University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Kearney, Lincoln Or Omaha , NE
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Security Analyst I

University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Kearney, Lincoln Or Omaha, NE Full-time
Posted on August 10, 2019

Security Analyst I (Kearney, Lincoln or Omaha, NE)

Position Summary:

Responds to security alerts and investigates root cause. Assists with the implementation and administration of the University's information security program. This includes safeguarding information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems and risks. Responsible for requirements management, solution recommendations, and project management in support of strategic security projects which vary in scope from campus strategic goals to NU system goals to state and federal mandates. Provides timely, clear verbal and written communications related to all projects and operational activities. The work involves following the methodologies of the security and business analysis fields.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field; equivalency considered
  • Two years of experience in information technology or security experience; required
  • Must have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills; required
  • Must have strong organizational and problem-solving skills; required
  • Experience within a higher education environment; preferred
  • Experience using security tools (vulnerability scanners, intrusion prevention systems, firewalls, VPN's, data loss prevention, etc.); preferred
  • Security + or similar certification; desired

Salary: $50,000/year