Information Security Administrator

Information Security Administrator


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC 


$50,000 - $55,000


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, September 2, 2021
Closes: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Target Start Date

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director of Information Technology

Employment Type

Full Time

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or closely related field from a regionally accredited institution is required. Must have one to three years of experience in Information Technology or network security along with strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate well with staff, students, and the public. At least one year of experience with supporting an IT helpdesk environment and knowledge of information security principles, including risk assessment and management, threat and vulnerability management, incident response, and identity and access management.

Preferred Qualifications

National Career Readiness Certification and Bilingual is preferred.

Position Description

The Information Security Administrator (ISA) performs in a hands-on or “over-the-shoulder” monitoring role and requires a high degree of technical understanding and expertise. The Information Security Administrator is responsible for a broad range of tasks, including the day-to-day administration of information security tools and devices, as well as first-level and second-level support for security information and event management (SIEM). The ISA may also be responsible, based on experience and the department information security implementation strategy, for the security administration of a wide variety of IT systems deployed across the enterprise. Additionally, as legal and regulatory compliance drivers continue to grow in impact and importance, many of the ISA’s tasks may also provide audit support functionality at the colleges. Within the North Carolina Community Colleges System Office, the Information Security Administrator will be required to validate or oversee the implementation of standard technical security guidelines and configurations, as well as administering and validating the configuration of information systems and systems administration within those standard guidelines. The position works from time to time with related outside groups, organizations and the community to foster collaboration and security best practices.


If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.


INSTITUTION: Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College System. Located in Goldsboro, NC, the college serves Wayne and adjoining counties. Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. A Tobacco-Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications and post-secondary transcripts via ApplicantOne at No paper applications will be accepted. Applications will be screened and the most qualified applicants interviewed. All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.

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