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Senior Security Specialist, PSIRT

Job Description

Date: Dec 2, 2019

Ericsson Finland employs close to 800 professionals, the majority of whom work in Kirkkonummi, 25 minutes away from the Helsinki city center. Our teams are very international with colleagues of over 40 different nationalities. Together with the Finnish network operators and 100 years of Finnish market experience, we are serving the data hungry nation with mobile technology enabling the benefits of digitalization across the sparsely populated country. Besides that, we focus on research and development especially in the areas of network security, IoT, cloud and 5G setting Ericsson amongst the 10 largest product developers in Finland.


Ericsson Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) is a global player and single point-of-contact in Security for Ericsson products. PSIRT’s responsibilities include e.g. security incident investigations, digital forensics, vulnerability management and coordination for whole Ericsson product portfolio. PSIRT is part of Ericsson Network Security (ENS), in the CTO office. Ericsson PSIRT is visible internally and externally and is part of global communities like FIRST. Ericsson PSIRT offers you a unique opportunity and a perfect place to light up your career in security.


We are looking for a Security Specialist(s) to join in our growing Ericsson PSIRT (Products Security Incident Response Team).


As a Security Specialist at PSIRT you will be joining a true world-class team of talented security enthusiasts, working together with incidents and vulnerabilities on a global scale. Speaking of the scale, if you are interested in leaving your mark on the world, making it a better place, this might just be the right job for you.  Everything we make – from cellular radio networks to cloud systems and IoT platforms – serve billions of people and connected devices.


As a PSIRT specialist you will have a vital role ensuring and further improving the security of the solutions we create. Your guidance will be delivered to the developers and your reports will be read by senior management. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to international security community incl. FIRST, TI/TF-CSIRT, etc.


There are multiple positions available and we are looking for experienced candidates with a background in:

  • Incident Response and Product Security
  • Software development with security mindset
  • Problem solving and people management skills
  • Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate:
  • BSc / MSc in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience
  • Self-starter and project manager of your own, always deliver on time
  • Solid balance of strategic thinking and ability to get things done
  • Innovative, service minded and flexible attitude


What we offer you:

  • Possibility to build your career; learn and develop in a truly international company with colleagues from 40 different countries in our Jorvas office only 
  • Possibility to shape the future
  • Competitive Ericsson benefit package 
  • Different clubs and other leisure activities with amazing colleagues; free gym and tennis & football field just to mention a few


Approved security clearance is required for the position and will be carried out for the selected applicant.

(Security Clearance Act 726/2014)


Apply now or latest by 23rd of December!


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

Job details: Developer