CISSP Jobs - IT Security Engineer, 13456

at Panduit
Location Orland Hills, IL
Date Posted April 11, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


IT Security Engineer

You are a forward-looking systems administrator or network administrator with strong IT security knowledge. You are seeking an opportunity to have a real impact on a company’s information security future. You have a strong foundation of implementing information security initiatives and designs and you desire a chance to be on the front lines of IT security for an international company. In short you seek an opportunity to help propel a company’s security structure to the next level. At Panduit, in Tinley Park, IL, we want to empower a new IT Security Engineer to work with team to do exactly that. You will implement new system architectures with a security-related focus across all sectors of the company. Capitalizing on your creativity will positively influence the outcome of your projects. Keeping up with relevant technologies and contributing your voice for security will drive innovation and unite company efforts for consistent system security. As our  IT Security Engineer, you will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of company data and information technology assets by leading information security policy enforcement and risk management activities.  If this sounds like the challenge you seek, apply today!

In this role you will serve as the nexus for design, implementation, operation, and maintenance for cybersecurity processes and services running within the organization. They are responsible for the cybersecurity requirements of infrastructure for server, voice and communications, network, database, storage and desktop systems and platforms. They are also responsible for cybersecurity incident response for cybersecurity incidents, escalating to higher levels of support when needed. Other responsibilities include vulnerability management program and secure configuration development in collaboration with infrastructure teams and job scheduling management.

The Cybersecurity Engineer is expected to perform complex tasks and manage medium and large projects with little direct supervision. They also provide new system specifications based on application needs and anticipated growth. Additionally, the Cybersecurity Engineer will research, recommend, specify, and implement security improvements to Panduit’s infrastructure systems and provide technical expertise and direction to other IT teams and departments.

You will bring to the table at least 5 years of experience in systems and network administration or engineering with a focus on growing information security in a large-scale environment. You will have strong knowledge of vulnerability assessment, SIEM, and intrusion detection methodologies in addition to incident response.  You will have strong communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with non-technical people. Ideally (but not required) you will have a CISSP, Security+, SANS certifications, CEH or related information security experience.

Panduit provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, regardless of a person’s age, race, color, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, medical condition, ancestry, military or veteran status, national origin, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, or any other protected status under federal, state, or local law.

Since 1955, Panduit has offered end-to-end industrial, electrical, and network infrastructure solutions that deliver best-in-class network performance with superior quality, operational efficiency, and easy installation. Innovative infrastructure offerings from Panduit – from the known and trusted network cables to design plans that maximize data center investment – affect day-to-day operations and profitability, and become the foundation for successful, connected, future-ready businesses. With a robust partner ecosystem, global staff, and unmatched service and support, Panduit is a valuable and trusted advisor and provider, helping companies around the globe solve infrastructure challenges. For more information, visit