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Vestas Factory

Cyber Security, Trainee 
PT, Porto | Student / Trainee / Apprentice | Full-Time 


Power Solutions > Design Centre Porto > Data Engineering & Analytics

Would you like to be a one of the key drivers in Vestas' Wind Power Plant Security initiatives?
Are you up-to-date with the latest tech - and security trends and can you detect the potential threats before they become real?
Do you get a kick out of designing and delivering modern, secure and maintainable IT solutions? And do you think you can create value for Vestas and our customers with your future solutions?

- Specify and develop security standard solutions and offerings to customers
- Participate in reviewing customer requirements, where IT/ICS security elements are key
- Participate in training and helping our organisation to keep up to date with market standards within the IT, ICS and security area
- Utilize processes, technology and people in your solutions
- Work with internal and external software and infrastructure developers to ensure that our system solutions are bulletproof
- Transform requirements from different stakeholders into generic solutions
- Keep yourself and the department up-to-date on relevant technology and practices
- Align with - and participate in development of technology roadmaps


- A relevant IT education at Bachelor level
- You can demonstrate experience or formal knowledge within Security for Industrial Control Systems


- You have a high level of drive and are able to challenge the existing norms while maintaining flow
- You have the ability to prioritize your efforts and you are driven by results and can get things done
- You will contribute to building a positive team spirit and treats others with respect
- You strive to foster collaboration toward a common vision and shared goals


Technology skills:
- Generic knowledge on IT/ICS security, risk management
- Knowledge about computer forensics analysis, ethical hacking, security testing etc
- Basic knowledge on security standards ex. ISO/IEC 27000-series, IEC 62443
- Knowledge about other security compliance frameworks, standards e.g. NERC CIP, NIST 800-53 is considered an advantage
- Basic Programming skills - understanding how to build secure software solutions
- Knowledge of infrastructure components, networking, hardware security solutions
- Knowledge of enterprise 1st and second level SCADA systems
- Basic knowledge about SQL and data warehouses


Language skills:
Fluent in English (Writing and oral)

Certifications (desired, not required):
- CISSP [(ISC)2]


What we offer
We offer you an exciting possibility to attain responsibility for the security solutions behind our products, which are business critical to both our customers and to Vestas.
You will have many interested and supportive parties across a large truly global organisation, which have been consolidated and streamlined over the past few years.
You will have excellent opportunities for cross disciplinary and personal development.
The work environment is result orientated, at a high professional level and with a strong technical commitment.


Additional information
Work location is in Porto, Portugal, 10-25 travel days a year can be expected.


About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with 97 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 
Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 83 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,400 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.