Information Security Operations: Kiewit Technology Group

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Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Omaha, NE, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79168

Position Summary: The Analyst - Information Security Operations, will be a technical resource assisting Kiewit Technology Group teams in driving information security technologies and standards for our organization.   The primary responsibility of this position is the daily monitoring, review and resolution of security events.  This position will also contribute towards the creation of some technical information security documentation, and provide oversight of new and existing policies, standards and practices, ensuring the underlying policies and procedures are supported. This position will report to the Information Security Supervisor within the Kiewit Technology Group.  The Information Security Operations team supports several enterprise tools and systems that are the backbone for many of the critical applications and business processes.  The Information Security Operations team ensures and enhances the availability, reliability and accessibility of Information Security systems and tools, and demonstrates Kiewit’s Information Technology (IT) department’s vision and alignment to the business objectives and strategy.

Location: 12720 I Street, Omaha, NE 68137

Responsibilities:
• Supporting role in securing Kiewit systems and data from potential threats or compromise
• Actively participates in security threat monitoring, attack methods, and incident response
• Cross-department collaboration and communication to ensure appropriate processes, procedures and tools are installed, monitored, and effectively operating and alerting
• Strategy, planning, and operational excellence through continuous improvement and automation
• Provides guidance and awareness of secure solutions and requirements
• Ensure monitoring of alerts and logs from enterprise security tools such as firewalls, IDS, anti-virus, data loss protection (DLP) and vulnerability scanners
• Document and conform to processes related to security monitoring and detection
• Prioritize workflow; addressing technical and non-technical escalations and satisfaction
• Perform cyber news analysis, security awareness training and recommend new analytic methods for detecting threats
• Participate in knowledge sharing with other analysts to develop various levels of skill sets on the team
• Interface with technical personnel and other teams as required
• Support the information security function within the company as needed
• Stay informed and educated on security industry trends, potential threats and vulnerabilities

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree in computer related field such as Information Assurance, Computer Science, Mathematics or Engineering (equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered)
• 1-3 years related work experience required in Information Technology
• 1 year related work experience required in system administration, software development, security operations, or risk and governance
• Experience with Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) and other cloud centric security applications, preferred
• Understanding of security related technologies such as cryptography, IPsec, PKI, VPNs, firewalls, proxy services, DNS, access lists, and application vulnerabilities, preferred
• History of using open source tools to solve problems. Either early on or at scale, preferred
• Familiarity with tools used in security operations, incident response, and forensics, preferred
• Natural curiosity, and a desire to continually learn and improve
• Familiarity in working with APIs for data collection
• Experience collecting and using data to build compelling or engaging visuals
• Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools, preferred
• Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
• Good interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
• Must be able to identify issues, obtain relevant information, relate and compare data from different sources, and identify alternative solutions
• Must be able to provide guidance and feedback to help an employee or groups of employees strengthen their knowledge, skills and abilities to accomplish a task or solve a problem
• Must have the ability to write technical information in a clear and concise manner and to be able to convey information appropriately for a variety of audiences
• Must be highly motivated, self-starting and self-directed with the ability to multi-task, work independently and as a part of multiple teams
• Knowledge of the system development life cycle and configuration management
• Ability to work off-hours when required and be part of an on-call rotation.

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Information Security, Engineer, Operations, Security, Technology, Engineering

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