Duties And Responsibilities
& Minimum Requirements:
The position provides technical expertise and guidance in critical areas of information security analysis, including: network security, intrusion detection, incident handling, system administration and penetration testing. A broad range of information security knowledge and experience is required to effectively mitigate defined risks and protect university information. Is a lead advocate for IT initiatives, which includes transformation of service delivery, optimization of network infrastructure, implementation of a balanced enterprise risk profile approach and efforts to ensure that applications deliver business value.
The position works with systems and network administrators to ensure that management, technical and operational security controls are properly implemented and maintained. Audits security controls on workstations, servers and network systems to ensure that security objectives are met. Performs penetration testing, security validation and other technical tasks using commercial and publicly available security tools. Additionally, works with university counsel, campus police, internal and external auditing and a broad section of the university community on identifying and clarifying issues related to data security and risk.
The position must adhere to all UISO technology policies, including: Acceptable Use Policy, Information Security Policy and Procedures for the Protection of University Information.
Minimum Requirements Technical Qualifications or Specialized Certification:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent with relevant course work in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field(s)
Graduate degree highly desirable
5-10 years experience in the computer field, with experience in computer systems and security; knowledge of audit procedures
Master’s degree may substitute for experience
Experience in higher education a plus
Supervisory experience required
Knowledge of budget preparation, oversight and management
Experience in a university environment a plus.
Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication
Excellent analytical skills required
Required to undergo a background check.
In addition to the challenge, what's in it for you?
Competitive Base Salary
403(b) plan with excellent employer match
Tuition assistance plan for employees and children
Outstanding professional development opportunities
Excellent dental and healthcare plans for employees and their families
Georgetown University - 23 months ago
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