Senior Cybersecurity Engineer
Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania
January 19, 2017
Job Description
Eaton is hiring for a Senior Cybersecurity Engineer based out of our office in Moon Township, PA.
The Senior Cybersecurity Engineer will be part of a global team of security experts in driving cybersecurity initiative in Eaton product solutions. He/she will be responsible for:
  • Collaborating with product teams to ensure that new products implement ‘secure by design’ approach
  • Performing vulnerability assessment and penetration testing on Eaton products using automated and manual techniques.
  • Working closely with multiple Eaton teams (security compliance, legal) and external teams (ICS-CERT) to identify, test and address vulnerabilities in Eaton products in a timely manner by providing recommendation to product teams and preparing analysis reports for management
  • Responding to queries and request for product security information and reports from both internal and external customers.
  • Providing product recommendations of security packages to product teams; reviewing vendor products and making recommendations as appropriate.
  • Providing technical trainings on security to product teams in Eaton.

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Security, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience working with vulnerability assessment and penetration tools like Kali Linux, Nessus, IBM AppScan, BurpSuite, IDAPro
  • 3+ years of hands on experience in the design and implementation of software/firmware systems
  • 3+ years of experience with security protocols (HTTPS, TLS, SSH, Kerberos, wireless security protocols)
  • 3+ years of experience with programming techniques involved in secure software development (e.g. safe protocol parsing, defensive programming etc.)
  • 2+ years of experience embedded systems protocols (IEC 61850, DNP3, Modbus, WirelessHART)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in all phases of Secure Development Lifecycle
  • Understanding of the unique security challenges in one or more of: Industrial Automation and Control Systems, Smart Grids, Intelligent Vehicles, Aerospace industry
  • Interest and experience in all aspects of computer and network security such as cryptography, access controls, hardware security
  • Experience designing security solutions for distributed systems
  • Industry certifications such as, CISSP, CSSLP, CCSK desirable
  • Experience using static and/or dynamic code analysis tool is desirable
  • Mobile applications penetration testing is a plus
Position Criteria:
  • Ability to influence and work with various technical leads in different organizations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to explain technical concepts.
  • Ability to foster collaboration across global development teams.
  • Strong problem solving and reasoning ability, exhibiting technical innovation and creative solutions.
  • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills.

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

A little about us:
Eaton is a global technology leader in power management solutions. We make power operate more efficiently, effectively, safely & sustainably.

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