Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to join our passionate team in Stockholm.
In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.
The CISO will set the technical direction of Northvolt's information security program and help build the world’s most secure factories and connected products. The CISO has strong security architecture knowledge, as well as leadership skills to drive change and build a culture of security.
As leader of the unit you will have the opportunity to build a world class team which is capable to scale Northvolt’s operations in Sweden and beyond. The CISO will be responsible for building and managing a world class information security team covering red team, internal consulting, infosec engineering, and physical security functions.
The scope of this position spans the organization’s security solutions including software applications, infrastructure (on-prem, cloud, and factory), data management, data integration, physical office/factory security, and external vendor solutions.
This is a unique opportunity to create something new in a flexible fast-paced startup environment. This role will report directly to the Chief Digital Officer and falls within Northvolt's Digitalization group.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Collaborate with IT, DevOps, and Software Engineering to develop and drive a technical security roadmap which addresses key security priorities
Develop Northvolt’s infosec strategy, including defining resource plan for, recruiting, and managing a world class infosec organization
Establish and maintain technical security standards, processes, solutions and technical controls that align with security policies and address key security concerns
Lead technical architecture discussions within infrastructure and application level security programs across Northvolt
Be responsible for information and physical security operations including monitoring, investigations, incident response
Hold a central role in actively promoting a culture of information security throughout the IT organization as well as across Northvolt
The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen.
Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Full time employment, fixed salary. Planned starting date is asap.
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.
We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!