WHY CHOOSE BAI

OUR PEOPLE, OUR DRIVE, OUR CULTURE

Very rarely do you come across a workplace where the talent and passion of the pros is only surpassed by the culture - one of caring, respect, collaboration, and trust. Welcome to BAI.

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Working at BAI is different. On purpose.

LEADING EXPERTISE  BAI Security is the leader in cybersecurity and compliance for numerous IT-centric industries. With our team of highly dedicated experts, we continually deliver groundbreaking new IT services to our clients, keeping us on the cutting edge of our profession and our clients ahead of evolving cyberthreats. We’re at the top of the security game, utilizing best-in-breed tools and industry-leading methods that have earned us repeated national distinction, including, Most Influential Leaders in Security, 2021, 10 Best Security Solutions Providers, 2020, 10 Best Companies, 2020, Top 20 Security Solution Providers, 2018, and more.

CONTINUAL GROWTH  While other providers dabble in security among many other areas, our dedicated focus and proprietary innovations mean we ARE IT security — and our rapid growth for over a decade in Healthcare, Bank & Finance, and many other regulated sectors proves it. With IT security and compliance as the fastest growing area of IT, we anticipate continued growth and opportunities within our company based in Schaumburg, Illinois – a Chicago area business hub and one of the “Best Places to Live and Work” in the U.S.

DRIVEN TEAM  As a growing firm in the fast-evolving IT security and compliance field, we’re always on the lookout for highly skilled, self-motivated professionals to join our team. From our National Account Executives to our Compliance and Pen-Testing Specialists, BAI Security is full of individuals who love tackling new challenges and thrive on providing award-winning service… and our high client satisfaction ratings and generous testimonials speak to just that.

CARING CULTURE  If company culture matters to you, you’ll love BAI Security. We go out of our way to show our team support and appreciation, and we’re known for promoting from within. Our 2020 Employee Engagement Survey was taken by 93% of employees and featured very high ratings throughout. From clear job expectations and feeling connected to our mission, to leadership/employee trust and communication, we significantly and across-the-board beat global benchmarks for employee engagement. We’re committed to keeping the high engagement and employee satisfaction going strong!

Want to join this happy team? Read on…

VALUES

About Our Team

BAI Security is led by our Founding President/CEO Michael Bruck, who also serves as a distinguished appointee to Forbes Technology Council. Our team is made up of hand-selected expert IT security engineers, compliance auditors, partnership executives, and more. Some are industry veterans, elevating our in-house expertise; others are newer to the profession, learning and growing with us. We value this diverse makeup, and we train and continually develop our folks to keep ahead of our clients’ needs and at the top of our field.

We value and seek teammates who are:

  • Highly Knowledgeable But Also Eager To Learn

  • Communicative & Positive

  • Self-Driven But Collaborative Team Players

  • Innovative & Agile

  • Hard-Working & Solution-Oriented

  • Detail-Focused With An Eye On The Big Picture

  • Professional & Of High Integrity

INCLUSION

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

BAI Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, and employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. 

Diverse candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply!

FOR OUR TEAM

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

We're proud to offer our employees the following benefits...

Competitive compensation with performance-based increases

Medical, dental, vision, & life insurance benefits

401K with T. Rowe Price

Great work/life balance offering a flexible schedule & remote options

Open door management policy & highly collaborative team environment

Opportunities for professional development & internal advancement

Let us get to know YOU!

If you’re looking to grow your career and make an impact in an exciting and cutting edge industry, we want to hear from you! Please browse our Open Positions below. If you don’t find an opening that fits your background but you’re still interested in a career at BAI, we welcome you to send your cover letter and resume to info@baisecurity.net and to connect with us on LinkedIn.

OPPORTUNITIES

CURRENT OPENINGS

If we don't have any roles that suit your expertise right now, keep checking back here, or follow us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, and Indeed where we post new opportunities regularly thanks to fast growth!

