The CIP Compliance Engineer functions as a compliance staff expert in the Critical Infrastructure Protection area who participates in the implementation of the NERC/MRO Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Program (CMEP), by maintaining a current understanding of NERC/MRO regulatory compliance trends and evaluating adherence to the NERC CIP Reliability Standards. This position is also responsible for identifying improvements to Compliance processes and procedures and for developing enhancements as assigned by the management team.
Eight or more years of experience in electric power industry. Employment in a technical position having direct experience with power systems operations, substation environments, communication systems, and SCADA systems.
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent combination of education and related industry experience resulting in demonstrated ability to perform the major duties.
One or more of the following certifications are highly desired:
Principals and Practice of Engineering (PE)
Certified Information System Auditor (CISA)
Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Protection Professional (CPP)
Physical Security Professional (PSP)
Additional Salary Information: Competitive total package offering Relocation expenses are negotiable.
About Midwest Reliability Organization
Midwest Reliability Organization (MRO) is dedicated to maintaining and improving the quality of life through a highly reliable regional Bulk Power System (BPS). MRO's Region is the north central area of North America, including parts of both the United States and Canada. MRO’s primary responsibilities are: to ensure compliance with mandatory reliability standards by entities who own, operate or use the interconnected, international BPS; to conduct assessments of the grid’s ability to meet electricity demand in the region; and to analyze regional system events.