Digital Media Professional Specialist Duties
Under general direction, participates in the development of
network security policies, plans, and procedures; ensures that
security policies are applied and maintained for network
remote access devices, firewalls, and servers; monitors and
analyzes information related to network security.
The work of an IT Security Employee will vary according to the
nature of the employing organization and the level of
responsibility associated with the position posting.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Participates in developing, implementing, and managing network
security policies, plans, and procedures, including security
architectures, firewall policies, intrusion detection systems,
security data collection systems, and integrated security
Develops and implements detection activities to test network
vulnerability to intrusion by hostile individuals or groups.
Participates in establishing and supporting a network security
incident response team.
Participates in detecting, investigating, documenting, and
reporting actual or potential network security violations,
intrusions, or other inappropriate use.
Participates in designing and developing the University network
to ensure that it is secure, reliable, and robust.
Supports the development and implementation of the University
security awareness and virus management programs; evaluates
security products and tests security systems performance;
assists in planning, implementing, and testing disaster recovery
procedures; participates in making formal risk assessments
related to network security.
Participates in establishing, reviewing and maintaining
University information security policies and procedures; works
closely and cooperatively with other University staff members
information security and privacy issues; participates in
ensuring security compliance with governmental regulatory
Ensures that the University community is fully informed about
network security issues; provides status reports on the
implementation of network security activities.
Engages in a planned program of professional development,
coordinated with ITS goals and responsibilities, to maintain
continual growth in professional skills and knowledge essential
to the position.
Applies broad knowledge of network security practices, designs,
tests, tools, processes, network architecture, equipment,
management strategies and options
Applies knowledge of general societal, political, and legal
issues related to network security
Incorporates knowledge of network protocols and operating
systems (TCP\IP, IPX, NETBUI, IPSEC, HTTPS, SSL, SSH, SFTP,
SMTP, PPTP,PPP, SMB, SNMP, RIP, Windows, Unix, Novell, Linux)
into design and
maintenance of services and policies
Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.