[unisog] [Job] Network Security Analyst / Georgetown University / Washington, DC

Brian Reilly reillyb at georgetown.edu
Mon Aug 30 20:23:46 GMT 2004


Georgetown University has an open position for a Network Security Analyst.  
The position description is included below, and candidates can apply
online at

Best regards,

Brian Reilly

Brian Reilly, CISSP
University Network Security Officer
Georgetown University, UIS
<reillyb at georgetown.edu>
+1 202.687.2775


Job No: 2004-0704E
Job Title: Network Security Analyst
Department: Information Services
Grade/Level: (12 )
Date Posted: August 25, 2004

This position provides technical expertise and guidance in the areas of
information security analysis, intrusion detection, incident response, and
network security management. Audits and strengthens security on
workstations, servers and network systems. The position works with systems
and network administrators at to ensure that appropriate security levels
are maintained. Responsibilities include performing penetration testing,
security validation and other technical tasks using commercial and
publicly available security tools. The position works with legal counsel,
campus police, internal and external auditing and a broad section of the
University community on identifying and clarifying the issues related to
computer security and risk.

Requirements include a Bachelor's degree or equivalent with relevant
course work in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field(s).
Graduate degree highly desirable. At least seven + years
experience,including at least four years of technical information security
experience in one or more of the following areas: intrusion detection,
incident response, forensics, vulnerability assessment, system audit, and
firewall management. Experience with Cisco PIX and Checkpoint FW-1 highly
desirable. The candidate must have experience with current commercial and
open-source security tools, such as Nmap, Nessus, ISS Internet Scanner,
Snort, and tcpdump. At least three years of enterprise Unix (pref.
Solaris), Windows NT/2000/XP, and/or Cisco system/network administration
in an enterprise environment, including the ability to perform operating
system hardening, tuning and audit. In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP required.
Experience with Active Directory, LDAP, Kerberos, Sendmail, SNMP, Apache,
IIS, Oracle, and SQL desirable. Familiarity with at least one of the
following programming languages: Perl, Unix Shell, C, C++, or Java.
Experience in a university environment a plus. Applicant should be
familiar with best practices for security, audit, and incident response.
Certifications in security (CISSP, SSCP, and SANS GIAC), SUN Solaris,
Cisco, Checkpoint, and/or Microsoft a plus. Excellent interpersonal,
written and oral communication, and analytical skills required. May be
required to undergo a background check.

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