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Cyber Security Analyst

Cecil County Government – ELKTON, MD, United States - Published On 1/8/19


CYBER SECURITY ANALYST is needed for the Department of Information Technology with a salary range of $54,831 - $74,429. This position will perform ethical hacking
assessments on multi-protocol networks and application systems, oversee compliance and regulation requirements and monitor overall network for weaknesses and remediate potential risks by performing penetration testing. (Grade 121N)

Position requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, information technology or a related field OR (6) six years of experience as an IT professional; OR Associates Degree in computer science, information technology or a related field OR (8) eight years of experience as an IT professional; (5) Five or more years’ of direct IT security experience; NCIS and CJIS knowledge as well as understanding of NISP requirements; CISSP and/or Security+ certification required; Checkpoint firewall experience preferred.

Duties: Include, but not limited to, providing strategic and technical recommendations following identification of vulnerabilities in operating systems, applications and network infrastructure; implementing, overseeing and supporting security solution capabilities such as firewalls, intrusion prevention and detection and filtering; evaluating security controls and recommending corrective actions; overseeing state and federal compliance and regulation requirements; delivering reports outlining test results; developing and maintaining methodologies and tools to enhance the County’s security testing devices; own the overall IT security posture to include composing comprehensive Business Resumption Plan, Disaster Recovery Plan, Security Awareness Plan and IT Security Incident handling Plan; perform all other duties as assigned.

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