The enterprise applications and servers division of IT is led by the Director of Enterprise Applications & Servers with a mission of promoting and supporting administrative and academic use of technology applications throughout the university. This division is responsible for all centralized applications and hardware utilized in the support of academic and administrative activities throughout the university.
The information security analyst, under the direction of the Director of Enterprise Applications and Servers, works to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Lesley's information and systems.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist with planning, implementation, and maintenance of a comprehensive enterprise-wide information security program that protects the organization's information and systems.
Monitor networks and systems for security breaches through the use of software that detects intrusions and anomalous system behavior.
Lead security incident response (e.g., conducting a technical and forensic investigation, and assisting in determining the extent of the damage).
Improves information security posture through the application of findings from investigation of security incidents.
Act as a consultant / subject matter expert when it comes to information security and risk management.
Maintain awareness of emerging threats and trends within Information Security.
Recognize and identify areas where existing procedures or tools require change, or where new ones need to be developed. Contribute to these changes.
Conducts assessment on the security of new applications and programs prior to installation or upgrades.
Ensures all levels of staff are provided with relevant trainings on security matters.
Weigh business needs against security concerns.
Automation of processes and workflows.
Bachelors of Science in related field or equivalent professional experience.
Thorough knowledge of information security principles
Experience with digital forensics investigations including current technologies and practices.
Experience with log analysis for security detection and/or response.
Experience with scripting or programming; vulnerability scanning tools and processes; intrusion detection/prevention. tools and processes; application security testing tools and processes; current penetration testing technologies and practices; system or network administration.
Proven ability to work independently and as a part of a productive team.
Strong verbal communication and writing skills.
Must be authorized to work in the United States; if you hold a visa, your visa status must allow you to work at Lesley University.
Additional Information: Salary Grade 27 Background checks are required for all positions.
Application Instructions: A cover letter and a CV/resume.
Applications will be reviewed upon the establishment of an appropriate pool of candidates.
Lesley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to increasing the diversity of the university community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to this goal are encouraged to apply.