Cyber security is a priority for Powel and its importance is only growing as Powel brings more solutions to the cloud utilizing technologies such as cloud services, hosted solutions, IoT, big data, etc. As CISO at Powel As, you will be responsible for establishing and maintaining the vision, strategy, and program to ensure information assets and technologies are adequately protected both within the enterprise and in Powel products and services. Your scope and influence will be extensive and reach the entire organization. You will have the full backing and support of the executive team reporting directly to the CTO and regularly reporting out to executives and leaders of product units.

Responsibilities include:

A Technical BS degree, Computer Science or Information Security professional background.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Required
Professional certifications of Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP) and/or Certified Information Systems Security
Professional (CISSP) and/or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) required.

Knowledge and Skills

Location can be Trondheim or Oslo. 

If you are interested in this role, please send your application and CV to before 30 January 2017.

Please mark your application with “Chief information security officer” in the subject field.

For any questions about the role, contact Chief Technical Officer Cloud, Kevin Gjerstad on (+47) 905 44 225



Powel AS, headquartered in Trondheim, Norway, delivers business-critical software solutions and related services specifically designed to help energy companies and public utilities improve daily operational processes and service quality. The company is a market leader in software solutions for grid operations and maintenance, energy production and smart metering, with offices in Oslo Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Turkey, Switzerland and Chile. Powel's client list includes 1,000 public and private customers in Europe. Founded in 1996, Powel AS is a privately held company with more than 480 employees.

Powel is focused on supplying modern, intelligent cloud applications and solutions. By combining state of the art software technology including advanced analytics, machine learning and big data solutions, with decades of industry expertise and technological know-how, Powel creates the ideal basis for customers to optimise their business activities. Powel’s systems are business critical for generators, traders and utilities in open markets. Years of experience in and in-depth knowledge about these deregulated and highly competitive markets have positioned Powel AS as a market leader in the Nordic region.