Temporary IT Security Data Analyst-2

Job description

Hyde Park Campus

2010008 BSD - Data Security

About the Unit
The Information Security Office is dedicated to providing information security services and expert security guidance to BSD leadership and all members of the BSD research and academic enterprise to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of its information assets and data, in accordance with organizational security policies and applicable state and federal laws, as efficiently as possible.

Job Information

Job Summary:

The Temporary IT Security Data Analyst will provide entry level administration, technical and customer support for the BSD Information Security Office. This position is expected to last approximately three months at 10-20 hours per week. This is a great opportunity for hands-on experience in cyber security operations or cyber risk management as well as security policy compliance.


  • Assisting security staff with projects
  • Security research
  • Writing user documentation
  • Enhancing wiki documentation
  • Metrics reporting
  • Other duties as assigned

Additional Requirements

  • High School Diploma Required.

Required Experience:
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint).
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and deadlines.
  • A proactive attitude and a willingness to learn new skills.
  • A comfort level with varying levels of work ranging from simple tasks to more challenging project work.
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal.
  • Familiarity with Linux and working in a Unix shell. (ls, cd, cat, sed, grep, less, vi/emacs/pico/nano).
  • HTML / CSS proficiency.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Attention to detail and deadlines.

Preferred Experience:
  • Computer security, networking, trouble ticket software experience.
  • Office and/or customer service experience.
  • Data analytics experience.

Required Document:
  • Resume

NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application

Benefit Eligibility

Pay Frequency

Pay Range
Depends on Qualification

Scheduled Weekly Hours


Job is Exempt?

Drug Test Required?

Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?

Health Screen Required?

Posting Date

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Posting Statement:

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Staff Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5800 or submit a request via Applicant Inquiry Form.

The University of Chicago's Annual Security & Fire Safety Report (Report) provides information about University offices and programs that provide safety support, crime and fire statistics, emergency response and communications plans, and other policies and information. The Report can be accessed online at: http://securityreport.uchicago.edu. Paper copies of the Report are available, upon request, from the University of Chicago Police Department, 850 E. 61st Street, Chicago, IL 60637.

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Job No:
Posted: 8/12/2018
Application Due: 8/23/2018
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