Cybersecurity - Systems Administrator
Location: Buffalo Grove
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Our National IT Services department supports every part of our
organization from Finance and Project Management to Logistics,
Operations, Warehouse and more. Our team of IT managers, analysts,
specialists and service desk technicians drive innovation and lend
their expertise to our people across the entire company, building
careers that are both challenging and rewarding.
As a Cybersecurity Specialist, you will serve as an expert for
supporting ALDIs Security and Business Continuity operations. You
will be a part of an already established team, conducting
information security assessments including penetration testing and
vulnerability management, for internal and external solutions. The
ideal candidate will have experience working with penetration
testing, forensics and security monitoring tools such as; Linux
security tools, Forensics, Shodan, SIEM, etc. Candidates must be
able to use security assessment methodologies and demonstrate
superior business acumen, written and verbal communication skills.
The ideal candidate must have a technical aptitude, a strong
understanding of systems and networking technologies. Additionally,
the ideal candidate must be detailed oriented, experienced in
identifying vulnerabilities, exposures, and implement remediation
actions accordingly. ALDI is looking for someone who works well in
a team setting and brings a positive energy. ALDI encourages
employee growth and development, as this is a key component to our
working culture. Come grow your career with us.
Position Type: Full-Time
Work Location:Aurora, IL
This role is eligible to participate in ALDIs Hybrid Work Program,
which allows remote work up to 3 days per week(i.e., work remotely
up to 3 days per week; work in-office at least 2 days per week)
Duties and Responsibilities:
Must be able to perform duties with or without reasonable
Perform security risk assessments, troubleshoot and resolve
security incidents and requests in a timely manner, documents work
and resolution steps within service management tool.
Coordinate IT risk and security assessment workshops to drive
process maturity and continuous improvement efforts.
Participates in the overall Information Technology Infrastructure
Library (ITIL) service management processes for software and
Assists and coordinates with national and international project
delivery, including documentation, testing, training, and
deployment for software or hardware solutions.
Adheres to standards, policies, and pre-established guidelines to
perform the functions of the job.
Collaborates with team members and communicates relevant
information to direct leader.
Facilitate and manage engagements to ensure compliance with
applicable regulations (GDPR, PCI/DSS, etc.).
Perform security penetration testing and vulnerability assessments
utilizing standard Red/Blue team tools, technologies and
Upholds the security and confidentiality of documents and data
within area of responsibility.
Other duties as assigned.
ALDI Acts Competencies:
Perform within ALDI Acts competencies as outlined below.
Collaborates and Cooperates with Team: Commits to and supports a
collaborative and high-performing working environment with peers
Drives for Success: Seizes opportunities and proactively takes
concrete actions to complete tasks. Goes the extra mile and
persistently overcomes obstacles to improve outputs.
Focuses on the Customer: Seeks to understand underlying customer
needs to create value. Drives the team to maintain focus on
Plans and Prioritizes: Sets priorities and organizes information in
order to efficiently and effectively achieve positive results.
Thinks Critically and Resolves Problems: Responds to emerging
problems in an accurate and timely manner. Where possible,
leverages available resources to address situations before they
Gives attention to detail and follows instruction.
Ability to apply technical security knowledge in a Microsoft
Windows, Active Directory, and user and file permissions in a large
and complex enterprise environment.
Ability to interpret and apply company policies and procedures.
Ability to understand overall data flow from user specifications
considering all input and output, hardware, software and the
Ability to identify, troubleshoot, and resolve technical security
Ability to define minimum security controls necessary to satisfy
Ability to stay organized and multi-task efficiently.
Ability to work both independently and within a team
Develops and maintains positive relationships with internal and
Establishes goals and works toward achievement.
Effective time management; maximizes productivity.
Prepares written materials to meet purpose and audience.
Proficient with office productivity software.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Experience with and working knowledge of security tools (SIEM, NDR,
EDR, XDR, FTK, Penetration testing, etc.) preferred.
Education and Experience:
Bachelors Degree or a combination of education and experience
providing equivalent knowledge required.
Prior experience with applicable infrastructure or security
Work is performed in an office environment where a computer and
other office equipment are used as needed to perform duties.
Regularly required to sit, reach, grasp, stand and move from one
area to another.
Constantly and repeatedly use keyboard/mouse.
Occasionally required to push, pull, bend, lift and move up to 50
Occasionally required to handle small computer components to
Regularly required to read and identify small status listings,
markings and components.
International & Domestic travel required.
Up to 10%ALDI offers competitive wages and benefits, including:
- 401(k) Plan
- Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- PerkSpot National Employee Discount Program In addition,
eligible employees are offered:
- Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision Insurance
- Generous Vacation Time & 7 Paid Holidays
- Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
- Life, Dependent Life and AD&D Insurance
- Voluntary Term Life InsuranceClick here to learn more about the
benefits ALDI has to offer
ALDI is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and
applicants. As a proud Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), we do not
discriminate based on race, color, national origin, ancestry,
citizenship status, religion, sex, sexual stereotyping, sexual
orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age,
marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition,
genetic information, military or veteran status, pregnancy (which
includes pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to
pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), or any other protected
characteristic. Employment may be contingent upon ALDI's receipt of
an acceptable and job-related drug test, motor vehicle report,
and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by
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