Information Security Analysts

Information Security Analysts

Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Integrity * Analytical Thinking * Cooperation * Adaptability/Flexibility * Initiative * Persistence * Self Control * Achievement/Effort

Representative Tasks * Develop plans to safeguard computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure and to meet emergency data processing needs. * Monitor current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems. * Modify computer security files to incorporate new software, correct errors, or change individual access status.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Finance & Insurance, Management of Companies & Enterprises,

Job Family Computer and Mathematical

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