Company: Petroplan
Skills: Security
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Up to US$140000 per annum bonus
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Security Operations Specialist
Senior level role reporting into the Information Security Officer
Permanent, Houston (remote until safe to go into the office)

This is a unique role offering a dynamic working environment and lots of variation. No day will be the same in this position.

This company have heavily invested in cybersecurity and have leading edge tools for automation.

Here are just some of the things you will be involved in:
  • Protecting critical systems from compromise by detecting and containing active threat actors.
  • Threat intelligence, threat simulation.
  • Taking a lead role in incident detection and response.
  • Ensuring security controls.
  • Developing new techniques for effective threat detection.
  • Purple team activities.
  • Design and delivery of security awareness training.

The Successful Candidate:

We are looking for an experienced information security professional with at least 6 years of security operations experience.
A strong understand of automation tools used in an enterprise cybersecurity environment.
Previous experience of security awareness training.
Someone who can work collaboratively with a creative and solution focused mindset.
A passion for cyber, working with both people and technology.

Petroplan Today - Our Vision & Mission

Our core aim now, and since 1976, has been, and is, to provide exceptional talent solutions to the energy industry. This means delivering the right solutions to our business partners
  • through specialist knowledge and tenacity,
  • By creating strong business partnerships with our clients, contractors, candidates and suppliers, so that we can really understand their needs and truly assist,
  • Through our dedicated expertise, focused only on the Energy sector
  • By staying at the centre of the worldwide community for all those, we do business with.

Bringing over 44 years' experience, providing experts and professionals into roles across the energy sector from Engineering, Exploration and Production, O&M projects to Corporate & Commercial, over 55 countries, 550 clients and 65 disciplines, our experience, specialist industry and technical knowledge makes our team true experts.

Remaining niche to the Oil and Gas and, latterly, Renewables sectors, we can provide in-depth workforce solutions, via delivery from our global sector teams focused on Oil and Gas, Technology, Renewable Energy, Commercial and Executive/C-suite. To this end, we believe we can offer the full breadth of bespoke solutions and services based on all our clients' needs.