Decision Making – Seeking an individual who identifies and considers several different solutions before making decisions when needed. Makes effective decisions even when faced with time pressure or uncertain conditions. Recognizes when input from others is needed to make effective decisions. Weighs the costs, benefits, and implications of decisions before making them. Distinguishes underlying causes from symptoms when making decisions.
Critical and Analytical Thinking – This position requires an individual to identify inconsistent or missing information and critically review, analyze, compare and interpret information. Draws conclusions from relevant and/or missing information. Tests possible hypotheses to ensure the problem is correctly diagnosed and the best solution is found.
Strategic Thinking – The ideal candidate understands and can explain the "big picture" and how different strategies relate to organizational objectives or issues. Accurately assesses the organization's strengths and weaknesses. Determines opportunities and threats through comprehensive analysis of current and future trends. Incorporates new data when available and makes tactical and strategic adjustments.
Prioritizing – The individual in this position will need to appropriately weigh the importance of different criteria for prioritizing work. Balances tasks so that work on a range of priority levels gets completed, not just tasks deemed “high priority”. Frequently reviews priorities and re-prioritizes when required or beneficial. Identifies and effectively uses available tools to record and communicate priorities, such as online project management tools or shared calendars.
PRIMARY ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Exploration and integration of new cyber security tools, processes, capabilities, and architecture. Tuning and development of security information and event monitoring systems use cases and other security control configurations.
Defend systems against unauthorized access, modification and/or destruction.
Monitors, detects, and diagnoses security incidents, intrusions, and vulnerability issues.
Conducts investigations into problematic activity and provides on-going communication with senior management.
Incident response activities.
Knowledge of cyber and data security principles.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Associate degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, or Network Administration technical degree in related field, and Four years of progressively responsible cyber security or related experience in area of assignment, or
An equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.
Bachelor degree preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
One or more of the following certifications:
GIAC Security Essentials Certification
GIAC Security Leadership Certification
CISSP – ISSAP
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer: Security
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