Saxo Bank

Principal Cloud Security Architect

About the job

Saxo Bank is pursuing an ambitious cloud strategy. You will be an important part of driving this strategy from a security point of view in collaboration with the wider security, cloud and development teams.

Group Information & Cyber Security is responsible for maintaining and improving Saxo Bank’s security posture through risk assessments, requirements development, security monitoring and incident response.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering requirements and best practices directed at engineering teams.
  • Assessing and certifying cloud services and solutions for production use.
  • Working with development teams to implement secure and privacy-oriented solutions and practices.
  • Driving cost-effective, future proof and secure designs
  • Supporting your colleagues in wider security team


Your profile

To qualify for this position, you have:

  • Practical and hands on experience with Microsoft Azure service (networking, virtual machines, key vault, firewalling, identity and access management, etc.).
  • Previous experience as a cloud architect.
  • Experience with Container and Kubernetes services.
  • Understanding of service hardening in public clouds.
  • Understanding of hybrid cloud models.
  • Skills in identifying design flaws and making viable recommendation to address them.


We offer

We aspire to be a non-hierarchical, purpose-driven organisation. At Saxo it is not about entitlement, it is about impact, no matter where you sit in the organisation. A good idea is always taken seriously and you can truly make a difference.

When you work here, you become part of the Saxo family. We invest in your personal development and offer you large responsibility from day one. We encourage an open feedback culture and team efforts. If you show a collaborative spirit, drive and passion, your learning curve will be steep and your (international) career opportunities with Saxo immense.

We offer good and competitive terms of employment.


IT within Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank is a leading fintech specialist, connecting traders, investors and partners to more than 35,000 instruments – across all asset classes – from a single account. Group Technology is responsible for executing the firms digital strategy and delivering the development roadmap. We continuously work on our technology architecture and foundation to deliver value to the business and our clients in a timely, efficient and agile manner, whilst ensuring reliable and stable operations of all IT systems and services.

Our specialty is within capital markets with focus on; high reliability, large volumes, low latency and a world class, cloud-based experience for retail, institutional and white-label clients.

Group IT will accelerate Saxo Bank growth by delivering a state of the art technology platform that is scalable and competitive, to ensure we achieve more happy and active clients with a best in class Saxo Experience, while at the same time taking out complexity and reducing costs.


How to apply

Click on the apply button above to apply. We look forward to getting to know you better!


About Saxo Bank

We believe access to global capital markets is not only for the privileged few. Our vision is to enable people to fulfill their financial aspirations to make an impact. That’s why we use the power of technology to deliver clients what they need, when they need it in a user-friendly and personalised experience. We aim to deliver the world’s most user-friendly and personalized trading and investment platform experience, which gives our clients exactly what they need to make more informed investment decisions.

As a fintech pioneer founded in 1992, we focus on clients, quality, speed of innovation and use of disruptive technology. Headquartered in Denmark, we employ more than 2,000 people across 60 different nationalities globally. We have offices in key financial centres around the world including London, Amsterdam, Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Sydney, Gurgaon, Tokyo and Paris. With our global footprint, you can impact how people trade financial markets worldwide.

Do you want to work for an extremely ambitious organisation at the cutting edge of banking and technology? You’ll be joining a company that:

So, if you’re up for the challenge of breaking down barriers in global financial markets, we’re always looking for ambitious and enthusiastic people who share our passion for clients, technology and innovation and can bring new perspectives to our diverse team.

At Saxo we don’t just offer a job  – we offer an opportunity to invest in your future!

For more on our story, culture and identity, please read the Saxo Bank Foundation, written by our CEO and founder Kim Fournais.

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