The City of Visalia is recruiting for Information Security
Analyst. This recruitment is open until filled. We are currently
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The City of Visalia's Information Services Division is part of
the Finance Department and serves all City Departments ensuring the
smooth integration and maintenance of technology infrastructure and
services. The Division is responsible for the support and
management of the City's servers, networks, phone systems,
desktops, email, internet access, and various applications
citywide. This includes financial systems, permitting systems,
utility billing, computer-aided dispatch, police and fire emergency
systems, and hundreds of other applications. The division's staff
is committed to providing quality IS services and support.
Examples of Duties
We are recruiting for one Information Security Analyst to become
part of the team. The selected Security Analyst will be responsible
for maintaining and managing the City's technology security
posture. The Security Analyst will evaluate, analyze, respond to,
and resolve enterprise security issues, concerns, questions,
incidents, and events. This position will work with all departments
in the development of information security training, standards, and
Qualifications / Requirements
The ideal candidate will have a solid background in information
security fundamentals typically found in graduates of an accredited
program with a cybersecurity focus or industry related
certifications such as SSCP or (ISC). The ideal candidate will have
experience managing security systems such as IDS, IPS, SIEM, and
have a solid understanding of network architecture and compliance
standards. The ideal candidate will be organized and be able to
work on multiple projects simultaneously and possess good
communication skills which are required to communicate with other
departments. Finally, the ideal candidate must be willing and have
a desire to continue learning the skills necessary to be an
effective Information Security Analyst.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
Any combination equivalent to experience and education that
could likely provide the required knowledge, skill, and ability may
be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skill, and
abilities would be:
- College degree (BS/BA) in business information systems,
computer science or a related field.
- Two years of job-related experience in information
- Possession of or ability to obtain a valid California driver's
license by time of appointment.
- Within one year of employment, obtain a Systems Security
Certified Practitioner (SSCP) through the International Information
Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc., or (ISC) and
maintain this certification throughout the course of employment in
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Application and supplemental materials will be evaluated and
applicants who appear to be most qualified will be invited to
participate in a job related interview and/or examination process.
Successful candidates may be required to pass a background,
physical examination, and/or drug screen.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
The City of Visalia offers a competitive total compensation
package that includes:
CalPERS retirement program
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Onsite City Health and Wellness Clinic (no out of pocket
Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave and much more...
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If work-life balance is important to you, consider living in a
thriving community that offers the most affordable housing in
California with a typical commute time of less than 20 minutes.
With a population of over 138,000, Visalia offers small town charm
with metropolitan amenities. Visalia has a world class health care
system, our own Sequoia Symphony Orchestra, a flourishing arts
community, a minor league baseball team, a downtown convention
center, and numerous fine dining establishments.
As the Tulare County seat, Visalia is the principal retail
center in the region, and home to several large industrial
employers. Visalia has a vibrant downtown district, safe
neighborhoods, excellent schools, institutions for higher learning,
and low cost of living. The City has many community parks,
organized team sports, a municipal golf course and private country
club, a multi-sport family-oriented regional sports park, and
numerous outdoor and recreational activities.
Located in the heart of California's San Joaquin Valley, Visalia
offers easy access to the nearby mountains, national parks, lakes
and rivers which provide year-round opportunities for sports and
recreation within an hour or less. Visalia was ranked as the top
Central Valley community and one of seven California cities in the
top 25 of Gallup Sharecare's latest State of American Well Being
Index. Our strong sense of community and social well-being keeps
Visalians happy, healthy and moving forward. Come discover all
Visalia has to offer!