IT Security Architect

IT Security Architect

  • Job type: Permanent, Full-time
  • Location: Rīga
  • Application deadline:


Luminor Group

Luminor is a contemporary, new-generation bank and financial services provider in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with a local understanding of its home markets and customer needs. Built on the extensive experience of the two leading Nordic banks, Nordea and DNB, Luminor is the third-largest financial services provider in the Baltic region. With its customer base of 1.3 million clients and its team of 2500 professionals, Luminor aims to become a leading financial services provider for Baltic businesses and entrepreneurial people.

Join us and become our newest team member making the Change and advancing the world of banking!

Make the change as an IT Security Architect

Luminor is currently looking for highly talented IT Security Architect, who will be responsible for Security Domains design and development as well as day-to-day support of various Business/IT projects, taking ownership from Security & Privacy side.


  • Lead design, implementation and maintenance of Security Domains;
  • Define target architecture, principles, patterns, services and guidelines for Security Domains;
  • Pioneer and pilot new solutions and controls in Security Domains;
  • Support delivery of Business/IT projects from initiation to implementation stages;
  • Develop functional and non-functional security requirements;
  • Design security architecture to fulfil projects and solutions requirements;
  • Perform risk assessment and security controls development;
  • Develop scenarios for security controls effectiveness testing.

Skills and Experience:

  • Higher education;
  • Previous work experience in information security;
  • Previous experience in design and implementation of complex solutions;
  • Fluency in English and Latvian language;
  • Advanced understanding of at least one of the following security domains (technicalities and processes):
    • Infrastructure Security
      • Public Key Infrastructure, Certificate Lifecycle, HSMs
      • Application Delivery, Privileged Access Management, Backup and Restoration
      • Infrastructure hardening (from HW till application servers)
      • AWS services, Active Directory, Azure AD, ADFS, VMware, Citrix
    • Data & Payments Security
      • GDPR, SWIFT, PSD2/RTS knowledge and implementation experience
      • SEPA and TARGET2 payments processing (from channels till clearing)
      • Data attributes based protection at rest and in transit
      • Big Data, Data feeds, DWH, BI and ETL solutions
    • PCI DSS / Compliance
      • PCI DSS deep knowledge and implementation experience
      • Compliance evaluation, security gaps analysis and remediation
      • Scope analysis reduction, security controls design and testing
      • Security framework and processes improvement

Why Luminor? What we can offer you:

  • Dynamic and International working environment that is filled with interesting challenges and opportunities as we build and innovate a new bank together;
  • Varied opportunities to support your professional and personal development and growth;
  • A competitive benefits package in addition to your salary;
  • An additional benefits package for employees after 1 year in the company, which includes additional days of vacation;
  • A collaborative and supportive team where you can create and implement ideas;
  • A salary range for this position at 2400-3700 EUR (Gross*), which is to be determined depending on the level of experience and competencies of the selected candidate.

In case of questions please feel free to contact the hiring manager: or our talent acquisition partner for technology:

Please be informed that only suitable candidates will be contacted.