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United Technologies Corporation Specialist, Cybersecurity & Risk Mgmt in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job ID: 01369050

City: Cedar Rapids

State: Iowa

Country: United States

Category: Information Technology

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Date Posted:

2019-11-10-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498-0505 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies– Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.

Do you want to be part of a new, exciting initiative to combine foundational IT with new digital technologies? Our Digital Technology team is driving business efficiencies and a better customer experience by connecting technologies, people, information and processes. From making aircraft more electric, intelligent and integrated to building new software platforms such as Internet of Things, big data, artificial intelligence, and blockchain, there’s no better place to be right now than in digital. If you’re an agile thinker who enjoys utilizing modern technology to make big improvements, then you’re a perfect fit for this team. Join Collins Aerospace to help us revolutionize the aerospace industry today!Do you want to be part of a new, exciting initiative to combine foundational IT with new digital technologies?Our Digital Technology team is driving business efficiencies and a better customer experience by connecting technologies, people, information and processes. From making aircraft more electric, intelligent and integrated to building new software platforms such as Internet of Things, big data, artificial intelligence, and blockchain, there’s no better place to be right now than in digital. If you’re an agile thinker who enjoys utilizing modern technology to make big improvements, then you’re a perfect fit for this team. Join Collins Aerospace to help us revolutionize the aerospace industry today!

Role Overview:

This position requires a seasoned professional in IT Security and Compliance who independently implements security controls, analyzes and implements IT security devices and systems, and regulates network access. The Cybersecurity Specialist will be responsible for a wide range of security responsibilities, with a focus on planning, analyzing and deploying solutions on premise while also considering cloud solutions in AWS or Azure. The professional is expected to work within cross-functional project teams and is responsible for the overall health and performance of a system, while frequently working with technology providers and developers to deliver and maintain secure solutions. The cybersecurity Specialist is expected to operate and perform at the highest levels of confidentiality and integrity.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, test, integrate, implement and document information security solutions for all OSI model layers such as (but not limited to) proxies, remote access, firewalls/gateways and intrusion detection/prevention systems of moderate to high complexity

  • Apply security policies to meet security objectives of the system

  • Analyze current cybersecurity features, integrate new security features into existing infrastructures, and help to resolve integration and testing issues

  • Implement system security measures in accordance with established procedures to ensure confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, and non-repudiation

  • Serve as a security technical lead on enterprise IT projects through the creation and implementation of detailed designs, as well as a security liaison while working with other security experts to identify and remediate security concerns during project implementation

  • Properly document all systems security implementation plans, operations, and maintenance activities and update as necessary

  • Subject Matter Expert on all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction

  • Support complex operational tasks that are assigned as part of project implementation

  • Assess adequate access controls based on principles of least privilege and need-to-know

  • Perform detailed troubleshooting in support of system remediation efforts

  • Act as security representative for cross-functional troubleshooting teams to aggressively identify and correct enterprise issues

  • Mitigate/correct security deficiencies identified during security testing and/or recommend risk avoidance/acceptance for the appropriate senior leader

  • Provide cybersecurity recommendations to leadership based on significant threats and vulnerabilities

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a strong understanding of TCP/IP networking principles and secure coding practices

  • Must be able to obtain a security clearance

  • Must be able to independently own, lead and drive security projects to completion

  • Must be a team player willing to engage and work with other team members

  • Must be able to professionally frame risk management decisions, and work with leadership to determine best course of action for securely moving the business forward

  • Must be able to professionally communicate security concerns and positions to non-security and/or non-technical audience

  • Must have experience with Windows and Unix-based operating systems

Desired Qualifications

  • Security certifications (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, GIAC, AWS Cloud Architect/Security, or Microsoft 365/Azure Security)

Basic Qualifications:

  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience.In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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United Technologies Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other federally protected class.

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