Cybersecurity Engineer

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Date: 9 Jul 2024

Location: Cairo, EG

Company: Alstom

Req ID:430360 

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signaling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 80,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.

Could you be the full-time Cybersecurity Architecture in Egypt we’re looking for?

Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your Cybersecurity Architecture expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside passionate, motivated and dedicated teammates.


You’ll be responsible of Alstom solution security analysis and of the definition of its security requirements and architecture.


You’ll specifically take care of delivering Turnkey project, making sure it aligns with contractual requirements and customer expectations. 

We’ll look to you to:

  • Responsible for cybersecurity architecture at system and sub-system level
  • Cybersecurity Design Reviews
  • Ensure cybersecurity control implementation in design
  • Provide requested deliverable in time with adequate quality
  • Alignment with Alstom cybersecurity strategy and policies
  • Understand the solution to be delivered and to be secured
  • Execute on the risk analysis and identify/ propose the he countermeasures to be put in place
  • Design and document reliable security architecture resilient against cyberthreats (CADRA)
  • Ensure update and upgrade delivered solution cybersecurity as needed
  • Guarantee the cybersecurity technical coverage vis-à-vis the contract


  • Lead and Contribute to activities such as:  
    • Cybersecurity risks assessment
    • Cybersecurity requirement implementation
    • Cybersecurity evaluation of the developed solution(s)


  • Provide technical guidance and supervision for the project team
    • Participate to Project Design Reviews
    • Support engineering team answer design and technical difficulties related to cybersecurity implementation,
    • be referent for management and third parties on cybersecurity architecture and technical implementation.
    • Ensure homogeneous cybersecurity implementation conform to Governance & Expertise policies.


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 

  • University/ Engineer in degree level
  • Experience with direct responsibility for hands on architecture, design, development
  • Experience related to Cybersecurity in general, deployment experience of security technologies.Minimum of four years of Contract / Claim Management experience (preferred)
  • Understanding of main cybersecurity standards and regulations, such as: ISA/IEC 62443, TS 50701, ISO 2700X, NIST,
  • Understanding of OT System architecture
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity risk assessment methodology: ISO 27005, IEC 62443
  • Knowledge of defense in depth techniques such as:
    • Network security architecture development and definition
    • Perimeter security controls such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, network access controls, and network segmentation
    • Various aspects of network security such as routers, switches, and VLAN security
    • Security concepts related to DNS, including routing, authentication, VPN, proxy services
  • Capacity to address high level (system) et low level (IT, Security technologies and Software design) and to design a cyber architecture (zoning, services, …).
  • Knowledge of recognized techniques for evaluating systems security and Intrusion testing techniques.
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and enforce security measures

Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage.
  • You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

  • As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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