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IAM Engineer

What will you do in this role?
As an Identity and Access Management (IAM) specialist, you will spearhead the development and implementation of robust IAM solutions within our growing cybersecurity team. In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for designing, deploying, and managing identities and access controls to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our organisation's digital assets. Your expertise will be instrumental in establishing efficient IAM processes and frameworks to meet regulatory requirements and industry best practices. You will report to the Head of Cybersecurity, Bernard Helou.

The main responsibilities are:

  • Design, implement and manage Identity and Access Management (IAM) systems, including user provisioning, authentication, authorization, and rights management.
  • Implement technically the solutions and maintain the databases.
  • Monitor IAM systems and access logs to detect and respond to security incidents, unauthorised access attempts, and anomalous user behaviour, minimising the risk of data breaches and insider threats.
  • Provide guidance and support to internal stakeholders on IAM-related matters, including access requests, access reviews, and identity governance processes.
  • Collaborate with external auditors and regulatory bodies to facilitate security audits and assessments.

About the team:
We are building the cybersecurity team to support Schibsted Media and the journalists along their journey for free and independent press. Located in Norway and Sweden, the team is responsible for providing, supporting and maintaining cybersecurity tools for the company as well as providing safe products and services to our customers and journalists. We are part of the tech department, the cybersecurity team collaborates with other parts of the organisation, including journalists, editors, it-infrastructure, network, user devices, collaboration software, among others.

Key competencies:

  • 1 - 3 years of experience in IAM roles, with practical experience in designing, implementing, and managing IAM solutions in enterprise environments.
  • Proficiency in IAM technologies and protocols, including LDAP, SAML, OAuth, OpenID Connect, and multi-factor authentication (MFA).
  • Understanding of identity governance principles and practices, including access management, entitlement management, and privileged access management (PAM).
  • Hands-on experience with IAM platforms such as Okta, Azure Active Directory, SailPoint, or ForgeRock.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Nice to haves:

  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM or CIAM would be appreciated.
  • A good understanding of the threat landscape of a media house and how it is different from a “normal” company.

On Media
Our democracies depend on independent journalism - that’s our business!

Schibsted Media consists of some of the leading Nordic newspapers and media brands like VG, Aftenposten, Svenska Dagbladet, Aftonbladet, and many more. Now, Schibsted Media starts its journey as a new, independent company, and our ambition is to become the leading media destination in Nordics.

Schibsted is already at the forefront of technological development. Schibsted Media will continue to develop amazing products, strengthen authentic journalism and tailor make media content for our users. Everyone who works at Schibsted Media is a part of this bigger mission; reaching and empowering millions of people in their daily lives through offerings with superior relevance and authenticity. Join us in creating the media group of tomorrow.

Work with great people

Josefin Pihl
AD Targeting Operations Specialist
"Schibsted is a workplace where no day is like the other and you get to work with talented colleagues in a creative environment."
Anton Assarsson
Head of Editorial, Schibsted Brand Studio
"To me, Schibsted is synonymous with creativity and results. Driving change through innovation, teamwork, and integrity."
Estelle Douglas
Head of Trade and Marketing
"At Schibsted Marketing Services you get to work with ambitious, smart and fun people experiencing the fast-moving changing media landscape."
Max Schuler
Director Brand Studio
"Schibsteds ability to inspire, develop and challenge is absolutely outstanding. Apart from that, we have a great company culture."
Josefin Pihl
AD Targeting Operations Specialist
"Schibsted är en arbetsplats där ingen dag är den andra lik och du får arbeta med begåvade kollegor i en kreativ miljö."
Anton Assarsson
Head of Editorial, Schibsted Brand Studio
"För mig är Schibsted synonymt med kreativitet och resultat. Att driva förändring genom innovation, lagarbete och integritet."
Estelle Douglas
Head of Trade and Marketing
"På Schibsted Marketing Services får du jobba med ambitiösa, smarta och roliga människor som upplever det snabbt föränderliga medielandskapet."
Max Schuler
Director Brand Studio
"Schibsteds förmåga att inspirera, utveckla och utmana är helt enastående. Bortsett från det har vi en fantastisk företagskultur."
Josefin Pihl
AD Targeting Operations Specialist
"Schibsted er en arbeidsplass hvor ingen dager er like og du får jobbe med talentfulle kollegaer i et kreativt miljø."
Anton Assarsson
Head of Editorial, Schibsted Brand Studio
"For meg er Schibsted synonymt med kreativitet og resultater. Endring drives av innovasjon, teamwork og integritet."
Estelle Douglas
Head of Trade and Marketing
"I Schibsted Marketing Services jobber du med ambisiøse, smarte og morsomme folk og tar del i medielandskapets raske endring."
Max Schuler
Director Brand Studio
"Schibsted sin evne til å inspirere, utvikle og utfordre er absolutt eksemplarisk. I tillegg har vi en god arbeidskultur."
Johanna Nilsen
Student Ambassador
"Being a student ambassador is a fun and flexible way to broaden your network while learning a lot about the Schibsted brand"
Emma Johansson
Student Ambassador
"No two days are alike as a student ambassador and that is what makes this job so much fun!"

