13 days old
2018-08-032018-09-02

Senior Information Security Analyst

Kentucky Community and Technical College System
Versailles, Kentucky
  • Job Code
    Job # 9824
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

 

 

Open Date: 8/3/2018    Close Date: Open Until Filled


 

About Us

 

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System is the Commonwealth’s largest post-secondary institution serving more than 100,000 students through 16 colleges with more than 70 campuses. We also are Kentucky’s largest provider of workforce and online education. Through partnerships with business and industry, we align our programs to meet the needs of local employers. Our colleges are united in their commitment to making life better for our students, communities and the citizens of Kentucky.


 

Position Description

 

The senior information security analyst is responsible for coordinating the protection of KCTCS's digital information, user accounts and computer networks; development and maintenance of security procedures; and implementation of security procedures with KCTCS technical personnel and outside vendors. This position recommends and develops security measures to protect information against unauthorized modification or loss. The senior data security analyst must have expert knowledge of data, network, and system security techniques and tools. In addition, this position will be responsible for supporting the annual Information Technology audits. The security analyst must have expert knowledge of data, network, and system security techniques and tools.


Major Responsibilities/Duties

  • Supporting colleges and System Office teams with security concerns
  • Implementing, maintaining information security tools
  • Updating best practices, security procedures and standards
  • Supporting the annual external audit
  • Evaluating and reviewing Information Security practices for Enterprise distribution
  • Perform other duties as assigned


 

 

Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science, Cyber Security or related field) and seven (7) years of position-related experience, or equivalent.

 

  • Certification in one of the following: CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker), Security +, OSCP, CCNA Security, ECSA (EC-Council Certified Security Analyst), GSEC / GCIH / GCIA:GIAC Security Certifications

 

Preferred Competencies

Bachelor’s degree and eight (8) years position-related experience or equivalent

  • IDS/IPS, penetration and vulnerability testing
  • Security risk assessments and IT audit
  • TCP/IP, computer networking, routing and switching
  • Firewall and intrusion detection/prevention
  • Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems
  • Wireshark and/or packet analysis tools
  • Networking and Network Security

 

KCTCS offers a competitive benefits package and an attractive work environment that supports excellence, innovation and creativity. Positions with the KCTCS System Office are term-contract positions, with the expectancy of continuance based on performance.


KY law requires state and national pre-employment background checks as a condition of employment. Initial review of applicants will begin on August 23, 2018. Position is open until filled.

 Applicants will be notified if selected for an interview.

Kentucky Community and Technical College System

KCTCS is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity.


We actively encourage applications and/or nominations of persons of color, women, veterans, persons with disabilities and other individuals.


KCTCS is an equal opportunity employer and educational institution.

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