Job Description - Officer, Information Security
Description View created on 10/30/2014

Officer, Information Security

FLSA Status: Exempt
Pay Grade: 28
Job Title ID: 192500
Job Series/Job Family: Information Technology Series / Network Services Family

Reports To

Associate Vice President, Information Technology

Job Purpose

To provide a high level of information security analysis for Information Technology and other ACC departments.

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Directs the planning, implementation, and execution of security policies, activities, and facilities against network and data security breaches and vulnerabilities.
  2. Reviews application design documents and educates the development team on security techniques, compliance requirements, and industry best practices.
  3. Remains current on information security topics and trends.
  4. Participates in development of information technology disaster recovery and business continuity planning.
  5. Audits existing systems, and directs the creation and administration of information technology security policies, activities, and standards.
  6. Develops goals, objectives, and policies to ensure ACC compliance with all applicable state and federal data and network security guidelines, rules, and statutes.
  7. Conducts periodic audits of internal data and network security controls to validate effectiveness, identify risks, and promote continuous improvement.
  8. Reviews technology contracts for goods and services to ensure that data and network security aspects are properly addressed, and monitors contractor and vendor performance to these terms and conditions.
  9. Researches, evaluates, recommends, and assists in developing systems and procedures for the prevention , detection, containment, and correction of data and network security breaches.
  10. Creates and administers IT's data and network security related policies, procedures, processes, and checklists to ensure success of the ACC information security program.
  11. Educates users and promotes security awareness.

Knowledge

Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Skills

Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

Required

Computer Skills

Required

Physical Requirements

Work Experience

Required

Preferred

Education

Required

Licenses/Certifications

     Preferred

Other

Required

Safety