Location: East Peoria, IL, United States


Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide direction and support of operational tools and methods for securing and monitoring Cloud infrastructure for Threat and Vulnerability Management (TVM).
  • Provide Input and support to leaders/peers from architecture, engineering, Cloud, and IT operations on architecting tools and solutions related to vulnerability and secure configuration management.
  • Obtain and maintain knowledge on existing security procedures and directives related to vulnerability management
  • Provide overview of services and status of key project to stakeholders and security leadership
  • Technical Stakeholder on key projects. Provide oversight for TVM activities such as; new tool implementation/investigation, significant architectural changes, and process improvements to vulnerability management.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Networking or related field
  • Minimum 5-8 years’ experience in IT
  • Three or more years’ experience in direct job related field (Security, Identity and Access Management, Networking, or Cloud)

Ideal Candidate Will also Have:

  • Security certifications from ISC2 or SANS
  • Knowledge of Python or Perl
  • Knowledge of Go programming language
  • Experience with vulnerability management tools such as Qualys
  • 1-3 years of broad AWS or Azure experience
  • 1-3 years of experience utilizing Azure DevOps (VSTS) for code deployment
  • Active AWS or Azure certifications
  • Linux or Windows Admin experience
  • Experience developing/troubleshooting automation scripts.

The Hiring Manager sits in Peoria, IL but location is flexible and can be remote within a North America time zone.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at