Security (Far Rockaway)


: $98,470.00 - $53,240.00 /year *

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: Law Enforcement

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Job InformationJOB TITLE: Lead Cyber Security OperationsSALARY RANGE: Min.: $99,757 Mid.: $133,010HAY POINTS: 775DEPT/DIV: MTA Information Technology/Office of IT SecuritySUPERVISOR: Dir Cyber Security Ops CenterLOCATION: 2 Broadway; Various MTA Locations as requiredHOURS OF WORK: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm (7 1/2 hours/day) 24 x 7 operationSummaryThis job is accountable for managing all Security Infrastructure Implementation and Security Enforcement activities related to Cyber Security Operation Center (CSOC). This position at the MTA is a highly skilled, demanding High-level managerial position with up-to-date, expert security knowledge of Enterprise Network & Security Infrastructure, Communication and Internet Security Systems, Firewalls, Intrusion Protection Systems, Remote Access VPN, Proxy, Wireless Security, NAC, Enterprise ID Management Systems, Database, Computer Systems, Security event analysis and Forensic Investigation.This position will assist the CSOC lead in leading various teams of Cyber Security Operation Center. More specifically a team charged with security infrastructure implementation of perimeter network security devices such as Firewalls, IPS/IDS, Proxy and Security Enforcement activities. This position will interface with various IT leads and provide guidance to IT leadership with respect to current infrastructure security events, reporting, investigation monitoring and day to day security operation.Responsibilities* Manage the tools, process and staff necessary to provide support and management for Cyber Security Operation at MTA.* Manage and monitor a group of technical security staff responsible for the security infrastructure implementation of perimeter network security devices such as Firewalls, IPS/IDS, VPN, NAC, Proxy, DLP, Two factor authentication technology and Wireless Security, and Security Enforcement activities. Perform lifecycle replacements and upgrades throughout the MTA for perimeter security devices. Provide on call Tier 3 and 4 Security Event Support 24x7.* Participate / assist the CSOC lead in the management and monitoring of security change process and day to day security events as it relates to highly critical systems holding PPSI, PCI and HIPPA data to make sure proper security controls are in place.* Participate / assist the CSOC lead in the management and change control of firewall, proxy, Intrusion Prevention System, Remote Access, VPN, internet access, Wireless Security Systems and coordinate changes with all MTA agencies and departments.* Perform project management, administration, assist the CSOC lead with forecasting, budgeting, and monitoring of security projects and procedures as it relates to Cyber Security Operation Center.* Manage budget, contracts, purchase, renewals of all security technologies needed to run day to day security operation.* Manage and oversee various security operation projects from initiation to completion.* Manage day to day operation, changes to system, service request, issues, and escalation. Available to support MTA IT customers as needed with an objective to Service First.* Perform lead role and provide guidance to Cyber Security Operations Security Infrastructure and Enforcement team as per MTA and New York State security policies and procedures.* Manage, assist, train, mentor and serve as a lead to all staff members including union staff in supporting the Cyber Security Operation Center. Manage 24x7x365 staff members.* Responsible to provide 24x7x365 level 1 thru 4 support as it relates to all security technologies managed by Cyber Security Operation Center at MTA. Escalate complex issues to senior management.* Responsible for lifecycle replacement and upgrades throughout MTA for all network security infrastructures.* Responsible for managing technical designs, documentation, inventories, maintenance controls, etc. as needed to run security operation.* Represent security operation team at various meetings with IT, business partners and vendors.* Coordinate changes with various IT departments.* Responsible to lead and direct complex technical troubleshooting calls and implementation with various technical, business groups and vendors.* Schedule resources for planned and unplanned activities and on call support.* This position will require 24x7 on call availability and ability to drive MTA vehicle as needed.Qualifications* Candidate should have industry standard security information on current trends, and evolving security of vendor products utilized in enterprise security* Excellent communication and writing skills* Strong analytical skills* Strong critical thinking skills* Strong Project Management Skills* Self Motivated and should be able to work individually as well as part of a team.* Ability to manage and delegate technical work* Demonstrated leadership and people skills* Expert knowledge of and familiarity with various components of an information security system, including firewalls, authentication protocols, encryption software, remote access systems, and commercial-off-the-shelf security products.* Knowledge of troubleshooting methodologies appropriate to support local and wide area network tools and security systems (firewall, vpn, proxies, dualfactor technologies etc)* Expert knowledge of and familiarity with internet technologies and computer networking.* Demonstrated ability to investigate, troubleshoot, lead and support technical issues both remotely and on-site using standard MTA tools and techniques.* Demonstrated ability to read, understand and develop schematic diagrams, technical manuals and documentation such that supported equipment and software can be maintained with minimal training.* Knowledge of Domain structures, user authentication and authorization, encryption and networking* Experience with escalation, notification, and after-action review processes for security issues.* Must be able to move and lift up to 25 lbs. of equipment such as monitors, keyboards, CPU's, laptops, firewalls, etc.* Mustpossess a valid driver's license* Demonstrated ability to provide technical direction to less senior staff members, and to train new lower level staff members.* Demonstrated ability to perform research and recommend solutions for security problems to management.* Demonstrated ability to plan, design and engineer solutions and projects for the security team.* Demonstrated ability to perform project management tasks related to solutions and projects for the security team.* Demonstrated ability to be able to lead the planning and coordination of security tasks and activities within the security team.* Demonstrated ability to perform all technical and non-technical tasks, such as procurement, while ensuring that security tasks are completed on time and within budget.* Demonstrated ability to plan, present and apply complex technology solutions to solve critical business requirements effectively and efficiently.* Proven experience working with senior level staff contributing to both short and long term technology related planning strategies.* Must demonstrate highly developed knowledge of current industry standard information security and market trends.Education and Experience* A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, Information Services (or the equivalent of education and progressive responsible experience) plus a minimum of 8 years of Information Technology with at least 5 years of progressive IT managerial experience.* 4 to 7 years of experience Tier 1 & 2 support for cyber security operation center. Experienced with performing network security administration such as firewalls, IPS, Proxy, VPN, Wireless Security, NAC, security event correlation tools etc.* 2 to 6 years of experience with application security, data encryption, identity management, policy & procedure. Experience with Perform log correlation between security, network and application logs.* An advanced degree and/or security professional certification is desirable* Experience with technical writing and reporting* Experience with PaloAlto, Zscaler, Cisco, Juniper is a plus* Detailed knowledge and understanding of the current technologies within the MTA and envision the future path of these technologies is preferredOther InformationAs an employee of MTA Headquarters, you may be required to complete an annual financial disclosure statement with the State of New York, if your position earns more than $99,394 (this figure is subject to change) per year or if the position is designated as a policy maker.How To ApplyQualified applicants can submit an online application by clicking on the 'APPLY NOW' button from either the CAREERS page or from the JOB DESCRIPTION page.If you have previously applied on line for other positions, enter your User Name and Password. If it is your first registration, click on the CLICK HERE TO REGISTER hyperlink and enter a User Name and Password; then click on the REGISTER button.Equal Employment OpportunityMTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.*Job Title:* Lead Cyber Security Operations*Job ID:* 93981*Agency:* MTA Headquarters*Department:* Office of IT Security*Division:* IT Security
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