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Posted November 22nd

Cybersecurity Manager - Network & Operational Technology

Chicago, Illinois

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Posted November 22nd

Cybersecurity Manager - Network & Operational Technology

Chicago, Illinois

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.

The following positionis open inChicago, IL -Cybersecurity Manager - Network & Operational Technology

What makes this a great opportunity?

Beam Suntory is a world class employer that develops talented, high-performing team members in a fast-paced, inclusive environment. Beam Suntory and its parent company, Suntory Holdings in Tokyo, Japan, have won numerous awards, including being named on Forbes' list of "Best Midsize Employers" and on Fortune magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." Most recently our Chicago Headquarters was named one of the "Coolest Offices in Chicago" by Crain's Chicago Business, and a Top Workplace by the Chicago Tribune.

Role Responsibilities

The Cybersecurity Manager is a key member of the Global Information Security team who works collaboratively with Enterprise Infrastructure, Applications, Architecture and Plant Engineering teams to define, implement, and maintain security standards for Beam Suntory's Industrial Control Systems (ICS) across its Global footprint of plants and distilleries

  • Partner with CISO, IT stakeholders and plant management to create detailed OT security strategy
  • Manage and maintain network segmentation between OT and IT networks
  • Manage and monitor OT and Network security toolsets and vendors
  • Perform coordination and scheduling of anti-virus and patching updates on OT machines
  • Coordinate with infrastructure and plant engineering teams to ensure network security tools are configured and monitored to mitigate risk
  • Create detailed project plans, network architecture and standard operational procedures
  • Analyze and suggest recommended improvements to the OT systems and programs to meet industry standards and best practices
  • Perform research and stay informed on the latest threats and cyber vulnerabilities across multiple OT systems
  • Provide advice and recommendations for systems improvements that will result in improved cyber security posture
  • Work with key stakeholders to evaluate OT systems and their integration with other OT and IT systems from a cyber and networking perspective
  • Evaluate security requirements for the applications and interfaces with other equipment and systems
  • Support M&A and other activities as assigned by the manager

Qualifications & Experience

Desired Qualifications
  • In depth understanding of operating systems, active directory, network/system architecture, and IT architecture design
  • At least 7-10 years of networking experience i.e. firewalls, IDS/IPS, switches, routers, VPN etc.
  • Experience managing 3rd party vendors and driving SLAs
  • Familiarity with NAC tools such as Forescout, Cisco ISE etc.
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity tools - Antivirus, SIEM, VM scanner, etc.
  • Understanding of cybersecurity frameworks (e.g., NIST, MITRE) and risk management
  • Polished verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills to work collaboratively
  • Project management skills to meet tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, and participate as a team player
  • One or more of the following certifications is preferred - CCNA, CISSP, CSSA, GICSP
  • Experience working with OT engineering teams preferred
  • Experience with any OT security tools such as Darktrace, Dragos, Nozomi Networks, Claroty etc. is a plus

In an effort to ensure the health and safety of our workforce while doing our part to protect those around us, Beam Suntory is requiring proof of full COVID vaccination for US salaried employees in our offices and commercial field roles as a condition of employment, subject to medical/religious exemptions.

At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant's skills and experience.
Chicago, Illinois