IT Security and Compliance Manager

Posted date: Mar 22, 2021

Location: Reading, RDG, GB

Company: Ericsson

IT Security and Compliance Manager - Candidates can be based in: Stockholm/Sweden, Reijen/Netherlands, Poland (any of the three main cities; Warzaw, Lotz, Krakow), Budapest/Hungary, Jorvas/Finland, Dusseldorf & Aachen Germany, UK Reading


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 Exciting Opportunity

IT Security is a key component in securing alignment to regulatory and industry requirements applicable to Ericsson’s business and operations within the operational Ericsson Security Governance blueprint. Above all it is key that you are an excellent communicator with demonstrable experience of delivering at all levels from C-suite to engineers. You must be discrete, organised, manage virtual teams and present to large audiences.



You will

  • Ensure new business demands and existing solutions are regularly reviewed to meet IT security & architectural standards
  • Ensure all security exemptions are created, reviewed and resolved on time
  • Ensure security incidents & identified vulnerabilities are resolved to the SLA
  • Ensure preparation, participation and follow-up of internal and external compliance audits are performed
  • Lead a virtual team of local security specialists and ensure superb communication with all key internal & external partners
  • Manage the IT risk process to ensure all IT risks are identified, evaluated, handled and regularly reviewed


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Good interpersonal & communication skills from C-suite to engineer
  • Have or willing to undertake security certifications e.g. CISSP, CCSP, etc
  • Excellent written, verbal and collaboration skills with demonstrable ability to lead virtual teams
  • Understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorisation and security vulnerabilities, etc.
  • Knowledge of ISO 27002 and NIST controls and how they should be implemented in a corporate IT environment


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions! With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it! You won’t develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.


What happens once you apply?

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

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


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