IT Security Engineer

United States (Remote)
Applications are considered on a rolling basis


Endeavour has an exciting opportunity for an IT Security Engineer to join our core crew, working directly with the Strategic Development team and Endeavour’s Founder.

Endeavour is the main hub—a self-sustaining incubation platform—within a larger ecosystem focused on sustainable infrastructure. It provides the space, time, and all necessary resources to take advanced technologies from ideation through development to launch. Because of Endeavour’s unique business model and ability to cut through red tape, work progresses quickly. As the IT Security Engineer in this fast-paced and dynamic environment, you will be responsible for contributing towards and implementing the company’s IT security infrastructure strategy.

The IT Security Engineer needs to be agile, professional, and comfortable in a rapidly changing environment. The right person is trustworthy with confidential information, highly organized, self-motivated, has excellent communication skills, can think strategically, and works equally as well independently as with a team. Endeavour values efficiency and strives to maintain very smooth operations. The way we achieve this is by empowering our people, by providing autonomy and flexibility in the way we work, by developing a habit of constant, open communication, and by creating a culture of excellence, appreciation, trust, and respect.

The IT Security Engineer is a vital member of Endeavour’s Operations team. We are looking for someone who is self-driven and can take the initiative to develop and implement security measures across the Endeavour organization. A successful IT Security Engineer will stay current on security threats in the industry, understand and resolve security weak points within the organization, and develop a culture of security awareness across all employees.

Reports to:
Director, Technology & Operations

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Director, Technology & Operations on defining IT infrastructure strategy, architecture, and processes.
  • Strengthen and formalize security processes both within the security team and with other supporting resources.
  • Oversee and manage security projects including design, implementation, and integration of new or upgraded technologies.
  • Manage industry best practice guidance and security hardening guidelines for all technologies.
  • Manage the Identity and Access Management (IAM) Program, including access requests and attestation.
  • Working closely with many cross-functional teams to communicate and integrate control requirements (IT, General Counsel, HR, Finance, others, etc.).
  • Managing all internal and external security compliance engagement activities.
  • Managing, documenting, and communicating compliance requirements, timelines, and road map to supporting teams and leadership.
  • Integrating ongoing changes to laws, regulations, and NIST frameworks as required into daily activities.
  • Leads the effort to develop, enhance and implement security training program based on established policies.
  • Providing ongoing guidance and consultation to the organization to promote a progressive and sustainable Security Awareness Program.
  • Communicating the compliance posture and effectiveness to management on a scheduled basis.
  • Developing and working with supporting teams to design and implement an automated control strategy and exception reporting process.
  • Support Endeavour personnel by responding to IT support tickets.
  • Work on IT Projects including, but not limited to:
             -  IT Monitoring and Alarming
             -  MS Endpoint Manager rollout
             -  LastPass rollout and adoption
             -  Office networking design and implementation
             -  Policy and Help Documentation

Education and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience working in IT/Security operations
  • 3+ years of experience with Microsoft 365 Office
  • Base certifications in the security industry. Examples: CCNA, MC-IPAA/MC-IAAA/MC-SOAA, CCSP, Security+
  • Professional Security Certification (e.g., CISSP, GIAC, CISM) a plus

Specific Skills / Abilities

  • Experience with multi-factor authentication, intrusion detection, and managing threat intelligence.
  • Industry knowledge of border testing, security policies, DR procedures & policies, remediation strategies, and risk assessment are required.
  • Strong knowledge of IT controls, including security concepts and terminology related to applications, databases, operating systems, and IT operations.
  • Ability & desire to learn new product lines and technologies quickly & efficiently.
  • Strong decision-making skills and excellent analytical ability.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage several IT projects at once.
  • Ability to lead and manage technical personnel.
  • Strong self-directed work habits, exhibiting initiative, drive, creativity, maturity, self-assurance, and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete work to given quality standards by agreed-upon deadlines.
  • Strong written communication skills, demonstrating the ability to write with purpose, clarity, and accuracy.

Great Place to Work

  • A fast-paced, entrepreneurial culture focused on innovation
  • A flexible, autonomous work environment
  • A culture of respect, learning, and excellence
  • Experienced, highly talented experts as team peers
  • Growth and travel opportunities
  • Be part of a team of change-makers having a significant impact on real people around the world

About Endeavour

Endeavour is taking on global challenges, and to create the appropriate global solutions is not easy. Our teams work extremely hard because we believe in Endeavour’s mission: to guarantee clean water and renewable energy to everyone, everywhere by decentralizing infrastructure, developing new technologies, & deploying energy, water, and waste treatment solutions that are more profitable than those that currently exist. We are a group of passionate change-makers who want to leave the world better than the way we found it. Endeavour prides itself on hiring talented, highly motivated people because that’s what our mission requires. There is a strong sense of camaraderie between good-natured people who bring their A-game to work every day to make a difference. To work at Endeavour is to know that you are part of something special—something bigger than yourself.

Today, we’re deploying solutions that are immediately scalable and profitable, including EV charging, data center cooling, and waste to fuel systems. As we look to the future, Endeavour intends to remain at the forefront of innovation, taking on grander challenges based on the needs of our clients and of local economies. We hope that our Sustainable Habitat for Innovation with a Purpose (SHIP) will be a model that inspires people and businesses to #jointhejourney so that together we can combine the best of what technology and the natural world can offer to ensure a regenerative/sustainable world for generations to come.

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