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Security Position at Purdue University
From: "Hedrick, Gregory W" <hedrick () PURDUE EDU>
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 10:25:39 -0500
Purdue University has an open position for an IT Security and Privacy
Analyst in West Lafayette, Indiana.
Some community facts and opportunities include historic districts
featuring homes and shopping, state-of-the-art industries, excellent
public and private schools, and over 200 different restaurants. More
than 54 different nationalities are represented in the community,
creating a rich cosmopolitan atmosphere that offers many different
cultural events. In addition, Lafayette is just an hour from
Indianapolis to the southeast, and 2 hours from Chicago to the
Listed below is the job description/qualifications and information on
how to apply for this opportunity.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Computer
Technology, Information Security, or related field. Business degree with
IT coursework will be considered. One year of experience in any of the
following: second tier security customer support or security
applications support; operating system support; or security consulting.
Consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related
education and required work experience. Excellent oral, written, and
interpersonal communication skills. Analysis, decision making, problem
solving, and customer service skills. Basic understanding of security
Security tools and technologies research and design in a large diverse
systems environment, security testing, or security risk assessment
experience. Security regulatory compliance (i.e., HIPAA, GLBA)
familiarity. Programming skills such as C, PERL, shell scripting as well
as a working knowledge of computer networking configurations and
associated protocol suites. CISSP or GIAC certification.
Provide incident response and remediation support, customer support, and
operational support of security tools and technologies. Evaluate,
design, and help develop technical security solutions to improve or
implement security best practices. Continually evaluate existing
security processes and recommend improvements and maintain existing or
new documentation as needed. Research and help develop security
policies, procedures, guidelines and training material as required.
Perform information security reviews or testing, security risk
assessments, and security consulting for all Purdue campuses as
A check of criminal conviction records will be made for employment in
For consideration submit resume and apply online at: www.purdue.edu/jobs
and reference the posting number 1059.271.0608
Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative
Action Employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
Greg Hedrick, CISSP
Manager, Security Services
hedrick () purdue edu
- Security Position at Purdue University Hedrick, Gregory W (Feb 28)