Cyber Security Engineer

yolk recruitment
14 May 2024
11 Jun 2024
Job Type
Cyber Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber Security Engineer – 60 – 70 per hour – ir35 TBD – 6 months (extensions highly likely) – Somerset – hybrid working – SC cleared – Sector: Energy

Yolk recruitment a recruiting for a Cyber Security Engineer to work with a world class engineering client in the energy sector.

This is an exciting opportunity that involves delivering cutting–edge OT cyber security solutions across sectors like industrial automation and control systems (IACS).

Due to the security nature of the project, the candidate must hold a live SC security clearance.


  • Oversee Cyber Security Management Systems (CSMS) aligned with ISA (phone number removed)–1 standard.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory standards such as NIS Regulations and industry guidelines.
  • Perform security assessments and gap analysis to enhance clients' security posture.
  • Develop and implement OT Security Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines.
  • Facilitate risk assessments and support clients in creating OT Security Charters and Target Operating Models.
  • Serve as the SME for regulatory compliance and liaise with UK competent authorities.
  • Design and evaluate operational technology security architectures.

Core Skills:

  • Must hold a live SC security clearance.
  • Experience in critical infrastructure and ICS.
  • Proficiency in CSMS, ISA/IEC 62443 standards, and regulatory compliance.
  • Experience in security evaluation, policy development, and risk assessment.
  • Ability to engage clients, lead teams, and manage multiple tasks efficiently.

Desirable Skills:

  • Recognized OT Security Certifications preferred.