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Re: Security Position at Purdue University
From: "John C. A. Bambenek" <bambenek () CONTROL CSL UIUC EDU>
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2007 14:31:32 -0500
I was looking back at this but didn't see that job listed on the online
site, has it been filled?
From: Hedrick, Gregory W [mailto:hedrick () PURDUE EDU]
Sent: Wednesday, February 28, 2007 9:26 AM
To: SECURITY () LISTSERV EDUCAUSE EDU
Subject: [SECURITY] Security Position at Purdue University
Purdue University has an open position for an IT Security and Privacy
Analyst in West Lafayette, Indiana.
Some community facts and opportunities include historic districts featuring
homes and shopping, state-of-the-art industries, excellent public and
private schools, and over 200 different restaurants. More than 54 different
nationalities are represented in the community, creating a rich cosmopolitan
atmosphere that offers many different cultural events. In addition,
Lafayette is just an hour from Indianapolis to the southeast, and 2 hours
from Chicago to the northwest.
Listed below is the job description/qualifications and information on how to
apply for this opportunity.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, Computer
Technology, Information Security, or related field. Business degree with IT
coursework will be considered. One year of experience in any of the
following: second tier security customer support or security applications
support; operating system support; or security consulting.
Consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related
education and required work experience. Excellent oral, written, and
interpersonal communication skills. Analysis, decision making, problem
solving, and customer service skills. Basic understanding of security
Security tools and technologies research and design in a large diverse
systems environment, security testing, or security risk assessment
experience. Security regulatory compliance (i.e., HIPAA, GLBA) familiarity.
Programming skills such as C, PERL, shell scripting as well as a working
knowledge of computer networking configurations and associated protocol
suites. CISSP or GIAC certification.
Provide incident response and remediation support, customer support, and
operational support of security tools and technologies. Evaluate, design,
and help develop technical security solutions to improve or implement
security best practices. Continually evaluate existing security processes
and recommend improvements and maintain existing or new documentation as
needed. Research and help develop security policies, procedures, guidelines
and training material as required.
Perform information security reviews or testing, security risk assessments,
and security consulting for all Purdue campuses as required.
A check of criminal conviction records will be made for employment in this
For consideration submit resume and apply online at: www.purdue.edu/jobs and
reference the posting number 1059.271.0608
Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action
Employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
Greg Hedrick, CISSP
Manager, Security Services
hedrick () purdue edu