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Security Specialist

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Position Information

Position Information

Department Information Technology
Position Title Security Specialist
Position Summary

Network Systems & Security in the Division of Information Technology at the University of Indianapolis seeks applications for a Security Specialist. This is a full-time, exempt staff position. This position reports to the Senior Director of Network Systems & Security.

This position is responsible for monitoring and the administration of security controls to prevent unauthorized access, modification, and/or unauthorized disclosure of University data and information. The Security Specialist will participate in developing programs and processes to ensure security protocols are not compromised, as well as participate in developing and administering security policies. They may also provide technical education to professional or technical staff.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Required Education/Experience/Skills (Minimum Qualifications)

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience: two or more years of experience in security, systems or networking; five or more years of employment in information technology support; must be detail-oriented, self-directed and demonstrate good analytical skills; must have a solid record of collaborative work; demonstrated ability to plan, organize, and follow-up on initiatives.

Desired Education/Experience/Skills (Additional Qualifications)

Demonstrated extensive experience working with Linux, Windows servers, firewalls, Cisco routers/switches, OpenSource tools, etc.; knowledge of vulnerability assessment tools, incident response, log analysis, risk management, server hardware, SAN, network hardware, Windows desktop systems and Mac OS; good written and verbal communication skills.

Work Hours
Job Open Date 08/24/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this opportunity?
    • Walk-in
    • Employee
    • Government Employment Agency
    • Private Employment Agency
    • School
    • Other
  2. If you answered "other" to the previous question, please explain:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Professional Reference Document
  4. Transcript
Optional Documents