IT Security Careers & Internships

WINNER

2023 Innovation Excellence Award
2023, 2022 & 2021 Forbes Technology Council
2022 Most Trusted Cybersecurity Solution Providers
2021 Most Influential Leaders in Security
2020 Best Security Solution Providers

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, inclusion, collaboration, and trust. Welcome to BAI.

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 assessment 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, Innovation Excellence Awrad, 2023; Most Trusted Cybersecurity Solution Providers, 2022; Most Influential Leaders in Security, 2021; 10 Best Security Solutions Providers, 2020; 10 Best Companies, 2020, 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 sectors proves it. With IT security and compliance as the fastest growing area of IT, we anticipate continued growth and opportunities for new and advancing team members.

DRIVEN TEAM

With 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, which is apparent with our highly satisfied clients.

FLEXIBLE REMOTE WORK

Collaboration thrives across BAI’s fully remote workforce. Rather than being tied to a physical office or limited geographic area, or asking our team to suffer stressful and time-consuming commutes, our expert team works from wherever they want. We span the United States, allowing talented candidates nationwide to join our movement — all while maintaining invaluable work/life balance and freedom to live, move, and work anywhere.

CARING CULTURE

If company culture matters to you, you’ll love BAI Security. We go out of our way to foster idea-sharing and collaboration, to show our team support and appreciation, and we’re known for promoting from within. Our Employee Engagement Survey feature 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 in every category of employee engagement (Engagement, Environment, Relationships, Training & Development, Compensation & Benefits). We’re committed to keeping the high engagement and employee satisfaction going strong! See our latest Employee Engagement results lower on this page.

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 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:

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 with our Flexible Remote Work Model

Open door management policy & highly collaborative team environment

Opportunities for professional development & internal advancement

FAST FACTS

OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY & CULTURE

It’s no secret that the tech industry has long lacked opportunities for diverse professionals. Meanwhile, headlines about unhealthy cultures for women and minority professionals abound.

At BAI Security, we’re doing more than lip service to diversity and culture. Here are some Fast Facts about our wonderfully diverse team and intentional culture — more ways we’re leading from the front of our industry:

  • 71% of BAI Security’s Leadership Team is comprised of women and minority professionals.

  • 69% of BAI Security is comprised of women and minority professionals.

  • 50% of BAI Security is woman owned.

  • 28% of BAI personnel are age 50 or over.

  • 11% of BAI personnel are veterans of the U.S. military.

  • Our Employee Engagement ratings consistently far exceed Gallup’s global benchmarks in all five (5) areas of employee satisfaction (Engagement, Environment, Relationships, Training & Development, Compensation & Benefits). See our latest Employee Engagement Survey results below.

November 2023

Employee Engagement Results Continue To SOAR at BAI!

Once again, BAI Security’s Employee Engagement beat global benchmarks significantly and across-the board! 

BAI’s 2023 Employee Engagement Survey was taken by 93% of the team — a high engagement indicator in and of itself.

From appreciating BAI’s culture, flexible work model, and internal communication, to feeling respected and having input, BAI employees rated their engagement in all dimensions of employment as significantly higher than their professional counterparts, according to SurveyMonkey’s Global Benchmark data for 2022-23, which examines the engagement results of thousands of organizations worldwide to draw comparisons. This is a consistent trend year-over-year since BAI began measuring Employee Engagement back in 2020.

Here are a few comments BAI Security employees shared on the 2023 Engagement Survey:

  • “The most positive working environment that I have ever worked in.”
  • This is an amazing environment to work in, and there is a lot of opportunity to learn. The leadership, management, and peer communication is healthy, uplifting, and encouraging, and this is the best work environment I’ve experienced.” 
  • “I enjoy the openness, understanding and working well together.”
  • “My favorite thing about working at BAI Security is the leadership and company direction.”
  • “The healthy work environment is shaped by my peers, management, and ownership.”
  • This is the first job I have ever had that I am appreciated for the hard work!
  • “Many opportunities for continuous learning and everyone is open to new ideas that would make the company better.”
  • “Thank you for your support – I have what I need to succeed and always feel I can ask anyone for help. Thanks also for making this a fun and positive place to work – makes a big difference.”
  • “I have been REALLY impressed with the level of organization and depth of systems in place.” 
  • “The everyday on the job challenges and how it drives me to keep learning and updating my knowledge.”
  • “I really feel like this will be my last job I ever have and look forward to continuing growing the company.”
  • “You model what you expect from the rest of us – integrity, hard work, positivity respect. Keep it up!”
  • “This is the best job I’ve had selling the most interesting and important thing I’ve ever sold!”
  • “Thank you for the opportunity of having me work here. I really like working here and I’m truly grateful to be here.”

