Company: Core Group
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
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.

Authorized to work in: US

Cyber Analyst/Penetration Testing

We are seeking talented Cyber Security Analysts at mid-level and above. The focus of the roles will be for penetration testing to assess security for Operational Technology (OT) systems (ICS, SCADA, PLC, etc.), and/or Information Technology (IT) systems (network, cloud, infrastructure, web and mobile applications) and identify vulnerabilities using a variety of tools and standards, including NIST, CSF, ISA/IEC, and others. You will report results and recommendations to technical and business stakeholders and assist in remediation strategies to mitigate identified vulnerabilities.

Job Duties

  • Stays abreast of the latest IT or OT security vulnerabilities, threats, exploits, trends and intelligence
  • Performs vulnerability management, security configuration assessments, and/or penetration testing operations and manages the resulting findings for OT and IT networks for cybersecurity, risk management, and/or compliance purposes
  • Identify and diagnose operational issues and implement design alterations to address issues
  • Monitors internal and external networks, systems, and applications for security anomalies and events (e.g. suspicious behavior, attacks, and security breaches)
  • Resolves technical issues, analyze implications to the business, and communicate them to stakeholders within the business
  • Uses a wide array of tools and experience (e.g. forensics, networking, servers, coding, etc.) to determine a malicious actor's tactics, techniques and procedures.
  • Identifies and manages existing and emerging risks that originate from business processes and ensures such risks are mitigated


  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or commensurate work experience
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience in industrial or maritime cybersecurity
  • Advanced knowledge of security principles and cybersecurity technologies as well as industry-recognized certifications (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GICSP, CEH, CET, ITIL, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of cyber security engineering principles, multiple assessment methodologies and tools, and security implementation/validation
  • Good understanding of the capabilities and configuration of cybersecurity products, controls, standards and policies
  • Expertise with current and legacy computer network and telecommunication systems
  • Possession of Applicable industry certifications
  • Knowledge of common tools and products in the OT / ICS / SCADA cybersecurity industry

Candidates can be located along the Texas or Louisiana Gulf Coast.