Azure and Cybersecurity IT Specialist


København, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark Remote Copenhagen


Information Technology

Full time

Jan 9

Are you a seasoned IT professional with good experience in cybersecurity and Azure cloud computing? Then we have the dream job for you! Come work as part of one of Denmark's largest humanitarian NGOs and make a difference for people in need across the world.

DanChurchAid (known as Folkekirkens Nødhjælp within Scandinavia) supports the poorest in the world in their struggle for a dignified life and helps people in need. We provide emergency relief in disaster-stricken areas and long-term assistance in poor regions to create a more equitable and sustainable world.

DanChurchAid is headquartered near Vesterport station in Copenhagen, Denmark. Our work spans 20 countries across the globe, in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Europe. Our efforts include fighting food waste through our WeFood stores, encouraging the re-use of things through our 120 thrift shops.

Your role in the organization will be in the IT Operations team, and along with five other colleagues, you will proactively work to ensure the productivity and digital security of colleagues across the organization. Like the organization, the team values good work dynamics and laughing. You will work alongside a dozen other colleagues in the larger IT & Digital Development department who focus on related subjects including data, reporting, and critical applications.

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced IT Specialist to join our IT Operations team. The ideal candidate will have several years of experience with both Azure cloud administration and cybersecurity and have a strong desire to use their skills to make a positive impact in the world.

In this role, you will play a critical role in safeguarding our organization against cyber-attacks and ensuring the integrity of our systems, accounts, and data. You will be responsible for ensuring the security and stability of our organization's IT infrastructure, with a focus on protecting against cyber threats and leveraging the power of the Azure cloud. You will work closely with our 24/7 Security Operations Center staffed with security specialists – so generally, you will not need to work after hours.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Azure architecture, infrastructure, and administration
  • Azure Identity and access management
  • Azure Disaster recovery and business continuity
  • Azure monitoring, performance optimization and cost optimization
  • Azure scripting and automation
  • Risk assessment and management
  • Cybersecurity, including Azure, networks, and operating systems
  • Implementing security protocols and technologies
  • Deployment of cybersecurity best practices
  • Ad-hoc IT projects and collaboration with colleagues

We are looking for someone passionate about using their skills to make a difference and committed to working in a dynamic environment that values work/life balance. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.


  • Several years of experience between Azure cloud administration and cyber-security
  • Other IT Experience and an interest in contributing to the team beyond Azure and security via technical support, application, and service management, and/or endpoint management
  • Experience working for an NGO or a strong desire to work for one
  • An interest in continual learning
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Collaboration is integral to the way we work.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think on your feet

We have an exceptionally good working environment with great flexibility and balance between work and family life. We go home satisfied because we make a real difference for the world's poorest. You also get a wide range of employee benefits such as a good lunch scheme, pension scheme and 6 weeks of vacation / vacation days. Remuneration in accordance with the relevant collective agreement.

Enter your application via our website Azure and Cybersecurity IT Specialist I Folkekirkens Nødhjælp ( no later than Sunday 15 January 2023. Motivated application and CV must be uploaded.

Interviews are expected to be held on a rolling basis in January 2023.

If you want to hear more about the job, you are welcome to call the IT Operations Team Leader, Martin Wiesner on tel. +45 50602036.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, abilities, or ethnic affiliation are encouraged to apply for the vacancy. DCA conducts an anti-terror check as part of the recruitment process. It is a prerequisite that you can pass this check and maintain this status throughout your employment with us. Everyone applying for a job with DCA must be ready to comply with our Staff Policy on Prevention of Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment and our Child Safeguarding Policy.

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