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Senior Data Scientist/Data Engineer

Gdynia, PL, 81-537

Job ID: 10675 

Our digital investigators are dealing with sensitive cases of criminal offences and policy violations. Would you be eagerly interested and further relentless in investigating, uncovering the truth, within the converging reality of physical and digital? Cyber Threat Management unit at Nordea is now looking for an experienced professional to be a co-driver in supporting our mission to protect the bank. 


At Nordea, we’re committed to being a partner our customers and society can count on. Compliance and integrity go hand in hand. Joining us means you’ll have an impact on how we do banking – today and tomorrow. So bring your ideas, skills and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with plenty of opportunities to collaborate, grow and make your mark on something bigger.

About this opportunity

Cyber Threat Management is the 3rd level expertise unit of Nordea Cyber Defence Centre, with special focus on threat attribution and investigation of internal and external threats. We are a trusted partner supporting Nordea holistically, as well as collaborating externally in fighting cyber threats. Our broad technical expertize paired with niche competences in the areas of Investigations, Intelligence and Data Analysis make us a unique and resourceful partner.  


Your role will be to take the lead in data analysis and contribute in addressing cyber security, as well as compliance threats and risks. You will need to work closely with other business areas in the bank and must be able to learn about specific compliance and business risks.  

What you’ll be doing:

  • Supporting digital investigations and intelligence activities
  • Developing and maintaining Security Use Cases (automated detection and response)
  • Developing our presence on the enterprise data lake, as well as enhancing our dedicated working environment which includes our own datacenter   
  • Contributing to other areas of Cyber Security and the bank in general  

You’ll join a unit spread across the Nordics and Poland which consists of highly technical and otherwise broadly experienced professionals. The role is based in Gdynia, Poland.

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 are:

  • Open and easy-going, yet with a natural respect towards privacy and confidentiality
  • Curious with a strong sense of right and wrong but always objective, unbiased and ethical
  • Self-driven but not a stranger to a teamplay 

Your experience and background: 

  • Expert knowledge and demonstrated experience as a data engineer/analyst or in a similar role
  • Passion for data - statistics, ML/deep learning, data mining and modeling
  • Solid problem solving, analytical and reporting skills
  • Practical programming skills beyond SQL using e.g. Python and R 
  • It’s an extra plus if you have special proficiency in one or more of the areas of: big data analysis, data visualization and ML/AI or have previous experience of the financial sector


It’s appreciated if you have a relevant university degree and/or certifications, however to excel in this position you should have a keen interest in your area and be a problem solver, and critical thinker who is able to see the wider context of things. 


In Nordea the working language is English. You have excellent spoken and written communication and presentation skills, with high attention to detail.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 31/08/2022. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Mikael Lindström, Head of Cyber Threat Management at 

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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