Job Opening for Control System Security Engineer | exida

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Job Opening for Control System Security Engineer

  July 02, 2012

Location: Anywhere in USA (preferably Mid-Atlantic or Gulf Coast)


Exida is seeking a highly-skilled, experienced individual to join our control system security services business. The primary duties of the candidate are:

  • Facilitate control system security risk assessments
  • Organize, lead and facilitate detailed system security vulnerability assessments
  • Assist in the development of ICS security policy and procedural documents
  • Manage and execute projects
  • Participate in control system security product testing and certification
  • Deliver existing training courses
  • Develop new training courses
  • Support the development of security assessment software tools
  • Support business development efforts
  • Present at technical conferences and symposiums
  • Participate in industry standards development
Up to 50% travel, globally, is expected.

Compensation consists of a base salary, profit sharing bonus and incentive pay based on total revenue generated within the region plus accomplishment of other key targets.


  • Engineering or computer science degree
  • Minimum of 10 years of industrial automation experience working in the field
  • Knowledge of industrial control system (SCADA, DCS, PLC, SIS, etc.) design and application
  • Knowledge of networking and industrial protocols
  • Knowledge server environments (Windows, UNIX) and common industrial applications (e.g. PI Servers)
  • Knowledge of IT Security principles and best practices – CISSP certification desired
  • Familiarity with IT Security appliances and applications (e.g. firewalls, IDS, SIEM, etc.)
  • Knowledge of functional safety principles and best practices – CFSE certification desired
  • Knowledge of industrial control system security principles and best practices
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (e.g. professional and friendly)
  • Must be a self-starter and require little oversight.

Please supply a resume with goals and future plans through the email link below.

Exida is a world leading knowledge company focused in functional safety serving the petro-chemical, chemical, power, nuclear and instrumentation manufacturing industries.

E-Mail Resume