Axiad IDS, Inc.

IT Specialist

IT Specialist

Axiad IDS is looking for an IT Specialist to join our team.

We are an early stage, fast-growing cybersecurity solutions company delivering higher trust identity assurance to Fortune 1000 companies and we want you to be a part of our team. As our success in the market increases we need the optimal IT infrastructure to support our growth and optimize the efficiency of our employees. This is a fantastic opportunity to engage in a positive and creative work environment that offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits (stock options, 401K, and health insurance).

Job Description

  • Your primary role will be to manage and modernize Axiad Internal IT infrastructure.

  • You will drive strategic initiatives to migrate our infrastructure to Microsoft Azure.

  • You will also be involved in testing and documenting the integration of our products in the modern IT ecosystem.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Maintain Axiad IDS IT including cloud applications (Office 365, Harvest, etc.) and local infrastructure (network, VPN, endpoints, servers, Active Directory, etc.).

  • Participate in the implementation of Axiad IDS Information Security Program.

  • Provide expertise and strategic guidance on Microsoft Azure implementation and integration with our own products.

  • Onboard/Offboard employees in Axiad IDS different IT systems.

  • Maintain IT inventory.

  • Maintain the IT lab used by our technical teams.

  • Review, optimize, and formalize IT processes.

  • Report on status and progress with concrete metrics.

  • Continuously monitor the state of the technology and report on new technical trends.

  • Test and document the integration of our products in the modern IT ecosystem.

Skills & Experience required:

  • Strong expertise with Microsoft Online Services offering: Azure, Office 365 suite, with a good understanding of the security aspects of these solutions

  • Excellent understanding of the technical fundamentals of enterprise networking. You should have a solid knowledge of technologies such as SSH, TCP/IP, IPv4 and v6, DNS, VPNs, Firewalls, Proxying.

  • Standard Enterprise IT infrastructure: LDAP, MS Active Directory, MS SQL Server / MySQL, MS IIS, Apache, Tomcat

  • Working knowledge of the Windows server/desktop operating system with some administration experience

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in an IT role

Hands-on experience with any of the following technologies is a plus:

  • PKI and smart cards (HSPD-12, FIPS 140, FIPS 201, CAC, PIV-I, and PIV-CIV)

  • Multi-Factor Authentication and Federation (One-Time-Password, Mobile Authentication, Hardware and Software tokens, OAuth, SAML)

  • Experience in running SaaS solution in cloud-based Infrastructure-as-a-Service (Azure AWS) solutions

  • Shell scripting and other interpreted languages (Perl, Ruby, Python)

  • Exposure to industry standards and compliance initiatives such as OATH, X.509, Common Criteria, PCI, SOX

 Other Information

Axiad IDS offers a competitive salary, stock options, and a full list of benefits, including health, 401K, vision and dental coverage. You will work in a fun and creative environment with talented group of individuals who have a passion for building great solutions.

Local candidates only - no relocation package available. The candidate must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship.

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