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Senior Cyber Security Engineer -Teesside
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Recruiter: BCT Resourcing
Listed on: 30th July
Location: Teesside
Salary/Rate: £50,000 - £50,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 2019-07-29
Reference: 1524131
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Senior ICS OT Cyber Security Engineer


Up to £50,000 per annum

40 hours a week, Monday - Friday.

This fast-growing Industrial Cyber Security Service Provider based in the North East of England is looking to recruit an experienced Industrial Automation & Control Systems (Operational Technology) Cyber Security Engineer into the team and hit the ground running.

Job Description:

- Design and secure operational technology networks across a range of industries.

- Solve complex digital and operational security problems facing Industrial Control Systems (ICS).

- 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.

- 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.

- Mentor younger members of the team regarding ICS OT cybersecurity, Infrastructure & Network Engineering.

- Must be prepared to travel.

Job Requirements:

- BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and 10 years of progressive, relevant experience.

- 10 years experience with cyber security technologies with at least 5 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, Petrochemical, Water, Oil and Gas, Energy.

- Strong technical writing skills.


- Securing systems running ICS-related communications protocols (e.g., MODBUS, OPC, DNP3, etc.).

- Securing cross-domain IT/OT communications and interfaces.

- Designing & configuring secure networks (Switching, Routing, Firewalls).

- Engineering security solutions for real-time and/or performance-sensitive systems.

- Creating Functional Design Specifications and Detailed Infrastructure, Network and Cyber Security Specifications.

- 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.

Must take and pass a drug test, background check as well as a motor vehicle records check.

To be considered for this role, please apply today.

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