FM Approvals is an international leader in third-party testing and certification services. We test property loss prevention products and services—for use in commercial and industrial facilities—to verify they meet rigorous loss prevention standards of quality, technical integrity and performance. How? By employing a worldwide certification process that’s backed by scientific research and testing, and over a century of experience.
The FM APPROVED mark is recognized and respected worldwide. Our certification instills confidence and commands respect in your marketplace.
The successful candidate will serve as an industrial control cybersecurity subject matter expert in support of FM Approvals' Certification Program for components that make up Industrial Control Systems.
The person in this position will be responsible for planning, conducting and directing testing and assessment of industrial control system components submitted for FM Approval as "cyber hardened components" and compliant with industry accepted security standards for ICSs. He or she will work in FM Global’s Engineering and Research facility in Norwood, MA, with occasional travel to the state of the art facility in West Glocester, RI, USA.
Duties will include, but are not limited to, the development of proposals, preparation of test plans, supervision of tests, project management, documentation of results, preparation of written reports, participation on cybersecurity technical committees and other complex tasks associated with third party certification.
The working environment includes both the office and laboratory. Overnight travel, to consult with customers, attend technical conferences and to conduct and monitor tests at test facilities, is typically less than 20%.
Exceptional customer service skills
Excellent communication skills (both orally and in writing)
Active listening skills to understand the points being made when someone else is speaking and giving full attention to the speaker
Effective speaking skills to convey direction, information and technical concepts
Ability to work effectively as a strong and supportive member of a team
Demonstrated skill in organizing work, setting priorities and planning