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Operational Technology / Internet of Things (Senior) Manager

Location:  Zurich
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  25-Jan-2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1179262

At EY, you will have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we are counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.





The opportunity


Do you have security experience in the fields of Manufacturing/Industrial Control Systems (ICS), Operational Technology, or Internet of Things? If you are looking to make a meaningful client impact, in a role that highlights your understanding of the technical as well as the organizational change aspects of these technologies, this is the role to consider!

As an OT/IoT (Senior) Manager, you will gain key insights into how EY supports our clients to further OT/IoT capabilities across cybersecurity. We are looking for savvy technologists and subject matter experts who are eager to problem solve and bring innovative OT/IoT solutions to our clients to secure their manufacturing and supply chain. Each project at EY will bring new client exposures, encouraging continuous out-of-box thinking and new approaches for the OT/IoT challenges of tomorrow. As a leader for OT/IoT you will be looked at to share your OT/IoT subject matter expertise with the next generation of cybersecurity professionals.


Your key responsibilities


  • Lead projects in the design, implementation, and/or enhancement of ICS security management and control frameworks, including underlying processes, templates, and tools
  • Lead ICS, OT, and IoT security projects and provide topic subject matter expertise
  • Support organizations to improve their Manufacturing IT/ICS processes
  • Lead assessments of the client’s existing ISC, OT, and/or IoT capability in order to identify areas for improvement and gaps against industry benchmarks, regulations, and leading practices
  • Lead engagement teams and share subject matter experience with early career professionals


Skills and attributes for success
To qualify for the role you must have


  • You have extensive experience working within OT/IoT/ICS
  • Knowledge and experience (designing, commissioning or maintaining) ICS systems:  SCADA, EMS, DCS or PLC. Experience in supporting or troubleshooting industrial protocols such as OPC, Modbus TCP, HART etc.
  • Knowledge of any security standard e.g.:  IEC 62443/ISA 99, NIST SP 800-82, NERC CIP.
  • Fluency in English is mandatory, while German and French would be considered a plus.
  • A passion for advising and collaborating with clients to solve complex problems and a willingness to learn new topics.


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • Highly advantageous would be if you are bringing industry certifications with you like CISSP, CISA, CISM, IMPA, AWS or Azure.


What we offer


  • International multi-cultural team of highly motivated professionals
  • Constant personal development with a steep learning curve – a system of trainings, mentoring, counselling and on-the-job learning
  • Modern working environment and equipment, fostering mobile working flexibility
  • Transparent performance-based recognition and progression system
  • Acquire a fully accredited corporate MBA (EY Tech MBA) from Hult International Business School, whilst working with EY, completely free*


* exception of EY contractors, interns and alumni.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible. Make the next step and apply for this position (ID: 1179262) online. For further information please contact our recruitment team ( / +41 58 286 33 66).


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