Posting Summary: The Information Security, Policy and Records Office (ISPRO) seeks an Information Security Analyst to monitor and analyze network and systems for security remediation and to perform incident response in a complex, distributed computing environment. The analyst provides information security project management, including research, planning, resource allocation for indirect reports, implementation, reporting and communication activities.
Required Minimum Level of Education: *Degree or Equivalent Experience Required
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's degree in computer science, MIS, computer engineering or related discipline.
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Required Specific Experience: Experience working with multiple technical platforms. Experience in IT including two or more years dealing with security vulnerabilities, malware, and managing IT projects. Two or more years experience with mitigation of security vulnerabilities, malware and security incident response.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Extensive - 7 years plus
Preferred Specific Experience: Prefer experience working in a higher education information security environment. Experience with web application security and development. System administration experience. Experience with log analysis.
Preferred License or Certification: GIAC (e.g. GCIH), ISC2 (e.g. CISSP), or ISACA (e.g. CISM) certifications
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated ability to perform complex technical tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction. Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally with both non-technical managers and front-line technical support providers, often in stressful situations. Ability to prioritize and dynamically re-task response and recovery actions as situations change. Ability to provide accurate and concise documentation. Ability to operate in a highly confidential environment. Strong technical skills and analytic abilities.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.