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Senior Cyber Security Administrator - Kiewit Technology Group


Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 158541 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Information Technology 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

The Senior Cybersecurity Administrator role, will be a technical resource assisting Kiewit Technology Group teams in driving information security technologies and standards for our organization.

The purpose of this position is primarily to support several enterprise security tools and systems that are the backbone for many of Kiewit’s critical applications and business processes.  The primary responsibility of this position is the daily administration of Information Security related applications and systems.  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 while ensuring the underlying policies and procedures are supported. This position will report to the Cybersecurity Administration Manager within the Kiewit Technology Group.  The Cybersecurity Administration 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.

District Overview

Kiewit Technology Group (KTG) builds solutions to enable and support a $12.5 billion company. Our mission is to deliver project schedule and cost certainty by employing technology designed by and for the construction industry. Our team deploys technology solutions to the field and home office departments that increase profitability by maximizing the way we use our people and resources in daily operations. KTG uses systems and tools that manage every part of Kiewit’s business and lifecycle of a project to improve planning and day-to-day execution in the field by giving our people real-time data to make faster, smarter decisions. When you join KTG, you will make an impact on the critical work we do every day. 


This position will be hybrid and based out of our Kiewit Business Center at 12720 I Street, Omaha NE  68137 This is a shared service center in a professional office setting.


  • A strong fundamental knowledge of how servers, networks and applications work
  • The ability to augment the knowledge of how things work with infosec principles resulting in a secure, reliable and functional solution
  • Frequently works with the Security Operations team to design and implement solutions utilized by end users and various support teams
  • Knowledge and experience of administration of operating systems (Windows Server and Endpoint, some Linux knowledge preferred)
  • Knowledge and experience with scripting/automation tools such as Powershell or Python
  • 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
  • Prioritize workflow; addressing technical and non-technical escalations and satisfaction
  • Participate in knowledge sharing with other administrators 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


  • 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)
  • 5+ years related work experience required in Information Technology
  • Related work experience required in system administration, software development, security operations, or risk and governance a plus
  • Professional certifications such as CompTIA Network+, Security+, CISSP, CISM, OSCP or GIAC a plus
  • Understanding of security related technologies such as cryptography, IPsec, PKI, VPNs, firewalls, proxy services, DNS, access lists, and application vulnerabilities
  • Familiarity with tools used in security operations, incident response, and forensics
  • Natural curiosity, and a desire to continually learn and improve
  • Experience collecting and using data to build compelling or engaging visuals is a plus
  • Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools
  • 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
  • Ability to work off-hours when required and be part of an on-call rotation.




Other requirements:


  • Regular, reliable attendance .
  • Work productively and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees and others; individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively.


We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.


We are 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.

There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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