IT Operational Security Specialist

Job Description

Individuals in this specialty primarily apply their technical skills in services supporting service products using assets and reference architectures and will have expertise in implementing and deploying Infrastructure & Endpoint Security services, including for mobile devices.  IT Specialists will build proof-of concepts, build and execute implementation plans, testing plans and deployment plans with security technology and security solutions to address client requirements.

Key areas of Specific Responsibilities:-

Responsible for deploying and configuring operational security tools for patch management, security incident event management, and user access governance.

Job Locations:-

1. Austin, Texas
2. Raleigh, North Carolina



United States

State / Province


City / Township / Village


IBM Business Group


Primary job category

IT Specialist

Secondary Job Category

Services Specialist

Role ( Job Role )

Security Services Specialist

Employment Type


Contract type


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 2 years experience in IT security, deployment of security tools such as Nessus, IBM Endpoint Manager, QRadar, Active Directory, Identity and Access Management, Unix scripting, Linux security, Transport layer Security (TLS) and Encryption
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills in English. 
  • Proven ability to problem solving and drive issues to resolution

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • None

Eligibility Requirements

  • None

Required Education

Bachelor’s Degree

Preferred Education

Master’s Degree

Travel Required

No Travel

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?


EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


Leave a Reply