IT Security Administrator - #8483501

Primary Residential Mortgage Inc

Date: Dec 7, 2021
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Contract type: Full time
Primary Residential Mortgage Inc


  • Ongoing refinement of security strategy, including standards and best practices, and recommend security enhancements as needed.

  • Perform periodic scans and penetration testing of networks to find vulnerabilities and make recommendations for improvement.

  • Research, recommends and implement changes to procedures and systems to enhance information systems security.

  • Ensure compliance with company policies and regulatory requirements regarding information access, security, and privacy.

  • Configure and support security tools such as firewalls, endpoint protection software, patch management systems, etc.

  • Monitor and follow-up on suspicious activity detected by electronic sensors, network, and computer monitoring tools.

  • Work closely with third-party managed security service providers to identify and drive enhancements across multiple threat defense solutions and ensure continuous business operation.

  • In the event of a security incident, participate in incident response activities including technical and forensic investigation, and prepare reports with findings to management.

  • Work with vendors on providing product updates, bug fixes, and managing relations.

  • Work with network architecture as it relates to company IT security.

  • Work within Active Directory objects, group policies, and user permissions.

  • Educate the workforce on information security through training and building awareness.

  • Create and maintain clear and concise security-related documentation.

  • Define, develop, and report security metrics to management.

IT Security Administrator
Education, Licenses & Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field or equivalent related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Minimum of five years’ experience in information technology security.

  • At least one IT security-related Certification such as Security +, GIAC GSEC, CISA or CISSP.


IT Security Administrator
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Hands-on experience with security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, authentication systems, remote access management, log management, and content filtering.

  • Strong technology background related to servers, wired and wireless networks, virtual private networks, and applications as well as network monitoring tools.

  • Knowledge of Windows Server, virtualization technologies, Cloud infrastructure, DNS, DHCP and Microsoft AD infrastructure, Cisco and Palo Alto security products.

  • Knowledge of VLANs, SIEM, EPP, EDR, MDR, IDS/IPS, DLP, and Vulnerability scanning.

  • Knowledge of disaster recovery, computer forensic tools, technologies, and methods.

  • NIST or comparable control framework expertise.

  • Professional verbal and written communications

  • Work well on cross-functional teams to achieve objectives.

  • Self-starter, ambitious, and proactive related to customer responsiveness, due dates, and deliverables.

  • Ability to effectively problem solve and develop innovative solutions.

  • Attention to detail, thoroughness, clarity, and accuracy when accomplishing a task.

  • Ability to prioritize in a fast-paced and changing environment.

  • Effective time management and organization skills.

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