GENERAL PURPOSE: Performs complex and highly responsible duties in implementing, maintaining, evaluating and enhancing the District/SNWA cyber security protection framework including security architectures, policies, standards and systems to safeguard the integrity and confidentiality of information assets and the availability and reliability of systems operations; participates in activities to ensure compliance with PCI security standards; and performs related duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to work collaboratively with other units and departments to optimize effectiveness of the District/SNWA cyber security program; be able to analyze policy, trends, and intelligence to better understand how a cyber security threat actor may think or act, using deductive reasoning and problem-solving skills to develop appropriate counter measures. Proficiency in the Unix operating system, Windows Powershell, and Penetration Testing is desired. Experience with webservices development, DevSecOps, secure coding standards and Agile/Scrum development processes is desired.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a four-year college or university with major coursework in computer science, information systems or a closely related field; and five years of progressively responsible professional information technology experience involving network/systems infrastructure administration and security; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in a government or public utility setting is highly desirable.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: A valid Nevada driver's license and ability to maintain insurability under the District's Vehicle Insurance Policy may be required for certain assignments. Certification as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), current CompTIA Security+ certification or comparable certifications with at least four years of comparable experience is required.
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*The Las Vegas Valley Water District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.*
Employer does not assist with relocation costs.
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