Vacancy Details

Senior ICS Cyber Security Engineer

Senior ICS Cyber Security Engineer

Doha, Qatar

This role involves:

- being a member of the ICS Security Enhancement Project (ICSSEP) management team as a focal point for engineering design of Cybersecurity infrastructure for Industrial Control Systems.

-Applying the best practices of Cybersecurity systems, in engineering and design and monitor engineering activities for the Project.

-Ensuring the engineering design of tie-in meets system safety, reliability, availability and in compliance with company policies and procedures.

-Ensuring that EPC contractor complies with all requirements of the EPC contract with respect to engineering, procurement, testing and commissioning.

-Reviewing and implementing all the Cyber security systems scope of work for the ICS.

-Reviewing all the system architects, EPC proposals, Method statements, JSA, procedures, etc., with the project Engineers and contracts team ensuring these conform to all applicable Project scope.

-Liaising with Project Engineering support team, ICS Security Engineering team and Asset Technical support team to obtain necessary approval of engineering documents and interface agreements.

Job Responsibilities

  • Approve Project Specifications and Design Basis documents that are prepared by Contractor for the Project.
  • Approve engineering documents developed by Contractor ensuring that the design meet Company specifications, International standards and OEM requirement.
  • Approve system architecture/design hardware, software, and licensing requirements of the project.
  • Approve engineering of Interfaces and Tie-ins to ensure the design and methodology ensures safe interfaces with no impact on operation of existing systems.
  • Ensure the progress and quality of engineering development by closely following up with the contractor and supporting him in providing engineering solutions.
  • Support the Contractor in obtaining existing documents from Company to develop the detailed engineering deliverables of the project.
  • Review of BOM - hardware, software and licenses.
  • Review of proposal documents from subcontractors / vendors to ensure the design and engineering meets Project specifications and requirement.
  • Provide engineering input and guidance for system software installation and configuration including third party network tie-in.
  • Review detailed project execution plan, method statements and other construction documents to ensure they meet the engineering design standards.
  • Attend Project meetings and Engineering meetings and actively participate on engineering related discussions.
  • Participate and Contribute in Design Reviews, Risk Assessments, and Constructability workshops to support the project efforts.
  • Review & Participate in system test plan and execute internal and customer testing (FAT) in on-site testing/SAT and commissioning activities as required.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical / Electronics / Instrumentation/Computer Science)
  • 10 or more years of experience on IT/OT Networked Systems.
  • 5 years' experience in Cybersecurity implementation including SIEM, Vulnerability management Tools, programming languages and applications like html, java, SQL,Security APIs and tools

Preferred skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Expert knowledge of Control System Cybersecurity Design & Maintenance, processes, tools used in:

  • Log Collection and Full Packet Capture
  • Common Data Repository for Security Analytics (Data Lake)
  • SOC/NOC Operations
  • SIEM and Cyber Security Use cases, Dashboards & Reports
  • Patch Management & Anti-virus definition updates
  • End-Point Security Management
  • Privilege ID/Access Management / Radius / DFA
  • Centralized Windows Group Policy Management
  • Network Performance Monitoring, Asset and Configuration Management
  • Backup & Data Archive Management
  • Centralized Firewall Policy Management & Monitoring
  • Network Time Synchronization
  • Firewalls & IDS/IPS
  • Active Directory Infrastructure
  • Switching Infrastructure
  • Data Storage Infrastructure
  • Server Farm Infrastructure - Physical & Virtual Servers

    • Understanding of malwares (viruses, worms, Trojans), intrusions, threats.
    • Experience in designing, constructing and integrating the software applications and networking systems
    • Knowledge & Experience on Servers, Switches, Firewalls, for IT/OT networks.

    Applying for the job

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    Prasanth Venugopal

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