The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Office of the CISO has an outstanding opportunity for a temporary, full-time INFORMATION SECURITY ANALYST.
The person in this position is responsible for identifying, collecting, and documenting key information related to UW critical information security and privacy assets. The accuracy, scope, and analysis of this information gathering will support decisions about asset risk management priorities for the UW information security and privacy programs.
The person in this position will engage in carefully planned and managed outreach efforts with all levels of individuals throughout the University. The person in this will provide reports and feedback about their outreach efforts and analysis to their information security and privacy colleagues as appropriate to bolster support of the information security and privacy programs. As this project and related projects evolve, flexibility, ingenuity, dedication and enthusiasm for other duties as assigned are all key attributes of the person in this position.
The person in this position is required to collaborate with staff internal and external to the Office of CISO. They must be a facilitator with excellent written and interpersonal skills; a team player for whom the ownership of ideas is less important than the result of the collaborative effort. This individual is not only technically conversant, but also able to support, mentor, teach, and effectively influence diverse constituencies. The person in this position must have high standards and be very self-motivated
Work with other members of the information security and privacy programs to promote and support an asset and risk based approach to security and privacy at UW.
Work with organizations across the UW to identify and document information assets in a way that fosters a culture of security and privacy.
Work with information security and privacy colleagues to provide general advice and assistance on issues related to the asset discovery project.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, information management, cyber risk management, or related field
Four to five years of experience in business, information security, or risk management.
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:
Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Criminal Conviction History, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
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