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Cyber Security Engineer

  • Location:

    Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Samantha Hayward

  • Contact email:

    shayward@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

  • Job ref:

    V-126303

  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-25

  • Startdate:

    2021-08-25

Role: Cyber Security Engineer
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: Neg DOE + Benefits
Type: Permanent
 
 
Premier Group have a fantastic opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer to join a leading organisation based in Staffordshire.
 
Due to increased workload – our client is looking to recruit an experienced Cyber Security Engineer into the team and hit the ground running to work on live and upcoming projects. With a focus on operational technology and digital transformation, our client has been a leader in advanced system integration for decades; optimising efficiency & delivering performance on a massive scale
 
Cyber Security Engineer - Main Activities
  • Design and secure operational technology networks across a range of industries.
  • Solve complex digital and operational security problems facing Industrial Control Systems (ICS) used within the nation’s critical infrastructure cyber-landscape.
  • Assess the robustness of cybersecurity architectures, technologies, and procedures being implemented within customer facilities.
  • Design comprehensive technical solutions that meet client requirements and implement the appropriate tools, technologies & processes to mitigate critical security risks (e.g., system and mobile antivirus software, encryption modules, patch management programs, insider threat protection, incident response plans, forensic capabilities, and regulation compliance).
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and administrative audits on client computer systems and network devices considering the sensitivity of Operational Technology testing.
  • Lead collaboration efforts with other cybersecurity experts on team to develop well-constructed approaches to ICS risk management, mitigation, and monitoring strategies.
  • Mentor younger members of the team regarding ICS OT cybersecurity, Infrastructure & Network Engineering.
 
Cyber Security Engineer - Essential Requirements:
  • BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and 5+ years of progressive, relevant experience.
  • 5+ years’ experience with cyber security technologies with at least 2 years serving critical infrastructure/industrial control systems (ICS) to include SCADA HCI systems, PLCs, RTUs, etc.).
  • Ability to apply skills across a broad range of domains to include Chemical, Water, Oil and Gas, Energy.
  • Experience with securing systems running ICS-related communications protocols (e.g., MODBUS, OPC, DNP3, etc.).
  • Experience securing cross-domain IT/OT communications and interfaces.
  • Experience designing & configuring secure networks (Switching, Routing, Firewalls).
  • Experience engineering security solutions for real-time and/or performance-sensitive systems.
  • Experience creating Functional Design Specifications and Detailed Infrastructure, Network and Cyber Security Specifications.
  • Experience completing system assessments and security audits based on technical security frameworks such as NIST 800-53/800-82, ISO 27001, IEC 62433, HSE OG-86, NIS-D etc.
  • Experience and good understanding of the client’s capability, markets, and service offering.
  • Able to demonstrate stakeholder management and the ability to develop effective relationships at all levels.
  • The ability to gain and maintain SC clearance.
 
Cyber Security Engineer - Desirable Requirements:
  • Comfortable at operating in an engineering and non-engineering environment, meeting specific accountabilities.
  • Customer retention/satisfaction.
  • Knowledge and use of Lean techniques
 

If you are an experienced Cyber Security Engineer looking for a new and exciting role then please get in touch with Sam Hayward at Premier Group (Birmingham office)
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