Lead Information Security Administrator

Job description

Job Title: Lead Information Security Administrator
Location: Kendall Campus
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 1000786
Job Details

Job Family

ADMIN - Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC)




$81,299 - $101,623


Information Security & Policy

Reports To

Associate Vice Provost, Chief Information Security Officer

Closing Date

Open Until Filled

FLSA Status

Exempt - Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation

First Review Date

November 24, 2020

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The Lead Information Security Administrator assists in developing security standards and best practices for the institution, and recommends security enhancements to management as needed. Develops strategies to respond to and recover from a security incident. Responsible for educating the workforce on information security through training and building awareness.

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•Administers security controls which safeguard access to IT resources
•Performs security assessments of internal processes and systems; recommends mitigating actions
•Investigates security incidents, creates, and distributes related reports
•Maintains communication with vendors regarding security system updates and technical support security products
•Develops new or modifies existing security controls, processes, policies and procedures
•Promotes and administers security awareness among the user community
•Researches and recommends security solutions, to include technology architecture, software and hardware
•Performs security assessments of 3rd party technology solutions
•Coordinates with technology operation counterparts across institution on security initiatives
•Conducts electronic document searches in response to requests from the College Office of Legal Affairs
•Performs other duties as assigned

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•Bachelor degree in Computer Science, MIS, or a closely related field with a minimum of seven (7) years of progressive experience in computing and security administration
•CISSP or related certification
•All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
•Knowledge of authentication, IT services access policies, and related internal and external security considerations
•Knowledge of encryption systems, including certificate systems
•Advanced experience working with network security systems, including firewalls, IDS/IPS, NAC, and network monitoring
•Advanced knowledge in large security data set analysis & management of analytics systems
•Advanced knowledge of Windows and/or Linux operating systems, IP data network, testing, monitoring and management
•Strong understanding of endpoint security solutions to include File Integrity Monitoring and Data Loss Prevention
•Knowledge of information technology trends and impact on related security procedures and processes and the current and development
•Advanced knowledge of authentication, IT services access policies, and related internal and external security considerations
•Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures
•Direct experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls and content filtering methodologies
•Ability to work in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural environment with students, faculty and staff

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  • This function/position has been designated as essential. This means that when the College is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at the College.

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Posted: 11/11/2020
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