Student Assistant - Information Security

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Are you looking to gain insights into how a Group Information Security works in a truly global company? Then now might be your chance as we are looking for a student assistant who will work together with our Global Information Security Technical Lead and thereby gain insight into our current setup as well as contributing to our function.


About WSA

Formed in 2019 through the merger of Sivantos and Widex, WS Audiology combines over 140 years of experience in pioneering better solutions to help people with hearing loss. With a passion for impact, our 11.000 employees are committed to achieving our purpose: wonderful sound for all. With brands like Signia, Widex, Audio Service, Rexton and Vibe, and with diverse assets across wholesale, retail, online, managed care and diagnostic solutions, we are active in over 125 markets. Going beyond together, we achieve annual revenues of around EUR 2 billion.


The Team

To deliver on our purpose to make wonderful sound part of everyone’s life, we are strengthening our capabilities with an additional, passionate, and purpose-driven team player in our Global Information security team focusing on data and system protection topics.

This team is part of the Global Information Technology group.

You will be located in our CO2 neutral headquarters north of Copenhagen with dynamic and progressive colleagues, who are highly skilled and empathic. 

The Role

As a student assistant you will be working with the Global Information Security Technical Lead located in Lynge. You will work closely with different functions across WSA, discussing ideas, topics, and actions on how to protect data and system from external threats. You will get the chance to evolve your cyber security competencies and simultaneously contribute to the evolving needs of IT security topics in WSA.

You will work between 10 and 20 hours a week with flexibility during exam periods.

In this role you will have the following responsibilities:

As part of your role, you will have the opportunity to work with a many different aspects of cyber security. This includes deep dive into technical operations, explore new technologies, and involve in writing policies, procedures and processes. More specific you will:

  • Enhanced and automate the vulnerability management process through better asset management integration with the vulnerability assessment platform.
  • Tackling cyber security risk by conducting/automating threat hunting/remediation in enterprise environment utilizing latest tactics, techniques, and procedures.
  • Contributing to the cybersecurity governance areas e.g. like setting up reporting, defining relevant KPIs and following up on actions.

Candidate Profile

You are taking an education on bachelor, candidate or similar level, for example “datalog”, Cand merc. IT, IT-security or similar.

We expect you to be curious, believe that every attack is possible with enough motives. You should be ambitious and eager to learn and apply what you have already learned at work. Last, continue to stay on the right side and help WSA to defense against these threats so we continue to make wonderful sound part of everyone’s life.


You don’t need to have any specific experience. As a student assistant working for WSA, we will create the experience together.

Your personal competencies

  • You are meticulous, and an ability to pay attention to fine details
  • You are self-motivated and has a drive that will get the ‘job done’
  • You can work independently and as a team player.
  • Well, we have already mentioned it in the candidate profile, if you think that is you, and you hear your heart pumping in response, that’s it.

The office is located in Lynge, Denmark, and we speak Danish in the office, however as you are joining a global team, the corporate language is English, so you need to be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing.

Join WS Audiology

Please submit your application as soon as possible. We will screen and invite candidates for interviews on an ongoing basis, but the latest deadline is 15 Dec 2021.

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Lynge / Greater Copenhagen Area

Nymøllevej 6
3540 Lynge Directions

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