Job Number: 26365617 Full/Part Time: Full Time Schedule: 8AM - 5PM Salary: $58,000 - $108,800
Position Information The Junior IT Security Analyst participates in the Information Security Office programs. Conducts risk assessments; coordinates audit engagements with relevant parties; promotes policies, standards and procedures designed to safeguard information and resources; conducts information security awareness training. Conducts vulnerability assessments and security reviews through vulnerability scans and penetration tests to determine deviations from acceptable configurations, policies, and standards. Assesses levels of risk and recommend appropriate mitigation controls.
This position is classified as primarily remote with occasional visits to campus as necessary. Working hours will be based on Pacific Standard Time (PST). The maximum annual budgeted salary for the position is $104,600.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of 'Up to Date' Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment.
Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required
Certifications Certification Requirement A certificate in information security, i.e. Security +, Ethical Hacker, CISSP Preferred
Experience Requirement 2 - 4 years of related experience. Required
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
Preferred Qualifications Basic knowledge of incident response procedures. Interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with both technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization. Knowledge of other areas of IT, department processes and procedures. Experience using IT security systems and tools. Knowledge of data encryption techniques. Experience analyzing logs for security breaches. Ability to follow department processes and procedures. Demonstrated skills applying security controls to computer software and hardware. Basic skill at reading and interpreting security logs. Basic knowledge of vulnerability scanning procedures. Basic knowledge of risk assessments procedures.
Additional Information Basic understanding of information security policy and how it affects IT daily operations.
UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission explicitly states the goal of providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.The University of California, Riverside is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 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.Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.