Cyber Security & Network Engineer

Employer: Aker solutions
Job location
Fornebu, Norway
Job closing date

Do you want to solve tough challenges for the global energy industry?


The world's toughest job awaits. At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future. We are changemakers and problem solvers with more than 180 years of experience.

Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up 2/3 of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition? 

We are specialists in managing large projects from feasibility studies and conceptual engineering, through FEED and detailed engineering.Engineering is executing major projects across the globe in both oil and gas and renewables sector.  This includes Norway’s ground-breaking Brevik carbon capture project, as well as delivering engineering and design for Northern Lights, the world’s first CO₂ storage facility on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. Further, we are studying the design and delivery of hydrogen and ammonia projects.

As part of a strategic alliance, we are also working on a large digitalization project as part of the development of the NOA oil and gas field offshore Norway, whilst pioneering new digital solutions to make operations safer and more efficient.

Our Cyber Security and Network Engineering (CSNE) team in Fornebu is now looking for a Senior Cyber Security and Network Engineer who will work with industrial cyber security and network engineering, often for large infrastructure projects. 

What will you be doing?

  • Implementing strategies, specifications, and reports for cyber security and network engineering in industrial automation and control systems, in accordance with IEC 62443 or similar
  • Ensuring design in accordance with requirements and international standards
  • Conducting meetings with major international customers and suppliers
  • Coordinating and leading meetings and technical workshops with suppliers and customers to review network architectures and cyber security compliance
  • Reviewing and commenting on supplier topology drawings, functional specifications, and testing procedures
  • Establishing and documenting monitoring requirements with the client at equipment level
  • Participating in Factory Acceptance Testing, including reviews of configurations of network equipment such as switches, routers, and firewalls
  • Conducting meetings on lessons learned, sharing experiences, training others, and updating requirement specifications accordingly
  • Proposing and driving improvements in projects

We think you should have:

  • Bachelor`s or Master`s degree in automation, computer science, information security/technology, cybernetics, electrical engineering with industrial network experience or similar
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a relevant field
  • Experience with and ability to work effectively in multi-disciplinary matrix organizations, seeking answers/advice/support as needed
  • Experience with industrial automation systems, combined with knowledge of industrial networks
  • Experience with industrial networks, products, and protocols, including industrial protocols such as Modbus TCP, Profinet, IEC 61850, and OPC UA
  • Knowledge of the IEC 62443 framework for Cyber Security in Industrial Automation and Control Systems
  • Knowledge of risk assessments for Cyber Security

More reasons to work with us:

  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • Fantastic office building with onsite canteen([
  • Immediate proximity to public transport, restaurants and shopping
  • Free gym membership at state-of the art training facilities
  • Excellent health services provided by Aker Care


Interested? Contact us.

For more information about the position, please contact:

Lucyna Holubicka, Recruiter, NES Advantage Solutions, e-mail:

Erik Næss Andersen, Senior Manager Electrical, Instrument and Telecom at Aker Solutions:

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NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service.Senior Manager Electrical.

Diversity and Inclusion

Aker Solutions is empowered by its diverse workforce. We ensure a good working environment where equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion are considered vital to our success. We believe diversity creates value, attracts talent, and makes life more interesting. We therefore encourage and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds related to race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, and more.

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.