Company: Petroplan Houston
Skills: Instrument & Controls Engineer
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Our client is a top 10 leader in industrial automation with both a global and local presence. They provide solutions to a wide range of industries including, oil, gas, chemicals, pharmaceutical, and food/beverage.

With a network of 100+ companies across 61 countries, this client strives to drastically improve productivity and lead the industry in providing cutting edge technology.

The role: Currently, our client is seeking an Industrial Network Security Engineer. The perfect candidate will have a background in providing security consulting for clients' critical infrastructure across the energy sector. It is also necessary to have a variety of control systems product knowledge from various major vendors.


  • Type-direct hire
  • Travel-up to 40%
  • Location-Houston, TX (must be local or willing to relocate)


  • BS in Engineering or related discipline
  • Knowledge of Network and Security Standards like IEC-62443, NIST, etc.
  • 5+ years of experience leading or supporting industrial security projects
  • Ability to design, configure, and troubleshoot industrial networks
  • Experience working with a variety of industrial control systems
  • Direct work experience with an automation vendor a strong plus

If interested, please get in touch today!

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

Please visit us at for further information on our services and current vacancies.