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Cyber Security Technician


Cleveland, OH, US, 44115

Company:  1100-Applied Industrial Technologies

Join one of the best companies to work for in Northeast Ohio. Applied Industrial Technologies is a 19-time winner of the NorthCoast 99 best places to work in Cleveland. Headquartered in Midtown Cleveland, we are a Fortune 1000 company listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: AIT). With $3.5 billion in annual sales we are one of the largest industrial distributors in the world.

Benefits include: health, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, free secured parking, onsite fitness center, cafeteria, tuition reimbursement, bonus opportunity and career development opportunities.  

We are seeking a Cyber Security Technician to actively participate in the IT Cybersecurity and Operations Department troubleshooting and administering the day-to-day security operations of infrastructure, systems and servers. This is a fast-paced, high performing, and collaborative environment. This role will assist with coordinating activities and projects, as well as setup and troubleshooting.

Required skills & experience:
    1+ yr proven experience in at least 2 of the following areas:
            - IT standards, procedures, and policies
            - Firewall configuration and troubleshooting
            - Setup and management of VPN tunnels both fixed and user based
            - Strong understanding of networking and systems protocols
            - Endpoint protection and remediation activities
    Written and verbal communication skills, including English grammar
    Analytical and troubleshooting skills, responsiveness, creativity, ability to plan and organize
    Multi-tasking, meet/exceed time lines, budget, and quality standards
    High school diploma or equivalent. Some college / degree preferred

Preferred skills & experience:
    Linux and base understanding of other UNIX flavors
    Intrusion Protection Systems and/or other edge devices
    Mobile Device Management (MDM) administration
    Vulnerability and patch management
    Risk assessment processes
    Understanding of the importance and techniques for user awareness
    Authentication. SSO / Provisioning
    Load-Balancers and Web Content Filtering
    Understanding of scripting languages and purpose
    Familiarity with security and compliance standards like NIST, ISO, PCI
    Performing security incident response activities
    Infosec certifications preferred (CISSP, GIAC, Security+)

Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT)  is a leading industrial distributor that offers more than 6.5 million parts to serve the needs of MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied® provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. Applied also offers storeroom services and inventory management solutions that provide added value to our customers.


We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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