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Shell Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist- New Orleans, LA in New Orleans, Louisiana


Job Title:

Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist- New Orleans, LA

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Job Description:

The Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist is a member of the Upstream Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Process Data Systems team and has the daily operational responsibility for ensuring the Industrial Cybersecurity Integrity of the Process Control Systems on assets in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM). This includes but is not limited to providing cybersecurity sustainability services, operational support, networking, and system integration design. The Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist is co-leader of a team of technicians who provide Industrial Control Systems (ICS) run and maintain sustainability services and Brown Field project support for assets in the GOM, is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) to asset management regarding questions on industrial cybersecurity, and is a driving force for implementing security measures and contributing to the managers’ and employees’ ability to fulfill their information security responsibilities.

  • Act as the primary focal point for all ICS Process Control Domain issues regarding systems, networking, and cybersecurity.

  • Identify current and future non-compliance items and develop plans to remediate to ensure cyberthreat risk management

  • Engage the site, project staff and contractors to drive embedding of local processes and procedures and awareness training required to meet the standards.

  • Ensure the criticality of the ICS is documented in the appropriate asset registers and other systems of record.

  • Establish and mature operational processes and supporting tools to ensure they are fit for purpose and ensure the implemented security controls perform as intended.

  • Plan and organize the information security related work within theICS environment.

  • Review new standards, processes, and tools from a technical and operational perspective and translate these into work instructions, guides, etc.

  • Continuously look for ways to improve our current Cybersecurity capabilities through technology or procedural changes at a pace that is sustainable in the organization.

  • Perform technical reviews of Asset Management of Change (MOC) proposals and execute implementation tasks.

  • Attend and participate in asset team meetings as needed to stay informed of current and planned projects.

  • Work with asset teams to support ongoing field improvement projects related to the ICS and determine resource requirements for these projects.

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Proc Automation,Control & Opt

Country of Work Location:

United States

Company Description:

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.

As a global energy company operating in a challenging world, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviors. We are judged by how we act and how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. Our Business Principles are based on these. They promote trust, openness, teamwork and professionalism, as well as pride in what we do and how we conduct business.

Building on our core values, we aspire to sustain a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels respected and valued, from our employees to our customers and partners. A diverse workforce and an inclusive work environment are vital to our success, leading to greater innovation and better energy solutions.


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, citizenship, genetic information or other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.

Work Location:

New Orleans


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer

  • Bachelor's degree holder in Engineering or industrial technical automation.

  • Minimum of 8+ years combined operating environment work experience in both IT and control and automation disciplines.

  • Experienced in process control network and infrastructure design, including network domain segregation concepts.

  • Experienced in the IT risk management methodology for server infrastructure and applications.

  • Experienced in the day-to-day run and maintain activities, including anti-virus software, system patching, back-up and restore asset inventory management and intrusion detection monitoring.

  • Familiar with security incident management, escalation and after-action review methodology.

  • Offsite and offshore travel to Deepwater Gulf Of Mexico assets required.

  • Must be able to pass HUET training and keep certification current.

  • Must be able to obtain and keep US TWIC certification current.

City, State (if applicable):

New Orleans, LA