IT Security Administrator

Accretive Solutions’ Consulting Practice has been engaged by one of its clients to recruit an IT Security Administrator to join their team, located in Troy, Michigan.


This position will work closely with the client’s Managed Security Services Provider and other outsourced service provides to detect and respond to security threats. The ideal candidate will be highly passionate about information security and learning new skills while focusing on increasingly improving the SOC’s processes and ability to deliver new services.

• Proactively identify information security threats to the client using SIEM technology/other security tools
• Participate in minor incident response activities while working with the client’s outsourced providers
• Assist in coordinating remediation efforts of security vulnerabilities across the client’s support towers
• Participate in SIEM tuning efforts with the client’s Managed Services Provider
• Identify and document process improvements through creation of knowledge base articles


• Minimum of 2 years of Cyber Security experience, preferably working in a SOC or CIRT environment
• In depth knowledge of Information Security detection and response best practices
• Technical proficiency in security event logging, network communication, basic Window and/or Linux system administration
• basic understanding of malware analysis
• basic understanding of application security
• Intermediate knowledge of information security systems such as AV, proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS, router/switch
• Ability to successfully interface with other internal and external teams
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Security +, SANS certification or other entry to mid-level security certification
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a subject area relevant to information security
• Experience in automotive or other manufacturing environments


If you, or someone you know, meet these requirements and are interested in learning more about this exciting career opportunity, please contact John Young at and include an updated resume/CV.

Corporate Statement: 

Accretive Solutions is a national professional services firm providing Consulting, Staffing, and Outsourcing solutions to a wide variety of organizations from start-ups to the Fortune 500. We specialize in solving problems in Accounting & Finance, Governance & Compliance, Information Technology and Business Transformation.
We pride ourselves on providing challenging and rewarding work that accentuates the skill and experience of our talented team of consultants. Once our clients meet our people, they don’t forget our name.
We offer our contract consultants a competitive compensation package, and opportunities for career growth and development.
Accretive Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Date: 

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 21:00

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