|The IT Security Office (ITSO} is responsible for the overall coordination, implementation, and assessment of information security at the University of Kansas. The overall goal of ITSO is to achieve the optimal level of confidentiality, integrity and availability of KU’s information assets and systems while providing a safe and secure computing environment for research, teaching, learning, and the everyday conduct of university business.
This unit is responsible for: Technical Security Control Planning and Coordination, Daily Security Operations, SOC Operations, Security Consulting, General & Technical Security Support, Monitoring & Logging/Statistics, System/Application/Network Scanning, Digital Forensics and Incident Response, and Overall Security Architecture and Implementation. The incumbent will find themselves working on both small and large scale projects while assisting teams within IT and campus wide, achieve their goals. As information security is an extremely fast paced field, ITSO team members are expected to research new technologies and rapidly understand their uses and risks.
To be successful requires excellent oral and writing skills, project management, strong people skills, and a results oriented attitude. In all endeavors the incumbent must demonstrate the highest degree of ethics and professionalism.
|60-Technical Security and Engineering Duties
30-Security Reporting, Monitoring, and Investigations
10-Performs special projects and other duties as assigned
|A complete application consists of:
A cover letter addressing how required qualifications are met.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Deadline for applications is Sunday, October 15th, 2017.
|Rick Whitmore, IT Security Compliance Manager, [email protected]|
|$70,000 – $80,000|
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