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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Specialist / Sr Specialist OT Security

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Jun 17, 2022
Remote working option during the current situation

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 134300 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Job Summary (purpose)


Colgate-Palmolive is looking for an Information Security OT Engineer to join its growing Global Information Security organization. The Information Security OT Engineer will work closely with the Operational Technology (OT) organization, as well as the extended Global Information Technology Infrastructure and Manufacturing teams across the globe. This exciting position requires in depth experience and knowledge of both Operational Technology and Cyber Security Technology.


Main Responsibilities

Serve as a technical liaison between the IT and Operations Technology (OT) organizational units to ensure production facilities, operations and systems are following security best practices

Support cyber threat and security incident identification, protection, detection, response and remediation activities impacting the manufacturing operations environment and bring up to management.

Define and ensure compliance with security policies, processes and standards to build a comprehensive Operational Technology security program

Works with cross-organizational teams to address alert deficiencies

Work with SOC to operationalize OT security alerts and develop playbooks.

Configure, test, document and implement new or upgrades to security processes, controls or products as advised.

Participates in investigations to determine root cause of security incidents!

Provide operational support, troubleshooting and maintenance of Security related processes, controls or products!


Required Qualifications:

(Education, Knowledge required, Skills (language & other) etc)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in OT industry
  • 5+ years of experience with cyber security systems, security architecture, and/or systems engineering of cyber security systems
  • Working knowledge of cybersecurity policies and standards related to ICS/SCADA.
  • Ability to apply knowledge of Cyber Security to OT/ICS/SCADA system to implement new cyber defense/resiliency techniques.
  • Knowledge or Experience with endpoint security software


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Firewalls, Networking and IDS/IPS and Splunk preferred
  • Knowledge or Experience with AWS or GCP cloud services preferred
  • Awareness of and experience using industry standard methodologies for network and cloud security preferred
  • Understanding of attack vectors, vulnerabilities, and how they are used by malicious actors preferred



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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