I.T. Senior Associates perform highly complex professional work in technology-related disciplines. While areas of specialization vary, typically I.T. Senior Associates perform a range of work in development/programming, communications, technical support, or similar functions depending on the needs of the Information Technology area to which they report. Work tasks include diagnosing, evaluating, overseeing and resolving highly complex projects. They have wide latitude for independent initiative and judgment and may serve in lead roles on complex programs or projects, and/or serve as a direct supervisor of a unit or group.
I.T. Senior Associates should demonstrate mastery of one or more technology-related disciplines, decision-making ability in situations related to those disciplines, and be able to serve as a resource in these areas. They may contribute to decisions on I.T. policies and technical standards.
This job is in CUNY's Classified Civil Service. The full specification is available on our web site at http://www.cuny.edu/about/administration/offices/ohrm/hros/classification/ccsjobs.html
IT Senior Associate
CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Medgar Evers College, The City University of New York (Medgar Evers) believes that education has the power to positively transform the lives of individuals, and that education is the right of all. A dynamic and vibrant institution, its mission is to provide higher education for the underserved populations of Central Brooklyn through high-quality, professional and career-oriented undergraduate degree programs.
A four-year liberal arts college, Medgar Evers is a beacon of educational opportunity, culture, and success to the New York City community and beyond. The College is dedicated to making a positive impact on the surrounding community and pioneering initiatives that will create success for even the youngest learners in Central Brooklyn.
Reporting to the Chief Information Officer, the IT Security Analyst will be responsible for providing the direction and technical expertise needed to design, implement and maintain Medgar Evers College information technology security environment. This role includes responsibility for developing and implementing appropriate IT security policies and procedures, configuring and managing security software, and participating in daily security operations. The IT Security Analyst will also conduct vendor, project and technical/ad hoc security reviews. The ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the business regarding security issues while ensuring that the College information assets are properly protected is essential.
Perform security reviews for Departments, projects, and technical/ad hoc process implementations.
Perform Information Security incident tracking/ reporting and escalate critical security incidents to University information security officer.
Assess and review current technology infrastructure to identify key risk areas, and ensure adequate levels of controls are in place to address those risks.
Implement suitable vulnerability and threat management in order to safeguard the information assets.
Develop techniques, procedures and utilities for improving the conduct security risk assessments.
Coordinates the development, implementation, and administration of high level security policies, practices, standards and programs.
Coordinate the assessment of computer systems security risks, investigates and develops contingency plans by undertaking risk analysis, IT security investigations, surveys and threat assessments.
Participate in data collection, analysis, and management for client assessments and client requests.
High School Diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent
An equivalent of ten years of experience post-high school that can be met by one of the following: ten years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology related position; an Associate's degree plus eight years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position; or a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution plus six years of full-time work experience in a computer or technology-related position
Demonstrated English Language proficiency
A Motor Vehicle Driver's license, valid in New York State, may be required for some, but not all positions.
This title has three levels. In addition to the minimum qualifications above, To qualify for Levels 2 and 3, additional qualifications, such as education, experience, or certification relevant to the area of specialization are required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong organizational skills to handle multiple priorities.
At least five years of the required experience should be in an information technology security role,with strong technical skills in security technologies and software such
as, firewalls (e.g.,Palo Alto,Cisco), malware detection and protection (e.g.FireEye),Riverbed SteelCentral for network,forensic tools for malware analysis,event log
management and alerting systems,etc.
Experience with security administration across multiple operating systems and especially Windows, Exchange, Cisco and SQL environments.
Experience managing and leading Security projects, including defining requirements,developing project plans,and delivering results.
Experience with conceptual security design considerations in Internet firewalls, LAN, WAN, file Server, PC, Linux, TCP/IP and VPN environments.
CISSP, CISM,CCNP-5,CEH and/or CISA certification is preferred
Level 1: $91,298
Level 2: $99,599
Level 3: $109,560
Salary will be commensurate with experience
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply, go to www.cuny.edu, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.
Applicants who meet the qualification requirements and are a permanent IT Senior Associate, permanent IT Associate, permanent IT Assistant, permanent IT Support Assistant or have applied for IT Support Assistant, Exam #2064, are encouraged to apply.
July 2, 2023
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.
Medgar Evers College was founded as a result of collaborative efforts by community leaders, elected officials, the Chancellor and the Board of Higher Education of The City University of New York. The College, named after the civil rights leader, Medgar Evers, was established in 1969 with a mandate to meet the educational and social needs of Central Brooklyn in New York City. The College is committed to the fulfillment of this mandate. In keeping with the philosophy of The City University and Medgar Evers College, we believe that education is the right of all individuals in the pursuit of self actualization. Consequently, the College's mission is to develop and maintain high quality, professional, career oriented undergraduate degree programs in the context of liberal education. The College offers programs both at the baccalaureate and at the associate degree levels, giving close attention to the articulation between the two year and the four year programs. The College has a commitment to students who desire self improvement, a sound education, an opportunity to develop a personal value system, and an opportunity to gain maximum benefits from life experience and from their environment.