Information Security Analyst

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Information Security Analyst Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 22277341 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $69,000 - $102,500 Position Information Responsible for the implementation of the Information Security Office governance, risk management, compliance, and awareness program. Conduct risk assessments; coordinate audit engagements with relevant parties; maintain policies, standards and procedures designed to safeguard information and resources; manage information security awareness training. Conduct vulnerability assessments and security reviews through vulnerability scans and penetration tests to determine deviations from acceptable configurations, policies, and standards. Assess levels of risk and recommend appropriate mitigation controls. Please note that this position has been classified as 100% remote (work from home full-time). The budgeted hiring range for this position is up to $97,500. Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required
Certifications Certification Requirement Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Preferred Certified Ethical Hacking (CEH) Preferred
Experience Experience Requirement 4 - 7 years of related experience. Required Experience managing a variety of computer operating systems such as Unix, Linux, and Microsoft Windows. Required Experience with security and privacy related regulations such as FERPA, HIPAA, PCI, etc. Preferred Experience conducting both web application penetration tests and network penetration tests. Preferred Experience with scanning tools like nmap, masscan, or similar assessment tools. Preferred Experience working in higher education. Preferred
Special Conditions Special Condition Requirement Must pass a background check. Required Occasional travel for university related business meetings, conferences and/or professional development. Required Travel Outside of Normal Business Hours Required
Minimum Requirements Interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization.
Ability to follow department processes and procedures.
Demonstrated skills applying security controls to computer software and hardware.
Demonstrated skill at administering complex security controls and configurations to computer hardware, software and networks.
Experience using IT security systems and tools. Knowledge of data encryption techniques. Experience analyzing logs for security breaches.
Demonstrated experience selecting and applying appropriate data encryption technologies.
Knowledge of computer hardware, software and network security issues and approaches.
Basic skill at reading and interpreting security logs.
Preferred Qualifications Experience in incident response and digital forensics including data collection, examination and analysis.

Knowledge of other areas of IT, department processes and procedures.

Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • UC Riverside is proud to be ranked No. 12 among all U.S. universities, according to Money Magazine's 2020 rankings, and among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, according to the 2019-20 Center for World University rankings.

  • UC Riverside is the top university in the United States for social mobility. - U.S. News 2020

  • UCR is a member of the University Innovation Alliance, the leading national coalition of public research universities committed to improving student success for low-income, first-generation, and students of color.

  • Among top-tier universities, UC Riverside ranks No. 2 in financial aid. - Business Insider 2019

  • Ranked No. 2 in the world for research, UCR's Department of Entomology maintains one of the largest collections of insect specimens the nation. - Center for World University Rankings

  • UCR's distinguished faculty boasts 2 Nobel Laureates, and 13 members of the National Academies of Science and Medicine.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Posted: 11/19/2020
Application Due: 1/18/2021
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