise where it really matters, and have a direct impact on designing and building the critical IT security services required to protect the banking infrastructure of a rapidly expanding financial organization?

Are you passionate about preventing and mitigating cyber security breaches and want to be a part of building effective capabilities to detect and respond to threats before they materialize? If so, we offer you the chance to be a part of a truly international and vibrant company with more than 320 skilled and dedicated employees worldwide, who are all passionate about creating next-generation mission-critical financial services infrastructure and leading the rise of a super-correspondent banking network.

The position and why we need you

At Banking Circle, we want to make an impact that pioneers the industry and creates instant value for our clients. But we also want to be a best-in-class employer where innovation and career development is going hand in hand.

To have an influence on the development of IT security and our exciting growth journey, we are looking to hire a new IT Security Engineer, who can reinforce our IT Operations team by delivering security services to all facets of the business.

You will be reporting to the Head of IT Operations and be a part of our growing Engineering department function supporting both IT Operations and architecture as well as the development teams and the information security officer in respect to the provision of security services in the entire Banking Circle organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • ​Design and implement technical IT security services and solutions
  • ​Maintain and improve the security posture of the core platforms
  • ​Provide cyber security expertise in security solutions and architectures
  • ​Implement and configure security controls and policies
  • ​Automate security controls, data, and processes
  • ​Developing strategies to respond to and recover from security breaches
  • ​Lead and perform incident response to determine how the breach happened and minimize the impact
  • ​Challenge status quo and maturing both processes and technology within the IT security field

​Skills & Qualifications

To be the right candidate for this position, we expect you to have a demonstrated capability from an applicable role preferably within a regulated entity where you have a minimum of 3 years of experience. Alternatively, you have a master’s degree in IT security and an ambition to develop your competencies within this area.

You have the ability to multitask and thrive in fast-paced, high-stress situations whilst maintaining a keen view on details. We expect you to have expertise within cloud and platform security management, preferably Azure Cloud, anti-virus software, endpoint security, intrusion detection, firewalls and in designing secure networks, systems and application architectures. Furthermore, it would be beneficial to have concrete experience with threat detection and incident handling.

Dedicated experience with technical IT security services within penetration testing, vulnerability management, managed detect & respond, secure web gateways, as well as dedicated cloud security services in Azure and Microsoft Defender, will be considered an advantage. It would also be considered a plus with technical IT security related certifications as well as GIAC, SANS, CISM or CISSP certifications.

As a person, you are friendly and have an open-minded attitude. You should be responsible and take personal ownership of your tasks while also being a knowledge-sharing team-player with excellent communication skills in communicating security principles, issues and incidents to peers and management.

As Banking Circle is an international company it’s a requirement, that you are fluent in English, both verbally and in writing. If you master other relevant languages it will be an asset. The position will be based either at Banking Circle’s Headquarters in Luxembourg or the office in Copenhagen.

Join Banking Circle

If this position has caught your interest and you have what we’re looking for, then please send us your resume and application via the apply link. As we will be conducting interviews continuously, we urge interested candidates to reach out as soon as possible. If you have questions about the position or what it’s like to be a part of Banking Circle do not hesitate to contact Katja Linnea Serritzlew from our People Team on Phone +45 3171 1615. Banking Circle offers a competitive compensation package and a dynamic and collaborative culture that values personal initiative and professional achievements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local laws, regulations and ordinances. Please note that we do not accept applications by email.

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