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Cyber Security Analyst Aug. 2021 at Orange County Department of Education

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About the Employer

The Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) serves some of Orange County’s most vulnerable student populations and provides support and mandated fiscal oversight to 28 school districts serving more than 600 schools and approximately 475,000 students. In addition to providing direct instruction to students through its own alternative and special education programs, OCDE administers an array of programs and services that are critical to the operations of local school districts and community colleges, facilitating professional development, legal guidance, payroll, career and technical education support, high-speed internet access, Local Control and Accountability Plan assistance and approval, resources for families, and student enrichment. OCDE’s vision is that “Orange County students will lead the nation in college and career readiness and success.” Department staff are working to achieve this goal in collaboration with educators at all levels of student development, from early childhood through higher education, and in partnership with families, businesses and community organizations.

Job Information

Date Posted: 8/10/2021 Application Deadline: Until Filled
Employment Type: Full Time Length of Work Year: 225 Days/12 Months
Salary: Classified Management, Range16: $6,373.00 - $7,764.00 monthly. Placement based on education and years of experience. Number Openings: (At time of posting) 1
Contact: Maria Solorzano-Portaro Email: msolorzano-portaro@ocde.us
Phone: 714-966-4037
Benefits: We provide a safe, caring, courteous, and professional environment that fosters collaborative work and individual development for employees. OCDE offers generous, comprehensive, tax-free insurance benefits options to full-time members of the staff. Benefits may be prorated for employees working fewer than 12 months per year or less than full-time. Benefits packages include medical, dental, and vision care insurance for employees and their eligible dependents, and life insurance for employees.

Job Summary

Job Summary

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic individual to serve as Cyber Security Analyst for the Information Technology Unit. The selected candidate will implement, monitor, and maintain cyber security programs for the Orange County Department of Education (OCDE) and 28 Orange County school districts. This position will Investigate, assess, and document cybersecurity events and incidents. Identify and address critical systems and critical digital assets for OCDE and customers. The person selected will maintain cyber security attack mitigation, and incident response capability; operate security monitoring; assist in coordinated Cyber incident responses, attacks, intrusions, vulnerabilities, and risks. The Cyber Security Analyst will be responsible for developing and facilitating user trainings for OCDE and school district personnel. Primarily this role must have knowledge of Cyber defense methodology, technology and toolsets, have an understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, IDPS concepts, CIS Controls or NIST frameworks, and techniques of penetration testing.

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: • One (1) to Two (2) years or equivalent of experience in information security technology, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response, or digital forensics. • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university with major course work in information security, or a related field.

There are supplemental questions in the application. Please note that the EdJoin system will time-out after a 20-minute period of perceived inactivity. To assist you in the preparation of your application, the supplemental questions are listed here. Your responses should be thoughtful and thorough, and within the limit of 5,000 characters or less. We recommend that you prepare your responses in advance of beginning the application. 1. Briefly explain your expertise maintaining the security of your organization’s networked devices, including virus protection, content and SPAM filter, and the maintenance of network user accounts. 2. Briefly tell us about your experience in network security forensics analysis and incident response. What were your responsibilities? 3. In your words explain the CIA triad. 4. What are 3 ways to authenticate someone? Notice to Applicants: If you require accommodation in the application process, please inform us.

Education and Experience: Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: • One (1) to Two (2) years or equivalent of experience in information security technology, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response, or digital forensics. • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university with major course work in information security, or a related field.

There are supplemental questions in the application. Please note that the EdJoin system will time-out after a 20-minute period of perceived inactivity. To assist you in the preparation of your application, the supplemental questions are listed here. Your responses should be thoughtful and thorough, and within the limit of 5,000 characters or less. We recommend that you prepare your responses in advance of beginning the application. 1. Briefly explain your expertise maintaining the security of your organization’s networked devices, including virus protection, content and SPAM filter, and the maintenance of network user accounts. 2. Briefly tell us about your experience in network security forensics analysis and incident response. What were your responsibilities? 3. In your words explain the CIA triad. 4. What are 3 ways to authenticate someone? Notice to Applicants: If you require accommodation in the application process, please inform us.

      Comments and Other Information

      Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the completed online application. Before receiving authorization to work in this position, the individual selected will be required to provide a current negative TB authorization, within the last 60 days, and submit fingerprints for the purpose of conducting a confidential background investigation and record check. The tests are arranged and paid for by OCDE. The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires employers to verify the employability of all new employees. Before the Department will finalize an offer of employment, the candidate selected will be required to show original documents which establish both the individual’s identity and employment authorization. The candidate must also sign a statement under penalty of perjury regarding his/her employability. We reserve the right to reopen, readvertise, or delay filling this position. AA/EOE/ADA

       


      Application Deadline

      Until Filled

      Date Posted

      8/10/2021

      Contact

      Number of Openings

      1

      Salary

      Classified Management, Range16: $6,373.00 - $7,764.00 monthly. Placement based on education and years of experience.

      Length of Work Year

      225 Days/12 Months

      Employment Type

      Full Time

      Benefits:

      We provide a safe, caring, courteous, and professional environment that fosters collaborative work and individual development for employees. OCDE offers generous, comprehensive, tax-free insurance benefits options to full-time members of the staff. Benefits may be prorated for employees working fewer than 12 months per year or less than full-time. Benefits packages include medical, dental, and vision care insurance for employees and their eligible dependents, and life insurance for employees.