IT Systems Engineer (Security)


Austin, TX, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 02/13/2021
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  • Company Address: 98 San Jacinto Suite 550, Austin, TX, TX 78701

About Workrise

Developer of on-demand workforce management and hiring platform intended to connect independent contractors, matching vendors, and operators with the workforce which will get the job done in time. The company's platform provides a large network of qualified, insured, compliant contractors as well as service providers across all upstream, midstream, and downstream operations in every oil and gas basin, enabling clients to hire quickly, track contractor compliance and minimize administrative work.

Job Description

RigUp is changing the way work is done in the energy industry. Each one of our teams exists to move us closer to our north star -- “to empower the people who power the world.” The IT team at RigUp provides both strategic IT vision and enterprising solutions for RigUp staff in support of the company’s mission. 
RigUp is hiring an IT Systems Engineer that will be responsible for ensuring the operational availability of RigUp’s security systems. Our ideal candidate for this role will be someone who utilizes business knowledge and solid technical experience of security best practices to provide a secure environment for the business
Sound like you? Then keep reading.

What you’ll be doing:

    • Coordinate all aspects of setting up new IT systems and controls
    • Performs configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure, network, and security solutions
    • Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met 
    • Stands up the necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs
    • Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure
    • Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, and security
    • Optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate 
    • Performs root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions
    • Maintains, upgrades, and supports existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability 

What you should have:

    • Strong communication skills in order to work with both IT specialists and non-IT employees
    • Ability to keep abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems
    • Ability to develop and deliver multi-mode communications that conveys a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
    • Experience with:
    • Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM)
    • Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
    • Scripting / API calls
    • Networking / IDS / IPS / Firewalls
    • IAM
    • Okta
    • BetterCloud
    • GSuite administration
    • Google Cloud Platform
    • Office365
    • Jamf / Intune / Google MDM
    • Cisco Meraki Firewalls and Access Points


      • Flexible PTO policy
      • 401k Program with 4% match
      • Fully paid employee health insurance for employee
      • Open office space in the heart of downtown Austin
RigUp, a digital platform bringing modern workforce and vendor management to underserved industries, is one of the fastest growing companies in Austin. Founded in 2014, RigUp initially focused on the energy industry – empowering contract workers in oil and gas, solar, and wind to take home more pay for the same work, with better insurance and benefit options. The RigUp solution has expanded into equipment and vendor management, as well as on-demand, app-based service fulfillment, bringing cost savings and operational efficiencies to energy companies across the United States. Recent expansion will bring the RigUp platform to additional, energy-adjacent industries that rely on contract labor.
As a world-class employer, RigUp is committed to providing an environment where any and all people feel welcome, respected, and free to be their authentic selves. We welcome applicants of all gender identities, sexual orientation, educational background, religion, ethnicities, veteran status, and citizenships. We’d love to learn what you can add to our team!

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.