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Cybersecurity Architect

Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Job Description

Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. The company is a global technology leader in electrical products, systems and services for power quality, distribution and control, power transmission, lighting and wiring products; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulic and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. Eaton has approximately 100,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries.
Eaton has an opening for a Cybersecurity Architect. This position will be located in Pittsburgh, PA.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
The Cybersecurity Architect will be the lead subject matter expert in driving security initiative in Eaton product solutions. The architect will be responsible for:
  • You will be responsible for defining cybersecurity requirements, architecting and designing server and cloud based products and systems related to industrial control systems
  • You will identify and drive partnerships that can address current challenges and industry positioning
  • You will execute complex projects, tasks, and assignments with minimal or strong management direction, depending on project requirements
  • You will create, maintain and communicate the cybersecurity controls and architectures and ensuring that various technical leads understand the critical aspects of cybersecurity in their software, firmware and hardware design and implementation.
  • You will perform research on new cybersecurity technologies and tools offered in the market place
  • You will function as an internal cybersecurity consultant to various divisions across Eaton
  • You will develop and execute initiatives designed to increase the domain expertise and solution efficiency of the Cybersecurity to Engineering group as a whole.
  • You will work with marketing, engineering, operations, and communications teams to productize and optimize delivery of security features and services, , executing go-to-market strategy
This position will work with the Product Cybersecurity Working Group to ensure close coordination and compatibility of efforts to drive security strategies in Eaton.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Computer Security, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in secure product development lifecycle including threat modeling, framing security policies, designing protection mechanisms and vulnerability assessment & penetration testing
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in cloud architecture and design
  • Must be legally authorized to work in US without sponsorship
Position Criteria:
  • Ability to manage diverse areas and large, complex projects.
  • Ability to influence and work with various technical leads in different organizations.
  • Ability to respond quickly and effectively to changing priorities.
  • Ability to interface directly with executives and other senior leaders of different business units.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to explain technical concepts and present to BU leaders.
  • Ability to foster collaboration across global development teams.
  • Abreast of upcoming security development engineering tools, trends, and methodologies.
  • Strong problem solving and reasoning ability, exhibiting technical innovation and creative solutions.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s in Computer Science, Computer Security, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Significant experience in applications security, network security and systems security
  • Interest and experience in all aspects of computer and network security. From requirements gathering, designing, development, testing, user experience to operations.
  • Experience designing security solutions for distributed systems.
  • Understanding of security software solutions (IPS, Firewall, application firewalls, device security, encryption, etc.)
  • Experience architecting and a track record of building progressively more sophisticated secure software
  • Experience in cloud security desirable.
  • Industry certifications such as, CEH, GICSP, GCCC, GSEC,CISSP desirable

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: Electrical Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 060546