Expert IT Security Specialist

Warszawa, PL, 02-460

Job ID: 13191 

Would you like to join Database Activity Monitoring team and work in Cyber Security world? We are now looking for a Database Activity Monitoring Senior/Expert to take part in international wide DAM Project.

In Nordea, we’re harnessing the power of technology to reinvent the future of banking. A tech revolution is underway – and you can make an impact. Though we’re a Nordic bank, we’re also one of the largest IT employers in Tricity and Warsaw. Working with international teams in an inspiring working environment, you’ll have lots of opportunities to expand your skills and advance your career. 

About this opportunity

Welcome to the Database Activity Monitoring team. We add value by mitigating security risks involving violation of database integrity, fraud, data leakage, and lack of fulfilment regulatory requirements. As the DAM Senior/Expert IT Security Specialist, you’ll play a valuable role in the team.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Implementing new and improving existing Database Activity Monitoring use cases and policies to ensure high effectiveness of DAM controls.
  • Identifying process gaps, communicating and driving process improvements to ensure measures are in line with regulatory compliance.
  • Building strong relationships across the enterprise (with Business, Data Privacy Office, Legal, Risk and Compliance units) to enable a good understanding and close alignment with business needs, direction, business identified risks in relation to handling and protection of data.
  • Reviewing, recommending and coordinating the implementation of technical data protection controls to support and enforce defined security policies and guidelines.

You’ll join a team of DAM experts with broad knowledge of IT Cyber Security. The role is based in Gdynia or Warsaw.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Experience in enterprise class Database Activity Monitoring engineering role including knowledge of Information Security practices oriented on Database Activity Monitoring.
  • Or Practical skills in database administration, including data protection, establishing data security controls and traffic auditing.
  • Skills of planning, prioritizing and organizing the work of yourself and others, delivering to tight deadlines whilst ensuring the effective use of resources.
  • Good communicator skills being able express to both non-technical and highly technical audiences.
  • Knowledge of how to define, measure and mitigate database activity risks in banking environment.

Your experience and background: 

  • You have implemented and/or administered enterprise class industry standard Database Activity Monitoring solution like IBM Guardium, Imperva DAM or DB Protect. 
  • You have a strong personality, with the ability to drive the team forward and deliver robust solutions.
  • Self-driven, communicative, team player, good understanding of critical enterprise environments and importance of operational stability.
  • Experience in working in regulated environment cooperating with business, risk/compliance and data privacy stakeholders.
  • Solid understanding of database technology e.g. Oracle, DB2, MS SQL.
  • CISSP, CISM, ISO 27002, ISO 27001 certification will be an advantage.
  • You speak and write English at professional level.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 18/06/2023. 

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

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Department:  IT/Technology