SUNY Cortland is seeking a full-time Director of Information Security to develop, direct and implement information security operations. Reporting to the Associate Provost for Information Resources, the Director of Information Security will assume overall responsibility for improving the security of the College's technology services as well as security awareness across the college community. This includes but is not limited to incident response, monitoring, metrics, vulnerability scanning, penetration testing, firewall operations, anti-virus support, intrusion detection, and forensics.
The Director will work in partnership with other Information Resources Directors and individuals across the college and SUNY to assess security risks, establish operational strategies and to formulate best practices and policies for security.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree; minimum 5 years of experience with state-of-the-art information security technologies, technology policy and security operations; demonstrated knowledge of computer forensic investigation methodology, investigation tools, and information system auditing; demonstrated knowledge and use of: network security services such as firewalls, IDS, IPS, end-point protection, email security options and services, and infrastructure and application vulnerability and scanning tools and services; high level of personal integrity, and the ability to professionally manage confidential matters with appropriate judgment and maturity; demonstrated effective oral, written and social communication skills and the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to technical and non-technical audiences; certified Information Security Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or similar certifications specific to Information Security
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in Information Security or technology-related field; experience working in a higher education or a research environment.
The State University of New York College at Cortland is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.
Located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, SUNY Cortland is a public, residential college and member of the State University of New York (SUNY) system. Founded in 1868, our enrollment is just under 7,000 students majoring in 64 undergraduate and 39 graduate programs. With more than 1,400 employees, job seekers will find competitive salaries, outstanding benefits and an inv...igorating work environment with full access to Cortland’s exceptional recreation and fitness facilities, library and other resources.