Thank you to all our employees who took the time to share their perspectives on the survey – we look forward to continuing to provide a highly engaging work environment as we take on 2024!

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!

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 [email protected] and to connect with us on LinkedIn.

OPPORTUNITIES

CURRENT OPENINGS

If we don’t have any roles listed below that suit your expertise, keep checking back here, or follow us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, and Indeed. where we post new opportunities regularly (as well as Handshake for internships)!

ABOUT THE ROLE


Position Title: IT Security Auditor

Number of Position Openings: Two

Start Date: April 2023

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

Classification: Salaried/Exempt

Reports To: Director of IT Security Services

Who We’re Looking For: This position is a great growth opportunity for someone who is highly motivated, takes initiative, is very professional, a fast learner, a solid technician, analyst, and communicator, and has an exceptional work ethic. Only those persons who can genuinely demonstrate these qualities and who are looking for a career with BAI (not just a job) should read on and apply. 

Location: This is a fully remote, inside sales position from anywhere in continental U.S. In our commitment to work-life balance and providing our team the most positive professional experience possible, our entire workforce is fully remote! Employees may work from wherever they have a solid internet connection and the ability to successfully complete professional duties without distraction or disruption. With this Flexible Remote Work Model, our employees report many benefits, including: saving significant time/money/energy on an otherwise long commute; saving on child/elder/pet care; being more productive and energetic during work hours; being able to flex time here or there to blend work and personal life; being able to change where they work from geographically any time they want or need to.


REQUIRED Skills & Experience:

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


PREFERRED Skills & Experience:

  • Direct experience with penetration testing, social engineering, red teaming, IT security assessment, vulnerability and/or patch management
  • Information security certification(s)
  • Balance of technical knowledge with business savvy (ability to build relationships, think strategically, apply policy and procedures, solve problems; industry and trend knowledge; cross-functional organizational awareness; etc.)
  • 2-3 years relevant professional experience


Compensation:

  • This is a competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Base salary of $60K with annual performance-based increase potential
  • Group Health Insurance (BCBS – Top Tier)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance benefits
  • Generous Paid Time Off Annually
  • 14 Federal Holidays Paid Off
  • 401k Program with T. Rowe Price
  • Professional Development Funds


POSITION DETAILS

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.


Specific Job Duties:

The IT Security Auditor’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • 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 an average of 2 times per month throughout the U.S. for 3-4 days on each project
  • Other duties as business needs dictate


The IT Security Auditor, like all our employees, 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


HOW TO APPLY

Apply on Indeed.com or Glassdoor.com. These are the only ways to submit materials for consideration. Please be certain to attend to all application requirements, including responding to questions and assessments. Thank you – we look forward to reviewing your application!


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


THE ROLE

Position Title: National Account Executive

Start Date: January 2023.

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

Classification: Salaried/Exempt

Reports To: Eric Schmidt, Business Development Manager

Location: This is a fully remote, inside sales position from anywhere in continental U.S. In our commitment to work-life balance and providing our team the most positive professional experience possible, our entire workforce is fully remote! Employees may work from wherever they have a solid internet connection and the ability to successfully complete professional duties without distraction or disruption. With this Flexible Remote Work Model, our employees report many benefits, including: saving significant time/money/energy on an otherwise long commute; saving on child/elder/pet care; being more productive and energetic during work hours; being able to flex time here or there to blend work and personal life; being able to change where they work from geographically any time they want or need to.

