Internal Title: Chief Information Security Officer
Posting Number: STA00687PO18
College/Division: Division of Information Technology
Department: University Technology Services
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Information Technology
Advertised Job Summary: The Chief Information Security Officer leads the information security and privacy function at the University of South Carolina. Responsibilities include: managing information security and privacy compliance efforts; effectively communicating risk to senior university officials; developing, updating and maintaining information security and privacy policies; developing, implementing, and maintaining strategic information security and privacy programs; effective interaction with various departments, individuals and agencies across all levels of the enterprise; overseeing work assignments of the information security staff; maintaining relationships with local, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies; and overseeing a network of security directors and vendors who safeguard the University's assets, intellectual property and computer systems. The Chief Information Security Officer will reside under the responsibility of the Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Bachelor's or advanced degree in computer science, management, law, public administration, communications, or a related field, and a minimum of six (6) years of experience in a dedicated full-time information security role, with at least three (3) of those years in a supervisory capacity; or a minimum of ten (10) years equivalent experience in information security with at least five (5) years in a supervisory capacity.
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, protected veteran status or genetics.