Security Analyst IT

Posted date: Mar 30, 2021

Location: Rijen, NB, NL

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 Exciting Opportunity!

Our Market Area Europe & Latin America (MELA) has a team of security specialists supporting the business by setting the strategic direction for Information Security, IT Security, Privacy, and Corporate Security domains. The team provides support and guidance to all units in MELA, as well as other security and non-security functions, across Ericsson. The MELA Security Analist IT is responsible for providing IT Security advisory in line with the needs of the business, applicable customer, requirements, laws, regulations, standards and internal & external requirements. This opportunity is pivotal in paving the way to improving our security posture in an increasingly demanding and complex environment! Location of this role is Europe or Latin America, relocation is not strictly necessary. 


You will

  • Support in reviewing existing and new IT services and solutions in MELA to build security into the architecture, identify design gaps and recommend security enhancements in solutions and services
  • Contribute to IT security assessments or audits and support with incidents and investigations in accordance with agreed and established process concerning the IT environment in MELA.
  • Establish and demonstrate interfaces to relevant internal or external functions and managers
  • Ensure IT security risks are followed up on in MELA Security Leadership Team and other governance meetings
  • Clarify directives and instructions with IT Security and Group Security and ensuring the MELA has the right IT technical level of ISMS implementation to be aligned with the ISO27001 standard.
  • Provide audit and assessment support for in MELA.


To be successful in the role you must have

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in IT preferably Security
  • One or more security certifications’ e.g CISSP, CCSP, etc.
  • Excellent hands-on experience in: access control, communications security, operations security, securing cloud environments and/or operating systems / virtualized environments and network architecture.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with business acuity. Good collaboration skills and dedication as a teammate.
  • Ability to communicate efficiently with a broad cross-section of partners to explain and enforce security measures and stay ahead of emerging security threats.
  • Understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security vulnerabilities, etc.
  • In-depth and solid grasp of ISO 27002 and NIST controls and how they should be implemented


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.



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: Netherlands (NL) || || Rijen || IT

Req ID: 488171 

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