Singapore, SG

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Engineering

Cyber Security (Operation Technology) Engineer/Specialist

Job Title: Cyber Security (Operation Technology) Engineer/Specialist

About the Position: 

Cyber Security (Operation Technology) Engineer/Specialist: 

You will work with our product offerings in ship automation and navigation systems to ensure our solution meets customer demand. At various stages of the delivery process, you will be aligning requirements and product specifications, implementing, reporting and improving solutions while working closely with our engineering and architecture divisions. 


Your role will have the following accountabilities: 

  • Identify and track customer requirements and liaison with architects to find the optimal solution. 
  • Track and report on compliance with requirements 
  • Participate in implementation and maintenance of cyber security controls. 
  • Identify and solve potential and actual cyber security problems. 
  • Assess the current situation, evaluate trends, and anticipate security requirements. 
  • Maintain quality service by following organization standards. 
  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops. 

To be successful in this role, you should have: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent education or work experience 
  • Systematic and structured way of working and ability to demonstrate results. 
  • Ability to work independently on own tasks, while being a team player
  • Fluent in written and spoken English language. 
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of security technologies within IT/OT. 
  • Know your way around network technologies as well as operating systems. 
  • Experience with Operation Technology and Industrial Control Systems and Protocols. 
  • Knowledge or experience with IEC/IACS standards (IACS E22 + E26/27 and IEC-62443). Or detailed experience from multiple other security standards with an ability to quickly familiarise with forementioned standards. 
  • Experience working with requirements and ensuring solutions adhere to requirements. 

Several skills would be an added benefit and help you succeed. 

  • Project management experience. 
  • Experience working in customer/vendor relationships. 
  • Good understanding of the marine automation and navigation challenges. 
  • Some hands-on experience analysing network data, logs, vulnerability scans or other artifacts. 
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning solutions. 
  • Some experience with other security tools like AV, EDR, SIEM, Vulnerability management, User Management, IDS or other. 
  • A certification like CISSP or other certifications carrying weight within the IT/OT Security field. 

Please note that according to Wärtsilä policy, voluntary consent for a background check is required for candidates being considered for this position.



Why you and us
All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation.
Contact & next steps
Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 09/09/2023 by submitting your application through our careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application, you will receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 2-3 weeks after application deadline.


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to HyunJoo Kim, Talent Acquisition Specialist (hyunjoo.kim@wartsila.com) with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).