Security Administrator

Advantage Tech is seeking a Security Administrator for a 3-month contract with a great partner organization in Lee’s Summit, MO.

This individual will serve as user access administrator on the Cyber security & Information Security (CSIS) Team. Responsible for day-to-day management of user access including the user add/change/delete processes, managing user passwords, managing security parameters, defining and maintaining role-based access, and assisting with periodic access reviews.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs security administration on various systems and applications (e.g., SQL, Web, Active Directory, Citrix, Mobile Devices, physical access, etc.).
  • Grants access in accordance with GEHA policy, established standards and procedures.
  • Perform analysis of requests for potential risk prior to access.
  • Troubleshoots security system access issues.
  • Answers questions regarding information security practices or security access.
  • Participates in internal and external audit support activities. Performs activities to resolve open audit issues.
  • Interface with CSIS management and staff to identify access control risk issues.
  • Follows processes and procedures to ensure compliance.
  • Reports suspicious activities or non-compliance access rights to management.
  • Prepares ad-hoc reports in support of various initiatives.
  • Maintain individual records for departmental metric reporting.
  • Communicates project progress status and issues to manager.
  • Recommends procedural changes to enhance the functionality of the CSIS team.
  • Identifies opportunities to automate or streamline current processes.
  • Communicates with global peers across Information Security, Risk and Compliance and Information Technology focusing on service delivery improvements and increasing productivity.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree (120 credit hours) in computer science or a related discipline.
  • Requires three years’ experience in Information Technology, Security, or related area.
  • Additional years of qualifying work experience may be considered in lieu of formal education.
  • Requires flexible work shifts including on-call, overtime and weekends.
  • Requires customer service skills focused and detail oriented.
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