IT Security Analyst

New York, United States
Salary Not specified
May 19, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

IT Security Analyst

Job no: 495813

SUNY Budget Title: Lead Programmer-Analyst
Salary Level/Grade: SL3
Work type: Full time
Location: Brockport
Department: IT Security
Categories: Management & Professional

Located in Western New York, State University of New York College at Brockport is a nationally recognized and accredited public institution with competitive state health insurance and retirement plan options. SUNY Brockport also includes Brockport Downtown and sponsors the Rochester Educational Opportunity Center (REOC), both located in Rochester, NY. We are an inclusive employee-oriented university. Be yourself and start your career here. Help us build a better Brockport! Job Summary: SUNY Brockport, State University of New York is accepting applications for an IT Security Analyst. The IT Security Analyst plans, configures, designs, develops, implements, and maintains tools, systems, and procedures; monitors, detects, and maintains the security of data, systems, and networks to ensure the integrity, reliability, and security of data, systems, and networks. The Security Analyst will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team and will be expected to maintain an understanding of technology, functions and operational procedures.

  • Assists in day-to-day production problem resolution, including urgent and/or complex client issues and provide assistance and support to administrative and academic departments.
  • Provides technical support, best practices and training for various departments across campus.
  • Collaborates with team members to resolve and respond to security issues.
  • Prepares technical and user documentation.
  • Develops reports and procedures associated with IT Security Best Practices.
  • Manages medium scale initiatives with limited supervision.
  • Collaborates and provide security reviews of new technology and software for the College.
  • Monitors security events in the SIEM as well as other security feeds (logging, email, phone, chat, and other communications).
  • Triages of incoming security events, perform preliminary analysis, validate events, and escalate to management and senior level staff if events require additional response.
  • Performs and document operational tasks and compliance checks.
  • Documents event analysis and daily tasks for additional personnel to review.
    . Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university.
  • Experience in an information security analyst role.
  • Demonstrated understanding of information technology security vulnerabilities, attacks and countermeasures on major operating systems.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with team members and various constituents.
  • Ability to communicate complex situations and tasks to team members.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and keep up-to-date with emerging technology.
  • Knowledge of network protocols, firewalls, encryption, host based security agents and other information security controls.
  • Knowledge of computer hardware, software and network security issues and approaches.
  • Demonstrated experience selecting and applying appropriate data encryption technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply security controls to computer software and hardware.
  • Demonstrated ability to administer complex security controls and configurations to computer hardware, software and networks.
Work Schedule: M-F Salary and Benefits: $67,900 May be benefits eligible; more information at Careers@Brockport Application Instructions: Visit to complete an application including your letter of application that addresses required and preferred qualifications, resume/CV, and contact information for three professional references. New York State Executive Order: Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations via email at Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Diversity Statement: We are part of an academic community committed to fostering integrity, civility, and justice. We affirm that the dignity of our Brockport community is protected when free speech, academic freedom and individual rights are expressed within a climate of civility and mutual respect. Striving to learn from each other, we value human diversity because it enriches our lives and it is fundamental to the College's commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service leading to student success. SUNY Brockport is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.

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