senior cyber security engineer

eva pedersen, randstad danmark
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aalborg, nordjylland


Eva Pedersen


Are you curious, driven and motivated by involving yourself in complicated challenges in a fast-paced 24x7 environment consisting of a lot of moving parts? Do you want to work in a positive environment characterized by expertise, responsibility, and innovation with a high degree of participation and decision-making influence?

On behalf of Centrica Energy Trading A/S Randstad is looking for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer based in Denmark (Aalborg or Copenhagen). This role will be a key contributor to advancing the enterprise-wide information security program and ensure that data, information assets and critical infrastructure is protected.

The role

As the senior cyber security engineer you will report to the Head of IT Operations located in Aalborg, Denmark. This role is focused on ensuring that the company’s global infrastructure meets all security operational performance and reliability targets. You will be responsible for all security operations across our global business including ownership of the Information Security environment in our UK Trading business.

You will be working with business stakeholders, network engineers, cloud engineers, developers, service desk staff and external partners. Your tasks will include;

• Identifying security risks and creating technical solutions to mitigate threats.
• Enhancing our security posture through follow up and management of vulnerability management frameworks
• Working closely with our SOC provider to continue to enhance and develop our SOC framework.
• Participating in technology selection, implementation, and daily operation of our Security frameworks
• Put forward remediation initiatives to mitigate risks on the back of security assessments
• Assisting in the implementation of various server and client hardening initiatives
•Serving as technical security leads for large complex projects that involve cross-functional teams
• Working with Development teams, and have an awareness of development methodologies

A small level of international travel will be required.

Your profile

It is expected that you have 8+ years of experience in Information security engineering and IT security operations, and are used to leading and driving projects consisting of business and technology stakeholders. It is expected that you have excellent English written and verbal skills and you are not afraid to speak your mind. Furthermore, you have an eye for detail, and you are motivated by continuously chasing vulnerabilities and mitigating them. A key requirement of the function will be an ability to implement the "correct" service for the Trading business, whilst maintaining adherence to corporate standards. Further possible compliments to your profile:

• Expert in the concept of Identify, Protect, Detect, Response & Recover
• Experience with risk assessment tools, technologies, and methods
• Expertise in designing secure networks, systems, and application architectures Cloud platform and on-premise experience
• Automating security test processes and procedures
• Some forensic capabilities and experience
• Have or be in the process of obtaining advanced certifications pertinent to area of expertise
• Knowledge and understanding of modern cyber threat
• Knowledge of fundamental mechanism of Cybersecurity defenses (Firewalls, IPS, System Hardening, AV, DNS Security, ...)
• Knowledge of Threat Modeling
• Experience with CIS 18, NIS and ISO 27001(2)
• Knowledge of scripting languages like Python / PowerShell
• Experience with the Microsoft Security Platform and ecosystem
• Strong understanding of and experience with Active Directory / Azure AD
• Experience from the energy sector or financial/banking industry a plus, but not a requirement
• Experience of working in a Global business would be beneficial
• Experience from agile work methodologies

You need to be eligible for PET security clearance and authorization.

It is not expected that you are to able to check all these boxes, but if you can see yourself in this role, we would like to hear from you.

about Centrica

Centrica is a British multinational energy and services company. The company is the UK’s largest retailer of zero carbon electricity, serving around 10 million customers across Europe. Centrica as a company was formed in 1997. Since then the company has through their trusted brands delivered energy and service solutions to its many customers with the help of its 7000 engineers and technicians.
Centrica Energy Marketing & Trading (EM&T) is the trading arm of Centrica, trading LNG, gas, power and energy attributes. Through integrated sophisticated software, Centrica supplies its third-party clients with the best energy route-to-market services.


If you find this position interesting, please apply via Randstad's website by clicking the button "ansøg nu" (apply now) to the left. If you have any further questions about the position, feel free to contact Sourcing Partner Emma Henriksen on +4548808743.
Randstad handles this recruitment, and inquiries should therefore be directed to the contact person.

About Randstad

At Randstad, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. We do this by combining the power of today’s technology with our passion for people. We call it Human Forward.
Randstad DK is part of the international Randstad Group, which is the global leader in HR services. With more than 4,700 offices in 38 countries, we are providing work to more than 650,000 people every day.
In Denmark, we are among the leading temp and recruitment agencies with branches in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg and Kolding. A position we have achieved due to our expertise in matching qualified candidates with the right job opportunities.