COMPENSATION DETAILS

  • This is a generous performance-driven package. Base salary (negotiable) combined with considerable commission and bonus potential allow top Account Executives the potential to earn over $100K annually. (Please note: If you’re looking for a high base salary in lieu of a performance incentive, this may not be a fit.)
  • Group Health Insurance (BCBS – Top Tier)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance benefits
  • Generous Paid Time Off Annually
  • Federal Holidays Paid Off
  • 401k Program with T. Rowe Price

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 5 years of successful sales experience required, including minimum 2 years in B2B sales
  • Knowledge of professional sales and marketing techniques and principles
  • Understanding of service positioning and competitive conditions
  • Strong attention to detail and eagerness to learn
  • Exceptional writing/communication and persuasion/influencing skills
  • Hard work ethic and professional/personal integrity
  • Desire to commit long-term and advance within a fast-growing organization

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Knowledge of and experience with IT & cybersecurity assessments and/or technical products/services, IT compliance, and/or solutions
  • Balance of sales skill, technical knowledge, and business savvy (industry and trend knowledge; cross-functional organizational awareness; ability to build relationships, think strategically, apply policy and procedures, solve problems; etc.)

HOW TO APPLY

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

REQUIRED for application consideration: Please be certain to answer all required application questions AND complete the two application assessments Indeed emails you as well. Your application will only be considered when these items, along with submission of your resume, are completed.

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

POSITION DETAILS

Purpose

The purpose of the National Account Executive is:

  • To plan, develop, and implement sales and outreach activities to increase market share in assigned sales area;
  • To promote BAI Security services to prospective and existing clients;
  • To develop and maintain productive and professional working relationships with clients and colleagues alike;
  • To conduct sales meetings by video and phone to explain and demonstrate the value of services, especially in comparison to direct competitors;
  • To acquire new and returning sales contracts in order to meet or exceed sales goals;
  • To ensure high 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.

This position is a great growth opportunity for someone who is highly-motivated, takes initiative, is very professional, a fast learner, a solid sales influencer and communicator, and has an exceptional work-ethic. Only those persons who can genuinely demonstrate these qualities and who are looking for a career with BAI (not just a job) should apply. Those with technical sales backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.

Specific Job Duties

The National Account Executive’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Assumes responsibility for the effective performance of area sales and marketing functions.
  • Prospects for new business opportunities to expand market share. Conducts regular sales calls to B and C level executives to develop new customer relationships and follow up on existing leads. Proficient in gaining access to decision makers, articulating a deep understanding of customers’ needs, and presenting how the Company’s services provide real value in addressing customers’ concerns.
  • Meets or exceeds established quotas and sales objectives.
  • Overcomes “sales blocking” objections with mastery to effectively transform the customers’ thinking about their needs and why our solution is vital to their organization. This includes efficient and effective communication about our advantages over the competition. Also, develops sales points to highlight advantages and benefits of Company services.
  • Develops strong relationships and identifies prospects’ needs at all decision-making levels.
  • Develops customer trust, communicates with persuasiveness, and conveys a clear value proposition.
  • Involves BAI senior management and subject matter experts to assist in the sales cycle and help close deals as needed.
  • Tracks the status of deals throughout the sales cycle; closes and finalizes sales contracts.
  • Assists with coordinating and scheduling of field IT Security and Compliance Auditors.
  • Manages and continuously updates existing CRM account base, pipeline, and sales forecast.
  • Forecasts short, mid- and long-range sales, service needs, and communicates related information regularly and in a timely manner to management.
  • Makes follow-up sales calls to existing customers to ensure continued satisfaction with Company auditing services and deliverables. Ensures sales accounts are serviced in accordance with Company standards and policies. Prospects future project engagements.
  1. Assumes responsibility for establishing and maintaining good business relations with customers and external trade contacts.
  • Ensures customers are satisfied with Company services, meets deadlines, and resolves problems quickly.
  • Obtains customer feedback and continually works to improve services.
  • Promotes goodwill and conveys a positive image of the Company, directly helping to drive positive company exposure and growth via professional networking, social media sharing of company messaging, etc.
  1. Assumes responsibility for maintaining effective working relations, communication, and coordination with Company personnel and with management.
  • Sets activity and sales objectives in accordance with Company objectives. Tracks progress toward objectives.
  • Keeps management informed of activities, changes in competitive conditions, and significant issues.
  • Submits accurate, timely, and complete reports to management as scheduled. Ensures reports and records are up-to-date, accessible, and meaningful for decision-making processes.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and education/training sessions as required.
  • Demonstrates personal initiative and motivation.
  • Maintains business professionalism, self-accountability, and dependability.
  • Adopts good work ethic and adheres to company policies.
  • Assumes good planning and time management on projects to completion.
  • Completes special projects as needed.
  • Provides backup for other sales positions as needed.
  • Stays informed of industry trends and sales methodologies; continually develops job knowledge base.

