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Cyber and Information Security Lead


Fornebu, Norway
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June 14, 2024
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Do you want to play a role in solving global energy challenges for future generations?


At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. 

We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience. Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

Our Information Technology department in Fornebu is now looking for a Cyber and Information Security Lead.

The purpose of the Cyber and Information Security Lead is to support Aker Solutions operational execution and deliver strategic targets by managing activities related to identifying, mitigating, and reporting cyber-risks in Aker Solutions 

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for overall IT security operations in terms of strategy, planning, and execution.
  • Manage and lead initiatives delivered by multi-vendor system.
  • Propose and lead strategic information and cybersecurity improvement projects and initiatives delivered by multi-vendor system.
  • Present situation-challenges-solutions to management to improve overall cyber threat landscape and associated risks. Report, monitor and lead mitigations towards risks in the AKSO Enterprise Risk Management process.
  • Manage and improve Aker Solutions Internal Information Security Management System (ISMS).
  • Understand, analyze, and implement relevant external requirements imposed by standards, regulations, and directives.
  • Advise business (AKSO segments) as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the field of cybersecurity and assist business development activities.
  • Manage Corporate level process, governance, and delivery of information and cybersecurity function and promote cybersecurity culture and awareness within the organization.
  • Lead and direct team of vendor resources delivering Cyber and IT security services and projects.

We think you should have:

  • University level education with 10+ years relevant experience from industry background.
  • Experience with developing and maintaining ISO frameworks.
  • Experience in auditing process performance and compliance.
  • Experience in Cyber security and emergency management.
  • Can lead and engage with teams inside and outside the organization.

More reasons to work with us:

  • Professional development and excellent career opportunities with the chance to work on a wide variety of projects ranging from oil and gas, renewables (carbon capture, hydrogen, and offshore wind) to aqua culture.
  • A healthy work-life balance with flexible working conditions throughout the different phases of your life journey
  • Competitive pay and benefits with excellent pension and insurance schemes as well as private health services provided by Aker Care
  • Access to welfare club with free gym facilities, sports equipment hires and cabins for rent in the mountains and by the sea
  • Possibility to work remotely/from home 1-3 days per week.

Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact:

Kjell Magnus Åsen, Senior Recruiter, NES Advantage Solutions, tlf: +47 93 48 04 22

Applications will be evaluated continuously, so no need to wait until the deadline to apply.

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

Semac background checks are performed on all final candidates.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our goal is to make Aker Solutions a place where everyone can perform at their best by creating opportunities for all. We see diversity as a source of creativity, innovation, and as a key competitive advantage. Diversity includes not only gender, ethnicity, or age but also disabilities, religion, sexual orientation, and many other parts of one’s identity. We welcome your application no matter who you are or where you come from and encourage you to let us know if you need any supportive adjustments throughout the recruitment process. 

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 11,000 people in more than 15 countries.