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Cyber Security Expert

Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Job ID: 218676947

Contract Length: 9 months
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire
Job Reference: 13053

Job Description

Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for a Cyber Security Expert on a 9 month contract based in Stafford – 2 days per week in the office.

This role is inside IR35

With the increased demands in ITO and OTR cyber security work, a cyber security expert is required to work on specification and providing necessary support in accordance with company strategy and customer requirements.

As a Cyber Security Expert, you will technically report to the Engineering Cyber Security Leader. The successful candidate will be part of a highly motivated and dynamic team of engineers working on the development of renewables project worldwide. The development of such projects is technically challenging and involves a variety of engineering disciplines, contribution through teamwork and an innovative approach.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Expert:-

  • Adhere to the delivery & quality processes and guidelines.
  • Formal and informal Cyber Security engineering documentation to be created and maintained for all deliverables of the development lifecycle.
  • maintain Security Assurance Plan (SAP) for the project, be able to discuss it with relevant teams and with the Customer.
  • Contribute to Cyber security design and requirements.
  • Develop detailed test plan and procedures to verify the cyber security functions and features.
  • Assist with configuring the Cyber security devices (Switches, hubs, servers, Jump box, etc.)
  • Perform Cyber Security unit and integration testing.
  • Support IST testing.
  • Conduct and participate in Cyber Security engineering design reviews.

Requirements of the Cyber Security Expert:-

  • University Degree qualified in an engineering discipline ideally with Cyber Security Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or Computer and Electronics engineering.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in project security, preferably in an Operational Technology (OT) environment.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the Electrical Industry or in a similar role.
  • Experience in Industrial communication network and system security IEC 62443 standards.
  • Knowledge of NIST Cyber security framework.
  • Knowledge of NERC CIP standards.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Pro-activeness, sense of urgency, resistance to pressure, autonomy; ability to interact with multiple functions and teams worldwide.
  • Fluent English speaking and writing mandatory.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Cyber security certification is an advantage.

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