Cyber Security Specialist



Do you want to shape a sustainable future?

Hydro Aluminium Metal a leading supplier of extrusion ingots, sheet ingots, foundry alloys, wire rods and high-purity aluminum with a global production network of around 5,000 employees. With primary metal production facilities in Europe, Canada, Australia, Brazil and Qatar, and recycling facilities throughout Europe and in the U.S., two-thirds of our primary aluminum production is based on renewable energy.

Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.

As a Cyber Security Specialist, you will be organized together with our common IS/IT department of around 35 professionals, delivering services back to business. 

What we can offer:

  • An important role in defining and implementing our cyber security strategy 
  • A highly experienced and professional work environment within IT and cyber security in continues learning and development 
  • Working with Hydro professionals cooperating across all business areas in the company
  • A unique opportunity to be a part of an industrial company with global ambitions in the fast-growing renewables business 

Main responsibilities:

  • Maturing our strategy for IT and OT security through risk management
  • Improve our cyber awareness, culture and respond capabilities
  • Improve our framework around cyber security, risk management, testing and verifications
  • Be part of our incident response team
  • Assist and advice project teams with implementation of cyber security
  • Overall responsibility of our security product portfolio

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor or master’s degree in Information Technology 
  • Relevant Professional certification(s), CISSP, CISM, CISA
  • Cyber security operations, incident response, or another relevant project experience
  • A passion for cyber security
  • Knowledge and experience in industrial control systems 
  • Know how to run successful projects
  • Experience from Aluminum or similar industry is an advantage
  • Sees the benefit of collaboration and clear communication in a trustworthy way 
  • Fluency in Norwegian and English (both oral and written)

Additional information:

Work location is flexible. Our smelters are located in Karmøy, Husnes, Årdal, Sunndal and Høyanger. Main office is located at Vækerø in Oslo.

Some business travel is expected.

Please enclose a cover letter and copies of relevant academic transcripts, diplomas, certificates etc. Only applications received through our online system will be considered, not via e-mail. 

As part of our recruitment process, we use Semac for background check. 

If you have any questions, please contact: 

Hiring manager Geir Einang or Recruiter Bodil Madslien


Bodil Madslien
Geir Einang
Hiring manager
Telefonnummer: +47 916 28 134

Hvem er Hydro -?

We are Hydro, a global family of 30,000 people, present in a broad range of market segments for aluminium, energy, metal recycling, batteries and renewables, offering a unique wealth of knowledge and competence.

We have a proud history and are committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future by developing natural resources into innovative products and solutions. In doing so, we truly believe that our People matter the most to make the difference.