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IT Security Administrator

At AVI, we live and breathe technology. It’s just part of our DNA. We’re deeply passionate about designing and integrating the latest technology for our customers. We cross the entire spectrum of business, government, healthcare, education, and entertainment and we’re currently seeking an IT Security Administrator to join our team.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Information Protection
    • Monitor and respond to alerts from AVI’s managed detection and response vendor.  Including Intrusion Detection, Data Loss Protection Endpoint Detection & Response system notifications 
    • Ensure AVI endpoints are protected by appropriate technologies 
    • Respond to requests to allow access to sites blocked by AVI's Secure Web Gateway, ensuring a high level of protection is in place while working to limit the impact on end-user productivity 
    • Review messages submitted as phishing, take actions to remediate, respond to end users, and adjust automation tools 
  • Vulnerability Management
    • Works with the Security Engineer to review and prioritize remediation of results of penetration tests and vulnerability scans 
    • Log Service Desk requests with appropriate groups to remediate items found during scans 
    • Participate in AVI’s vulnerability management program to evaluate risk within AVI's infrastructure.  Works with the Systems Administrator to ensure appropriate patches and updates are applied in accordance with AVI's patch management policy 
    • Maintain real-time, current knowledge of emerging threats
  • Identity Management/Zero Trust
    • Create end-user accounts 
    • Ensure AVI's multi-factor authentication solution is protecting AVIs digital assets 
    • Assist end users with setup and use of AVI's Centralized Password Management system 
    • Perform a quarterly audit to ensure termed users' accounts are deleted from AVI's systems 
    • Perform yearly audits of end-user permissions and adjust accordingly 
    • Stay up to date with emerging Identity technologies
  • Security Awareness
    • Stay up to date with trends in the information security community including new vulnerabilities, methodologies, and products.
    • Work with AVI’s Security Engineer to conduct internal phishing testing a minimum of once per quarter.
    • Work with IT leadership to create and deliver monthly security awareness campaigns as part of new hire orientation. 
  • Project Work
    • Participates in project work inside and outside of the IT department.
    • Utilizes AVI's project management methodology, identifying scope, objectives, success factors, implementation plan, schedule, and communications plan.
    • Holds self and project team accountable to ensure successful project completion within the scope and timelines of the project plan. 

Required Skills:

  • Experience with security tools such as Secure Email Gateways, Secure Web Gateway, NextGen Antivirus/Endpoint Detection and Response, Security Incident, and Event Management. 
  • Security Awareness Training, Privileged Access Management, privileged remote access, Endpoint Privileged management.    
  • Vulnerability scanning 
  • Understanding of Information Security standards, frameworks, and benchmarks such as CIS and NIST. 
  • Understanding of networking concepts such as DNS, DHCP, email, HTTP, SSL, OSI model, and TCP/IP protocols and applications. 
  • Experience Administering Microsoft and Cisco Systems
  • Ability to explain complex IT concepts in simple terms

Why Should You Apply?

Our customers consider us an active partner in their planning and strategy, as we are on the cutting edge of where the market is headed. We are able to attract and retain the best talent by leveraging our employee-owned (ESOP) environment as co-owners. If you want to participate in a company as a co-owner (AVI is 100% employee-owned!), join a team that lives and breathes by its values, and take on a  new challenge in an ever-changing market, then apply now! 

AVI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

To receive consideration, an interested person must apply through the AVI Systems career site

Department Pay Type
IT Salary

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