Security Architect (Trondheim)

Signicat is a growing, dynamic technology company that has operations in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, and UK. We are currently around 150 employees from 27 nationalities. Our head office is in Trondheim, Norway.

We are one of the most complete providers of electronic identification services for the Nordic and European markets. While enjoying continued growth we have kept the best of our ‘startup’ ethos, encouraging creativity, initiative and independence to get things done. We value the well-being of each employee and all work together to create a supportive and inspiring work environment.

We are now searching for a Security Architect:

As a Security Architect you will help build secure and trusted solutions. Signicat's solutions are provided as SaaS and are delivered to regulated industries with high requirements to confidentiality, integrity and availability. Our customers use them to enable their customers to apply for various things, for instance buying health insurance. In Signicat security is thus a driver for business and trust is a core value.


  • Build and evolve a security champion program for developers.
  • Be the rendezvous point for security champions.
  • Assist in risk assessment in development and multiple OSI layers.
  • Suggest, give guidance and implement security measures and improvements.
  • Security representative in Signicat's Architecture Group, where tech leads meet to discuss challenges.


  • Good people skills and proactive attitude, motivating and spreading enthusiasm throughout the organization.
  • Able to see "the big picture".
  • Good technical knowledge.
  • Good knowledge in web protocols and standards, e.g. PKI, OIDC/OAuth2, REST API, etc.
  • Development knowledge.


  • Masters or Bachelor degree, preferably combination of technology and security. An equivalent of this requirement in working experience is also acceptable.
  • Preferably diverse experience in the fields of security, development and infrastructure.
  • Verbal and written communication skills in English and preferably also in a Scandinavian language.


  • CI/CD pipeline and tools
  • DevSecOps
  • Infrastructure as Code

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of security standards, e.g. CIS, ISO 27001/2, CSA CCM
  • Certifications


  • Preferably Signicat HQ in Trondheim. Oslo will be considered for highly relevant candidates.
  • Travel must be expected.

If you are interested to apply, please send your CV and cover letter! 

No recruitment companies please.

About Signicat

Signicat is a growing, dynamic technology company that has operations in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, Belgium and UK. Signicat consists of currently around 130 people from 22 different countries with its head office in Trondheim, Norway. They are aiming to be the preferred provider of electronic identity services to customers in regulated industries. Signicat specializes in cross-border, cloud-based electronic identity services and electronic signatures, ensuring organizations can connect and interact with their customers through verified digital identities. The business concept is to deliver identity solutions to major players in the banking, finance, insurance and eCommerce markets. Signicat’s ongoing growth is backed by their owners, Nordic Capital and Viking Venture. 

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