Security Administrator

Date: Feb 4, 2019

Location: Saint Louis, MO, US, 63101

Company: Spire Inc.

Requisition Number 6798 
Location: 700 Market St, Saint Louis, Missouri, 63101
Position Type: Non Union 
Number Open: 1 

At Spire, we believe energy exists to help people. To enrich their lives, grow their businesses, advance their communities. It’s a simple idea, but one that’s at the heart of our business. We’re dedicated to understanding our customers’ needs and goals to better serve them today and tomorrow. That’s why we’re always looking for driven, collaborative people to join our team. Because we believe that offering our customers the best service means bringing together the best people.

We value safety, inclusion, and integrity. We connect to people, get the job done, and leave a memory and everything about our culture comes back to one thing: a handshake at the front door. We have 4 essential behaviors that show how the Spire culture comes to life:

Living Spire Behaviors

  • We Collaborate: We reach across boundaries to connect with each other and deliver on our promises. We put teamwork first, knowing that our collective energy makes us stronger.
  • We Care: We create good memories by treating people how we want to be treated: We are inclusive, respectful and kind. We actively create a caring culture that feels like a handshake at the front door.
  • We Advance: We are active learners who never stop looking for ways to innovate and improve ourselves, and our company. We embrace ongoing development and process improvement with passion and tenacity.
  • We Have Perspective: We strive to gain additional perspective about Spire’s business and the ever-changing energy industry. We know that every employee plays an important role in Spire’s success, and we give our best to better understand how to help move the company forward.


This position, in the information security and compliance group of the Information Technology Services (ITS) department, includes duties related to provisioning user access, risk mitigations, and validating information technology compliance controls that support corporate policies and regulations.  This position reports directly to the Manager, Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC).

Primary duties:

Demonstrate expertise in the role of Security Administrator by:

  • Provisioning user access to systems, applications and network connections.
  • Enforcing security policies and procedures by performing monthly and annual access control reviews.
  • Researching end-user problems and providing accurate documentation to the user community in a timely and effective manner.
  • Advising management on information security policies, standards, procedures, security violations, security risks and other security matters, as needed.
  • Assisting with IT audits and compliance reviews including SOX IT audits.
  • Ensuring events are properly documented for compliance and cybersecurity stakeholders.
  • Documenting processes and procedures that would benefit the team and the organization.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Education and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, and/or equivalent experience in Information Technology/Systems.
  • Five (5) years of experience in a security administrator or user provisioning role.
  • Identity & Access Management (2 years): role mining, access governance, access certification, technologies (Oracle Access Manager, Azure, SAP Identity Management, Microsoft Active Directory)
  • Governance (2 years): information security policy and control design, reporting, business alignment, standards (ISO 2700x, NIST, SOX, etc.) preferred
  • Strong analytical capabilities and demonstrated knowledge and understanding of user administration technologies.
  • Solid understanding of business organization and processes.
  • Moderate proficiency in risk management.

Certificates, licenses, registrations:

  • A+, Security+ or equivalent certification or the ability to achieve certification within 6 months of hire (preferred)

Work environment:

  • Shared office environment
  • Normal 40 Hours work week
  • Additional hours when on-call and minimal travel may be required
  • Rotational on-call duties to support the business during non-business hours.

Spire accepts online applications through our career site at

Posting requirements: The above posting description is intended to describe the general nature of the level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Spire, Inc., and its subsidiaries are Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws. For more information, please view our Integrity and Inclusion pages of our career site.

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