Technical Risk Specialist

  • Location
    Billund, Denmark
  • Job ID
  • Category
    IT, Telecom & Internet

Job Description

Technical Risk Specialist 

Are you ready to raise the bar on cyber risk management and contribute to making the LEGO Group cyber resilient? 

We are looking for a Technical Risk Specialist to join our Digital Security team at our appealing LEGO Campus in Billund. You will join a team of specialists focussed on cyber risk management and assurance. 

We need you to bring your knowledge and experience of risk management into play. You will enable our colleagues across the entire organization to identify and manage cybersecurity risks. 

This role is within the Cyber Risk & Assurance team that supports the LEGO Group in managing cybersecurity risk. Your will engage with a wide range of collaborators including, but not limited, to product managers, designers, engineers and engineering managers. You will help them to better understand their risks and identify appropriate mitigations. To enable the scaling of risk management you will identify patterns for security solutions, co-create designs, and support independent product teams solve their challenges. As trusted partner of our engineers you will provide relevant, timely and prioritized data on security threats, high risk vulnerabilities, and posture challenges. 

The Digital Security team has the mission to make the LEGO Group cyber resilient. We are a fast-growing area structured in highly dedicated product and service teams who support all colleagues across the organization on all aspects of cybersecurity. Digital Security is an integral part of the LEGO Group’s strategy to leverage digitalization. 

By joining our Digital Security team, you will be part of something big and meaningful: help protect the LEGO Group so that we can continue to deliver great play experiences to children and adults around the globe. This is a permanent full-time position based in our brand-new LEGO Campus in Billund, Denmark – the home of the brick. The work environment is exciting, inspiring, and flexible, and we like to have fun along the way! 

Core Responsibilities 

  • Co-create the simplest possible solution that helps your colleagues to identify and manage technology risks using our cybersecurity framework 

  • Continuously refactor and enhance our library of guidance and support material 

  • Role model and champion good cybersecurity practices across the LEGO Group 

  • Provide security sparring with colleagues, demonstrating an eagerness to teach, learn and experiment with an agile mindset 

  • Contribute to our security data lake to enable evidence-based decision making and planning 

  • Lean in on agile practices, whilst also carefully managing a balance between security, features, bugs, and chores alongside our engineering, product and design colleagues 

Educational, Certifications, or Licenses Requires 

Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics, or equivalent practical experience 

Candidate Experience 

  • Experience working with cybersecurity risk management in a large organization. 

  • Knowledge of cybersecurity, risk management and control frameworks including CIS18, NIST CSF, and the ISO27000 series. 

  • Demonstrable experience in identifying, assessing and advising cybersecurity risk mitigation in at least two of the following areas: enterprise information technology; operational technology; software engineering; enterprise architecture and models; business continuity and disaster recovery; and laws, regulations, and ethics. 

  • Strong communications skills and the ability to inform, inspire, and educate technical and non-technical audiences. 

  • Appreciation for and ability to cultivate highly collaborative environment 

  • Defaults to inclusive behaviours 

  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated 

  • Strikes a balance between perfection and frequent delivery 


  • Industry recognized certification in cyber security (CRISC, CISSP, CISA, CISM etc) preferred 

  • Experience with measurement and reporting on cybersecurity risk 

  • Experience in a similar role in a matrix organization with a high degree of autonomy across business 


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 


What’s in it for you?

Here are some of what to expect:

  • Family Care Leave – We offer enhanced paid leave options for those important times.

  • Insurances – All colleagues are covered by our life and disability insurance which provides protection and peace of mind.

  • Wellness – We want you to be your best self, so you’ll have access to the Headspace App and lots of wellbeing initiatives and programmes run by local teams where you are based.

  • Colleague Discount – We know you'll love to build so from day 1 you will qualify for our generous colleague discount.

  • Bonus – We do our best work to succeed together. When goals are reached, you’ll be rewarded through our global bonus scheme.

  • Your workplace – Our offices will be your primary workplace with flexibility to work from home during your working week. Your People Leader will discuss the principles of our hybrid work model, role eligibility and frequency with you.

Children are our role models. Their curiosity, creativity and imagination inspire everything we do. We strive to create a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture of play at the LEGO Group, where everyone feels safe, valued and they belong.

The LEGO Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and equal pay regardless of e.g. race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity.

The LEGO Group is fully committed to Children’s Rights and Child Wellbeing across the globe. Candidates offered positions with high engagement with children are required to take part in Child Safeguarding Background Screening, as a condition of the offer. 

Thank you for sharing our global commitment to Children’s Rights.

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