Security Specialist in Jacksonville, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

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Job #:  1006233

Security Specialist – 100% REMOTE

Apex is hiring a Security Specialist. This will be a one year contract to hire opportunity with one of our healthcare clients. For early consideration, please forward your resume to Brion Beavers at
Job Responsibilities:
  • Accountable for provisioning to ensure all users in the organization have the appropriate levels of access to applications, systems and data resources.
  • Must have advanced proficiency with RACF, TSO and tools used to administer security on the mainframe
  • Must have advanced proficiency with Active Directory groups and user accounts, Windows folder structures and folder security.
  • Must have advanced proficiency of UNIX/Linux security and tools used to administer security in these environments using UNIX Command Line.
  • Must have advanced proficiency of LDAP groups and user accounts and tools used to administer security in this environment.
  • Must have advanced proficiency with database security and tools used to administer security within the various databases, e.g., UDB, DB2, SQL and Oracle.
  • Must demonstrate expertise with security management tools and provisioning using internal application provisioning interfaces.
  • Creates or maintains application scripts
  • Uses application specific tools to create or manage application security.
  • Writing scripts using SQL or PowerShell
  • Responsible for the end-to-end completion of security requests, with accuracy and attention to relevant details, including documentation and tracking of all work / tasks.
  • Accountable for daily follow-up of all open security work requests including collaborating with other IT and business areas to ensure timely completion/resolution and obtainment of appropriate approval levels.
  • Interfaces with users to understand new capabilities, implement procedures, ensure security procedures have been communicated properly and are being adhered to.
  • Responsible for on-call release support.

  • Security + Certification
  • Mainframe TSO command line experience
  • Knowledgeable on Unix command line with demonstrated history dealing with commands they have provisioned with in AD
  • Database provisioning with Oracle, SQL server, or MongoDB

Nice to Have:
  • Any scripting experience is a huge +

About Apex:
For over 20 years, Apex has been connecting top professionals with positions at great companies in contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire positions. We support thousands of job openings per year at companies across North America.
As an employee of Apex, you are valued and part of the Apex family. We provide each employee with an industry-leading benefits program that is designed to support your health, your planning for the future, and your career development.
Apex offers several benefits and resources for their employees:
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision and Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401k options
  • Training and Development Programs

To learn more, visit our website:
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