Under general supervision from a designated administrator, assists in performing procedures and provides technical solutions that serve to provide appropriate access to and protect systems from unauthorized users.
Carries out procedures to ensure that all systems, products and services meet organization security standards;
Works with business units to achieve security objectives and identifies, reports, and resolves security risks and violations;
Formulates information security strategies for the protection of sensitive data;
Develops and validates baseline security configurations for operating systems, applications, networking, and telecommunications equipment;
Involved in the full security systems life cycle which includes, designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining, and supporting software, quality assurance, testing and deployment;
Develop technical documentation (designs, specifications, processes, workflows) and communications;
Advocates and provides information security consultation on UC projects initiative within the business and development of systems;
Assists with and manages cyber investigations through forensic fact gathering with a focus on e-discovery;
Develops and presents information security training and awareness programs;
Ensures that information security environments support UC privacy policies and state and federal laws;
Serves as an expert resource to others; serves on committees and projects;
May have 20% of their effort in research or teaching in a college unit which requires a combination of in-depth subject matter expertise and excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to explain difficult technical material clearly and patiently; serves as a technical or team lead by providing guidance and direction to other analyst; responsible for reviewing and inspecting the work of other analysts;
Perform related duties based on departmental need
Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or a relevant degree and seven (7) years related experience -OR- a Bachelor’s degree with five (5) years’ experience –OR- an Associate’s degree with six (6) years’ experience; -OR- nine (9) years’ experience.
Experience and/or training should include advanced level experience.
Possesses broad and deep knowledge of own area and related areas and contributes advanced knowledge, skill, and expertise.
CISSP, CISM, GIAC, and/or other Information Security certifications.
Experience managing diverse and complex IT environments, ideally large-scale higher education.
Proven ability to manage large and complex IT projects.
Proven ability to manage internal security investigations.
Proven ability to lead and guide staff towards a common goal.
Proven ability to quickly adapt to change.
Subject Matter Experience and/or Experience managing enterprise security solutions including: endpoint security, two factor authentication, SSL certificate management, vulnerability assessment and scanning tools, and data loss prevention.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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