IT Security Engineer in West Lafayette, IN

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Purdue University   •  

West Lafayette, IN 47906

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit


Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago

Job Summary

As the IT Security Engineer, you will support IT teams such as database, application, virtualization, etc. to manage and maintain enterprise level IT services and tools. You will collaborate across the organization to identify and creatively solve technical issues. Your responsibilities will include capacity management, forecasting, and service optimization. You will work with the Enterprise Architects to evaluate and lead the technical transition and implementation of commercial packages along with the integration of existing services and applications. Additionally, you will provide leadership for complex problem/resolution activities and technical consultation for IT systems and services.


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Two years of experience in security, systems, application, database, web, or network administration
  • In lieu of degree, consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability, operating system administration, scripting, process automation


  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, computer technology, information security, engineering, business, or related fields
  • Experience with developing, operationalizing, and maintaining infrastructure systems, software, and data structures required to support, manage, monitor, and automate complex applications
  • Experience evaluating complex systems and underlying infrastructure at all layers including application, database, server, storage, and networking layers
  • Experience managing projects

Valid Through: 2019-10-15