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!

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for IT Security Auditor Internships beginning May 2023!

We’ve hired 100% of our interns to date.

We only advertise the number of openings for which we anticipate a full-time employment opportunity within 8 weeks. 

So, we’re going to present detailed information here, because we’re MOST interested in who you could be with us as an EMPLOYEE post-internship, and we want to ensure a terrific fit.

Curious to pursue a REAL opportunity? Read on!

 

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY: Headquartered in the Chicago area is a pure play IT security assessment and compliance auditing firm, ready to give outstanding candidates a tremendous opportunity to learn, grow, and potentially secure full-time employment with our award-winning company.

Established in 2007 and led by our Founding President/CEO Michael Bruck (2023/22/21 appointee to the prestigious Forbes Technology Council), BAI Security’s rocket growth is heavily spurred by a global need for highly qualified security assessment professionals… enter our unparalleled team of in-house experts, who’ll be your mentors.

 

TIMEFRAME: We are currently looking to identify two IT Security Auditor Interns to begin their internship May 2023 for an 8-week immersion. Possible full-time employment offer immediately following. (Must be available for employment at conclusion of internship.)

 

LOCATION: In our commitment to work-life balance, our entire workforce is fully remote, as are our internships. Interns may work from wherever they have a solid internet connection and the ability to successfully complete internship learning and professional experiences.

 

HOURS: This is a 40-hour per week internship, with work hours falling within standard business hours, approximately M-F, 8/9am-5/6pm.

 

ABOUT THE INTERNS WE’RE SEEKING: We’re excited to interview internship candidates who are ready to jump in and be trained in our array of security assessment services, while also enjoying the chance to apply recent studies and test the professional waters at a nationally-recognized company known for its friendly and highly expert team, positive culture, high client satisfaction, and cutting-edge industry leadership.

 

POTENTIAL FOR HIRE: Unlike many organizations, that bring in a slew of interns only to turn them out a few months later, at BAI, we only bring in the number of interns for whom we foresee the strong potential for a permanent opening. That way, our interns are learning from our team, but also working for a likely opportunity.

While we cannot guarantee a job offer at the end of an internship, we can say that 100% of our 2021 and 2022 interns to date were offered and accepted permanent roles with us in IT Security, IT Compliance, and Marketing! As we DO anticipate openings in summer 2023 for the IT Security Team, these interns will have the rare chance to be exclusively considered for the openings before a competitive national search is conducted. As such, this is an exceptional opportunity to come in, learn, show us what you can do, and get to the “front of the line” for role consideration!

Please note: Permanent auditors on our team do travel 1-3 times per month throughout the U.S. to conduct on-site auditing duties, so while interns do not travel, internship candidates must be prepared for this job requirement should they secure the permanent role.)

 

COMPENSATION: This is a paid internship at $13/hour. Interns who are hired will have a starting salary of $60K.

 

INTERN STATUS: This is an 8-week, temporary, paid internship with the potential, at the 8-week mark of turning into a full-time, permanent position with a competitive annual salary, annual accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), generous holidays paid off, professional development support, flexible remote work, and top tier Blue Cross Blue Shield benefits eligibility at the 90-day employment mark (medical, dental, vision, life, and optional 401K). See our Careers page for more info.

 

I.T. SECURITY INTERNS WILL GAIN EXPERIENCE WITH:

  • Learning BAI Security’s services from a team of highly trained, certified, and experienced in-house experts
  • Learning how to evaluate an organization’s firewall and wireless configurations, as well as network and antivirus policies / procedures compared to current industry best practices
  • Performing vulnerability and/or penetration tests on client environments
  • Completing assessment work papers by documenting assessment tests and findings
  • Learning red team and social engineering methods (email [phishing], phone, and in-person) to apply in client evaluations
  • Understanding how to build strong partnerships with clients via service, frequent communication, and follow up
  • Learning how to identify and recommend opportunities where clients may reduce risk and improve their security posture
  • Producing well-written professional reports for executives and managers based upon assessment findings

 

ALL INTERNS ARE EXPECTED TO BE:

  • Foundationally knowledgeable in IT security but also eager to learn and apply in real-world engagements
  • Professionally communicative, both verbally and in writing
  • 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 company’s mission and business
  • Consistently professional and of high integrity
  • Attentive to the external reputation of our organization, representing it professionally and positively at all times

 

So come on board, take in the in-depth training we’ll provide to set you up for success, and use it to knock our socks off and land a position on this very special team!

