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Information Security Professional II

Company: University of Central Florida
Location: Orlando
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Unleash YOUR Potential With UsAs a next-generation public research institute, we are an inclusive community of thinkers, doers, creators, innovators, healers, and leaders striving to shape the future and solve the world's most challenging problems. No matter what your role is, when you join Knight Nation, you'll play an integral role in pushing us forward to become among the most impactful universities in the country. You'll be met with opportunities to connect and collaborate with uniquely talented faculty, staff, and students across 13 colleges and multiple campuses and regional locations. That means greater challenges to tackle, more meaningful opportunities to grow, and rewarding experiences that go beyond a paycheck. We're seeking qualified, motivated individuals who will help UCF fulfill its mission in unleashing the potential of every individual, enriching the human experience through inclusion, discovery, and innovation; and propelling broad-based prosperity for the many communities we serve.UCF ITUCF IT is an impressive multi-departmental organization that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion while achieving the highest standards of the UCF Creed - integrity, scholarship, community, creativity, and excellence. Being one of the largest university divisions (that includes multiple area campuses), UCF IT prides itself on being able to adapt and conform to the growing changes at one of the nation's largest metropolitan universities.At the University of Central Florida, we challenge each other and ourselves to do extraordinary things. And as a model for higher education in the 21st century, we create a large-scale positive effect on our students, our region, and our world. For UCF faculty and staff, that means greater challenges to tackle, more meaningful opportunities to grow, and rewarding experiences that go beyond a paycheck.We're seeking qualified individuals with the passion and talent to help UCF fulfill its mission of being an academic, partnership, and research leader. Ready to join our team?The OpportunityUnder general supervision, design and maintain enterprise Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system, along with engineering security measures and capabilities for networking devices and operating systems across the enterprise. Perform all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. Perform hands-on computer investigation and forensic analysis for host and network-based systems. Perform Security Operations Center (SOC) monitoring functions.Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, analyze, and advise on available security information including results from vulnerability scans, system and application and database assessments, patch information, and system configuration.
  • Proactively identifies vulnerabilities, security trends, and sophisticated cyber-attack techniques to enhance the security program and safeguard our environment.
  • Utilizes automated and manual testing, examination, scanning, interviewing, and discovery techniques to identify, validate, and assess security vulnerabilities.
  • Develops and conducts compliance activities to ensure security objectives and security best practices are met.
  • Other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's or Master's degree and 2+ years of relevant experiencePreferred Qualifications:
    • Prefer candidates with certifications and/or a degree in cyber security or a related field.
    • Preferred certifications include but are not limited to:
      • GCIA: SEC503, Intrusion Detection In-Depth
      • GMON: SEC511, Continuous Monitoring, and Security Operations
      • SEC541: Cloud Security Monitoring and Threat DetectionAre Benefits Important to You?Working at UCF has its perks! In addition to helping drive change and having a positive impact by supporting our students, staff, and faculty, UCF offers:
        • Benefit packages, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending, and Employee Assistance Program
        • Paid time off, including annual and sick leave and paid holidays
        • Retirement savings options
        • Employee discounts, including tickets to many Orlando attractions
        • Education assistance
        • Flexible work environment
        • And more...For more benefits information, go to UCF Employee Benefits Guide (12-14-21)Who Are We?Founded in 1963 to fuel the region's talent pipeline and support the growing U.S. space program, UCF is built to make a better future for our students and society. It's one of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranks UCF among the nation's top 20 most innovative colleges, while Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Princeton Review rank us a best-value university. UCF is one of 14 universities nationwide designated as both a Hispanic-Serving Institution and a Research 1 university. With 13 colleges, including a fully accredited College of Medicine, UCF offers more than 220-degree programs between its main campus, downtown campus, hospitality campus, academic health sciences campus, and 11 UCF Connect centers located throughout the region. In addition, UCF extends its reach to communities in and beyond Central Florida by offering complete, online programs leading to bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, Ph.D.'s., certificates, and more.The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer. Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.DepartmentUCF IT Information Security OfficeWork ScheduleMonday through Friday; 8:00 AM to 5:00 PMType of AppointmentRegularExpected Salary$64,518.00 to $80,648.00Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at http//www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf.As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

Keywords: University of Central Florida, Orlando , Information Security Professional II, Other , Orlando, Florida

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