Oakland University Security Engineer in Rochester, Michigan

Posting Details

Position Notes

Compensation commensurate with education and experience. For more information on Oakland University’s salary structure and fringe benefits, please go to our website at http://www.oakland.edu/uhr/benefits

Position Information

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Network Communications, or closely related field.

Certification: Certifications such as CCNA, operating systems (OS), or security focused.

Experience: Three years experience in a production security, Cisco network, or general IT environment.

Knowledge of: *Best practices for network and information security. *Vulnerability assessment, forensics, and network security audits. *Data, voice, video, and specialty protocols, networks, and systems. *Change implementation, installation, and operation of network security systems. *Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, and other compliance standards as applicable to network and systems security implementations. *Network security systems, such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems. *Network operational management and security considerations, including tools such as SNMP, Syslog, Splunk, and network monitoring systems. Command line and scripting skills, such as Linux, Windows, Splunk, and security appliances.

Excellent organizational and analytical skills. Service management and documentation experience. Knowledge of IT problem solving methodologies and techniques. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to work independently and routinely update director on results. Ability to contribute to group projects and work collaboratively as a member of a strong technical team. Ability to perform light lifting (up to 50 pounds) as appropriate for equipment installations and maintenance. Flexibility in work schedule; willingness to occasionally adjust work hours on Wednesdays between midnight and 8 A.M. for the maintenance window required. Ability to travel for education, professional development, or conferences.

Writing sample should include a written document of anything related to this line of work.

Desired Qualifications

Security+, GIAC Security essentials, CISSP or similar security certification. Masters degree with security emphasis.

All Qualifications

Unless otherwise required by an applicable collective bargaining agreement, all minimum, additional and desired qualifications are preferred, but qualifications, degrees, and/or experience deemed comparable and/or equivalent by Oakland University in its sole and exclusive discretion may be considered.

Position Purpose

The Security Engineer is a member of a team working on technically challenging and engaging projects. Projects are enterprise-wide and supportive of both the academic and administrative operational organizations. This position provides detailed technical analyses of security systems and architecture enhancements, upgrades, new solutions, or problems for security systems, firewall management, Intrusion Detection / Prevention systems (IDS/IPS), Security Information Event Management (SIEM), and the security aspects of Identity Management. Reporting to the Information Security Officer, this position is an important member of the organization who works both independently and with the team to implement security solutions.

Position Title: Security Engineer

Position Number: 989791

Requisition No.: S00948

Salary Range/Pay Rate: Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Group/Grade: AP Band R

Job Category: Administrative-Professional

Work Schedule: FT/Reg (40 hours)

Shift/Days: This is a full-time position. First consideration will be given to those who apply by August 22, 2018.

Pay Schedule: Month

Number of Hrs./Wk.: 40

Job Open Date: 08/09/2018