IoT Security Operations Architect

Posted date: Dec 25, 2020

Location: Jorvas, Kirkkonummi, ES, FI

Company: Ericsson

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?


Come, and be where it begins.


Our Excellent Opportunity!

The Security Operations Architect (SOA) is responsible for designing, building, testing and implementing security systems within BTEB IoT Security Operations. The SOA is expected to have a thorough understanding of all BTEB IoT solutions and stay up to date with the latest security standards, systems and authentication protocols, as well as best practice security products.


You will

In addition to anticipating possible security threats and identifying areas of weakness in a network system, the Security Operations Architect must respond promptly and effectively to possible breaches of security. These responsibilities include but are not limited to 

  • Provide security solutions to ensure alignment to information security standards by using up-to-date knowledge of threat modeling, risk assessment and Good practices to counter cybersecurity threats
  • Conduct security risk and business impact assessments
  • Represent the Security team within the greater organization and assist in the development of security policies, standards and processes
  • Provide advice and mentorship on security strategies to manage identified risks and ensure adoption and alignment to standards
  • Plan and deliver engineering services, regulatory compliance, resource management and project outcomes
  • Contribute to design decisions associated with security architecture and security controls
  • Ensure that system security requirements are handled and addressed throughout the system life-cycle thereby ensuring system security compliance and approval for system operation
  • Achieve certification and accreditation of the solution through ensuring the security architecture is consistent and adequately represented in the certification and accreditation process
  • Participate in system change reviews to assess the security impact of those changes
  • Understand industry best-practice through attending relevant cyber security events and establishing a peer network


To be successful in the role you must have

A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field is highly desirable. Having security qualifications such as CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) certifications or equivalent is desirable.


As well as formal qualifications, the Security Operations Architect is expected to have the following qualities: 

  • Extensive experience in information security and/or risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliability
  • Solid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security
  • Good working knowledge of current IT risks and experience implementing security solutions
  • Proficiency in IAM technologies such as identity provisioning, federated identities
  • Proficiency in Key management services and privileged access management
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and implement security measures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as eye for business and a commercial outlook


Approved security clearance is required for the position and will be carried out for the selected applicant.
(Security Clearance Act 726/2014)


Location: Finland, Sweden or Romania

Apply now or the latest 18th January!



What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here: https://www.ericsson.com/en/careers/job-opportunities/hiring-process.

Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.

Primary country and city: Finland (FI) || || Jorvas, Kirkkonummi || ServEng

Req ID: 469667 

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