The Director of Identity, Security and Compliance (ISC) reports to the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and is the head IT security officer for the university. The Director of ISC will be responsible for the planning, development and implementation of the university's overall information systems security program to promote K-State information systems reliability and accessibility, while protecting and defending against unauthorized access to systems, networks, and data.
Responsibilities include: incident management, risk assessment, security controls, awareness training, security policy and compliance, and IT security architecture, policies, and standards.
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Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or bachelor's degree in an unrelated field plus at least ten (10) years' experience in information technology services
Two years' experience in systems analysis, designing, coding, testing, and maintaining enterprise software applications
Experience designing, implementing, and/or managing major components of an IT security program or managing an IT operations or service unit in a distributed technology environment
Competence/experience in the areas of risk analysis and security management for data, information, and applications; IT security standards and best practices; privacy and security legislation; security architectures and technologies; incident detection and response; and disaster recovery support
Experience coordinating the development and implementation of IT policies and procedures
Experience evaluating and implementing new practices and technologies to improve an organization's over- all IT security program
Experience working collaboratively with a wide range of individuals
Experience building coalitions and professional relationships with internal and external constituencies to achieve results
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills
Must be able to acquire and maintain a top-secret security clearance
Effective communicator (orally and in writing) with non-technical and technical audiences, including senior executives, managers, staff, vendors, and colleagues
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