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Senior Engineer, Industrial Control Cybersecurity

Norwood, Massachusetts

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Overview

At FM Global, we work with many of the world’s largest organizations to help protect their commercial and industrial property against threats. Our field engineers specialize in a wide range of disciplines, including electrical, mechanical, chemical, civil and industrial engineering, as well as fire protection.

  • Full Time

    Full Time

  • Level: Mid

    Level: Mid

  • Travel: Yes

    Travel: Yes

Success Profile

What makes a successful Consultant Engineer at FM Global?
Check out the top traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Ensures Accountability
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving

Testimonial

I PLAY A PART IN BUILDING A BRIGHT FUTURE THAT CAN WEATHER ANY STORM.

Many times, the safety of entire communities is influenced by our work. On one project in Florida, I worked with a client to make sure a critical 911 communications facility would be operable during and after a Category 5 hurricane. Advising them on things like how to protect vital generator systems and helping them make costeffective design decisions, I had a hand in building something truly substantial. In the end, our client was happy to have a partner that understood and worked with them to meet their unique needs.

Gabriel — Engineering Specialist — Employee Since 2007

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Responsibilities

Job ID 2021-10521 Date posted 10/08/2021 Locations Norwood, Massachusetts

More information about this job:

Overview:

FM Approvals is an international leader in third-party testing and certification services. We test property loss prevention products and services—for use in commercial and industrial facilities—to verify they meet rigorous loss prevention standards of quality, technical integrity and performance. How? By employing a worldwide certification process that’s backed by scientific research and testing, and over a century of experience.

The FM APPROVED mark is recognized and respected worldwide. Our certification instills confidence and commands respect in your marketplace.


Responsibilities:

Do you like working with industrial control systems?

Excellent opportunity to test ICS systems in a lab environment and grow your ICS cybersecurity knowledge.

FM Approvals is an international leader in third-party testing and certification services. We test property loss prevention products and services—for use in commercial and industrial facilities—to verify they meet rigorous loss prevention standards of quality, technical integrity and performance. How? By employing a worldwide certification process that’s backed by scientific research and testing, and over a century of experience.

The FM APPROVED mark is recognized and respected worldwide. Our certification instills confidence and commands respect in your marketplace.

Responsibilities

You will serve as an industrial control cybersecurity subject matter expert in support of FM Approvals' certification program for systems, software and components that make up Industrial Control Systems.

The person in this position will be responsible for planning, conducting and directing testing and assessment of industrial control systems and components submitted for FM Approval as ‘cyber hardened’ and aligned with industry accepted security standards for ICS. They will work in FM Global’s Engineering and Research facility in Norwood, MA, with occasional travel to the state of the art facility in West Glocester, RI, USA.

Duties will include, but are not limited to, development of proposals, preparation of test plans, setting up test equipment, conducting and supervision of tests, project management, documentation of results, preparation of written reports, participation on cybersecurity technical committees and other complex tasks associated with third party certification.

The working environment includes both the office and laboratory. Overnight travel, to collaborate with customers, attend technical conferences, conduct audits and monitor tests at test facilities, is typically less than 20%.

Qualifications:

BS in Engineering or Science plus 4 years of experience in computer technology field.

Experience working with industrial automation and control systems (PLC, DCS, SCADA); systems integration and testing.

Experience in information security, vulnerability management and remediation techniques.

Experience performing technical product audit and/or software process audit desirable!

Knowledge of recognized ICS cybersecurity standards (i.e. ISA/IEC 62443) and how to apply them.

Detailed knowledge of IT systems, networking, and virtualization.

GICSP, CSSLP, CISA certifications desirable.

The successful candidate should have demonstrated project management skills, outstanding written and verbal communication skills.

Candidate must have the ability to read, write and speak English proficiently and the ability to understand and follow English instructions.

Candidate must possess outstanding relationship management skills including:

  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Superb communication skills (both orally and in writing).
  • Active listening skills to understand the points being made when someone else is speaking and giving full attention to the speaker.
  • Effective speaking skills to convey direction, information, and technical concepts.
  • Ability to work effectively as a strong and supportive member of a team.
  • Demonstrated skill in organizing work, setting priorities and planning.

We offer our employees a wide range of benefits including career long learning opportunities, tuition reimbursement, 401 (k), pension, flexible schedules, rich health and well-being programs, generous time off allowances, volunteer days and so much more!

FM Approvals is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce.

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