California State University, Stanislaus is pleased to announce the following position and invites nominations or applications.
The Information Security Officer (ISO) is a 12 month full-time MPP (Management Personnel Plan) position and reports directly to the Associate Vice President of Information and Technology, CIO.
The ISO will lead the development and implementation of OIT’s university-wide Information Security Plan and strategy; including information security projects, coordination of incident response and security awareness and training on campus.
The ISO will serve on the University Information Security Management Team and appropriate committees. The incumbent will work with University executives, Deans and top administrators in administrative departments and divisions to ascertain University security priorities.
The ISO is responsible for the development and delivery of a comprehensive information security and privacy program for the University. The scope of this program is university-wide, and includes information in electronic, print and other formats. The purpose of this program includes: to assure that information created, acquired or maintained by the University, and its authorized users, is used in accordance with its intended purpose; to protect University information and its infrastructure from external and internal threats; recommend best practices and solutions for effectively providing prevention, detection, containment and deterrence mechanisms, and to assure that the university complies with statutory and regulatory requirements regarding information access, security and privacy.
The ISO is expected to maintain a strong working relationship with technical and non-technical customers. Provides technical leadership and non-technical leadership, including education, to assure and increase University IT security. Provides academic and business units with security risk assessments and provides or assists with the development and deployment of protective measures.
The ISO will have responsibilities across a broad range of information security projects and manages security systems so that the day-to-day IT functions of the University supporting teaching, learning, scholarship and administration can work securely.
To effectively carry out these tasks, the ISO will interface with various individuals/departments on campus, as well as individuals at the Office of the Chancellor of the CSU, other campuses within the CSU, and external entities, agencies, and individuals, as appropriate.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
The successful candidate must have: knowledge of encryption technologies, VPN, authentication systems, current security attacks and countermeasures, network monitoring and auditing, system administration and troubleshooting skills, ability to perform penetration testing, computer forensics, audit network security, and document processes and findings. Must also have the ability to research and survey new security products and ability to establish data security standards and procedures.
Salary Range: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. This is a 12-month, full-time, CSU Management Personnel Plan (MPP) position with an excellent benefits package. For detailed information on management benefits please refer to the following benefit web page: http://www.calstate.edu/hrs/benefits/documents/management-personnel-plan-mpp-benefits-summary.pdf
Anticipated Starting Date and Application Procedure: The position will remain open until filled. Initial screening of candidates will begin June 1st. The successful candidate will be eligible to start in the position as soon as possible.
In addition to submitting a standard CSU Stanislaus employment application (download electronic application at http://www.csustan.edu/hr/Employment_Opportunities/Management/index.html), applicants should submit a resume with a cover letter addressing qualifications, as well as names and contact information for five professional references using one of the following methods:
Mail: California State University, Stanislaus
Attention: Human Resources
One University Circle, MSR 320
Turlock, CA 95382
Fax: (209) 664-7011
For questions, please call (209) 667-3137 or email email@example.com.
THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, Stanislaus serves the San Joaquin Valley and is a critical educational resource for a six county region of approximately 1.5 million people. Widely recognized for its quality academic programs, the University has 10 nationally accredited programs and approximately 400 full-time faculty. Over eighty percent of full time faculty holds doctorates or terminal degrees in their fields. The University offers 41 undergraduate majors, 24 master's programs, 7 post-graduate credentials, and a doctorate in education serving 8,900 students. New instructional facilities have been built for the unique pedagogy of professional programs, laboratory sciences, and performing arts.
CSU Stanislaus continues to receive national recognition with its ranking as one of the best 373 colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review. The University was one of 12 public universities in the nation to be recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities for demonstrating exceptional performance in retention and graduation rates. In addition, U.S. News and World Report ranks CSU Stanislaus as one of "The Top Public Universities-Master's" institutions in the West in its America's Best Colleges ratings. CSU Stanislaus also is recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) by the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information is available at the University's Web site: www.csustan.edu.
Information contained in this announcement is subject to change with or without notice.
Applicants requiring necessary accommodations to the application process may contact the Human Resources Department at (209) 667-3351. California Relay Service is available at (800) 735-2922 voice and (800) 735-2929 TDD. As a federal contractor, we are committed to attracting a diverse applicant pool. Please consider completing the Voluntary Self-Identification of Disability form (your response will not be shared with the search committee) at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/sec503/Voluntary_Self-Identification_of_Disability_CC-305_SD_Edit1.24.14.pdf.
The annual Campus Security and Fire Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Stanislaus State; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault and, campus fire statistics. You can obtain a copy of this report at: https://www.csustan.edu/upd/crime-statistics. To request a printed copy call: (209) 667-3572; fax: (209) 667-3104; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Information regarding campus security reports at other locations can be found at: http://ope.ed.gov/security/. Clery Act: In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, crime report statistics are available at:
The university is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. CSU Stanislaus hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
A background check (which includes checks of employment records, education records, criminal records, civil records; and may include motor vehicle records, professional licenses, and sex offender registries, as position requires) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. In addition, this position may be designated under the California State University’s Conflict of Interest Code and, if so, will be subject to filing the Fair Political Practices Commission Form 700.
April 25, 2017