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IT SPECIALIST

City of Kansas City Missouri   Kansas City, MO   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on June 12, 2022
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IT SPECIALIST

(Job Opening ID #515245)

Full-time position available with KCMO’s General Services Department, IT Division, 414 E. 12th St.

Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

This highly skilled technology position focuses on cyber security planning, oversight, administration, and maintenance of the city’s highly complex enterprise-wide cyber security environments. Responsible for 24-hour, 7 day a week oversight and response to cyber security incidents and the mitigation of infected or threatened city information systems and networks. Will be the subject matter expert for city-wide cyber security systems management who provides expert level analysis and technical guidance when it comes to cyber security protection and processes. Provides the CIO and Chief Information Security Officer with analysis and recommendations for new cyber security hardware and software system requirements. Performs product evaluations and testing of hardware/software for cyber security improvements, feasibility, or applicability to existing products with an emphasis on intrusion detection, incident management systems and Firewalls. Provides cross training and support of cyber security products installed on the network systems to meet divisional standards. Assures accountability of cyber security best practices, reporting tools, and maintenance of systems.

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelors degree and 4 years of technology experience; OR An equivalent combination of education and technology experience.

Salary Range: $4,400-$7,534/month.

Application Deadline: June 27, 2022.

EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.