Cyber Security Specialist

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Would you like to be a one of the key drivers in Vestas' Wind Power Plant Security initiatives? Are you up-to-date with the latest tech - and security trends and can you detect the potential threats before they become real? Do you get a kick out of designing and delivering modern, secure and maintainable OT solutions? And do you think you can create value for Vestas and our customers with your future solutions? Cyber Security is part of Vestas Power Solutions designs and deliveries modern, secure and maintainable OT solutions. Aims to create value for Vestas and our customers with future solutions using latest technology and security trends in order to detect the potential threats before they become real.

  • You will provide architectural guidance for the team working on our products and solutions designed to coordinate the cybersecurity opportunities across a diverse suite of ICS components
  • Implementing, managing, monitoring and upgrading security measures for the protection of the OT devices in our Wind Power Plants
  • Map Cyber Security requirements to a Generic Cyber Security architecture, that is durable and reliable
  • Design future Cyber Security architecture for our solutions (lifecycle, end-2end)
  • Engage with our value chain representatives to ensure alignment on the architecture for all stages in the lifecycle, from production through commissioning to service operations
  • Provide an architecture with the agreed upon balance between security posture and usability
  • Ensure that the OT data and infrastructure is protected by enabling the appropriate security controls
  • Participate in the change management process
  • Engage in Cyber Security Incident handling when needed, with assistance from the team

  • Bachelor's / Master's in Computer Science / Information Technology / Similar engineering specialization
  • Good attention to detail with a pragmatical mindset and the ability to synthesize details to architecture
  • Requirements writing
  • Detailed knowledge of industry standards within this area, primarily IEC 62443, IEC 62351
  • Experience with Bash / PowerShell / other scripting languages/tools good to have
  • Great awareness of cybersecurity trends and hacking techniques good to have
  • Technical documentation (English)
  • Good communication skills and stakeholder management experience
  • Project/Feature execution
  • Change management
  • Fluent in English (writing and oral)

  • You should have a progressive and innovative work approach
  • Ability to work with no supervision as well as being part of a great team
  • Knowledge about computer forensics analysis, ethical hacking, security testing etc
  • Flexibility and proficiency to work in a growing, progressive, interdisciplinary team of experts
  • Leadership skills, Respecting Safety, Motivation, Collaboration, Accountability and Enthusiasm

What We Offer

We offer you an exciting possibility to attain responsibility for the network behind core products, which are business critical to both our customers and to Vestas. You will have many interested and inclusive parties across a large truly global organization, and you will have good opportunities for cross disciplinary work and personal development. The work environment is result oriented, at a high professional level and with a good technical commitment.

Additional Information

Your primary workplace will be in Chennai, India.

Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 30th July 2024.


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At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.
About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
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