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Information Technology

Senior IT Security Engineer

Location Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000148476

Career Area:

Information Technology

Job Description:


What matters most to you?  Is it being part of a strong team?  Supporting your family? Solving global problems? You can do these and more at Caterpillar; where your work enables progress around the globe, and you contribute to meaningful work. Together, we can build what matters!

About SPM Oil & Gas

SPM Oil & Gas, a Caterpillar company, provides superior products and service solutions to make our customers more efficient and lower total cost of ownership.   Globally, we deliver engineered oilfield and drilling equipment repair and certification, mechanical and rotating equipment repairs and upgrades, rapid prototyping of spare parts, robust asset management, operation and maintenance and field engineering services. We offer a wide range of career opportunities across a variety of technical and business roles in engineering and service locations worldwide. Join our team and help build engineering solutions that change the industry.

The Role

The purpose of this position is to provide consultation on information security objectives and compliance with relevant security standards, policies, and procedures. The incumbent will serve as a trusted advisor to effectively communicate complex IT risk and security issues in a manner that is easily understood and actionable. Enable the business to leverage enterprise-wide security solutions. Advise on processes and methodologies required when evaluating purchased product solutions, developing new internal solutions and outsourcing any IT system or activity.

This role has the opportunity to have a hybrid schedule.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Test and evaluate information security controls and techniques to ensure they are efficiently and effectively implemented.

  • Participate on IT assessments such as internal IT audits/assessments and third party IT audits/assessments as needed.

  • Perform risk analysis for direct intranet connectivity.

  • Support Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) when necessary.

  • Communicate in a timely fashion appropriate incidents to the CSIRT team.

  • Coordinate incident response needs within area of responsibility in the event of an enterprise CSIRT incident.

  • Partner with IT Managers to maintain points of contact to support CSIRT needs.

  • Support the Caterpillar’s Information Security Awareness program.

  • Ensure Information Security Awareness material is included in orientation for new staff, or third-party professionals, where applicable by law.

  • Identify the need for customized awareness messages specific to business areas.

  • Develop and present messages in alignment with Information Security directives.

  • Contribute to team effort and develop peer ISOs by acting as backup ISO, cross-training, and sharing job responsibilities as appropriate.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Four-year college or university degree, preferably with a technical focus, or equivalent experience

  • Previous IT security/compliance experience

  • Strong interpersonal skills are required including team leadership skills, organizational skills, conflict management, and effective communication skills (oral, written and presentation).

Top candidates will also have:

  • Proficient knowledge of Enterprise Procedures, Enterprise Architecture IT Risk Management Standards, and technology controls.

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC). CISSP preferred.

What You Will Get

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary. Because we value your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides day-one benefits, including but not limited to:

  • Competitive salary and annual bonus program

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage​

  • Paid time off plan (Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, Etc.)​

  • Company-matched 401(k) plan

  • Health savings account (HSA)​

  • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)​

  • Short and long-term disability coverage​

  • Life Insurance​

  • Paid parental leave​

  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs​

  • Employee Assistance Programs​

  • Voluntary Benefits (Ex. Accident,  Identity Theft Protection)

  • Strong community involvement

Relocation assistance is not available.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.

As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at    #LI

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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