The City of Santa Monica now hiring for an Information Security Officer. The Information Security Officer will manage and direct all citywide information security programs, strategy, operations and policy recommendations that provide protection and confidentiality of data, simultaneously, with other information assets of the City of Santa Monica. The ideal candidate should be customer service oriented, and should have experience with program management. The ideal candidate should also have experience with information security architecture, intrusion prevention systems, scanning tools, network hardware, serves, and some knowledge of applicable data privacy laws and practices.
The ideal candidate should at least have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a closely related field. It is also necessary to have five years of recent experience in information/cyber security and three years of increasingly responsible experience in managing the information security of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, and network protocols. Additionally, at least two years of required work experience must have included supervisory or management responsibilities.
For more information on this position and details on how to apply, please visit the City of Santa Monica Human Resources Website at www.smgov.net/hr before the first review period of 5:30pm on Thursday, September 28, 2017.
The City of Santa Monica is a beautiful, sustainable community situated on the western side of Los Angeles County bordered by the City of Los Angeles on three sides and the Pacific Ocean on the west. Santa Monica encompasses an area slightly greater than eight square miles and operates most of its own municipal services directly, including police, fire, street maintenance, custodial, building main...tenance, graffiti removal, refuse collection, recycling, water resources, sewer utilities, transit services, and a cable television station. The City also operates public libraries, the Civic Auditorium, a municipal airport, a cemetery, and an animal shelter.