Mascot International A/S

IT Security Engineer

Does ensuring a secure and reliable infrastructure in an international organisation sound interesting and appealing to you? Are you a talented IT profile? And are you passionate about cyber security and ready for your next big career move?

Then we have an exciting opportunity for you in MASCOT’s IT Security team!

Security engineering and patching within a complex infrastructure
As our new IT Security Engineer you will get to work with daily hands-on security operations. You will play an important role in ensuring that our infrastructure is secure, reliable, and upgraded. Your focus will be to react to vulnerabilities by security engineering, patching systems and maintaining our security platforms to protect our infrastructure, network, and devices.

You will get a dynamic workday with a wide range of tasks that will include:

  • Defining and identifying security requirements for systems
  • Creating and maintaining system documentation and protocols
  • Patching, hardening and securing configurations for hardware and software on mobile devices, laptops, workstations, servers and for network devices such as firewalls, routers and switches
  • Security engineering, maintaining and hardening at all layers within our infrastructure
  • Performing security tasks related to e.g., asset management, access control, operations security, network security and application security
  • Assisting in the incident response process
  • Participating in risk assessments and IT audits
  • Performing daily ad-hoc security tasks

Furthermore, it is important that you are capable of working during weekends once a month to perform planned changes, upgrades and patching to our infrastructure.

Passionate and operational IT profile with solid infrastructure knowledge

You hold a relevant degree within IT and preferably a degree in IT Security or Computer Science. Preferably you have worked within a complex IT infrastructure and we expect you to have a solid technical understanding of core infrastructure and concepts. We will provide you with the right training where needed.

On a personal note, you are known for delivering high quality work and for your systematically way of working. You thrive in a busy, international work environment with enthusiastic and skilled colleagues that help each other out, and you are motivated by high expectations to your performances. You are able to solve tasks both individually as well as part of a team and you are comfortable collaborating with external parties from time to time, such as external consultants and IT vendors.

Last but not least, you communicate fluently in English and in Danish, both in writing and in speech. If you also speak German, it will be an advantage, but it is not a prerequisite. If this job sounds like the right career move for you, then please upload cv, application and diploma when applying.

Be a part of a strong culture
MASCOT is an international company in growth with a strong and ambitious culture supported by commitment, competencies, diligence and cooperation. Our ambition is to develop, produce, market and sell the world’s best workwear and safety footwear. You will be a part of a dynamic workplace in constant development, where we every day do our job with a high energy level, a solution-oriented flexibility and adaptability. With us you get great responsibility, while our managers through coaching, motivation and follow-up create the foundation for professional and personal development of the individual employee.
MASCOT is a family-owned company and is founded on family values. We trust each other, take care of each other and treat each other with decency and respect. This is also the approach we have towards our customers and other business partners. We do our best to offer a professional and forward-looking solution. Decency and quality are paramount.  

State-of-the-art headquarters created for job satisfaction and dynamism
In September 2018, MASCOT moved into our headquarters in Pårup, west of Silkeborg. From here we offer a dynamic day in a state-of-the-art headquarters. The headquarters is built and decorated with focus on community, a good working environment and in such way, it supports the internal workflows. The lunch is made by our skilled chefs in the restaurant. Before and after work, you can freely use our well-equipped fitness centre with our own fitness instructor and state-of-the-art machines.
MASCOT’s headquarters is located next to the Herning motorway and main road A13, which provides easy access by car from all of central Jutland and East Jutland.

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As soon as possible
Pårup near Silkeborg
Jonas Beier Jørgensen
Telephone: +45 8724 4790
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