Statoil Principal Analyst Information Technology, Information Security in Stavanger, Norway

Principal Analyst Information Technology, Information Security


  • Job ID: 240484

  • Country: Norway

  • Location: Stavanger

  • Company: Statoil ASA

  • Contact Name: Statoil Recruitment Team

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Information Technology

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor or Master's degree

  • Experience Preferred: Not Indicated

  • Closing Date: Apr 302018

Job Description

Statoil is an international energy company with operations in more than 30 countries. Building on 40 years of experience from oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world's energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway with approx. 21,000 employees worldwide, and are listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges.

The Chief Financial Officer’s (CFO) organisation is a driving force behind the creation of greater value in the company. We are responsible for the financial and legal functions, providing professional support and advice, and for representing the group in financial markets. A key task for us is to ensure high levels of ethical and financial compliance with corporate and external requirements. By means of active stakeholder management, CFO will manage the market perception of Statoil in Norwegian and international financial markets.

Job Description

One of Norway's most challenging and exciting IT organisations needs new, talented employees to handle IT Security Operations.

As part of the IT Security Operations Center (SOC) your main tasks will be:

Proactively look for attackers using available data and tools

Develop new detection methods and engineer data collection

Stay updated on adversarial tactics, techniques, and procedures

Vulnerability management

IT systems security management


Experience from security work and IT operations in large organisations is desired

Technical skills:

Scripting (e.g. Python) and SQL

Log management

Security devices and tools


Operating systems, databases, and applications

Cloud infrastructure

Curious about:

Network security monitoring

Log analysis

Threat intelligence

Data Science and Big data – Hive, Spark, Kafka

Personal Qualities

We are looking for candidates who have the following qualities:

Ability to understand and manage a modern complex IT infrastructure, applications and services

Clear and concise communication both verbally and in writing

Team player

Analytical skills and possess the ability to think critically

Curious and knowledge-seeking

Ability to live by "I am safety" expectations

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Statoil wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information

Make sure that we are able to give your application consideration: Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or Norwegian (or another Scandinavian language). Applications submitted without such attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Statoil. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

Please note that this a local position on local terms and conditions