Cybersecurity Technician

General summary

This is a first-level security and compliance position that works within the framework of established security and compliance policies and procedures. Conducts monitoring of data security and implements controls as directed. Assists in firewall configuration. Guides data security remediation such as security patching. Reviews data logs and activities and notifies more senior staff of “exceptions.” Delivers security awareness training. Provides input to the preparation of disaster recovery plans. Prepares documentation for all actions taken.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of IT security issues and resolutions. Ability to learn and apply concepts. Ability to follow technical direction. Ability to problem-solve and apply analytical skill in resolving issues.

Typical qualifications

Associate degree and 0-2 years of relevant experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.)

Pay grade