Industrial Control Systems Security Consultant

Full Time
Portland, OR
Industry: Computer & Network Security
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FireEye is looking for a motivated and experienced Security Program Consultant with great customer service skills to help customers assess, design, and strengthen their systems security capability and help to continually improve our own program methodology. The successful candidate will possess strong consulting skills, be adept in leading multiple projects under tight deadlines, and possess in-depth domain expertise working with industrial control systems in a relevant industry such as Electric Power, Oil & Gas, Chemical, Transportation, Water/Wastewater, or Manufacturing.
  • Works with customers to implement cybersecurity activities appropriate for control systems environments, evolve control systems architectures to a more defensible posture, and improve the ability to resist, detect, respond to, and contain attacks
  • Interfaces with clients to address concerns, issues or escalations; track and drive to closure any issues that impact the service and its value to clients
  • Oversees and manages implementation improvements to FireEye’s business processes, methodologies, and client communication methods
  • Evaluates customer needs, coordinates designs for solutions, and clearly communicates solutions
  • Uses formal project management skills in planning, tracking, and reporting on project progress

  • Expertise on building industrial control systems security programs, including hands-on implementation and assessment of security controls
  • Expert level knowledge of tools and technologies used for industrial control systems and enterprise security
  • Proven ability and understanding of the components that comprise a successful industrial control systems security program
  • Familiarity with how to collect, analyze, and escalate security events; respond to computer security incidents, and/or collect, analyze, and disseminate cyber threat intelligence related to Operational Technology (OT) assets
  • Must have the ability to quickly master, simplify, and communicate the value proposition of complex subjects to clients
  • Experience with operational technologies such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) software, and Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
  • Fundamental understanding of IT and OT network communication protocols (For example: TCP/IP, UDP, DNP3, Modbus, IEC 61850, OPC, OPC UA, PROFINET, etc.)
  • Familiarity with the critical tools used in security event analysis, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, or other areas of security operations
  • Familiarity with cyber security operations, event monitoring, and SIEM tools
  • Familiarity with Unix and Windows operating systems and administrative tools
  • Understanding of security controls for common platforms and devices, including Windows, Unix, Linux, PLCs, controllers, and network equipment
Additional Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (or equivalent work experience)
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Minimum of three years in industrial control systems or Operational Technology (OT) 
  • Minimum of two years of cybersecurity experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license desired
  • Ability to travel up to 75%
Exceptional candidates in remote locations will also be considered
FireEye is an Equal Opportunity Employer:  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.  Click here to view the full EEO/AA statement.

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FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 3,100 customers across 67 countries, including over 200 of the Fortune 500.
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Company Industry: Computer & Network Security
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 1,001-5000