The people in the fund

As one of the world’s largest funds, we offer exciting career opportunities in investment management, IT, compliance, strategy, administration and communication. Expect real challenges in an international working environment with excellent opportunities for career development and personal growth.

540 Employees

38 Nationalities

5 Offices globally

Career opportunities

Much responsibility, many opportunities

We can offer positions in asset management, responsible management, risk management and control functions, operations, administration, HR and communication.

Our talent programme

We offer a two-year rotational development programme, initially based in Oslo with the opportunity to work at our international offices and a potential secondment to other investment organisations. The strongest candidates may get sponsored education.

Summer internship

Our internships last for six weeks between June and August, in Oslo or London. They give current students an opportunity to gain work experience at one of the world’s largest and most progressive international investment funds.

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Vacancies

  • Norges Bank Investment Management has a strategic ambition to strengthen our cyber-defenses significantly over the next few years. To achieve this goal, we need true cyber-security specialists to join and strengthen the Information Security Risk team. The team is a 2nd line function working for the Chief Governance and Compliance Officer who reports directly to the CEO, but also independently to the Executive Board. We are a dedicated specialist team in the Operational Risk and Control group who manage, advise, train, and report on the operational risks in the fund, whereby cyber-security is considered a significant risk. 
    The fund has invested in more than 9000 companies, partnered with around 80 external fund managers and rely on more than 1000 providers where the majority is delivering IT services. Simply put we place a great deal of control into our vendors’ hands. Protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of our information, regardless of whether it is handled by us or third parties, is paramount to our organisation and the mission we are tasked to execute. With our cloud-first strategy, we believe that dependencies on third parties will expand even further and require us to challenge and rethink how we manage cyber-security risks. Therefore, we seek for a person who can take the lead in this field. 

    What you will do 
    Your role will be to primarily lead the continuous development of our framework for third-party risk management (TPRM) and guide implementation of the framework in the organisation. Close collaboration with the business and operational security teams, as well as the specialist business continuity team, is essential. You will also be closely involved in other activities the team is covering such as security assessments, control reviews and training of our employees.  

    The position will be in Oslo and some travel is necessary.   

    •Further developing the framework for third party risk management to identify, monitor and manage risk for providers and partners during their life-cycle. This includes use of security rating services and other security tools.
    •Overseeing implementation and adherence of the framework in the organisation by working closely with the vendor management, IT area, procurement, legal and external fund management teams. 
    •Advising the organisation on how to handle third party risks they own. 
    •Performing security risk assessments of providers and their solutions.
    •Contribute to quarterly and annual reporting to the board on third party risks. 
    •Maintaining and communicating cyber-security requirements and expectations to our third parties and ensuring key requirements are included as part of the contract. 
    •Assisting the team in our efforts to manage all cyber-security risks and provide advice and training to our personnel including the senior management group. 

    What do you need 
    •Master’s degree either in information security, computer sciences or engineering, with excellent academic records. Other fields could also be of interest.
    •A genuine interest in cyber-security; including but not limited to a comprehensive overview of threats, vulnerabilities, controls and best practices within the space.
    •Technical knowledge for building and utilising tools to assist in improving our cyber security offering.
    •Experience from the financial industry is an advantage. 

    Who you are 
    •Someone who likes to take ownership of issues and have a structured problem-solving mindset.
    •Analytical creativity and intellectual curiosity with a strong attention to detail.
    •Proactive and self-driven work style and a good team player.
    •International mindset with an eagerness to learn.
    •Strong stakeholder management both internally and externally at a global level.
    •Comfortable with ambiguity.
    •High level of integrity with an ability to learn and an ambition to excel.
    •Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization and exhibit a high level of proficiency in written and spoken English and Norwegian. 

    What we offer
    Norges Bank Investment Management offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds. Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth. 
    Our core values of excellence, innovation, integrity and team spirit underpin our culture and how we operate across all our offices. We collaborate and share information within our organisation which consists of 37 nationalities.  English is our common working language. Our organisation is grounded in trust, high ethical standards, a flat hierarchy and diversity. We aim to increase the share of women to exceed or match the industry average across all functions.
    Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees. 

