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Senior Industrial Cyber Security Architect

Houston, TX
**Senior Industrial Cyber Security Architect**

Locations:Houston, Texas

Job Family: Customer Services


English (US)

**Job Description**

**Division:** Power Generation Services

**Business Unit:** Power and Gas

**Requisition Number:** 222190

**Primary Location:** United States-Texas-Houston

**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular

**Experience Level:** Senior level

**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree

**Travel Required:** 75%

**Division Description:**

Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide as well as for wind turbines. Siemens extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.

**Job Description:**

Senior Industrial Cyber Security Architect

Alpharetta, GA

Position Overview

The role of the cyber security solutions architect is to lead the implementation and delivery of Siemens cyber security products and services. This position requires intensive Operational Technology experience and specifically related to the Siemens Distributed Control Systems (DCS) for the power generation industry. The candidate will be a subject matter expert in the areas of IT/OT Security, NERC CIP regulations and requirements, DCS engineering, sales, and customer service. In addition to delivery and execution, the expert will be tasked with development and testing of various security features to meet customer or regulatory cybersecurity requirements. This position will report to the Head of Global Cyber Security Operations and will be primarily focused on projects in North America but will support global projects as necessary and provide global technical leadership on cyber implementation.


This role is responsible for the execution of cybersecurity products and services, providing continuous sales support, and ultimately supporting customers with maintaining compliance and cybersecurity. This role will also support sales and bids efforts on an as-needed basis. This position will provide technical leadership to regional cyber security teams on implementation strategy and execution concepts. This role will be engaged with cyber security solutions development and will provide technical leadership to regional execution teams on how to execute new and existing offerings.

Some of the key responsibilities include customer scope review, managing multiple projects with broad scopes, ambiguity, and high degrees of difficulty while expected to gather and interpret complex, qualitative and quantitative data, in addition to maintaining a working knowledge of cybersecurity principles and elements.

The candidate must have sufficient knowledge and abilities to:

Conduct Cyber Vulnerability Assessments

Conduct Penetration Tests

Conduct NERC CIP 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

The candidate is expected to continuously improve self as subject matter expert by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, attending conferences, maintaining personal networks, in addition to presenting for professional organizations.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

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 Siemens networking products.

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

Must have strong interpersonal and leadership skills

CISSP certification is preferred.

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

Must be able to demonstrating proficiency in a wide range of information IT security technologies, embedded security, and network platforms.

Must have good communication skills, must be an independent worker, and a team player.

Must have knowledge of the Siemens SPPA-T3000 Distributed Controls Systems and networking components.

Must have 5 + years of experience in IT/OT cybersecurity related to NERC CIP requirements and the industrys best security practice.

Travel Requirements:

50-75% travel required


**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

**EEO is the Law**

Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**

Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .


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