Information Security Analyst Senior

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Mar 01, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Reporting to the Chief Information Security Officer, the Senior Information Security Analyst is responsible for managing information security-related projects, assessing and mitigating IT risks and vulnerabilities, maintaining information security policies and procedures; designing and delivering IT security training and awareness activities; and monitoring compliance with applicable laws and University administrative regulations.

Working with infrastructure, operations and applications service owners, document and implement secure configuration policies, procedures, guidelines and standards; work with internal business users and IT staff to enforce University information security policy and procedures by providing assistance in applying security standards to projects; and collaborate with IT outsourcing operations and systems teams to ensure security safeguards are kept up-to-date and compliance is maintained.




Job Title
Information Security Analyst Senior

Requisition Number
RE09740

Working Title


Department Name
3L120:Recharge Business Services

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
48

Salary Range
$57,866-95,472/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BA



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

5 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

The essential job functions of this position require you to be indoors; sit for extended periods of time; handle light-weight objects up to 25 pounds; operate a phone and a computer (with regular repetitive motions, such as typing) and navigate multiple computer systems



Shift

Primarily days (i.e. Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm) Please be aware that as an exempt position, job duties may occasionally require additional time in the evenings, nights and/or weekends to accomplish work goals in excess of 40 hours per week.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

MS Office, Nessus or Nmap.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Advanced Degree, 10+ years in IT and at least 4 years in information security preferred.
CompTIA Security+, GIAC Security Essentials, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) or equivalents preferred.

Driver's license preferred.



Deadline to Apply
03/30/2017

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe how your information technology experience would enable you to meet the expectations of this position.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please list all of your information technology and privacy-related certifications.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your familiarity with, and use of, various information security vulnerability and risk assessment tools.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • Career Builder
    • LinkedIn
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

PI97059860