Indiana Farmers Insurance associates

Information Security Technician

Not many companies in today’s world have a 95% retention rate of associates like Indiana Farmers Insurance. We value and retain our associates through a combination of interesting work, great co-workers, and a top-notch total rewards package. We are a financially strong mutual insurance company that values making smart decisions and implementing them sensibly. We also value having a good balance between our work and personal lives. All these factors combined mean a positive and stable workplace for our associates and excellent service for our members!

Indiana Farmers’ Values: Innovation + Collaboration + Accountability + Respect + Empowerment

We are currently looking for an Information Security Technician to join our team. The right candidate will be responsible for protecting information technology-based assets by establishing and maintaining policies and procedures that minimize the exposure of the organization to cyber threats from internal and external sources. As an Information Security Technician with Indiana Farmers Insurance, you will perform network monitoring and threat/vulnerability remediation activities as needed.

Responsibilities in this job include but are not limited to:
  • Planning, coordinating, and implementing the organization’s information security
  • Maintaining information security policies and incident response plans
  • Monitoring the network, administering firewalls, activating an incident response plan and managing the remediation of high priority vulnerabilities that are identified through testing or other means
  • Developing, maintaining, and administering an information security awareness program for the associates of the organization
  • Staying abreast of technical trends and changes by reading technical publications and attending workshops and other systems and applications related training
  • Serving as a quality team member who uses effective listening techniques, solves problems creatively, responds to unscheduled requests, is enthusiastic about work, and is a positive role model for others
Important skills and abilities include:
  • Effective communication skills (both listening and speaking)
  • Positive interpersonal skills for collaboration with colleagues, agents, insureds, and other outside contacts
  • Excellent time management, organization, and efficiency
  • Thorough and detail oriented, with a strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to work independently and self-motivated
  • Solid problem solving and decision-making abilities
  • Strong sales acumen with the ability to sell our products and pricing in the face of competition

Qualifications include:
  • Computer related Bachelor of Science degree, required  
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Desktop and Server Management
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills. Including the ability to successfully interact with business and external customers of all organizational levels.
  • Knowledge of Cisco networks
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (PowerShell)
  • Experience managing Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Knowledge of NIST, CIS, and other security frameworks is a plus
Why work for Indiana Farmers Insurance?
  • 95% retention of its associates over the last 5 years
  • Financially stable as shown by our A (Excellent) rating by AM Best
  • Truly customer focused
  • A strong legacy of excellent performance throughout our 143 years in business!
Our Total Rewards Package includes a competitive salary and benefits package:
  • Health, dental, vision and life Insurance provided free of charge for our associates
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Work schedules that include remote work flexibility, as well as compressed schedules
  • Exceptional 401(k) Plan with a 2% match plus an 11% company contribution
  • Above average Paid Time Off days as well as paid holidays
  • A diverse workforce
  • Paid Day of Service to serve others at your favorite charitable organization
  • Matching funds of up to $100 annually for your favorite charitable organization
  • Associate recognition awards and an annual associate recognition luncheon
  • College tuition reimbursement program
  • Nice coworkers!
For confidential consideration, Apply Here!
Indiana Farmers Insurance is an equal opportunity employer!