    Benefits include 
    •Competitive base salary offered
    •Comprehensive Insurance Plan 
    •Home and Consumer Loan 
    •Inhouse Gym and Squash 
    •Access to holiday facilities in Norway and aboard 
    •Support to take necessary courses and certifications to keep up with the technology

    Contact details: Questions regarding the position may be directed to our search partners at Capus AS Jonas Rambæk ([email protected]) and or Johannes Westersø ([email protected]). Please note you cannot apply for this role online but via Capus AS.

     
    Opening date for applications is 3rd April 2021
    Deadline for application is close of business 18th April 2021 Please note the system will close at midnight 
    No Agencies please 


  • Norges Bank Investment Management is seeking a dedicated and results oriented professional for the position of Analyst in the Transaction Management team within the Operations area.  As part of our area, you will get the chance to learn trade processing, asset servicing and valuation & accounting for the fund’s investments. The Transaction Management team handles a high volume of trades in bonds, equities, securities lending, futures, derivatives and other instruments, across most of the worlds markets. Our focus is to do this in a timely and efficient way, with a high degree of automation.

    What you will do
    In our New York office we have the US Operations team, where we aim to set the standard for operational excellence, serving the business needs through superior service delivered with a sense of company spirit and a high degree of integrity. 

    You will be given the opportunity to develop your own skills and to make an impact, with focus on improving and operating a part of the team’s transaction management process. The right candidate for this position should be willing to learn new skills and use new tools in order to improve our processes. If you are excited about working in a small, dedicated team covering a wide area of responsibilities, you could be the candidate for us. Working closely with colleagues based around the world in a global organisation, you will be given guidance as necessary, but you will also be given autonomy and responsibilities early on. With support from our highly skilled technology teams, we want you to use your current or acquired skills to further automate our processes. 

    The position is based in New York and will report to the Head of Transaction Management.

    • Managing and settling transactions in an automated fashion as part of a global team
    • Supporting all asset classes and instrument types, including equities, fixed income derivatives and real assets
    • Driving development initiatives as part of a team
    • Interacting with our global custodian and other vendors to manage deliveries and relationships
    • Participating in project work and business process enhancement initiatives

    What you need 
    • University degree
    • 1-3 years of relevant experience from investment operations
    • Good understanding of financial instruments and settlement operations in capital markets
    • Good technical skills, ability to solve problems programmatically, and hands on experience with Python, R, SQL, AWS or other similar languages and tools

    Who you are 
    We are looking for a candidate with some of the following characteristics : 
    • Build relationships with end users and with external vendors
    • Ability to take ownership of issues and have a problem-solving mindset, and drive things forward globally 
    • International mindset with an eagerness to learn
    • Analytical creativity and intellectual curiosity with a strong attention to detail
    • Proactive and self-driven work style and a good team player
    • Ambition to excel and high level of integrity
    • Excellent collaboration and communication skills with a high level of proficiency in written and spoken English across all levels of the organisation 

    What we offer
    Norges Bank Investment Management offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds. Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth. 
    Our core values of excellence, innovation, integrity, and team spirit underpin our culture and how we operate across all our offices. We collaborate and share information within our organisation which consists of 37 nationalities. English as our common working language. Our organisation is grounded in trust, high ethical standards, a flat hierarchy, and diversity. We aim to increase the share of women to exceed or match the industry average across all functions.
    Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees. 

    Benefits include
    • Competitive base salary offered
    • 25 days holiday
    • Gender neutral parental leave
    • Health insurance including dental
    • 401k contribution
    • Income protection
    • Support to take necessary courses and certifications to keep up with the technology
     
    Norges Bank Investment Management, does not sponsor a visa petition or other work authorization, nor will the company provide relocation assistance, for this position.


    Contact details: Questions regarding the position may be directed to Yngve Hansen, Head of Transaction Management ([email protected])
    Due to GDRP rules, we can only accept applications made via the online portal on www.nbim.no Any application not sent via the portal will be disregarded. 
    Opening date 8th April  2021
    Deadline for application is close of business 18th April  2021. Applications will close at midnight and we will be unable to accept applications after this. 
    This is direct Recruitment and we will not be working with any agencies on this piece of hiring. 

