Cyber Security Engineer (m/f/d) | Fucino, Italy

Permanent employee, Full-time · Fucino

Tasks and Responsibilities:
The Cyber Security Engineer will be responsible for the management and application of security measures to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability of Galileo Operated Infrastructures according to applicable security requirements and risk analysis.
This includes in particular:
Definition, maintenance and execution of Cyber Security Processes and Procedures to support Security Vulnerability and Patch Management processes
Contribution to Vulnerabilities Impact Assessment
Contribution to the definition of Security Monitoring Procedures
Contribution to the definition of Security Awareness Programs for Operators
Provision of expert advice in the analysis of security events and incidents
Management and control of the implementation of Functions and Technical Interfaces in compliance to the Cyber Security Requirements
Operational interface to Customer Security Teams and Bodies for Cyber Security activities
Support of the Security Accreditation Processes as a consequence of the above activities
The Cyber Security Engineer will work as part of an integrated team of security specialists. The working position is in GCC-I, Fucino, Italy.

Required Qualification and Experience:
The job requires in-depth knowledge of methodologies and supporting technologies involved in the cyber-protection of critical IT infrastructures, including for instance:
System and Network administration
Security Hardening techniques (policies definition, policies implementation, assessment)
Vulnerabilities handling
Security Monitoring systems and tools

The job requires also:
University degree in a relevant field (e.g. Telecommunications, Electronics, Informatics, Engineering or Physics) and/or appropriate high school degree
​Relevant work experience
Fluent written and spoken English; knowledge of Italian would be a plus
Strong attitude to team work, also leveraging resources not directly dependent on him/her
Experience in similar activities is required, better if acquired in Space or Defence programs, or in highly security-sensitive commercial sectors (e.g. Finance). Experience in the Galileo program will be a preferential factor.

Work location:
GCC-I (Fucino, Italy)
Frequent travels to Spaceopal headquarters (Munich, Germany), to the GCC-D (Oberpfaffenhofen, Munich area, Germany) to GSC (Madrid, Spain) and to GSA (Prague, Czech Republic) are expected. Also missions to other locations in Europe may be requested.
The position is full time.

About us
Spaceopal is the prime service operations contractor for the European Galileo Satellite Navigation System and manages all Galileo Service Operations. The awarded European Commission (EC) contract to Spaceopal is more than just its satellites in space. Galileo Service Operations will provide high-quality positioning, navigation and timing services to users across the whole world as a civil-controlled service with guaranteed continuity of coverage.

Do you want to get involved with us? Do you want to be a part of our interdisciplinary international teams — be part of the Galileo Family? Does your specialist area match our subjects?

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