||Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of extensive technical experience in Information Security Systems (or equivalent experience).
Professional certifications in Information Security and Networking Systems (hardware and software) are highly desirable, as well as an in-depth knowledge and understanding of specific information protection standards (NIST, HIPAA, PCI, IRS, etc. as appropriate).
The candidate must have expertise to understand the State’s technical and business environment, Statewide Information Security policies, along with State statutes regarding privacy and security compliance.
The candidate must have expertise to understand external threats to an organization, the monitoring and dissemination of those threats to agencies, as well as the ability and guidance to help respond and mitigate those threats.