Administrator/Analyst, ITS Security

Administrator/Analyst, ITS Security


Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Job Location

Multiple Campuses 


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, March 20, 2020
Closes: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Target Start Date

Friday, March 20, 2020

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Education Required

• AAS degree in information technology or a related field from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution, or equivalent experience (5 years of information technology with 3 years of information security)

• Individual must be enrolled in or complete an industry-level certification (Security+, CISA, CISM, CISSP, CSSLP) within 6 months of hire date

Experience Required

• Minimum of 5 years of Information Technology experience

• Minimum of 1 year of Information Security experience

• Intermediate use of security tools for forensics, penetration testing and monitoring

Preferred Qualifications


Education Preferred

• Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution strongly preferred, or equivalent experience (10 years of information technology with 4 years of information security)

• CISA/CISSP, CCNP, CompTIA; A+, Server+ preferred CompTIA Network+ strongly preferred
• PMP, PMBOK or similar project management training or certification preferred
• ITIL Fundamentals preferred

Experience Preferred

• 8 years of Information Technology Experience
• 3 years of Information Security experience

• Experience in a higher educational environment

• Experience with Ellucian Colleague ERP security class management

• Greater than one year experience in an IT environment with exposure to information security.

Position Description

The IT Security Analyst/Administrator is responsible for assessing information risk and facilitates remediation of identified vulnerabilities and security events/incidents with the GTCC information, systems and applications. Reports on findings and recommendations for corrective, compensating, detective and preventive actions. Performs vulnerability assessments as assigned utilizing IT security tools and methodologies. Performs assessments of the IT security/risk posture within the IT network, systems and software applications, in addition to assessments within the Vendor Management Program. Identifies opportunities to reduce risk and documents remediation options regarding acceptance or mitigation of risk scenarios. Facilitates and monitors performance of risk remediation tasks, changes related to risk mitigation & reports on findings. Maintains oversight of IT and vendors regarding the security maintenance of their systems and applications. Provides weekly project status reports, including outstanding issues. The IT Security/Risk Analyst assists in all IT audits, IT risk assessments and regulatory compliance. Performs administration and maintenance of information security systems, make recommendations to implement new information security systems, policies and controls.

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