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Azure Security Architect

Requisition ID:  31347

Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Information Technology

Vestas Factory

Are you passionate about security and cloud security? Are you a team player and take on responsibility for your tasks related to security assessments and security-centric architectural reviews, and help define security architecture for cloud for both cloud infrastructure and software development.

If you are motivated to contribute to a better future through sustainable energy solutions and deliver top-notch cloud security capabilities, you may be the right person to join our team of highly skilled and committed people!

Digital Solutions & Development > Global IT > Enterprise Cloud Services & Engineering

You will be a part of Vestas Digital Solutions who are responsible for a wide range of activities all related to driving and promoting the digital agenda. The ECSE team accelerate digital product development by providing secure enterprise scale technology platform and consulting to our business partners


As a Azure Security Architect, you have the vast opportunity to create a significant impact to both external and internal solution by working in our newly launched Enterprise Cloud Services & Engineering team (ECSE). With the ECSE, Vestas has centralized the Cloud platform knowledge to gather the best cloud competencies in one place, provide and operate best-practice cloud services and shape the future of our enterprise IT solutions. 



We seek a highly driven Cloud Security Architect Architect who desires to actively contribute to this journey and unlock the full cloud security potential for Vestas, and drive that agenda with our central security

  • Ensure that security measures are built into our cloud landing zones and develop this over time. 
  • Contribute to secure software development process.
  • Conduct risk/security assessments of new and existing Cloud native solutions.
  • Recommend and support in implementation of technical solutions to mitigate identified security risks together with colleagues in the team.
  • Design cloud security architectural guidelines and review architectural designs.
  • Provide guidance to DevOps engineers/service teams in definition and prioritization of cloud security requirements.
  • Stay up to date on everything related to cloud security and participate in knowledge sharing/skill building to service teams.
  • Lead security compliance/auditing efforts based on relevant industry frameworks and compliance standards.



  • Experience with cloud security or software security (i.e. security engineer, security architect, DevOps engineer focused on security).
  • Solid experience in infrastructure security and Azure cloud security.
  • Experience in performing security/compliance reviews and architectural reviews.
  • Experience in relevant identity and access management systems and standards.
  • Understanding of industry best practice Azure IAM architecture and policies.
  • Current certifications in at least one cloud provider discipline are beneficial.
  • Working in our Enterprise Cloud Services & Engineering naturally requires a solid technical understanding of cloud. 



However, a good understanding of on-premise datacenter technologies is also beneficial as many cloud workloads are and will continue to be hybrid in nature and integrate with on-premise solutions.

On a personal level, we expect that you have/are:

  • An open-minded and curious person with good communication skills combined with an innovative and problem-solving approach to execute tasks.
  •  Aspiration to keep up to date with current relevant domain knowledge. 
  • You have the ability to drive your own work efficiently and with persistence to ensure best possible collaboration. 
  • Good cooperative skills suitable for a global organization with personal, professional and cultural diversity. 
  • Ability to take ownership and effectively engage in continuous improvements within a broader perspective.
  • A team-oriented person who shows a flexible approach to the tasks at hand and wants to contribute to the common success of the team.
  • You are equally motivated by hands on assignments as working with more strategic agendas.
  • Very good English both orally and in writing.


What we offer 

You will be working with cutting-edge technology that is constantly transforming Vestas, testing the limits and influencing people and processes. You will be a part of a highly dedicated and passionate team driven equally by creating business value and by developing innovative technical solutions.

We offer a place where we nurture your desire for constant learning opportunities. We offer an informal and agile workplace with a high level of freedom in defining the way forward. We look for team members to take on responsibility and ownership of tasks and deadlines and our achievements collaboratively.


Additional Information

  • This role is based in Aarhus, Denmark.
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 11th December 2022. 
  • For additional information on the position, please contact Ravi Bedadi, Senior Recruiter.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.