Information Security Specialist
Remote | New Orleans, LA
About BIOS Technologies
BIOS Technologies is an established and proven Technology Solutions company with a 20-year track record of partnering with fast-growing and forward-thinking businesses to envision what is coming next and determine the best technology plan and support system. We empower businesses by building tailored technology strategies to connect people, reduce friction, and create new possibilities. The BIOS Technologies team finds joy in helping others use technology to transform their business.
About the role
BIOS Technologies is seeking a motivated Information Security Specialist to play an integral part in delivering an exceptional service experience to our client base.
The qualified applicant should have the ability to manage multiple tasks in an exciting, growth-minded environment while interacting professionally with clients and team members. The Information Security Specialist plays a critical role in securing IT environments by providing hands-on technical vision and leadership for developing, supporting, and monitoring cyber security initiatives. Working closely with one of the Co-Founders, the Information Security Specialist is responsible for proactively reviewing all technology and data against security breaches and vulnerabilities. This includes reviewing, remediation, and escalating all security incidents, alerts, and deficiencies. This individual will be responsible for providing technical security administrative duties for infrastructure related to firewalls, encryption, intrusion detection systems, vulnerability management, security monitoring tools, threat hunting, identity management, SIEM tool management, and even new technology like Zero Trust management. Successful Information Security Specialists are detail-oriented and thrive on teamwork.
Contribute to BIOS’ vision and direction
Provide outstanding delivery of technical solutions
Maintain industry expertise through continuous learning
Monitor networks for security breaches
Researching IT security trends
Testing and maintaining firewalls
Maintaining security software
Implementing security training
Vulnerability assessments and remediation
Backup and DR Management
Suggesting improvements for security weaknesses
Minimum 3 years of Information Security related experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including active listening, and client-care skills
Curious and detail-oriented nature
Exceptional people and problem-solving skills
Positive attitude and desire to be part of a winning team
Bonus points for:
Familiarity with Kaseya, Zero Trust Software, and SIEM Tools
CompTIA Security+, SSCP, or GSEC Certifications
Experience at a high-growth technology company
Experience in delivering high quality and innovative solutions
How we will take care of you
Everyone at BIOS Technologies is a valued team member, and we always strive to live up to our daily commitment Take Care of Each Other. Our compensation and benefits package includes:
Benefits – Employees are eligible for Medical/Dental coverage starting on day one.
Retirement - 401k with employer match
Generous PTO – Minimum 15 PTO days
Opportunity – Professional development and employee recognition
Work Environment – Client site, remote and in-office work
Team Structure – Small agile teams allow more impact and influence, with clear sight-lines to company leadership
Our Daily Commitment:
Take care of each other
See people as people
Work with passion and curiosity
Get better every day
Commit to the mission
BIOS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy status, marital status, military or protected veteran status, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above, and the scope and responsibilities are subject to change. A pre-employment background check is required as a condition of employment.
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BIOS Technologies is an established and proven Technology Solutions company with a 20 year track record of excellent customer service and extremely valuable tech leadership.