The Director Information Security has the general responsibility for establishing security policies relating to access to an information system, user rights and privileges to applications, system security utilities and establishing data protection from the Internet by applying firewalls on the computer system. The Director Information Security, also addresses the physical security of data processing facilities or operations, risk management audits and compliance with established policies.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develops, implements, and manages the overall enterprise process for information security strategy, associated architecture and engineering standards
Manages the development and implementation of security policy, standards, guidelines and procedures to ensure ongoing maintenance of security
Identifies protection goals, objectives and metrics consistent with the district's strategic plan and works with leadership to prioritize security initiatives and spending based on appropriate risk management and/or financial methodology
Oversees the team of security employees and vendors who safeguard the company’s assets, intellectual property and computer systems
Oversees the development of, and serves as an enterprise champion of, a district wide security awareness and training program
Performs information security risk assessments and serves as an internal auditor for security issues
Assists Internal Audits in the development of appropriate criteria needed to assess the level of new/existing applications and/or technology infrastructure elements for compliance with enterprise security standards
Serves as the enterprise focal point and oversees incident response planning as well as the investigation of security breaches, and assists with disciplinary and legal matters associated with such breaches, as necessary
Serves as an internal information security consultant to the organization; assists in the review of applications and/or technology environments
Attends the workplace regularly, reports to work punctually and follows a work schedule to keep up with the demands of the worksite
Completes all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through Tarrant County College (TCC)
Supports the values of the College: diversity, teaching excellence, student success, innovation and creativity and service to the College
The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
Tarrant County College District, a comprehensive two-year institution established in 1965, is dedicated to providing quality education that exceeds the expectations of the people of Tarrant County. More than 50,000 students are enrolled in TCC's associate degree and technical programs, making it the sixth largest among Texas colleges and universities. Continuing Education, Corporate and Workforce ...Services offer additional opportunities for businesses and individuals of all ages, through Continuing Education courses, workshops and customized training programs. The college has five major campuses in the cities of Hurst (Northeast Campus), Fort Worth (Northwest, South and Trinity River campuses), and Arlington (Southeast Campus), with administrative offices in downtown Fort Worth at the May Owen Center.