 

QUALIFICATIONS – REQUIRED:

  1. EITHER you’ve recently earned your Bachelor’s degree, you’re about to complete your Bachelor’s degree, from an accredited university majoring in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Computer Science, or another related degree (You LOVE your major and can’t wait to do it “for real!”) OR you have some formal education but also solid real-world experience and/or certifications (You’ve had a taste of the “real deal,” and you want more!)
  2. You have a GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher for your most recent degree or coursework. (Transcripts may be requested.)
  3. You can provide the names and contact information for 2 professional (non-family/non-personal) references, such as 2 professors in your major or recent internship supervisors or employers. (Show us you’re a standout from your peers!)
  4. You are a U.S. citizen or eligible to work in the U.S.
  5. You possess strong communication skills, both in writing and speaking. (This is a big part of what we do!)
  6. You learn quickly and can do so in a fast-paced environment. (You welcome a challenge and thrive when multi-tasking.)
  7. You’re sincerely interested in the potential of full-time employment following the internship if mutually agreeable. (You could create your own job opportunity with this!)
  8. You’re AVAILABLE for full-time employment immediately following this internship. 
  9. You have a remote workspace that is distraction-free and a reliable internet connection.
  10. You possess what we seek in all teammates at BAI Security (see ALL INTERNS ARE EXPECTED TO BE above).

 

QUALIFICATIONS – PREFERRED:

  1. Hands-on experience via prior practicum, internship, or employment
  2. Evidence of exceptionality among peers (university awards, professional recognition, etc.)
  3. Experience generating positive customer-/client-facing interactions in any setting
  4. Relevant professional certifications earned or underway

 

WHEN and HOW TO APPLY:

Please apply on Indeed.com or Glassdoor.com with the following:

  1. A cover letter, being sure to note:
  • How you meet the REQUIRED criteria, as well as any PREFERRED criteria, and why you’re interested in a longer-term role with us.
  1. A resumé with your degree(s) information, specifics about relevant coursework/experience to date, latest GPA, any certifications earned or underway, and names/contact information for 2 professional (non-family, non-personal) references.
  2. Complete all other Indeed requirements (respond to questions and assessments).

 

ABOUT THE AWARD-WINNING COMPANY YOU’D BE WORKING WITH:

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 cyber-solutions 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 2023’s Innovation Excellence Award Winner, 2022’s Most Trusted Cybersecurity Solution Providers, 2021’s Most Influential Leaders in Security, 10 Best Security Solution Providers of 2020, 10 Best Companies of 2020, and more.

While other providers dabble in cybersecurity 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 the fastest growing area of IT, we anticipate continued rapid growth and opportunities within our company headquartered in the Chicago area but drawing a talented fully remote workforce from across the U.S.

As a growing firm in the fastest-evolving, arguably most critical industry on earth, IT security, BAI Security is always on the lookout for knowledgeable, self-motivated professionals to join our team. From our National Account Executives to our Compliance and IT Security Specialists, BAI Security is full of individuals who love tackling new challenges and thrive on providing our clients with award-winning service. We go out of our way to show our employees our appreciation, and we’re known for promoting from within.

Members of our team enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation with performance-based increases
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits
  • 401K with T. Rowe Price
  • Generous paid holidays and accrued Paid Time Off
  • Professional development support
  • Great work/life balance offering a flexible schedule and fully remote work
  • Open door management policy and collaborative team environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and internal advancement

 

ABOUT OUR TEAM & CARING CULTURE:

BAI Security is led by our Founding President/CEO Michael Bruck, a distinguished IT expert himself and a three-time appointee to the prestigious Forbes Technology Council. Our team is made up of hand-selected expert IT security engineers, compliance auditors, account executives, marketing and strategy pros, 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 make-up and train and continually develop our folks to keep ahead of our clients’ needs and at the top of our field.

BAI Security’s most recent Employee Engagement Survey was taken by 90% of employees and featured high ratings throughout from our team! 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 can’t wait to keep the high engagement and employee satisfaction going throughout 2023 and beyond!

If all this sounds like a great fit, we may have a place for you!

 

MORE INFO:

We strongly encourage interested candidates to peruse our website at www.baisecurity.net, as well as our Careers page at www.baisecurity.net/careers/.

