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SCADA Cyber Security Specialist

Requisition ID:  24022

Mexico City, Ciudad de Mexico, MX Parnamirim, RN, BR Noviciado, RM - Santiago, CL São Paulo, São Paulo, BR Buenos Aires, CABA, L, AR

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

SCADA is part of the Regional Operations Engineering area and providesl technology in monitoring, control and data acquisition systems for the wind technology which covers and provides any SCADA related support to Sales, Construction and Service Departments.


SCADA is responsible for overviewing, implementing and coordinating SCADA systems.

The department collaborates with internal stakeholders and Vestas clients.



  • As a Cyber Security Specialist (f/m) you will be responsible for implementing and maintaining secure power plants concepts and local options, based on Vestas's standards and customer specific requirements. You ensure knowledge transfer as well as all kind of solutions around our Cyber security products to resolve issues/projects with moderate complexity. Your geographical scope is Southern Europe and Latin America.
  • Your primary tasks will be:
  • Be the regional anchor for the global Vestas Cyber security program
  • Support Field support Engineering of power plant to clarify / meet the site-specific requirements and support WTG sales, after sales and existing contracts
  • Assemble regional requirements for Cyber security
  • Give input for global roadmap and implement new solutions
  • Technical documentation
  • Support out in responding to questions on compliance, compliance assessments etc.
  • Remote commissioning and support
  • Audit existing cybersecurity fitness and train field operations in good cybersecurity practices
  • Development and Engineering involvement in improvement projects to increase Security and provide a better service to our customer



  • Bachelor's or Master´s degree in Science or Engineering, electronics or Software Engineering
  • Minimum of five years of experience within Cyber security, in operational technology or specifically in the energy sector
  • Insight into Cyber security frameworks Such as NERC-CIP, CSC-20, NIST, AESCSF, IEC62443 or similar
  • Overall, a minimum of 10 years of engineering experience within PLC programming, Automation or with SCADA systems as



  • Industrial electricity and electronics knowledge
  • Motivated by finding solutions to meet customer needs inside existing design constraints
  • Good communication skills in English, both in speech and writing.
  • Ability to coordinate groups to build acceptable solutions.


What We Offer

You will join a wide well-experienced team directly in contact with the global technology in Wind Power Control and data analysis systems, with a detailed training program

You will apply your knowledge in a leader renewable in a good work condition

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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