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Researcher / Senior Reseacher within Risk, Safety and Security 
Halden 
Description:

The Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) is an independent research foundation in Norway, with locations in Kjeller and Halden. Our vision is to be an ‘international leading research environment that actively develops innovative solutions through people and technology’. We have roughly 600 employees, with annual sales of approximately 1 billion NOK. IFE is a broad multi-disciplinary research organisation, with international top-level expertise in the fields of digital technologies, material and process technology, flow and analysis technologies, radiopharmaceutical technology and nuclear technology. Our mission is ‘Research for a better future’. We develop innovative technological solutions for both industry and public sector in more than 30 countries, and host the International OECD Halden Reactor Project. www.ife.no
 
The department of Risk, Safety and Security (RSS) conducts research, development and consultancy in risk, safety and security related to digital systems in critical infrastructure. With a long history in providing research on Software Dependability and Digital Instrumentation and Control (D&IC) within the nuclear field, the specialists in the department is today involved with competence on Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) in projects within both transport, oil and gas, energy and critical infrastructure. The Department has an increasing portfolio of projects in information- and cyber- security. The Department has established a Cybersecurity Centre for industrial control systems at IFE in Halden. The Centre is developing infrastructure and competence for providing cybersecurity assessment and training services to stakeholders involved in developing and operating critical operational technologies.

Qualifications:

Long experience in information- and cyber- security or computer science.
Good knowledge in security risk assessment and/or incident response and management
Experience or good knowledge with big data technologies (e.g. Apache ecosystem) and knowledge of data management for Data lakes
Project Management experience from larger projects
Knowledge of energy systems, safety, risk management, is preferable.
Minimum Master´s degree or similar within computer science or technical subjects

Education Level :
College/University, Master/Phd grade

Languages:
English
Norwegian

Prefered profile:
The successful candidate is an independent and active person
Communication and collaboration capabilities are emphasized
The position requires good knowledge in written and spoken English 
Location:
Halden
Application deadline:
10.november 2020
Researcher Senior Researcher within Interaction Design 
Halden 
Description:

The Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) is an independent research foundation in Norway, with locations in Kjeller and Halden. Our vision is to be an ‘international leading research environment that actively develops innovative solutions through people and technology’. We have roughly 600 employees, with annual sales of approximately 1 billion NOK. IFE is a broad multi-disciplinary research organisation, with international top-level expertise in the fields of digital technologies, material and process technology, flow and analysis technologies, radiopharmaceutical technology and nuclear technology. Our mission is ‘Research for a better future’. We develop innovative technological solutions for both industry and public sector in more than 30 countries, and host the International OECD Halden Reactor Project. www.ife.no.

The Control Room & Interaction Design Department comprises researchers and engineers with core competence within interaction design; industrial standards & guidelines; nuclear process control; simulator & programming, and psychology. Our vision is to ensure high performance operation of safety-critical, digital control environments by designing products and solutions that are aligned with human cognitive capabilities. From this, we design physical operational environments and display graphics for safe and efficient human-machine interaction. We have an applied research focus, approaching challenges in a systematic and product-centered way through: design practice and technology insights; scientific studies; and small/large-scale design explorations. Our competence and deliverables are relevant across several domains, such as: Nuclear industry, Petroleum, Air Traffic Control, Rail, Maritime operations and Renewable Energy. https://ife.no/en/division/control-room-and-interaction-design/.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:
Experience from applied, research-based and user-centred interaction design projects
Experience from conducting Human Factors analyses in different industrial operational environments
Experience from writing applications for external funding
Project Management experience from larger projects

Education Level
University/College, PhD/Master degree

Languages
English
Norwegian/Swedish
We offer

Prefered profile:
Personal qualities
You should be a motivated, independent, and creative person
Have excellent written and oral communication skills
Prefer to work interdisciplinary, and have excellent collaboration capabilities 
Location:
Halden
Application deadline:
12.november 2020
Cyber Lab. Assistant within Risk, Safety and Security 
Halden 
Description:
The Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) is an independent research foundation in Norway, with locations in Kjeller and Halden. Our vision is to be an ‘international leading research environment that actively develops innovative solutions through people and technology’. We have roughly 600 employees, with annual sales of approximately 1 billion NOK. IFE is a broad multi-disciplinary research organisation, with international top-level expertise in the fields of digital technologies, material and process technology, flow and analysis technologies, radiopharmaceutical technology and nuclear technology. Our mission is ‘Research for a better future’. We develop innovative technological solutions for both industry and public sector in more than 30 countries, and host the International OECD Halden Reactor Project. www.ife.no
 
The department of Risk, Safety and Security (RSS) conducts research, development and consultancy in risk, safety and security related to digital systems in critical infrastructure. With a long history in providing research on Software Dependability and Digital Instrumentation and Control (D&IC) within the nuclear field, the specialists in the department is today involved with competence on Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) in projects within both transport, oil and gas, energy and critical infrastructure. The Department has an increasing portfolio of projects in information- and cyber- security. The Department has established a Cybersecurity Centre for industrial control systems at IFE in Halden. The Centre is developing infrastructure and competence for providing cybersecurity assessment and training services to stakeholders involved in developing and operating critical operational technologies.
Qualifications:
  • Knowledge in information- and cyber-security or computer science
  • Knowledge of control systems for critical infrastructure 
  • Good knowledge of different operating systems, firewalling and networking are preferable 
  • Knowledge of work in teams and projects are preferable 
  • Bachlor´s degree or similar within security, computer science or technical subjects 
  • Interest in combining work within cybersecurity with an education towards Master in cyber security

Education Level

  • College/University, Bachelor grade

Languages:

  • Norwegian
  • English 

Prefered profile:
  • The successful candidate is an independent and active person
  • Stays up to date and interested to adopt new skills 
  • Communication and collaboration capabilities are emphasized 
  • The position requires good knowledge in written and spoken English 
  • The candidate is a student at HIØ within information- and cyber-security or computer science
Location:
Halden
Application deadline:
31.mai 2021

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