Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 302614
VICE PRES INFORMATION TECHNLGY (UA-VPIT-IUBLA)
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Led by Indiana University, OmniSOC is the shared cybersecurity operations center for higher education and research. OmniSOC collects cybersecurity data from partners; integrates this data with other threat intelligence, conducts proactive threat hunting; and monitors, triages, and analyzes security events. OmniSOC also provides cybersecurity for the nation's greatest research. through the ResearchSOC, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Security Operations Center.
Department Specific Responsibilites
Serves as a systems engineer for the OmniSOC SIEM platform with responsibilities including system administration and operation of the SIEM platform and underlying infrastructure, as well as developing software to run the infrastructure and provide new functionality for security investigations and alerting. This SIEM platform provides the underlying service for the IU-hosted, multi-institution, security operations center (OmniSOC).
Assists the staff and management of member institutions in setting up the flow of security event data from the members to OmniSOC.
Provides very high level technical and practical expertise operating large scale and highly available IT infrastructure.
Gains, maintains, and applies a significant depth of knowledge in many widely varied technology areas including computing, data and voice networking, and complex security systems and software.
Operate under minimal supervision
Designs, develops, and executes security controls to prevent hackers from infiltrating networks.
Researches and analyzes attempted efforts to compromise network security protocols and proactively recommends and implements solutions.
Maintains and monitors network security and administers security policies to control access to networks.
Works closely with network operations to ensure proper implementation of security controls and protocols.
Contributes to incident response investigations and assists with disaster recovery and business continuity efforts.
Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science or related field
2 years of experience in network security operations and analysis
4 years of advanced systems analysis / programming / systems administration experience
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty
Highly thorough and dependable
Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
Demonstrates knowledge of using and administering Linux-based operating systems
Demonstrates knowledge of the IP protocol suite, specifically relating to TCP and UDP protocol behavior and interdependencies with the applications suite (DNS, SMTP, HTTP).
Knowledge and understanding of "NoSQL" document based data stores, like Elasticsearch or similar.
Demonstrates ability to troubleshoot, manage, and develop web-based applications.
Knowledge and understanding of configuration management systems like Ansible or Puppet
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
This role includes on "on-call" component where the employee is required to be the first responder for critical issues outside of normal business hours. The employee will participate in an on-call rotation with the rest of the team during which they will be expeceted to respond to occasional after-hours calls for a period of one week.
Bloomington, Indiana or Indianapolis, Indiana.
This position is eligible for a remote or hybrid work schedule, subject to change in the future based on university policy and business needs.
Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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New employees will be provided with information regarding Indiana University's COVID-19 vaccine policy, which includes the opportunity to request an exemption. To learn more, view our COVID-19 vaccine information page.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
Campus Safety and Security
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.
IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.
By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.