NES Fircroft

Cyber Security Technical Lead

Job Overview

Job Description

Cyber Security Technical Lead – 28 x 28 Rotation – Iraq – 12 Months Contract

Flights, accommodation, food, healthcare, visas will all be paid for you

The Cyber Security Technical Lead is a digital security & IT operational risk subject matter expert. The role will encompass all aspects of cyber security & ITC operational risk as defined by the ITC Digital Design & Security Manger on behalf of the JV.  They will be responsible for the delivery & support of digital security services, working with resources across the site to deliver initiatives to agreed costs & timescales, while maintaining quality & ensuring compliance with relevant governance, regulations, standards & policies.

The role requires an individual who can work in a fast-changing environment, implementing solutions & providing high levels support across the business.

Cyber Security Technical Lead Key accountabilities

Within the ITC team & the business:

  • Develop & maintain relationships & build trust across stakeholders in ITC & the business, supporting the leadership team in meeting the security requirements of the JV.
  • Define, & gain approval to, the cyber security strategy for the site & create the development & communications roadmap to deliver this.
  • Develop & implement security guidelines & standard operating processes.
  • Ensure that the requirements for the ITC & security risk assurance framework are met for projects, assets & suppliers.
  • Manage the digital security relationship with third-party suppliers & ensure that the site is protected against supplier digital security breaches.
  • Take the lead in incident management & resolution & ensure that lessons learned during incident reviews are properly implemented. .
  • Participate in business risk governance & coordinate risk remediation & reporting.
  • Implement appropriate & regular reporting on digital security behavioural performance across the site.
  • Provide guidance & focus for the site cyber ambassadors
  • Drive the right security behaviours & awareness across all Staff, through training, learning events & local campaigns.
  • Manage findings from assurance activities & ensure that planned remediations are successfully put in place.
  • Provide cyber security & risk advice & guidance as required.
  • Share knowledge of current cyber issues, vulnerabilities & exploits through research, technical reports & briefs.
  • Manage a team of technically skilled SOC Analysts & Security Engineers

Cyber Security Technical Lead Essential

Cyber Security Technical Lead should have a good track record in applying information security & ITC operational risk knowledge & processes to real-world business problems in a complex, multi-cultural organisation. This could be based either on a strong background in security methods or IT operational risk or on an intimate working knowledge of a relevant part of the oil & gas business.

Business Risk Management. Able to apply risk management practices to ensure that cyber security & ITC operational risks are identified & properly managed.

Cyber Security Technical Lead Accreditation

An external accreditation recognised by the Information Security Profession (e.g. CISM, CISSP, CEH, CRISC) is highly desirable; in any event achievement of such an accreditation within 12 months of taking up the role would be expected. Additional accreditations relevant to Azure –   Azure Fundaments (AZ-900), Azure Security (SC-200, SC-300, SC-400, AZ-500)

Cyber Security Technical Lead Skills & Behaviours

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Experience & in-depth knowledge of incident management including facilitating incident response activities.
  • SIEM Technologies – Splunk ES, LogRhythm, MS Sentinel
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills & able to work with staff at all levels in an organisation
  • Extensive Knowledge & experience of securing end point, host & network systems
  • Previous experience in Oil & Gas sector is a plus.

With over 90 years’ combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world’s leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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