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Guardium Administrator

Information Technology | Irving, TX | Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Guardium Administrator

Job Location: Irving, TX (Hybrid Model)

Duration: 12 Months Contract


  • The Guardium Administrator will be performing daily operations and administrative tasks to keep the environment fully operational.
  • Assisting with GIM/STAP deployments, appliance patching, addressing Guardium alerts, troubleshooting Guardium components that are having issues, and more.
  • This person will need to help validate deployments, traffic collection, create reports, and work with a variety of teams when troubleshooting issues.
  • This person must be able to communicate with all levels of the organization regarding what Guardium does, findings, and work through obstacles, inquiries, etc.
  • The ability to provide suggestions to improve performance, streamline workflow, and update runbooks is encouraged.
  • This person must follow all existing runbooks, priorities, and workflows for the company, organization, and team.
  • Additional duties can include configuring trusted applications, upgrades, investigation, and other internal documentation as needed.


  • 4-5 years of Guardium experience is required.
  • Knowledge of IBM Guardium Database Activity Monitoring concepts and configuration.
  • Understanding of Guardium policies and rules as well as architecture.
  • Experience with GIM/STAP deployments.
  • Command line experience with Guardium cli and grdapi commands.
  • Knowledge of data security terminology is required.
  • Familiarity with CCPA, GDPR, SOD, SOX, NIST and other compliance guidelines is essential.
  • Knowledge of multiple operating system commands for Solaris, SuSE/RHEL, Windows, AIX, etc.
  • Ability to take ownership of issues and work to resolution with very little guidance.


  • Database experience with SQL Server, Oracle, Hadoop, Teradata, etc. would be a strong skill set.
  • Experience with GIM/STAP is preferred.
  • Experience using Guardium ATAP or EXIT, and Ranger with Guardium is a plus.
  • CISSP certification would be an advantage.

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS: Guardium certification would be desired.