Norges Bank Investment Management manages the Government Pension Fund Global. The fund is invested worldwide in equities, fixed income and real estate, totaling around NOK 8,000 billion kroner. Our mission is to safeguard and build wealth for Norway’s future generations. We are operating in a global, highly competitive and constantly evolving market. We are more than 500 people of more than 30 nationalities, with offices in Oslo, London, New York, Singapore and Shanghai.

Security Architect – Security Operations

Norges Bank Investment Management is seeking a dedicated and results oriented professional for the position of Security Architect, part of Security Operations within our Technology and Support.  Security Operations has responsibility to translate business objectives and risk management strategies into specific security processes enabled by security technologies and services.

Your role will be to assess and translate business, information and technical security requirements into architectural blueprints which outlines the required security solutions to achieve Norges Bank Investment Management’s business objectives.

As a candidate  you will have a passion for cyber security and a strong desire to build innovative security solutions to support our organisation’s demands for a secure and high performing operating environment.

We need someone who will embrace new technology and bring new of ideas on how to approach security challenges in modern, diverse IT environments.

You will be part of a fast-paced organisation with very high demands for security and quality soultions. The ideal candidate will work with a modern security technology portfolio, and  will be involved in pioneering ways of achieveing security in a cloud environment.

The position is located in Oslo and will report to the Head of Security Operations. Some travel will be required.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain a security architecture process
  • Develop and maintain security artefacts (e.g. models, templates, standards and procedures) that can be used to leverage security capabilities in projects and operations
  • Produce high level, conceptual security design for given projects
  • Experience from cloud sourcing is highly desireable
  • Develop enterprise level security solutions that integrate across applications, systems and platforms
  • Take responsibility for the technical security integrity of projects
  • Provide clear, continuous and consistent security solution architecture leadership at a detailed level within projects
  • Communicating effectively to senior management and establishing adequate reporting
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with internal clients and stakeholders
  • Contributing to a hardworking, high-performing team with a focus on results


Main Qualifications: The successful applicant will have the following background / skills

  • Master’s degree in  information security or information technology with strong academic      records
  • Minimum 5-8 + years’ experience in information security industry
  • In depth knowledge of and experience with security architecture
  • Proactive and self-driven work style and a good team player
  • Ambition to excel
  • High level of integrity
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills with strong  proficiency in written and spoken English

Norges Bank Investment Management can offer a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds.  Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth.

Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees.

Contact details: Questions regarding the position may be directed Stig Tombre Torsbakken Head of Security Operations,  +4797044129. Please register an online application via the career portal on .

Deadline for application is close of business 20 August 2017



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