 

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

 

Join Our Award-Winning, Fast-Growing Company in the Hottest Industry on Earth!

THE ROLE

Position Title: Compliance Auditor (please note this is an IT compliance role, not legal or accounting)

Number of Position Openings: 1-2

Start Date: ASAP – Ideally June 26, 2023

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

Classification: Salaried/Exempt

Reports To: Lakia Boyd, Director of Compliance Services

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

Due to continued rapid growth, we are seeking 1-2 highly motivated Compliance Auditors. The position offers many future advancement opportunities for hardworking, dedicated individuals focused on a long-term career with our growing company.

While this position is closely associated with the use of technology, the primary responsibilities are more related to the evaluation of our clients’ use and/or implementation of technology as it relates to various regulations specific to our clients’ industries. You must be someone capable of the type of extensive document analysis and procedural scrutiny necessary for compliance auditing, as well as have a grasp of technology concepts and business acumen (e.g. cross-functional knowledge, strategic mindset, tactical application of solutions, diverse stakeholder communication skills, etc.). (Please note: this is not a legal compliance role – this is IT compliance-focused.)

Client audits conducted by this employee will be performed using proprietary methodologies developed by BAI Security, which are based on the appropriate government regulations and guidelines for our clients’ industries. As such, your projects will follow a well-defined and documented procedure from one engagement to another. Positive, professional client interactions throughout compliance audits are key to a strong relationship, so excellent communication skills and a strong orientation towards customer service are paramount.

At the conclusion of your audits, you will be responsible for preparing concise professional documentation detailing your findings. This will require excellent writing and communication skills, as these documents are routinely presented to the highest levels of management within our clients’ organizations. It is vital that you have the writing skills necessary to customize your deliverable documents to reflect the findings in a highly professional and articulate manner.

This position is a great growth opportunity for someone who is highly motivated, takes initiative, is very professional, a fast learner, a solid writer and communicator, and has an exceptional work ethic. Only those persons who can genuinely demonstrate these qualities should apply.

LOCATION

This is a fully remote position from anywhere in the continental U.S. In our commitment to work-life balance and providing our team the most positive professional experience possible, our entire workforce is fully remote! Employees may work from wherever they have a solid internet connection and the ability to successfully complete professional duties without distraction or disruption. Auditors travel a few times per month, so proximity to a major airport is also important.

With our Flexible Remote Work Model, our employees report many benefits, including: saving significant time/money/energy on an otherwise long commute; saving on child/elder/pet care; being more productive and energetic during work hours; being able to flex time here or there to blend work and personal life; being able to change where they work from geographically any time they want or need to.

 

COMPENSATION DETAILS

  • Competitive salary and benefits package starting at $60K
  • Base salary with annual performance-based increase potential
  • Group Health Insurance (BCBS – Top Tier)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance benefits
  • Generous Paid Time Off Annually
  • 14 Federal Holidays Paid Off
  • 401k Program with T. Rowe Price
  • Professional Development Funds

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

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

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years direct professional experience with varied types of compliance audits and frameworks
  • Information security certification(s)
  • Balance of compliance auditing knowledge with business savvy (ability to build relationships, think strategically, apply policy and procedures, solve problems; industry and trend knowledge; cross-functional organizational awareness; etc.)

POSITION DETAILS

Purpose

The purpose of the Compliance Auditor is:

  • To comprehensively evaluate our clients’ use and/or implementation of technology and other measures toward their organization’s IT security compliance;
  • To use proprietary assessment methodologies based upon relevant government regulations and guidelines for our clients’ industries;
  • To provide custom recommendations for improving internal control structure that respect clients’ priorities, operations, and resources;
  • To offer ongoing partnership as a trusted security and compliance 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.

Duties

Duties for this role include but are not limited to:

  • Contacting clients before engagements to obtain necessary information
  • Conducting compliance audits on clients’ environments
  • Identifying and recommending opportunities where clients may improve their internal control structure
  • Completing audit work papers by documenting audit tests and findings
  • Continually following up with clients throughout the audit process
  • Authoring extremely well-written/visual reports for executives and managers based upon the audit findings
  • Traveling up to 2 times per month throughout the U.S. for 3-4 days on each project
  • Other duties, as business needs dictate

The IT Compliance 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

ABOUT THE AWARD-WINNING COMPANY YOU’D BE WORKING WITH

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 cyber-solutions 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 2023’s Innovation Excellence Award Winner, 2022’s Most Trusted Cybersecurity Solution Providers, 2021’s Most Influential Leaders in Security, 10 Best Security Solution Providers of 2020, 10 Best Companies of 2020, and more.