Position Title:  IT Security Auditor/Pen Tester      

                      

Position Type:  Full-time, 40 hours per week minimum


Classification:  Salaried/Exempt            

                            

Reports To:  Senior IT Security Auditor/Project Manager

 

Position Purpose:

 

The purpose of the IT Security Auditor is:

  • To comprehensively evaluate our clients’ use and/or implementation of technology and other measures toward their organization’s IT security posture;
  • To use proprietary assessment methodologies based upon relevant government regulations and guidelines for our clients’ industries;
  • To provide custom recommendations for vulnerability remediation that respect clients’ priorities, operations, and resources;
  • To offer ongoing partnership as a trusted security ally to our clients, before, during, and between engagements, drawing upon business and communication acumen (e.g. cross-functional knowledge, strategic mindset, tactical application of solutions, diverse stakeholder communication skills, etc.).
  • To ensure high service quality, client satisfaction, and the greatest prospect of return business;
  • To represent the organization positively externally to sustain and protect its reputation in the market and with clients, prospects, and candidates.

 

Job Duties:

 

The IT Security Auditor is responsible for:

  • Contacting clients before engagements to obtain necessary information
  • Performing vulnerability and/or penetration tests on clients’ environments using BAI’s defined and documented procedures.
  • Providing recommendations based on the organization’s firewall and wireless configurations, as well as network and antivirus policies / procedures compared to current industry best practices
  • Conducting social engineering evaluations (email [phishing], phone, and in-person)
  • Continually following up with clients throughout the audit process
  • Authoring extremely well-written/visual reports for client management (executive summaries) and IT staff (technical) based upon the audit findings
  • Providing organization-specific recommendations to remediate vulnerabilities
  • Partnering with clients on between-engagement IT security issues as needed
  • Traveling up to 2 times per month throughout the U.S. for -4 days on each project
  • Other duties as business needs dictate

 

The IT Security Auditor is expected to be:

  • Highly knowledgeable but also eager to learn
  • Professionally communicative
  • Positive in attitude and receptive to feedback
  • Self-driven and hard-working
  • Collaborative and a helpful team player
  • Proactive and innovative
  • Agile and solution-oriented
  • Detail-focused with an eye on the bigger picture of our mission and business
  • Consistently professional and of high integrity
  • Attentive to the external reputation of the organization, representing it professionally and positively at all times with all stakeholders

 

Qualifications:

 

REQUIRED Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Strong attention to detail and eagerness to learn
  • Knowledge of basic software applications, such as Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Exceptional writing/communication skills
  • Hard work ethic and professional/personal integrity
  • Desire to commit long-term and advance within a fast-growing organization

 

PREFERRED Skills and Experience:

  • Balance of technical knowledge with business savvy (industry and trend knowledge; cross-functional organizational awareness; ability to build relationships, think strategically, apply policy and procedures, solve problems; etc.)
  • 3-5 years relevant professional experience
  • Experience with pen-testing, social engineering, red-team, and assessment skills preferred

 

Performance Measures:

The IT Security Auditor’s job performance will be appraised Core Competencies falling into Professional, Technical, Interpersonal, and Intrapersonal areas. Annual appraisals include opportunities for salary increases based upon performance.

 

Location:

This job is based out of Schaumburg, Illinois, with almost exclusively inside sales. There may be very limited travel for 2-3-day conferences in the U.S., where scheduled sales meetings with targets pre-arranged by a third-party partner and prospect networking will occur.

 

Blended Work Model:

At BAI, we are fortunate to have a special team of hard-working, talented professionals and a culture we’ve built together of mutual respect and trust.

With such a special team, we recognize there are many different ways for individuals and teams to be productive, efficient, and successful, especially with the support of technology. We also know that work-life balance makes us all happier, healthier, more fulfilled, and ultimately, even better at what we do at BAI.


That’s why we’ve implemented a new Blended Work Model to support the professional success, as well as personal wellbeing, of each and every BAI employee. Employees will have two days per week to work in our Schaumburg, IL office, one additional day per month in the office for company-wide meetings, and all other days optionally remote (some of which are travel days for auditors).


Equal Employment Opportunity:


BAI Security is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EEOC) and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Diverse candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply!


To Apply:

Please apply on Indeed.com or Glassdoor.com — these are the only places to apply for this role and to submit materials.

Thank you for your interest – we look forward to reviewing your qualifications!

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