Job description Posted 10 July 2019

Senior Security Engineer: (Firewalls, Infrastructure, Automation)

Key Deliverables of the Role:

  • Work with Manufacturing Sites, Engineering and IT teams to analyse existing OT Firewall rules and then (where required) define, implement and test new OT Firewall rules to make these networks more secure
  • Assess and approve new OT Firewall rule changes requested by other parts of the business, to ensure these are appropriate and secure
  • Analyse, define and implement new structures for existing OT Firewall VLAN’s to ensure they align to defined internal segmentation principles
  • Develop & implement reference architectures for standard services and applications within the OT environment

Skills & Experience we are looking for:

  • Automation / Controls Engineer experience
  • Have completed specialist training in OT Cyber Security (eg SANS ICS410)

In depth expert knowledge of diverse range of Manufacturing Automation / Operational Technology (OT) systems, with specific knowledge of:

  • Control systems from a wide range of vendors (PLC, DCS, SCADA)
  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (Data historians, EBR, OEE, SAP)
  • ISA Standards (ISA 99/IEC62443, S95, S88)
  • Communication networks and protocols (Serial, Profibus, Ethernet)

Broad general knowledge on IT applications and infrastructure with specific knowledge on several of the following:

  • IT Networks (switches, routing, firewalls)
  • Firewall rules, logging, monitoring, IDS/IPS & troubleshooting (Checkpoint & Palo Alto)
  • Enabling services (e.g NTP, SMTP, patching, AntiVirus)
  • System integration technologies (OPC, XML, middleware)
  • Server infrastructure (VMWare ESXi, storage)
  • Must have experience working in an automation engineer background

Additional information about the process

All profiles will be reviewed against the required skills and experience. Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants in the first instance. We thank you for your interest and the time taken to apply!

Role can be based at any GSK site, but must link to GSK House every few weeks.

2 stage interview process - Telephone screening then Face to Face interview after shortlisting