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  • Do you want to work as an identity and access management engineer in the biggest sovereign wealth fund in the world, together with lots of highly skilled and nice people? In Oslo? Then we have the job for you.

    What you will do
    Norges Bank Investment Management is seeking dedicated, results-orientated and service minded Identity and Access Management (IAM) Engineer to join the Security Operations department within Technology and Support. We are part of Norges Bank Investment Management Technology area and have responsibility for operating and developing our technology platform. 

    Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture, and we believe in delegation. You will be given the opportunity to excel and to make an impact. The right candidate for this position will be motivated by this challenge, is eager to learn new technologies and will help to develop our future ways of working with cloud services in a secure manner.

    The main responsibility of the role is to deliver our IAM services including authentication and authorization, access requests, access provisioning, role and entitlement models and directory technologies. This position requires close collaboration with business users, system managers and service providers, and we are looking for a candidate with the ability to communicate well with non-technical end-users.

    As part of the IAM team, you will seek to continuously improve the way identities and access are provided to the business. We are looking to innovate in areas such as DevSecOps, Security Automation and using cloud native technology to improve Norges Bank Investment Management’s security posture. We appreciate experience with scripting or programming and value an engineering mindset.
     
    You will be working on the following tasks: 

    • Be a part of the IAM team and safeguard that the IAM solution meet the defined IAM architecture and IAM policies
    • Role engineering and onboarding of new applications
    • Develop automation for infrastructure deployment and configuration as code mainly in PowerShell and/or Python
    • Manage on-prem AD and Azure AD
    • Assume operational responsibility for one or more of Security Operations’ IAM systems

    The role will join the global Norges Bank Investment Management Security Operations team, and reports to Head of Security Operations. Some travel is required. The role may be subject to a compensated on-call duty during weekends and holidays, in the future.

    What you need 
    The following experience is required: 
    • Hands-on experience with Identity Governance tools such as One Identity or similar
    • Hands-on experience with Azure AD security functions as conditional access, multi-factor authentication and privileged identity management.
    • Experience with standard protocols such as Oauth, SAML, SCIM etc.
    • Knowledge from public cloud services (preferably AWS and Azure)
    • Programming skills (e.g. PowerShell or Python)

    Experience of one or several of the following is beneficial: 
    • Knowledge of Infrastructure-as-Code, preferably CloudFormation
    • CI/CD pipelines preferably based on Github and Azure DevOps
    • AWS Identity and Access Management framework
    • Docker or other containerization products 

    Who you are 
    We are looking for a candidate with one or more of the following qualifications: 
    • B.Sc. in Computer Science or other equivalent technical discipline, with strong academic records
    • International mindset with an eagerness to learn 
    • Excellent collaboration and communication skills with a high level of proficiency in written and spoken English
    • Ambition to excel and high level of integrity

    What we offer
    Norges Bank Investment Management offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds. Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth. 
    Our core values of excellence, innovation, integrity and team spirit underpin our culture and how we operate across all our offices. We collaborate and share information within our organisation which consists of 38 nationalities.  English as our common working language. Our organisation is grounded in trust, high ethical standards, a flat hierarchy and diversity. We aim to increase the share of women to exceed or match the industry average across all functions.
    Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees. 

    Benefits include
    • Competitive base salary offered
    • Comprehensive Insurance Plan 
    • Home and Consumer Loan 
    • Inhouse Gym 
    • Access to holiday facilities in Norway and aboard 
    • Support to take necessary courses and certifications to keep up with the technology
     
    Contact details: Questions regarding the position may be directed to our search partners at Capus AS Jonas Rambæk ([email protected]) and or Johannes Westersø ([email protected]). Please note you cannot apply for this role online but via Capus AS. 
    Opening dates for applications 3rd April  2021
    Deadline for application is 18th April  2021

  • Norges Bank Investment Management is seeking a dedicated and results-orientated professional for the position of Cyber Threat Hunter within the Security Operations team.

