Senior Specialist - Information Security, Gdansk or Viby


Viby J, DK Gdansk, PL

Would you like to use your Cyber Skills, and join the best Information Security Team in Denmark, on a heavy Digitilised company? Then, keep reading!


About the job

Catch this exciting opportunity to join Arla's Global IT team. With over 200+ highly skilled IT specialists and 800 expert consultants, we are transforming the future of dairy products while making a meaningful impact on people's lives.

But here at Arla, we're not just about making some of the world's most beloved dairy products. We're about making healthy taste delicious, making mornings worth getting out of bed for, and making family dinners unforgettable. Our iconic brands, such as Arla®, Castello®, and Lurpak®, are more than just products; they're an integral and natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the globe.

You will become part of the Information Security Team, reporting to the Global CISO. Our mission is to protect those Information assets that will ensure the highest value for our farmers' milk while creating opportunities for their growth.  

As a Senior Specialist – Information Security you will provide advice on IT Security across Arla.

You will also ensure technical roadmaps drive the delivery of the needed security capabilities  .


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and maintain IT and OT Security architectures to ensure stability, resilience and flexibility:

- Network, platform and cloud security architecture

- 3rd party integration security architecture

- Application security architecture & coding standards

  • Develop and maintain security architectural roadmaps, including innovation, that drive security investments in the IT portfolio
  • Collaborate with other architects and IT Trains to ensure that security standards are incorporated early in the evolution / design.


Essentials Skills and Qualifications: 

This role requires strong technical and analytical skills, as well as excellent communication and problem-solving abilities.

Technical Requirements:

-                EDR, SIEM, SOAR,

-                Strong knowledge of AD & Azure AD

-                Experience with ERP systems (SAP Preferred)

-                Understanding of the differences between IT & OT

-                Zero Trust Network solutions and implementations


Other Requirements:

-                Project Management skills, both in Waterfall and/or Agile (SAFe)

-                Understanding the business in a holistic way


Preferred Skills/ It is a strong plus if you have: 

-                Capacity of negotiation

-                Being assertive when discussing  with other areas

-                Team player

-                Feel and follow the Arla culture and the Arla values


What do we offer?

At Arla, we value our IT specialists and provide a range of attractive benefits to support your personal and professional growth:

•               Trainings with industry experts and a comprehensive induction program.

•               Financial support for ongoing education and professional development.

•               Flexibility in working hours and the option to work from home.

•               Medical care and life insurance coverage.

•               Employee Assistance Program offering legal, psychological, health, and financial consulting.

•               Additional perks like gym memberships, vouchers, travel points, and cinema tickets.

•               Home kit including a monitor, laptop, keyboard, mouse, headsets, and webcam.

•               Relaxation breaks to recharge and maintain work-life balance.

•               Relocation allowance for a smooth transition to our vibrant city.

•               Referral program for employees to earn rewards by recommending top talent.

•               Additional holiday days based on length of employment (up to 4 days).


Application and contact

If you are ready to drive innovation and make a global impact alongside talented colleagues, seize this exciting opportunity by applying today.


Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organisation that is behind many well-known and loved brands, including Arla Apetina®, Castello®, Lurpak® and many, many more.

With almost 15 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you a lot of knowledge and the opportunity to partake in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organisation, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?

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