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Systems Administrator in Minnetonka at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs special projects and participates as a technical advisor for a variety of ad-hoc information security and logical user access projects that will be dictated by current business and technological developments
  • Deploy, manage and maintain all security systems and their corresponding or associated software, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, cryptography systems, and anti-virus software.
  • Recommend, coordinate and apply fixes, security patches, disaster recovery procedures, and any other measures required in the event of a security breach.
  • Assess need for any security reconfigurations (minor or significant) and execute as required.
  • Download and test new security software and/or technologies.
  • Provide security support to end-users.
  • Work with application and functional teams to encourage a security mindset throughout product development processes from concept to testing and implementation


Education and/or Experience

  • 5+ years information security work experience.
  • General hands-on knowledge of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, data encryption, DLP, NAC, SEIM and other industry-standard techniques and practices.
  • In-depth technical knowledge of network, PC, and platform operating systems
  • In-depth technical knowledge of identity management and security technologies including Active Directory, Group Policy, ADFS, and Authentication protocols
  • Strong knowledge of the TCP/IP suite of protocols including but not limited to ICMP, DHCP, DNS, HTTP(S), and FTP.
  • Prior experience managing and maintaining information related to SOX audits.
  • Knowledge of applicable practices and laws relating to data privacy and protection.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Change oriented; actively generates process improvements, champions and drives change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly
  • Demonstrated customer focus; evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partner with customers to help shape future initiatives