Cyber Security Manager for P27 Nordic Payments

Do you want to be part of creating one common state-of-the-art payments platform in the Nordic countries? This is your chance to make an important contribution to P27 Nordic Payments reaching its vision to build the world’s first real-time, cross-border payments system in multiple currencies.

About this opportunity

We are looking for an experienced specialist who will help us lay the rails for protecting information, systems and services in the new way of executing payments in the Nordics. We will trust you to define and arrange the resilience of the infrastructure and products that will facilitate a large portion of the Nordic economy moving forward.

About the role

Now is the chance to build the foundation for the Nordic payments infrastructure. Your skills and passion to build safe environments will make a difference for the 27 million people in the Nordics, who rely on us building smarter and safer connections.

You will report to the CISO and can work from our office in either Stockholm, Copenhagen, or Helsinki.

As a Cyber Security Manager in P27 Nordic Payments, you will support cyber security activities related to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of customer-, business- partner-, employee-, and business information in compliance with the organization’s information security policy and instructions.

A key element of the role is working as a team with other information and cyber security managers. This role will focus on establishing, maintaining, following up and reporting on cyber security related activities. The cyber security manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, maintain, and monitor the P27 cyber security framework and capabilities.
  • Perform cyber security tests, verifications, and assurance activities.
  • Manage cyber security incidents and enhance related processes and routines.
  • Work directly with the CISO, PSO, CIO and other managers to facilitate cybersecurity risk and threat assessments and enhance related processes and routines.
  • Provide cyber security training to P27 staff and other relevant stakeholders.
  • Work closely with outsourcing vendors to drive, monitor and enhance cyber security capabilities.

About you

The ideal candidate comes with a solid background within a regulated market with a focus on cyber security management, and a strong track record in cyber security which includes the following professional and personal qualifications:

  • Solid knowledge of information and cyber security.
  • Solid knowledge of cyber security risk, and threat analysis.
  • Experience with ISO 27000 series, NIST Cyber Security Framework, CROE and similar relevant frameworks.
  • Experience with cyber security incident management.
  • Experience from an outsourced IT environment – both regarding the use of consultants, partner integrations and SaaS / PaaS solutions and related regulation.
  • Experience with financial regulations, GDPR, protective security and other security regulations.
  • Experience with user-focused awareness.


On a personal level you:

  • Like to have fun and be part of building something new and interesting in the information and cybersecurity field.
  • Are a great team player with good collaboration and communication skills.
  • Like to take responsibility and make things happen.
  • Are curious, persistent, and thrive on tackling challenges and making a difference.
  • Have an analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills for complex and challenging issues.
  • Fluent in English and in at least one of the Nordic languages– written as well as oral.

The values that guide us in P27 Nordic Payments are; Together – Excellence – Trust – Courage. We assume that you share these values with us.

Your experience and background

We expect the candidate to have a relevant university degree in IT, security, law, or similar. Further, the candidate has relevant proven certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CPP, CISA, or similar.

Next steps

Please apply via LinkedIn by sending a cover letter together with your CV in one document no later than 16th August 2022.

Interviews can be initiated before the application deadline if the right candidate applies so please send your application as soon as possible.

Background checks are an integrated part of our recruitment process. The role of Cyber ​​Security Manager can involve placement in security class. Security vetting with register control may be carried out in accordance with Chapter 3 of the Protective Security Act (Säkerhetsskyddslagen 2018:585).

We reserve the right to reply only to selected applications.

For additional information about the position, please contact victor.langassve@nordicpyaments.eu.