Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking an Information Security Analyst in the Office of Information Technology – Information Security Office (ISO) at Rutgers Central Administration.
Under the direction of the Manager IT, the Information Security Analyst will function as a member of the Rutgers Information Security Office that leads campus-wide Risk Management, Incident Detection & Response, Security Operations, and Compliance (RISC). The Information Security Analyst is responsible for leading the evaluation, development, implementation, mitigation, education, training, and awareness of campus-wide information security processes and policies.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Responsible for facilitating and evaluating internal and 3rd party information security risk assessments.
Provides risk remediation recommendations to mitigate identified control gaps and drives awareness of available supporting resources and technologies.
Works closely with stakeholders across campus to ensure that risks are well documented and communicated.
Maintains a formal risk register that drives security governance and ensures security funding is aligned with business objectives.
Acts as a subject matter expert for end-to-end management of findings for information security assessments for vendors, applications.
Works closely with the Project Management Office (PMO) and other IT teams to define security requirements, track issues and concerns, provide solutions, communicate identified vulnerabilities, and identify exceptions to policy.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related discipline.
Five (5) years of experience in an information security program.
Equivalent education, experience and/or training may be substituted for the degree requirements.
Industry certification such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
PHYSICALDEMANDS: Standing, sitting, walking, talking or hearing. No special vision requirements. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds for the purpose of moving computer equipment.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.