Junior IT Security Engineer – Copenhagen

Do you want to start a career within cyber security, and are you passionate about learning how to prevent and mitigate cyber security breaches while building effective capabilities to detect and respond to threats before they materialize? Then you might be the Junior IT Security Engineer that we are looking for.

We offer you the chance to be a part of a truly international and vibrant company with more than 330 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 help with the development of IT security and our exciting growth journey, we are looking to hire a new Junior IT Security Engineer, who over time will help reinforce our IT Operations team by delivering security services to all facets of the business. This is a role for you who would like to learn all aspects within this area and further develop your skills from day one.

You will be reporting to the Head of IT Operations and be part of our growing Engineering department supporting both IT Operations and architecture as well as the development teams and the information security officer in respect to the provision of security 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
  • Implement and configure security controls and policies
  • Automate security controls, data, and processes

Skills & Qualifications

To be the right candidate for this position, we expect you to have built a similar framework, have a background in auditing in the financial industry or come from consulting on Internal Governance and experience internal controls and management reporting.

You have strong time-management and stakeholder management skills and an ability to multi-task and manage competing priorities. Furthermore, you should be able to simplify complex regulatory requirements related to regulatory framework into language understandable for business stakeholders.

As a person you are self-driven and have strong communication skills. You are analytical and have the ability to work independently, meet deadlines and work under pressure in a dynamic environment.

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 at Banking Circle’s headquarters in Luxembourg.

Join Banking Circle

To be the right candidate for this position, we expect you to have bachelor’s or master’s degree in IT Security or similar, and an ambition to develop your competencies within this area. Experience from an applicable role would be beneficial but is not a requirement.

We expect you to have the ability to multitask and that you thrive in fast-paced, high-stress situations whilst maintaining a keen view on details. Having experience working within cloud and platform security management is a bonus.

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 communications skills. We expect you to be curious and eager to become our next IT security champion.

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 at Banking Circles Office in Copenhagen.

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