Do you want to steward our IT security solutions are best in class, as part of our global hybrid cloud IT transformational journey in a global market recognized company? Then you might be our new colleague.
Join us at GN – we bring people closer
At GN Group we design and manufacture world-leading intelligent audio, video, and gaming communication solutions. We have consumer, professional and medical-grade products, and expertise - all under one roof which gives us a great advantage and lots of opportunities.
Inspired by people and driven by our passion for innovation, we leverage technologies to deliver unique user experiences that bring people closer through the power of sound.
GN's market leading solutions are marketed under brands such as ReSound, Beltone, Interton, SteelSeries, Jabra, BlueParrott and FalCom in more than 100 countries. GN Group employs over 7.000 people and is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (GN.CO).
Welcome to Core Compute, part of Group IT
Our global Group IT function of +200 employees deliver business critical applications and infrastructure for the full value chain from sales to manufacturing and distribution for the GN Group and several of our subsidiaries (GN Group cover the global scope of GN Hearing and GN Audio).
As our new Cloud Architect for our Azure solutions, you will be based at our global HQ, located in Ballerup Denmark, and report to Head of Core Compute, Kristian Rickardt.
“We are on an exciting global IT transformational journey throughout the GN Group, where we are transitioning moving our existing landscape to a modern, hybrid Microsoft Azure Cloud based platform, where we need you to help us enabling our solutions are secure – and that we are best in class”, explains Kristian Rickardt.
You will join a team of 13 devoted colleagues, as part of our Core Compute and Enterprise Platform departments within Group IT Function, who all look forward to welcoming you to the team.
Design and deliver Secure Azure solutions
You are responsible for handling and continuously developing our data security design activities for foundational cloud services - such as computing, storage, and networking - as well as the integration points with our existing Group Security services and processes - such as monitoring, alerting and incident response.
We work in a cloud environment in a hybrid model, as part of our global IT transformational journey.
Together with your colleagues, you will be collaborating across the organization with both technical, and non-technical stakeholders – incl. our CISO and our Cybersecurity Team - in a global agile work environment and making sure that we have optimum secured cloud solutions. Our global IT Security strategy is based upon a zero-trust concept, which entails that we work with several leading technologies and vendors in the field.
Specifically, your main responsibilities are:
Scoping, designing, implementing, and consulting secure and compliant hybrid cloud architecture and frameworks that support us on our IT transformational journey and leveraging Azure services and infrastructure, ensuring adherence to industry standards and optimum practices
Ensuring that Azure solutions meet security and compliance requirements by stewarding governance policies and procedures that ensure compliance with security and compliance including monitoring, auditing, and reporting
Collaborating with cross-functional teams, including developers, infrastructure, and 3rd parties, to design and deploy secure Azure infrastructure and services
Conducting security assessments and audits of Azure environments, identifying vulnerabilities, recommending remediation strategies, and proposing security enhancements
Designing and configuring Azure security services, including Azure Active Directory, Azure Security Centre, Azure Key Vault, Azure Monitor, Azure Sentinel, and Azure Firewall, to provide effective security controls
Developing Azure security policies, standards, and guidelines, ensuring alignment with organizational security requirements and compliance regulations
Consulting with security incident response activities, including investigation, containment, and recovery
Promote and drive a data security culture across the company
Continually evaluate the IT environment for new threats and gaps to continuity and recommend new countermeasures for remediation
You will join a company where we invite you to think both strategically and creatively in everything you do.
Sound good so far? Here’s what you’ll need to succeed and create results
We imagine that you are curious by nature, are hands on from designing & prototyping, to implementing vetted solutions into production. You possess a challenger mindset and are open to voice your ideas and concerns.
You enjoy working in an agile setting, where you can develop yourself - and together with your colleagues find the best solutions. Furthermore, you are a team-player thriving collaborating with others. At the same time, you work independently and maintain initiative.
Moreover, we imagine that you have:
Azure hybrid infrastructure including networking, storage, and compute, and can design and implement hybrid cloud solutions that meet security and compliance requirements
Designing and implementing data security strategies and plans, as well as being able to conduct disaster recovery tests
Security and compliance frameworks, including GDPR, HIPAA, PCI, and SOX, and experience designing and implementing secure and compliant Azure solutions
Azure security services, including Azure Security Center, and Azure Sentinel and experience using these services to enhance security and compliance
Understanding of DevOps concepts and tools, including Azure DevOps, and experience designing and implementing secure and compliant DevOps pipelines in Azure
To be successful in your new role, it is important that you can “transform” organizational requirements into solid technical solutions. Ensuring customer satisfaction, a smooth transition and operations of our data & recovery solutions are your top priorities.
Fluent written and spoken English skills
As an international organization with colleagues in over 50 different countries, our official company language is English. It’s essential that you can communicate effortlessly with your colleagues, no matter where they are.
The GN culture
GN’s values listen, challenge, and transform form our culture. We greet every day with energy, engagement, and enthusiasm, bringing our best selves and approaching solution-finding and challenges with a ‘glass half full’ attitude. We’re independent, but we also know when two heads are better than one.
Our leaders are supportive, our teams are tight-knit, and we believe in the power of collaboration across every level of our organization.
Our workplace offers plenty of different benefits and flexibility to keep us happy and healthy and allow us to focus on what matters to us in and outside of work. We hope you are curious to explore and engage in the recruitment process with us.
Think you’ve got what it takes? Apply now
To apply, use the ‘APPLY’ link no later than 11th of June 2023. Applications are assessed on a continuous basis, so don’t wait to send yours as we ideally would like you to start 1st of August.
Quick apply: You are welcome to only submit your CV. We only ask that your CV is up-to date.
If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Kristian Rickardt on LinkedIn or on +45 51 57 82 46.
We hope you will join us on this journey and good luck with your application.