Position: OT Security Manager
Salary: GBP52000 - GBP79000 per annum + car/cash allowance + annual bonus
Ref: 522685_1574700119
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 25/11/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Glasgow, Perth and West Yorkshire

Salary: £52,000 - £79,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

About the Department

SSE Renewables is the UK and Irelands leading renewable energy company. Our aim is to be the largest and most efficient developer of onshore and offshore wind in the UK and Ireland. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets in GB, Ireland and internationally. In order to contribute to a low carbon future, we have committed to treble our current Renewables output by 2030.

What is the Role

SSE Renewables is an Operator of Essential Services under the Network and Information Security

(NIS) Regulations. Cyber threats pose a serious and evolving challenge to the energy system and a successful cyber-attack could have a serious impact on energy supply, adversely impacting national security, public safety and the UK economy. It is vital that SSE Renewables manage the risks to their business.

The OT Security Manager is the Renewables Business Lead for OT Security and is responsible for representing Renewables on the OT Security Group and ensuring compliance with corporate governance whilst ensuring that we can use our data to release value.

As OT Security Manager, you will deliver a programme of training and awareness of cyber security and will be accountable for OT network monitoring and all firewall rules

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, you will have extensive experience in IT, Risk Management or Information Security with management experience and demonstrable, game-changing accomplishments in the Information Security area.

A good understanding of the relevant security technology commercial market, the industry eco-system, and product lifecycle is required, and you will have prior responsibility for OT Security within an Operator of Essential Services.

Strong analytical skills and good business process knowledge complemented with understanding of organisational dynamics and behaviours is required to succeed.

The ability to communicate at all levels and within the user community as well as with technology staff, specifically, the ability to translate "technical jargon" into common business language is a must; so incumbent must have a proven experience communicating with, and influencing senior business and technology leaders

You will have in-depth knowledge of the Network and Information Security (NIS) Regulations is essential and you will preferably be GICSP, CSSA qualified or similar.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Internal candidates, please notify your line manager before you submit your application.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if its not safe, we don't do it.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Closing date for applications is: 09/12/2019

Job Benefits:

car/cash allowance + annual bonus