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Primary Location: 

Finland - Helsinki, FI

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Specialist, Cloud Security

Information Security organization is responsible for the oversight and coordination of information security efforts across the company and is responsible for identifying security standards, initiatives, as well as setting the strategic direction of the firm’s information security program. Information Security drives risk management as well as security compliance and serves as the key organization responsible with helping the business appropriately manage security risks. 


(Senior) Specialist, Cloud Security will be responsible for developing and deploying solutions to provide administrative, technical and procedural (prevent, detect, and respond) controls and mechanisms to help ensure cloud security is implemented and managed at a consistent level across the company according to the objectives of Information Security.  Join our great team with this new and global role which is based in Wärtsilä main hub with the required ability to travel as is reasonable. (Senior) Specialist, Cloud Security reports to Director, Information Security.

This position is full-time and permanent, and its location is mainly Helsinki, Finland or or major Wärtsilä hub


In this position you will be mainly responsible for:

  • Provide security expertise and perform high-level technical reviews of applications and use cases that are moving to many cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP, AliBaba).
  • Work with Cloud team, developers and other teams to implement and integrate Cloud Security solutions, monitoring and compliance.
  • Monitor cloud estate, react to, investigate and respond to all real or perceived information security and cyber related events, issues, incidents, threats and attacks in co-operation with Cyber Security Operations (SOC).
  • Maintain knowledge of the latest cloud security threats. 

Detailed responsibility area is agreed and defined with selected person.


We hope you have: 

  • Strong experience with multi-cloud platform services and cloud security controls and strong hands-on experience with at least one of these: Azure, AWS and GCP.
  • Thorough understanding of what it takes to build and operate secure systems at scale.
  • Passion for building secure, reliable and scalable services (with modern software development or devops) in collaboration with multiple teams.
  • Excellence at creating clarity and alignment for technical initiatives. 
  • Ability to lead and resolve company-wide technical discussions.
  • Security-related certifications a plus – CRISC, CISSP, CISM, etc.

Experience level expected for this position is 3+ years, but we can also be flexible about this in case you are amazing! We will recruit as soon as we find a suitable person so don't hesitate and apply now! 
Interested ? Submit your application and CV latest by 4.12.2020.

For additional information, contact Petri Koivisto Director, Information Security via e-mail: petri.koivisto@wartsila.com



This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2019, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com