Cyber ​​Security Specialist


  • Implement and manage cyber security measures to safeguard the information systems and data of the oil and gas company.
  • Conduct regular security assessments, vulnerability scans, and penetration testing to identify and address potential risks.
  • Monitor network traffic, system logs, and security alerts to detect and respond to security breaches and threats.
  • Develop and maintain security policies, procedures, and guidelines in alignment with industry standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement and maintain security solutions, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and encryption tools.
  • Stay updated on emerging cyber security threats, attack vectors, and mitigation strategies.
  • Investigate security incidents, analyze root causes, and implement corrective actions.
  • Provide training and awareness programs to educate employees on cyber security best practices.
  • Prepare and present cyber security reports, metrics, and recommendations to management.
  • Develop and implement disaster recovery and incident response plans.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, laws, and industry standards.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field. Cyber security certifications (CISSP, CISM, etc.) are preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in cyber security, preferably in the oil and gas industry.
  • Strong understanding of cyber security principles, best practices, and technologies.
  • Proficiency in network security, vulnerability assessment, and risk management.
  • Knowledge of security frameworks and standards (ISO 27001, NIST, etc.).
  • Experience with security tools and technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems, SIEM solutions, etc.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze complex security incidents.
  • Effective communication skills for collaborating with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to stay current with evolving cyber threats and security trends.
  • Ethical conduct, integrity, and confidentiality in handling sensitive information.
  • Experience with security audits, compliance, and regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge of the oil and gas industry’s IT infrastructure and cyber security challenges is a plus.