Student Affairs is seeking an experienced security minded individual with excellent communication skills, time management and planning skills to join our team as a Cyber Information Assurance Analyst. The Cyber Information Assurance Analyst will provide Student Affairs with necessary security expertise as related to networks, servers, software and data. They will author, review, coordinate, design, recommend, evaluate new and existing services, controls, solutions, processes, procedures and other forms of documentation. They will provide expertise during audits, risk assessments, general reviews, accreditation visits and during various project management cycles. Specialized knowledge of HIPAA, HITECH, Mental Health Law, FERPA, PCI-DSS and various University policies and departmental procedures and including Federal, State and local laws and other special publications (NIST SP 800-66, NIST SP 800-53). They will serve as primary liaison with Penn State Office of Information Security (OIS) and the Penn State Privacy Office. This position reports to the Director of Student Affairs Information Technology. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Information Technology, or Computer Science is desired. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.
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