IT Security Specialist

IT Security Specialist
Coopersburg, PA

Job Description

Lutron Electronics Co., Inc has an immediate opening for a Information Technology Security Specialist.  In this position, you would be a key part of the Lutron Information Technology team. Our Corporate Information Technology group employs an exciting mix of technologies and solutions that enable our employees and customers to develop and utilize world leading lighting controls.  In this role you would be responsible for reviewing and analyzing the security logs and then reporting, escalating and remediating anomalous events. The Security Specialist will work closely with the security team and product owners to identify, analyze, manage, and mitigate a wide range of security risks.  


  • Performs day-to-day security log review and analysis in adherence with corporate requirements and industry security best practices. The log reviews include, but are not limited to, operating systems, databases, applications, networks and security applications.

  • Responsible for reporting, escalating, and remediating anomalous events based on the established protocol. The reporting, escalating and remediating will require working knowledge of protecting operating systems and networks using malware protection, firewalls and other security tools.

  • Provides meaningful Information Security metrics, which include identifying historical trends, areas of risks/gaps, violations and/or improvements.

  • Participate in root cause analysis of critical events for improving preventative and reactive processes

  • Works with Security Team to tune and maintain the log analysis/management tools in order to reduce the occurrence of false positives and improve anomalous detection capabilities.

  • Works with product owners to define requirements for logs requiring collection and review.

  • Keep abreast of current global security risks.

  • Stay aligned to Lutron’s culture and values

    • Be passionate

    • Be flexible and adaptable to changing markets

    • Be an innovative thinker

    • Be customer focused

    • Be ethical


  • A bachelor’s degree (master’s degree a plus) in computer science, information systems or related field.

  • Less than five years experience with primary responsibility in IT or Software security development and management.

  • Experience managing solutions in various environments such as end-user, server/network, DMZ, and public cloud.

  • Security specific industry certification; preference for GIAC (any certification) or CISSP. 

  • Strong technical depth and passion for security.

  • Strong communication, relationship building, team work skills required.
  • Must live in, or relocate to the Lehigh Valley.

Lutron Electronics position as the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide, our unsurpassed quality, the breadth and depth of our product offerings, and our commitment to servicing our worldwide customers have resulted in double digit growth annually. This growth has in turn allowed the company to continue to invest in recruiting and retaining the best people we can find to service our customers. Continuous growth has also fueled our ability to constantly develop new technologies and new manufacturing processes that in turn drive the creation of new or better products and services

Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment. We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University and advancement opportunities.  For more information, view our website at EOE/AA.  


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