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Senior Security Analyst (remote)

University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
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    196999156

Pitt IT Security - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (22009029)

*This is a remote position. The Senior Security Analyst will function as a Threat and Incident Management analyst with the Pitt Information Technology (Pitt IT) Security Team. The Analyst will be responsible for evaluating, developing, implementing, and supporting security controls while working closely with other University departments. This position requires strong knowledge and hands-on experience in security operations, threat and incident management, and vulnerability management in an enterprise environment. Understanding cloud technologies, web and application security, monitoring tools, network security, and host-based security is required. The Analyst should also be familiar with Python, SDKs, and Rest API to integrate data sources for an automated response using SIEM and SOAR Tools. Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills, strong communication and organizational skills, and a commitment to customer service. Other desirable skills include Digital Forensics, PowerShell, and basic knowledge of industry standards and regulatory compliance such as NIST 800-171, FERPA, HIPAA, and PCI. Like all Security team personnel, this position is required to respond to emergency security incidents as needed on a 24/7/365 basis.

Pitt Information Technology (Pitt IT) creates experiences that delight, inspire, and empower people to impact education, research, and the broader community. Your efforts will support a world-renowned teaching and research facility. Pitt IT is committed to representing the diverse community we serve; and to value and promote equity, humanity, and diversity. We encourage qualified individuals to apply and join us in leveraging the strengths of people belonging to every race, ethnicity, nationality, religion, gender, gender identity, neuro-variance, sexual orientation, age, disability, and veteran status. Join the team responsible for strategy, implementation, and maintenance of technology at the University of Pittsburgh-ranked by Forbes among Amazon, CDW, Cisco Systems, Google, LinkedIn, and Microsoft as one of "America's Best Large Employers."

Bachelor's degree with five years of relevant experience. Equivalent combinations of education, relevant experience, and industry certifications may be considered per University guidelines. Must possess excellent troubleshooting skills, strong communication and organizational skills, and a commitment to customer service. Other desirable skills include Digital Forensics, PowerShell, and basic knowledge of industry standards and regulatory compliance such as NIST 800-171, FERPA, HIPAA, and PCI. While not required at the time of hire, CISSP or other similar IT security certifications are preferred.

The University of Pittsburgh is committed to championing all aspects of diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility within our community. This commitment is a fundamental value of the University and is crucial in helping us advance our mission, which includes attracting and retaining diverse workforces. We will continue to create and maintain an environment that allows individuals to discover, belong, contribute, and grow, while honoring the experiences, perspectives, and unique identities of all.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets.

The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement.

Department Details The University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher ed in the US. Pitt people defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, led the world in organ transplants, among numerous other accomplishments. Your efforts will be supporting a world-renowned teaching and research facility. Pitt IT provides innovative services that support teaching, learning, research functions at the Univ of Pgh. We are committed to leveraging University resources, to enhance the experience of students, faculty, & staff; drive the digitization of campus; facilitate community engagement; & accelerate regional impact. Candidates should attach resume specifically to this req #. Also include complete employment history.
Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Systems/Programmer.IV
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule M-F bus hrs. On occasion, some evening and weekend work may be necessary depending on business load, project timeline requirements, urgent support, or scheduled downtime changes. May be responsible for manning an escalation phone number.
Work Arrangement Remote: Teams working from different locations (off-campus).
Hiring Range TBD Based Upon Qualifications
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks are required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Cover Letter






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Posted: 2022-11-15 Expires: 2022-12-17

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