IT Operations Compliance Manager

Join us in this role where you’ll ensure OT compliance according to relevant standards like NERC/FERC. You’ll drive the OT compliance program in North America and ensure regulatory compliance across our business areas, incl. our generating control centre, for all new and existing production assets and facilities, . You’ll own the compliance program and ensure follow-up where needed, and report status to business stakeholders and IT management.


Welcome to U.S IT
You’ll be part of the U.S. Production IT Infrastructure team, who specialize in OT infrastructure and are responsible for the full stack of OT infrastructure, incl. networking, servers, and infrastructure. You’ll be working in a global IT organization, working closely with teams in Europe and Asia to coordinate activities and build the best solutions and documenting status on our regulatory compliance. As a team, we’re all very passionate about our daily work and company vision and are ambitious about learning opportunities and collaborating with local and global stakeholders to achieve our business goals.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • owning IT Operations compliance according to relevant standards, incl. NERC/FERC
  • driving our IT compliance program in North America across onshore and offshore, and generating control center facilities
  • governing and communicating compliance status to internal and external stakeholders to ensure transparency of implemented processes and ongoing status
  • ensuring compliance with necessary regulatories for new and existing production sites
  • working with both internal and external stakeholders and teams to ensure necessary actions are taken to ensure compliance.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • hold a bachelor’s degree or professional certification, such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, SANS, etc.
  • have at least five years of experience in IT Security or IT Compliance within IT/OT Infrastructure
  • have a good understanding of FERC and NERC regulatory requirements
  • are structured and organized, familiar with the importance of maintaining appropriate records of compliance and supervisory processes
  • are familiar with Agile (SAFE) way of working and have experience from a global organization working across cultures and time zones
  • have knowledge about log-management in relation to NERC/FERC compliance.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.


If you need to request any adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your

About the job

Application deadline:  April 30, 2024

Boston, US Port Jefferson, NY, US, 11733 New York City, US Newark, NJ, US, 070102 Providence, US

Field of work:  IT and digital
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  Full-time
Workplace:  Hybrid (office and home-working)

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 8,600 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.