APC is seeking a Smart Grid Security Analyst for a position in St. Petersburg, FL.
This position will be responsible for consulting, guidance, research, assistance, expertise, risk management and testing architecture, designs, components, and configurations serving the client's Smart Grid projects.
Assist and support the design, development, and implementation highly complex architectures, frameworks and infrastructures that integrate with current enterprise standards and architectures.
Assist architects and operations technology staff in the evaluation, risk analysis, design and architecture of Smart Grid technologies and corresponding security controls.
Coordinates and executes security tasks; conducts information protection assessment, penetration testing, component testing, security audits and manages remediation plans including recommend architecture, design and requirement updates; conducts security research in keeping abreast of latest Smart Grid and control system security issues and provides education and mentoring to other team members on these issues; evaluates and designs cyber security solutions in collaboration with other architects, prepares documentation, test scripts, interoperability standards gap analysis and remediation; actively participates in security community, such as NIST, ASAP-SG, and UCA Open SG, etc. to maintain current on developing standards and policies.
Collaborate with application development and infrastructure teams to leverage new technologies, vendor architectures, standards and processes that meet the needs of the business safely and securely.
Participate in technical aspects of projects within a team which requires strong IT and/or Telecom planning and prioritization skills necessary to assure adequate cyber security from design through implementation oversight.
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university or equivalent experience.
More than 5 years experience as a Cyber Security Analyst, White Hat Security Researcher/Tester
Ability to develop security test case scripts, execute tests and document results
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) is preferred.
Electric Industry experience is preferred
Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills including integrating many different technologies and applications
Demonstrated experience in collaboration on large complex projects.
Excellent communication (oral, written, presentation), interpersonal and consultative skills is required.
Familiar with strategies and reference frameworks for cyber security, especially those for Smart Grid technologies.
Familiarity with the following: Silver Spring Networks, Utility IQ (UIQ), General Electric electric meters, Landis and Gyr electric meters, Smart meter, AMI Meter, Meter Data Management System (MDMS), Operational Data Store (ODS), Load Management System (LMS), Field Service Unit, mesh network, mesh access point, Relay, Demand Response, Borland CaliberRM & Hewlett Packard Quality Center (HPQC).
Exceptional communication/facilitation skills to a variety of audiences including peer architects, application developers and upper management.
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