Cybersecurity Consultant, Digital Grid Security and Industrial IoT

Job Description

Change the future with us.

We are looking for dedicated and talented people who tackle ever-changing challenges, customer needs, and questions from colleagues with clever concepts and creativity.  We embrace change and work with curious minds re-inventing the future of work.  Join us and let us focus together on what’s truly important: making lives better with new ideas and the latest technology around the world.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the worlds most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community. 
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.
Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018 and Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2019.

What will you do?

  • Your task will be to understand the cybersecurity capabilities of Siemens with respect to Digital Grid / Smart Grid and IIoT, to identify where capabilities are available that are needed to win customer projects in cybersecurity consulting, and if/where gaps exist.
  • You will support business units in developing bids and project proposals by ensuring that the cybersecurity requirements are understood and matched against the right capabilities and resources within Siemens, with the goal that no bid is lost due to lack of trust in Siemens’ capabilities to address cybersecurity requirements.
  • You will take responsibility to evolve response capabilities of business unit sales and proposal development teams to achieve higher quality and quicker turnaround times in responding to cybersecurity-related requirements.
  • You will work with product and service owners to identify if and how Siemens’ cybersecurity capabilities and portfolio can be evolved to address current and upcoming cybersecurity requirements of our customers. You will define and build such cybersecurity consulting offers as part of cross-divisional teams.
  • You will support business units in delivering cybersecurity consulting projects in the role of project manager and/or individual contributor. Projects will focus on assessment of security requirements and regulatory gaps, analysis of best and state-of-the-art solutions and features to address findings, as well as working with customers to advance their cybersecurity maturity.
What will you need to succeed?
  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Mathematics, or other relevant area
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience in cybersecurity consulting, preferably with a strong focus on Operations Technology (OT) and/or energy / digital grid
  • Hands-on experience in IT, IoT, and/or OT cybersecurity, e.g., in security monitoring & attack detection, incident response & forensics, security architecture, security analytics, protection methods, regulatory compliance (e.g., NERC CIP), etc.
  • Strong background in digital grid / smart grid, or energy systems (generation, transmission, and/or distribution)
  • Excellent up-to-date technical and hands-on knowledge/experience in current attack methods, handling of compromised systems, detection approaches, protection concepts (defense in depth, perimeter protection, host protection)
  • Proficiency in a scripting language like Python, PowerShell, LUA, or Bash - publicly available references a plus
  • Problem solver who sees a roadblock and figures out how to get around it with a strong hands-on and can-do attitude, and with high work ethics and sense of ownership for the delivered results
  • Strong communication skills in English and/or French a key requirement; proficiency in both languages preferred
  • Willingness to travel, up to 30% (domestic/international)
  • Strong people skills; must be able to work in diverse teams in the role of technical advisor, and push teams to success
  • Strong analytical skills; must be able to transform high level requirements into technical requirements, match existing solutions against them, and clearly show degree of coverage and remaining gaps

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability.  Siemens Canada is a technology leader providing comprehensive solutions for Smart Infrastructure, Gas & Power, and Digital Industries.  We make real what matters by setting the benchmark in the way we electrify, automate and digitalize the world around us.  Ingenuity drives us and what we create together in yours. 

Making a difference together we raised $565,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 50 non-profit organizations and planted 1,850 trees in our local communities.    Siemens Canada generates $2.2B in sales with 4,800 employees.   Join our team of approximately 377,000 talented professionals in more than 200 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together.  So, what are you waiting for?  Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job ID: 188263

Organization: Corporate Technology

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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