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Information Security Specialist

Bristol, IN 46507, USA; Spartan Motors USA, 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD, Charlotte, Michigan, United States of America Req #312
Thursday, July 9, 2020
Spartan Motors embodies a lean culture - not just a lean manufacturing process - to ensure everything from our product planning, to our engineering protocol, to our final assembly and finish processes are highly efficient and carry with them the demand for continuous improvement. 
Although publicly traded, we're entrepreneurial in spirit and carry the core beliefs that hard work and accountability pay off.  We take personal pride in every vehicle we build, every partnership we secure, every process we advance, and every owner and driver we empower to command their road.

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • 401(k)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Dependent Scholarships
  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Holiday Pay
  • Vacation Pay
  • Purchased Vacation
  • Employee Assistance Program


The Information Security Specialist position will participate in threat hunting activities; is a member of the Cyber Incident Response Team; and will lead or participate in projects to reduce Risk and achieve/maintain compliance with regulations and standards. Strong communication skils and critical thinking are a must. Another critical ability is to learn, and then use effectively and efficiently, processes and technologies.




·         Working with Business and Information Technology associates

·         Monitoring security devices, network devices, network traffic and servers for Indicators of Compromise

·         Evaluating and responding to Information Security incidents and leading Incident Response as needed

·         Keeping current with the threat environment for Spartan Motors, Inc.

·         Author, edit, manage and enforce Information Security policies, standards, processes

·         Effectively and efficiently communicate with all levels of the business and with Audit and Information Technology associates

·         Assess and report weaknesses in applications, servers and endpoints and correct when directed

·         Assess and report any weakness or gaps in security devices or environment and correct when directed

·         Assist with achieving and maintaining compliance with regulations and standards (NHTSA, PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA/HITECH,ISO)

·         Lead or participate in meetings and develop and deliver presentations

·         Other tasks as assigned




·         A degree in Information Security preferred or a Bachelor’s degree and relative experience

·         Minimum of 1 year relevant experience

·         Security+, CISSP or related certifications preferred 

·         Proven Skills, Knowledge, and Ability of:

o   Vulnerability Assessment tools and techniques (Required)

o   Security Incident Event Management (Required)

o   Penetration Testing/Ethical Hacking (Preferred)

·         Understanding of applicable data privacy practices and laws

·         Competence with testing tools and procedures for voice and data circuits

·         Advanced level user on Microsoft Office applications

·         Capable of comprehensive listening (understanding the message(s) that is being communicated)

·         Commitment to excellent customer service

·         Flexible and adaptable in regards to learning and understanding new technologies

·         Adept at conducting research into issues and products

·         Strong and consistent attention to detail

·         Able to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

·         Self-motivated with the ability to stay on task

·         Versatile, flexible, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities

·         Creative and innovative team player

·         Strong:

o   Communication skills, verbal and written

o   Interpersonal skills

o   Organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

·         Experience in training users of all levels to be proficient using computer-based applications

·         Proficiency with Microsoft Office

·         Experience with mobile devices (cell phones, smart phones, tablets)

This job description is intended to outline those functions typically performed by individuals assigned to this classification.  This description is not intended to be all - inclusive or to limit the discretionary authority of supervisors to assign other tasks of similar nature or level of responsibility.  Spartan Motors reserves the right to change or assign to this position as required.

Spartan Motors Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, Veteran status or disability. 

Other details

  • Job Family IT
  • Job Function SGA
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Bristol, IN 46507, USA
  • Spartan Motors USA, 1541 REYNOLDS ROAD, Charlotte, Michigan, United States of America