26 days old
2017-11-152017-12-13

Security Specialist

Jacksonville, FL 32246
  • Job Code
    588035

Security Specialist (Associate) - Jacksonville, FL


1 year+ contract



  • Description:


    The Associate IT Security Specialist is accountable for activities that ensure all users in the organization have the appropriate levels of access to applications, systems and data resources. Evaluates and maintains procedures to safeguard information systems assets from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. Ensures compliance with Security regulations and laws. Recommends and implements changes to enhance security controls and prevent unauthorized access.




    • Responsible for the end-to-end completion of security requests.
    • Provisions user security roles and manages security groups across systems, platforms, databases, applications, servers, directors and folders.
    • Analyzes existing role structures to improve and streamline structures, security administration and improve end-user experience.
    • Creates or maintains application scripts and uses application specific tools to create or manage application security.
    • Tracks and documents security issues and requests, actively monitors work queue.
    • Accountable for follow-up of all security work requests including collaborating with other IT areas to ensure timely completion/resolution and obtainment of appropriate approval levels.
    • Interfaces with users to understand new capabilities, implement procedures, ensure security procedures have been communicated properly and are being adhered to.
    • Provides input to drive process improvements.
    • Maintains and creates operational procedures and maintains Security Knowledge Base.
    • Responsible for on-call release support.
    • Performs audit support activities for internal and external audits.
    • Other duties as assigned

  • Requirements:


    • 2 or more years of professional experience with IT Security Administration or System Administration or equivalent combination of transferrable experience and education.
    • Bachelor's degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience
    • Must have an understanding of Information Security concepts, protocols, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements.
    • Basic security knowledge of the organization's existing platforms, systems, databases, and application security and are able to handle most regular issues independently.
    • Must have understanding of UNIX/Linux security and tools used to administer security in these environments
    • Must have understanding of LDAP groups and user accounts and tools used to administer security in this environment
    • Must have understanding of database security and be proficient with the use of tools used to administer security within the various databases, e.g., UDB, DB2, SQL and Oracle
    • Must have proficiency with RACF, TSO and tools used to administer security on the mainframe
    • Must have demonstrated proficiency with Active Directory groups and user accounts, Windows folder structures and folder security.
    • Working knowledge of Information Technology fields and computer systems
    • Demonstrated organizational skills
    • Demonstrated ability to adapt to change and collaborate as part of a team
    • Ability to manage tasks independently without close supervision and take ownership of responsibilities
    • Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance
    • Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately
    • Demonstrated analytical thinking, problem solving, and quantitative analysis ability.
    • Must have proficiency with RACF, TSO and tools used to administer security on the mainframe
    • Must have demonstrated proficiency with Active Directory groups and user accounts, Windows folder structures and folder security.
    • Proficiency with Windows skills are required, e.g., Windows Explorer, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
    • Works without daily supervision to meet customer expectations

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