While other providers dabble in cybersecurity 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 the fastest growing area of IT, we anticipate continued rapid growth and opportunities within our company headquartered in the Chicago area but drawing a talented fully remote workforce from across the U.S.

As a growing firm in the fastest-evolving, arguably most critical industry on earth, IT security, BAI Security is always on the lookout for knowledgeable, self-motivated professionals to join our team. From our National Account Executives to our Compliance and IT Security Specialists, BAI Security is full of individuals who love tackling new challenges and thrive on providing our clients with award-winning service. We go out of our way to show our employees our appreciation, and we’re known for promoting from within.

Members of our team enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation with annual performance-based increases
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits
  • 401K with T. Rowe Price
  • Great work/life balance offering a flexible schedule and fully remote work
  • Open door management policy and collaborative team environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and internal advancement

ABOUT OUR TEAM & POSITIVE CULTURE

BAI Security is led by our Founding President/CEO Michael Bruck, a distinguished IT expert himself and a two-time appointee to the prestigious Forbes Technology Council. Our team is made up of hand-selected expert IT security engineers, compliance auditors, account executives, marketing and strategy pros, 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 make-up and train and continually develop our folks to keep ahead of our clients’ needs and at the top of our field.

BAI Security’s most recent Employee Engagement Survey was taken by 90% of employees and featured high ratings throughout from our team! 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 can’t wait to keep the high engagement and employee satisfaction going throughout 2023 and beyond!

If all this sounds like a great fit, we may have a place for you!

HOW TO APPLY

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

REQUIRED for application consideration: Please be certain to answer all required Indeed application questions, provide your resumé (cover letter optional but appreciated), AND complete the 2-3 Indeed assessments. Your application will only be considered when these items are completed. Thank you!

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!

MORE INFO

We strongly encourage interested candidates to peruse our website, as well as this Careers page (see above).

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

Join Our Award-Winning, Fast-Growing Company in the Hottest Industry on Earth!

THE ROLE

Position Title: Compliance Auditor (please note this is an IT compliance role, not legal or accounting)

Number of Position Openings: 1-2

Start Date: ASAP – Ideally June 26, 2023

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

Classification: Salaried/Exempt

Reports To: Lakia Boyd, Director of Compliance Services

ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY

Due to continued rapid growth, we are seeking 1-2 highly motivated Compliance Auditors. The position offers many future advancement opportunities for hardworking, dedicated individuals focused on a long-term career with our growing company.

While this position is closely associated with the use of technology, the primary responsibilities are more related to the evaluation of our clients’ use and/or implementation of technology as it relates to various regulations specific to our clients’ industries. You must be someone capable of the type of extensive document analysis and procedural scrutiny necessary for compliance auditing, as well as have a grasp of technology concepts and business acumen (e.g. cross-functional knowledge, strategic mindset, tactical application of solutions, diverse stakeholder communication skills, etc.). (Please note: this is not a legal compliance role – this is IT compliance-focused.)

Client audits conducted by this employee will be performed using proprietary methodologies developed by BAI Security, which are based on the appropriate government regulations and guidelines for our clients’ industries. As such, your projects will follow a well-defined and documented procedure from one engagement to another. Positive, professional client interactions throughout compliance audits are key to a strong relationship, so excellent communication skills and a strong orientation towards customer service are paramount.

At the conclusion of your audits, you will be responsible for preparing concise professional documentation detailing your findings. This will require excellent writing and communication skills, as these documents are routinely presented to the highest levels of management within our clients’ organizations. It is vital that you have the writing skills necessary to customize your deliverable documents to reflect the findings in a highly professional and articulate manner.

This position is a great growth opportunity for someone who is highly motivated, takes initiative, is very professional, a fast learner, a solid writer and communicator, and has an exceptional work ethic. Only those persons who can genuinely demonstrate these qualities should apply.

