Epco, Inc. Specialist, Senior SCADA Cyber Security in Houston, Texas

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnerships and a leading North American provider of energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, natural gas liquids, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Enterprise Products is ranked 104th on the FORTUNE 500 and has approximately 6,900 employees. Enterprise’s large, integrated portfolio of operationally and geographically diverse assets, highlighted by its approximately 49,000-mile pipeline network, serves as the foundation for organic growth opportunities. The partnership’s service offerings include pipeline transportation and gathering, natural gas processing, storage, fractionation, terminalling, import/export capabilities and marketing. Enterprise also has a marine transportation business that operates primarily on the United States inland and Intracoastal Waterway systems. Additionally, energy professionals are discovering rewarding opportunities with Enterprise Products by putting their skills to work in exciting new growth areas, developing markets and pursuing innovative solutions for meeting the needs of customers and promote energy security for the country.

Tap into the professional possibilities of the largest publicly traded energy partnership that features one of the most diversified cash flow streams in the midstream segment of the energy industry. With dynamic career opportunities and a creative and supportive environment, our unique midstream energy organization offers the chance to share and be recognized for your ideas. Join our team and increase your opportunities for success.

The Senior SCADA Cyber Security Specialist monitors and supports cyber security tools for a 24 x 7 real-time SCADA system. The SCADA Infrastructure & Cyber Security group supports Control Center operators in Houston and other locations that allow operators to control and monitor pipelines that span the United States from the Rocky Mountains to the East Coast.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementation, integration, operation around security of SCADA systems. Also responsible for general system administration responsibilities which include system backups, network documentation, database archiving, user account and account policy creation.

  • Troubleshoot and keep SCADA systems running at optimum level, maximizing their uptime by securing of the systems.

  • Maintain and create, as needed, scripts to perform special functions or automated reports.

  • Maintains SEIM for SCADA.

  • SCADA system support and maintenance including system updates or patching.

  • Responsible for supporting pipeline control center desks that include a large quantity of servers and workstations.

  • Interface with Control Center personnel and supporting team in supporting and enhancing systems.

  • Learn facets of pipeline operations and procedures affected by SCADA.

  • Learn all facets of system and perform work in an independent manner as well as in a team environment as the job requires.

  • Scheduled on-call rotation for 24 x 7 support for the control center is required. Unscheduled 24 x 7 on-call support required during emergencies as needed.

  • Backup for other SCADA Infrastructure members as needed.

The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or related technical fields or 5 years of commensurate experience in IT Windows server or workstation administration, or SCADA or HMI configuration or administration is required.

  • 5 years SCADA experience in the oil and gas pipeline industry is preferred.

  • 5 years of Windows server system administration or SCADA work experience is preferred.

  • 5 years experience in Windows 2003 Server and Windows XP 0/S administration, Active Directory Service/ Configuration is preferred.

  • 5 years experience in fundamentals of networking is preferred.

  • 5 years Cyber Security experience is preferred, but certifications will be considered for experience.

  • Understanding of SCADA networks or PLC is preferred.

  • Understanding and experience with Serial and IP communications (i.e. Modbus, ROC, ROCPlus, Allan-Bradley, Kimray, Totalflow, OPC) is preferred.

  • Experience in scripting languages such as PERL or Visual Basic preferred.

  • Experience in OASyS DNA is preferred.

  • Experience with Splunk administration (Specifically ES), Palo Alto, Symantec Endpoint Protection, Cisco Firewall, and other security tools.

  • Ability to effectively interact with clients, SCADA team, and senior management.

  • Able to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to work in a small team environment, sometimes under a great deal of stress.

  • The ability to communicate well and quickly trouble-shoot problems will be required.

  • At times may be required to lift up to 25 lbs., transport and/or install various types of computer and SCADA equipment is required.

  • Ability to travel up to 10% domestically is required.

Job: *Engineering

Organization: *Engineering

Title: Specialist, Senior SCADA Cyber Security

Location: Texas-Houston

Requisition ID: 0007YM