Security Systems Specialist - Boulder, CO

  • Boulder, CO
  • Posted 51 days ago | Updated moments ago


On Site
USD 103,875.00 - 166,200.00 per year
Full Time


Dell PowerEdge
Physical security
Microsoft Operating Systems
Operating systems
Incident management
Project delivery
Technical writing
Access control
Computer networking
Cyber security
Software deployment
Apache Velocity
Windows PowerShell
Cisco Certifications

Job Details

Position Summary

As a Security Systems Specialist, you will be an expert in managing electronic security installation projects. This role will focus on maintaining large-scale fault-tolerant systems. This role will ensure equipment serving the physical security applications are reliable and accessible. The following will be the responsibilities:
  • Responsible for overseeing security vendors that are delivering security projects
  • Work with a team of other program managers
  • Manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Schedule and manage weekly coordination calls with the security team to make sure the project was delivered on time
  • Review the security design and make sure it meets customer standards
  • Track schedule and performance
  • Troubleshoot server related issues as it pertains to Windows Server and Linux operating systems
  • Work with networking teams to diagnose and isolate issues as it pertains to network connectivity to servers
  • Create solutions/scripts that automate mass configuration changes or updates to the servers.
  • Document system architectures and automated solutions to be reviewed by security teams
  • Interface with internal technical teams such as engineers, network administrators, site reliability engineers, cybersecurity teams, etc.
  • Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services-from inception and design, through to deployment, operation and refinement.
  • Maintain services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
  • Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
  • Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems

Specific position requirements are as follows:
  • High school diploma with 10+ years of experience required
  • Travel may be up to 25%, but much less in most cases
  • Must have 5+ years of security project delivery experience
  • Must be well versed in security technology and security design practices
  • Engineering degree is a plus
  • PMP certification is a plus
  • PSP certification is a plus
  • Experience with Smartsheet and PlanGrid are a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Required Progressive Experience:
  • 3-5 years experience managing the configuration and maintenance of enterprise level servers
  • 3-5 years experience troubleshooting network related issues
  • 2-3 years experience in automating configuration and maintenance of enterprise level servers through powershell, python, or other languages
  • 2-3 years experience in configuration and maintenance of server level operating systems such as Windows Server or Linux
  • 2-3 years experience creating technical documentation that covers any of the following: System topologies, communication paths, instructional playbooks, etc.

Preferred Experience:
  • 3-5 years experience managing physical security systems such as CCTV or Access control systems
  • CCNA Certification or similar networking certifications
  • Familiarity working with Dell Poweredge servers

We offer an excellent benefits package including
  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • Paid-time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Military Reserve pay offset
  • Paid maternity leave

Pay Range: $103,875 - $166,200

Application Deadline Date: 06/28/2024

  • Exposure to computer screens for an extended period.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
  • Have finger dexterity to manipulate objects with fingers rather than whole hands or arms, for example, using a keyboard.
  • Listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
  • Identify and understand the speech of another person.



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