LOCATION

This is a fully remote position from anywhere in the continental U.S. In our commitment to work-life balance and providing our team the most positive professional experience possible, our entire workforce is fully remote! Employees may work from wherever they have a solid internet connection and the ability to successfully complete professional duties without distraction or disruption. Auditors travel a few times per month, so proximity to a major airport is also important.

With our Flexible Remote Work Model, our employees report many benefits, including: saving significant time/money/energy on an otherwise long commute; saving on child/elder/pet care; being more productive and energetic during work hours; being able to flex time here or there to blend work and personal life; being able to change where they work from geographically any time they want or need to.

 

COMPENSATION DETAILS

  • Competitive salary and benefits package starting at $60K
  • Base salary with annual performance-based increase potential
  • Group Health Insurance (BCBS – Top Tier)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance benefits
  • Generous Paid Time Off Annually
  • 14 Federal Holidays Paid Off
  • 401k Program with T. Rowe Price
  • Professional Development Funds

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

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

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3+ years direct professional experience with varied types of compliance audits and frameworks
  • Information security certification(s)
  • Balance of compliance auditing knowledge with business savvy (ability to build relationships, think strategically, apply policy and procedures, solve problems; industry and trend knowledge; cross-functional organizational awareness; etc.)

POSITION DETAILS

Purpose

The purpose of the Compliance Auditor is:

  • To comprehensively evaluate our clients’ use and/or implementation of technology and other measures toward their organization’s IT security compliance;
  • To use proprietary assessment methodologies based upon relevant government regulations and guidelines for our clients’ industries;
  • To provide custom recommendations for improving internal control structure that respect clients’ priorities, operations, and resources;
  • To offer ongoing partnership as a trusted security and compliance 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.

Duties

Duties for this role include but are not limited to:

  • Contacting clients before engagements to obtain necessary information
  • Conducting compliance audits on clients’ environments
  • Identifying and recommending opportunities where clients may improve their internal control structure
  • Completing audit work papers by documenting audit tests and findings
  • Continually following up with clients throughout the audit process
  • Authoring extremely well-written/visual reports for executives and managers based upon the audit findings
  • Traveling up to 2 times per month throughout the U.S. for 3-4 days on each project
  • Other duties, as business needs dictate

The IT Compliance 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

ABOUT THE AWARD-WINNING COMPANY YOU’D BE WORKING WITH

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 cyber-solutions 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 2023’s Innovation Excellence Award Winner, 2022’s Most Trusted Cybersecurity Solution Providers, 2021’s Most Influential Leaders in Security, 10 Best Security Solution Providers of 2020, 10 Best Companies of 2020, and more.

While other providers dabble in cybersecurity 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 the fastest growing area of IT, we anticipate continued rapid growth and opportunities within our company headquartered in the Chicago area but drawing a talented fully remote workforce from across the U.S.

As a growing firm in the fastest-evolving, arguably most critical industry on earth, IT security, BAI Security is always on the lookout for knowledgeable, self-motivated professionals to join our team. From our National Account Executives to our Compliance and IT Security Specialists, BAI Security is full of individuals who love tackling new challenges and thrive on providing our clients with award-winning service. We go out of our way to show our employees our appreciation, and we’re known for promoting from within.

Members of our team enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation with annual performance-based increases
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits
  • 401K with T. Rowe Price
  • Great work/life balance offering a flexible schedule and fully remote work
  • Open door management policy and collaborative team environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and internal advancement

ABOUT OUR TEAM & POSITIVE CULTURE

BAI Security is led by our Founding President/CEO Michael Bruck, a distinguished IT expert himself and a two-time appointee to the prestigious Forbes Technology Council. Our team is made up of hand-selected expert IT security engineers, compliance auditors, account executives, marketing and strategy pros, 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 make-up and train and continually develop our folks to keep ahead of our clients’ needs and at the top of our field.

BAI Security’s most recent Employee Engagement Survey was taken by 90% of employees and featured high ratings throughout from our team! 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 can’t wait to keep the high engagement and employee satisfaction going throughout 2023 and beyond!

If all this sounds like a great fit, we may have a place for you!

HOW TO APPLY

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

REQUIRED for application consideration: Please be certain to answer all required Indeed application questions, provide your resumé (cover letter optional but appreciated), AND complete the 2-3 Indeed assessments. Your application will only be considered when these items are completed. Thank you!

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!

MORE INFO

We strongly encourage interested candidates to peruse our website, as well as this Careers page (see above).

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