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Jacobs Head of Operational Technology Cybersecurity Engineering in Dublin, Ireland

Your Impact:

About the opportunity:

We are looking for a technical leader with vision and passion for operational technology (OT) cybersecurity engineering to join the EMEA People and Places Solutions team at Jacobs. You will be joining an entrepreneurial, proactive and enthusiastic team building OT cybersecurity solutions across sectors including energy, transportation, utilities and the built environment.

Working alongside other subject matter and engineering experts you will be the leading technical advocate for securing complex, real life facilities and international operations. You will be expected to lead diverse teams, nurture and mentor other consultants and engage with customers and clients in pre-sales and ongoing business development activities.

Reporting to the Director of Cybersecurity you will have scope to apply your leadership and management skills in a very technical but business driven environment making best use of a growing team. You will be expected to share knowledge and become the EMEA technical leader whilst retaining a significant commercial focus. This is a new and exciting opportunity for a passionate engineer that understands the detail of OT cybersecurity risk and how best to address it in complex environments.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Industrial engineering, control systems or operational technology background.

  • Ability to relate complex technical solutions to a business audience

  • Deep understanding of OT cybersecurity technical standards, regulations and methodologies

  • Experience of risk management and delivering complex OT cybersecurity projects

  • Creativity

  • Authentic

  • Curious

  • Adaptable

  • Strategic mindset

  • Cultivates innovation

  • Growth mindset

Ideally, you may also have experience with:

  • Adapting and applying new OT engineering approaches

  • OT cybersecurity incidents, policies, procedures and governance

  • Functional safety and safety engineering

Why Jacobs?

We clear the way for inventive thinking, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can.

Our Culture:

We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.