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Information Security Administrator

Information Security Administrator

Job ID 
2018-1679
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Posted Date 
1/11/2018
Category 
Information Technology
Travel 
None
Company Car Provided? 
No

More information about this job

Overview

 

 

UFG can offer you an award-winning workplace and a trustworthy, financially-stable company. While we’ve always known our commitment to employees and financial stewardship, it is good to have others recognize our dedicated efforts. UFG was named to the “2017 Top Workplaces” list by The Des Moines Register, and was also included on the Forbes’ America’s Most Trustworthy Financial Companies” list for 2015, 2016 and 2017. Additionally, UFG is a super-regional property and casualty insurer rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

 

The Information Security Administrator will be responsible for the implementation, support and monitoring of a variety of enterprise wide information system defense products as well as the supporting policies and procedures

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Design, implementation, maintenance and tuning of hardware and software technology designed to protect information security of the organization
  • Perform regular inventory of data and system assets
  • Configuration and tuning of logging and alerting systems through advanced SIEM technology
  • Review alerts and data from sensors and creation of incident reports
  • Continual internal and external network vulnerability scanning
  • Involvement and coordination of incident response duties
  • Monitor industry tools and trends for new technologies and make recommendations on their usefulness to the organization
  • Perform regular software updates on servers and network appliances
  • Attend regular training events, both industry and product specific

Qualifications

  • Expert knowledge of networking and security protocols
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite of products, creation of systems documentation
  • Expert knowledge in firewall protocols, implementation and best practices of firewall technology
  • Understanding of encryption, encrypting technologies and PKI
  • Experience in setup, maintenance and monitoring of a SIEM system
  • Good troubleshooting, problem solving, documentation and communication skills
  • Strong decision making capabilities

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