OT Cybersecurity Expert

Posted 23 Sep 2022

Modugno, Bari - Italy

Req Id 250852


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


United As One for Patients, our purpose in Healthcare is to help create, improve and prolong lives. We develop medicines, intelligent devices and innovative technologies in therapeutic areas such as Oncology, Neurology and Fertility. Our teams work together across 6 continents with passion and relentless curiosity in order to help patients at every stage of life. Joining our Healthcare team is becoming part of a diverse, inclusive and flexible working culture, presenting great opportunities for personal development and career advancement across the globe.


Your Role:

As the OT Cybersecurity Expert you will be part of the Operation Technology, Digital & Data Team among our Bari. You  will be ensuring the functionality & security of all OT/Industrial Systems and Equipment of the site avoiding any possible business interruption due to cyber security incidents (internal and external).

You will be responsible of the OT Documentations, developed following the current standard and the available guidelines.

You will act a Site-guardian on all Industrial Investments & Implementation ensuring the complete following of Cyber Security guidelines and standards. The OT Cybersecurity Expert will be also accountable of creating the Cybersecurity culture inside the Site.

The role will be part of a global environment.

Your responsabilities are to manage all the OT Cybersecurity initiatives following current guidelines and regulations (internal and external); manage the Cybersecurity culture continuous improving Site’ awareness on these topics; develop the standard OT Cybersecurity Requirements for new Site projects and follow their implementation; ensure the correct mapping of all Cybersecurity risks inside the Site Risk Register, developing any possible business continuity strategy, design & implement the OT Incidents management process for the whole Site; follow and manage all the Cybersecurity Audit.


  • Strong knowledge of the industrial automation & digitalization topics (5 years or more)
  • Experience within the pharmaceutical environment
  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity standards as a plus
  • Good Knowledge of main OT Standards (ISA, IEC, ISO, NIST, Namur)
  • Fluent in Italian and English (written and spoken)
  • Good relationship management, working in team spirit and leadership


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!

Careers during Covid-19

Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options. As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

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