Posting ID : A1068465049
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Internet Engineering
Information Security Analyst
The State University of New York (SUNY), located in Albany, New York, seeks applications for an Information Security Analyst within the University Security Operations Center (SUNY SOC). This newly created position will be responsible for providing information security services such as vulnerability assessment and penetration testing for SUNY campuses across New York State. The successful candidate will work with information security and IT staff at SUNY campuses and SUNY System Administration.
The position will be responsible for consulting for SUNY campuses in a wide range of security domains, including penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, information security assessments, and network security. Maintaining proficiency in and awareness of security services, industry trends, tactics, techniques and procedures is expected.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited higher education institution and minimum of 1 year of information security --or-- Bachelor's Degree in an Information Security related program from an accredited higher education institution
Familiarity with a broad range of computing platforms and network protocols
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including explaining technical concepts in non-technical terms
Outstanding organization skills and attention to detail
Uncompromising ethics and confidentiality
Willingness and ability to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment while being a self-starter
Willingness and ability to work nights and weekends as required
Information Technology, Cyber Security, Computer Forensics or related degree
1 year of hands-on experience with information security assessment tools and penetration testing
Experience with Rapid 7 Nexpose and Metasploit
CISSP, GPEN, CEH, CISM, CISA, GIAC or other security-related certifications
Familiarity with regulatory mandates, including HIPAA, HITECH, GLBA, FERPA and others
Familiarity with information security standards, including PCI, ISO 27002, NIST 800 series and others
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent fringe benefits.
Interested candidates are invited to apply online.