Cibersecurity Specialist- (m/f)

Job Description

Are you an industrial controls systems specialist with system networking and administration experience?  If you understand the unique aspects of Operational Technology (OT) and are passionate that industrial control systems require cyber security solutions that are as important, but different, than traditional IT cyber security solutions, then read on – this job is for you.   

The role of the cyber security specialist is to lead the implementation and delivery of Siemens cyber security products and services. This position requires intensive Operational Technology experience in an industrial energy or utilities environment – think powerplants, turbine generators, compressors, boilers and energy distribution. You are a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the areas of IT/OT security; security regulations and requirements; and industrial control systems engineering, administration, and customer service. In addition to delivery and execution, you will be tasked with development and testing of various security features to meet customer or regulatory cybersecurity requirements. Reporting to the Head of Global Cyber Security Operations, you will be based in Portugal but will support global projects as necessary and provide global technical leadership on cyber implementation.



What will be your responsibilities?

-Conduct Cyber Vulnerability Assessments

-Conduct Penetration Tests

-Conduct regulatory audits

-Design and implement cyber security solutions for control systems

-Develop project documentation

-Successfully conduct onsite implementations of security solutions as needed

-Provide technical analysis and guidance on control systems security trends

-Prepare and conduct technical presentations

-Create technical reports and progress reports for projects


What do you need for this position?

- BS in Computer Science or equivalent degree such as Computer Information Systems is preferred.

-Must have a broad experience in computer and network systems, including IT/OT security, NERC CIP regulations, NIST requirements, SANS security practices, Cisco Firewalls and Routers, and industrial control system networking products.

- Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the capability to identify solutions to unusual and complex problems.

-CISSP certification is preferred.

-Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in a wide range of information technology security technologies, embedded security, and network platforms.

-Must have 3+ years of experience in IT/OT cybersecurity related to regulatory requirements and the industry’s best security practice.

 -Must have knowledge at least one major Distributed Controls System (DCS) and related networking components.

- Good communication skills, independent worker, and a team player.

- Availability to travel (50%-75%);

- English Fluent.

If you have the required skills, send us your resume in English



Organization: Gas and Power

Company: Siemens Gas and Power Unipessoal Lda, Amadora

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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