IT Security Specialist/Analyst II

USC Columbia
Sep 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Internal Title: Senior Information Security Engineer

Posting Number: STA00258PO17

College/Division: USC Upstate College/Division Level

Department: USC Upstate IT and Service

Advertised Salary Range: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Part/Full-time: Full Time

Job Search Category: Information Technology

Advertised Job Summary: - Serves as a subject matter expert and consultant. Analyzes, develops and executes processes and procedures that ensure all systems, products and services meet South Carolina security standards, service level agreements, and University requirements along with security plans which leads to advancement in security, efficiency, and cost savings. - Partners with University departments and data owners to provide information security guidance on how to design and implement secure systems and processes. Establishes and maintains information security training and awareness programs. - Monitors technology environment and investigates incidents in conjunction with the USC Information Security Office. Also responsible for reporting and metrics based on security efforts, tools and baselines. Performs or coordinates information security risk and vulnerability reviews, including penetration tests and security design reviews on network infrastructure and applications. - Recommends tools to enhance information security. Manages projects and drives the implementation of new and redesigned tools, systems, processes, and audits to ensure institutional goals and compliance audits are achieved. - Responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance which includes but not limited to: FERPA, HIPPA, PCI, DSS, PII (Personally Identifiable Information), and CJIS.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Bachelor's degree in information technology systems, computer science, business administration or related fields and 5 years experience working in an information technology systems networking, information security, application development or related area; or equivalency. Successful background check is required.

EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.