The Cybersecurity Specialist provides thought leadership related to security technology implementations and associated configurations, manages security projects, and facilitates, coordinates and executes security processes and procedures for applications, networks, and end-points on a day-to-day basis. In addition the cybersecurity specialist works with IS management, project teams, and architecture in the analysis of business security/risk management requirements, develops and maintains security processes, procedures, and communications and coordinates security patching, ensuring security patches are applied appropriately and provides input on the deployment of patches for non-security products. Additional responsibilities include providing guidance and expertise for application based security such as Oracle and performing vendor management reviews to determine third party risk.
Qualified candidates will possess the following skills:
· Good understanding of cybersecurity technologies including the following:
o Firewalls and web application firewalls
o SIEM tools
o Vulnerability management tools
o Privileged access management
o End point protection technologies
· Understanding of Oracle application security components and functionality, including OIM (Oracle Identity Management), OAM (Oracle Access Management), OID (Oracle Internet Directory), OVD (Oracle Virtual Director), and Entitlement security is a plus.
· Strong understanding of security principles relating to applications, middleware, networks, and end-points.
· Familiarity with security frameworks, such as NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology).
A Bachelor’s degree in computer science/business or proven equivalent work experience and a minimum of six - eight years’ experience in Information Services is required. Previous experience in Information Services Security and a minimum of three years’ experience in business or software project management with proven track record of successful implementations and enhancements is also required. Technical certifications in any above mentioned skill areas are a plus.