Desktop Security EngineerChicago, IL

ABOUT US

At HUB International, we are a team of entrepreneurs. We believe in empowering our clients, and we do so by protecting businesses and individuals in our local communities. We help businesses evaluate their risks and develop solutions tailored to their needs. We believe in empowering our employees. As a global firm, we offer employees resources in both technology and industry expertise, but we still maintain the local flavor of our offices. Our structure enables our teams to maintain their own unique, regional culture while leveraging support and resources from our corporate centers of excellence.

HUB is the 5th largest global insurance and employee benefits broker, providing a boundaryless array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. With over 17,000 employees in more than 550 offices throughout North America, HUB has grown substantially, in part due to our industry leading success in mergers and acquisitions.

DESKTOP SECURITY ENGINEER

An established and growing enterprise organization is seeking an experienced and dedicated Desktop Security Engineer to join our team and take charge of ensuring the security and integrity of our systems. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in vulnerability and desktop security management, with the ability to conduct investigations, prioritize patches, and guide both junior team members and management on vulnerability-related matters. Excellent time management and communication skills are required.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough investigations into vulnerabilities across hundreds of machines, thousands of patches, and various operating systems including Windows, MacOS, and virtual servers.

  • Utilize Microsoft tools such as InTune and SCCM for deploying packages, as well as Tanium as the main vulnerability platform for patching, scanning, and monitoring.

  • Keep abreast of industry developments and vendor alerts to proactively identify and address potential vulnerabilities.

  • Collaborate with the security team to review and prioritize vulnerability data, guiding efforts on where to concentrate resources both in the short term and long term.

  • Assist in minor vendor interactions and work closely with end users to remotely assess machines for vulnerabilities.

  • Maintain a consistent patching schedule while remaining flexible to address out-of-scope vulnerabilities.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a dedicated vulnerability management and desktop security professional, not just exposure through service desk roles.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft tools, particularly InTune and SCCM, for package deployment.

  • Familiarity with Tanium or similar vulnerability platforms for patching, scanning, and monitoring desired

  • Strong understanding of desktops, laptops, virtual servers, and MacOS systems.

  • Excellent investigative skills with a logical and problem-solving mindset.

  • Ability to digest complex data and prioritize actions effectively.

  • Keen awareness of industry trends and vendor alerts, serving as an extension of the security team.

  • Experience with Sentinel One and Qualys desired but not required

  • Familiarity with hardware components relevant to vulnerability management.

  • Previous experience guiding junior team members and providing guidance to management on vulnerability-related matters.

Although hybrid to a local HUB office is desirable, this position is open to remote candidates.

JOIN OUR TEAM

Do you believe in the power of innovation, collaboration, and transformation? Do you thrive in a supportive and client focused work environment? Are you looking for an opportunity to help build and drive change in a rapidly growing and evolving organization? When you join HUB, you will be part of a community of learners and doers focused on helping our leaders maximize the potential of their employees.

Disclosure required under applicable municipal regulations in NY and NJ, as well as the law in Colorado: The expected salary range for this position is $115,000 to $125,000 and will be impacted by factors such as the successful candidate’s skills, experience and working location, as well as the specific position’s business line, scope and level. HUB International is proud to offer comprehensive benefit and total compensation packages which could include health/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, FSA, HSA and 401(k) accounts, paid-time-off benefits, and eligible bonuses, equity and commissions for some positions.

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Required Experience: 5-7 years of relevant experience

Required Travel: Negligible

Required Education: Bachelor's degree (4-year degree)

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