Great Place to Work

  • Learn and develop within Learning Lab

  • 6000 fantastic colleagues in over 4 countries

  • Empowering body and mind with Schibsted Life

  • Career opportunities within the Schibsted family

  • We embrace diversity

  • Karriärmöjligheter inom Schibstedfamiljen

  • Var del av en mångfaldig, inkluderande arbetsplats

  • Personlig utveckling och lärande inom Learning Lab

  • Work with products that matter in peoples lives

  • Schibsted Life erbjuder fysisk och mental träning

  • Jobba med välkända produkter och tjänster

  • Bli del av mangfoldig, inkluderende arbeidsplass

  • Karrieremuligheter i Schibstedfamilien

  • Mer enn 5000 fantastiske kollegaer i 4 land

  • Styrke kropp og sinn med Schibsted Life

  • Jobb med anerkjente produkter og tjenester

About the company

Schibsted is a family of digital brands with a strong Nordic position, and more than 6,000 employees. Millions of people interact with our companies every day through our leading online marketplaces, world-class media houses. We also help new promising businesses grow. Our joint mission of empowering people in their daily lives is rooted in the values of our media heritage and a legacy of bold change. At our best, we are a fearless force for change in a society built on trust and transparency.

Product & Tech is responsible for product development and technology platforms for News Media brands. The unit consists of product managers, software engineers, UX experts, and user researchers. Most of our teams work distributed, with colleagues in Oslo, Stockholm, Krakow, Gdansk, Bergen, and Stavanger.


1839Christian Schibsted founds a Printing House.

1860Aftenposten is established, soon becoming a favoured and trusted media channel.

1966Schibsted acquires VG.

1996-1998Schibsted buys Aftonbladet and Svenska Dagbladet, two of Sweden’s leading national quality newspapers.

2000Finn.no is founded, today one of Norway's strongest brands.

2003Blocket is acquired. Today the number one market place in Sweden.

2005Schibsted Growth starts investing in various digital brands.

2006The international expansion of Schibsted classified business is starting.

2019Adevinta is listed at Oslo Børs. Schibsted’s international Marketplaces is spun off into a separate company.

2020 - 2021Adevinta acquires 100% of eBay Classifieds Group creating the worlds largest online classified company. As part of the agreement, Schibsted buys DBA.dk and bilbasen.dk

1839Christian Schibsted grundar ett tryckeri.

1860Tidningen Aftenposten etableras och blir snabbt en betrodd mediekanal.

1966Schibsted köper VG.

1996 - 1998Schibsted köper Aftonbladet och Svenska Dagbladet, två av Sveriges ledande nyhetskällor.

1996Schibsted grundar den norska marknadsplatsen Finn, i dag ett av Norges starkaste varumärken.

2003Blocket, Sveriges dominerande marknadsplats, blir en del av Schibstedfamiljen.

2005Schibsted Growth börjar investera aktivt i digitala bolag.

2006Den internationella expansionen av Schibsteds digitala marknadsplatser startar. Blocket rullas ut i världen, som mest i 34 länder.

2019Schibsted’s internationella marknadsplatser etableras som ett eget bolag, Adevinta, med Schibsted som en stor ägare.

2020 - 2021Adevinta förvärvar eBay Classifieds Group och skapar världens största digitala marknadsplats. I samband med affären köper Schibsted de danska marknadsplatserna DBA och Bilbasen.

1839Christian Schibsted grunnla Schibsted forlag.

1860Aftenposten etableres og blir raskt en betrodd mediekanal.

1966Schibsted kjøper VG.

1996 - 1998Schibsted kjøper Aftonbladet og SvD, to av Sveriges ledende nasjonale aviser.

1996 - 2000Finn.no blir etablert, i dag en av Norges sterkeste merkevarer.

2003Schibsted kjøper Blocket. I dag den største markedsplassen i Sverige.

2005Schibsted Growth starter å investere i ulike digitale selskaper.

2006Den internasjonale ekspansjonen av Schibsted digitale markedsplasser starter.

2009Bergens Tidende, Stavanger Aftenblad og Fædrelandsvennen er fullt innarbeidet i Schibsted.

2019Adevinta blir børsnotert på Oslo Børs. Schibsteds internasjonale markedsplasser blir etablert i et eget selskap.

2020 - 2021Adevinta inngår avtale om å overta 100% av eBay Classifieds Group, og danner dermed verdens største online rubrikkselskap. Som en del av avtalen kjøper Schibsted DBA.dk og bilbasen.dk.

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