Serve as SLED’s Information Security Officer as the key point of contact to the SLED IT Director, the state of South Carolina CJIS Systems Officer (CSO) and to the FBI CJIS ISO as it relates to CJIS Security Policy requirements for access to the CJIS network.
Perform audits of the South Carolina user community and to identify who is using the CJIS Systems Agencies (CSA), approve network security, encryption, and firewalls and ensure no unauthorized individuals or processes have access to the same; identify and document how the equipment is connected to the state system; Ensure that personnel security screening procedures are being followed as stated in CJIS Security Policy; ensure the approved and appropriate security measures are in place and working as expected; and support policy compliance and ensure the State CSO, SLED IT Director and FBI Information Security Officer (FBI ISO) are promptly informed of security incidents.
Document technical compliance with SLED and CJIS Security Policies with the goal to assure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of criminal justice information to the SLED and statewide user communities..
Document and provide assistance for implementing the security-related controls for SLED as well as all local agencies interfacing with the SLED network. Support the SLED IT Director, CSO and FBI ISO with ensuring that SLED maintains compliance with all IT related requirements set forth by the CJIS Security Policy and all South Carolina state security policies. Act as point of contact for the triennial FBI Security Audit.
Establish a security incident response and reporting procedure that meets South Carolina and FBI CJIS criteria to discover, investigate, document, and report all incidents to appropriate stakeholders.
Work with state and local users to ensure they clearly understand and implement policies/requirements. Provide training as necessary and assist the user community with requests to the SLED IT Helpdesk for access, new devices, etc.
Minimum and Additional Requirements:
A Bachelor’s degree in a related field and at least four years of relevant work experience.
Project management skills, and written and oral communication skills.
K nowledge of system networks, diagrams, firewalls, routers, and other security devices. Basic knowledge and work experience with the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and International Justice & Public Safety Network system (NLETS).
Must be able to train, audit, and discuss various databases and tools available to the users; to promote technology and to provide guidance throughout the state; to interpret IT guidelines and policy and to train and audit the user community.
Strong customer service skills with the ability to interface with local law enforcement and vendors to develop sustainable, long term relationships to promote the use of NCIC/NLETS for officer safety and the detection and apprehension of criminal suspects, and in support of other criminal justice and related agencies.
Must be able to certify vendors for various CJIS systems access or have the ability to obtain the same.
Position requires statewide travel, including overnight travel.
All applicants must complete the on-line State application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application nor will it be used to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position.
Supplemental questions are considered part of the official application. Any misrepresentation of yourself will disqualify you from the position.
State of South Carolina - 18 months ago