    What you will do
    We are seeking a Cyber Threat Hunter to establish and ensure continuous improvement of our proactive threat hunting capabilities. The work involves defining processes and methodologies that are both threat intelligence and hypothesis driven, after your recommendations. As our Cyber Threat Hunter, you will run threat hunts, ensure a feedback loop to detection engineering processes, be a part of our Cyber Security Incident Response (CSIRT) team including participation in exercises. You will work alongside our CSIRT and Cloud Security Engineers at both a global and local level that has a significant role in driving technology innovation in our Chief Technology Officer (CTO) area.
    In our Singapore office we have the Asia Operations team working on the front line of the business marking the start of our operations day. We aim to set the standard for operational excellence, serving the business needs through superior service delivered with  a high degree of integrity.
    Our mission is to ensure cyber resilience for the best global investment fund in the world. As a successful candidate, you will have a keen interest and broad understanding of cyber security, cloud technology and cyber threats. As a great communicator, you will use your skills to collaborate closely with business users, system managers and stakeholders such as senior management.
    The role will assume ownership for our Cyber Threat Hunting processes and structure, providing feedback to our global team. This is a hands-on role and will be integral in establishing and ensuring continuous improvement for our capabilities on Cyber Threat Hunting and act as a Subject Matter Expert for the organization.

    The role reports to the Head of Security Operations in Oslo. Some travel is required.

    In this role these are some of the tasks you will be working on: 
    •Establish and maintain a process for Cyber Threat Hunting, acting as a Subject Matter Expert
    •Perform proactive threat hunts using large datasets
    •Collaborate with our internal Threat Intelligence function and external partners
    •Participate in cybersecurity incident handling and purple team/tabletop exercises

    You may be subject to a compensated on-call duty during weekends and public holidays.

    What you need 
    The following experience is desired: 
    •3+ years’ experience with Cyber Security and incident response
    •Experience establishing and/or improving cyber threat hunting capabilities
    •Experience with data analysis techniques relevant for threat hunting, such as SQL or Jupyter Notebook
    •Scripting/programming skills (e.g., Python, PowerShell, Bash, or Go)
    •Practical experience with attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures
    •Experience with public cloud services, preferably AWS

    Who you are 
    We are looking for a candidate with some of the following qualifications: 
    •Curious and passionate about the Cyber Security domain
    •International mindset with an eagerness to learn
    •Willingness to challenge the status quo, we want you to be able to present ideas and are able to voice your own opinions
    •Strong sense of ownership and the ability to drive things forward
    •Highly self-driven with the ability to make critical decisions
    •Excellent collaboration and communication skills with a high level of proficiency in written and spoken English
    •Ambition to excel and high level of integrity

    What we offer
    Norges Bank Investment Management offers a rewarding, international fast-paced working environment, and the opportunity to play a role in safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations as part of one of the world’s largest funds. Norges Bank Investment Management has a performance culture that values the contribution of every individual and focuses on professional growth. 
    Our core values of excellence, innovation, integrity, and team spirit underpin our culture and how we operate across all our offices. We collaborate and share information within our organisation which consists of 37 nationalities. English as our common working language. Our organisation is grounded in trust, high ethical standards, a flat hierarchy, and diversity. We aim to increase the share of women to exceed or match the industry average across all functions.
    Norges Bank Investment Management is committed to ensuring Equal Opportunities for all employees. 

    Benefits include
    •Competitive Base Salary 
    •Gender – neutral leave, Maternity and Paternity Leave
    •Health Insurance including dental 
    •Income Protection 
    •Defined Pension contribution
    •25 days holiday 
    •Support to take necessary courses and certifications to keep up with the technology. 
     
    Contact details: Please specify in your cover letter why this position is would help you develop your career and why you want to work with technology and people.
    Applications should be sent to our search partners Teksystems Venetia Moss; email   [email protected] Allegis Group Singapore Pte LTD Company No 200909448N, License No 10C4544.  Registration Number R1653187
    Please note we cannot accept any applications made outside the recruitment system due to GDPR.

    Opening dates for applications 25th March  2021
    The deadline for the application is 30th April 2021

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    New preferred suppliers may be considered during the next public procurement process in 2022. If you are interested in providing recruitment services to us, you may forward your company information, including specialism, by email to [email protected]

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