Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: 0
Location: Fornebu, Norway

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries. 
We have highly skilled, social, and creative people working in our Structural department. Wellbeing, communication, and hard work is important to us, and we work together as a team to deliver to our customers. 
To strengthen our team, Aker Solutions is looking for a Senior Cyber Security and Network Engineer who can help us succeed. 
What will you be doing?? 
Aker Solutions is a leading engineering company and the CSNE team is responsible for the engineering work in all phases of large projects. You will work together with competent colleagues in the Rosebank project to implement cyber security and network engineering, usually in the control systems of major industrial plants.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
  • Implementing strategies, specifications, and reports for cyber security and network engineering in industrial automation and control systems, in accordance with IEC 62443 or similar.
  • Ensuring design in accordance with requirements and international standards
  • Conducting meetings with major international customers and suppliers
  • Coordinating and leading meetings and technical workshops with suppliers and customers to review network architectures and cyber security compliance.
  • Reviewing and commenting on supplier topology drawings, functional specifications, and testing procedures
  • Establishing and documenting monitoring requirements with the client at equipment level
  • Participating in Factory Acceptance Testing, including reviews of configurations of network equipment such as switches, routers, and firewalls
  • Conducting meetings on lessons learned, sharing experiences, training others, and updating requirement specifications accordingly.
  • Proposing and driving improvements in projects

We think you should have some of the following: 

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in automation, computer science, information security/technology, cybernetics, electrical engineering with industrial network experience or similar
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a relevant field
  • Experience with and ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary matrix organizations, seeking answers/advice/support as needed.
  • Experience with industrial automation systems, combined with knowledge of industrial networks.
  • Experience with industrial networks, products, and protocols, including industrial protocols such as Modbus TCP, PROFINET, IEC 61850, and OPC UA
  • Knowledge of the IEC 62443 framework for Cyber Security in Industrial Automation and Control Systems
  • Knowledge of risk assessments for Cyber Security

2-year contract with options for extension.

Work location flexible in Norway. Start date open for discussion.

Please apply online to be considered for this position.

More reasons to work with us: 
  • Opportunity to grow your network and develop professionally by integrating yourself into highly competent teams within world-renowned organizations in the energy sector.
  • On-going support from our experienced recruitment and back-office support professionals 
  • Exclusive access to all Aker Solutions' project positions in Norway, with access to permanent positions when these are offered; we are the only company that has a frame agreement with Aker Solutions for project employments.
  • Fantastic office building with onsite canteen and training facilities 

For more information about the position, please contact:
Emily Zhang, Team Lead - Temporary Staffing Team NES Advantage, Email:

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions` global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services. As project employee you will be employed by NES Advantage Solutions AS, working for Aker Solutions.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.