Cyber Security Analyst

City of Mentor   Mentor, OH   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on January 27, 2024

City of Mentor

Full Time Cyber Security Analyst

The City of Mentor is seeking an individual to work as a full-time Cyber Security Analyst. This position is responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations of securing the City’s various information systems. Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, the CSA is tasked with providing technical expertise in all areas of network, system, and application security. The CSA will work closely with the various teams in the IT Dept. to ensure that systems and networks are continuously designed, developed, deployed, and managed, emphasizing strong, effective security and risk management controls. The CSA assists with the City’s vulnerability management program, as well as the annual cybersecurity assessments and penetration tests. The CSA will effectively correlate and analyze security events within the context of the City of Mentor’s unique environment to proactively detect threats and mitigate attacks before they occur. The ideal applicant will have three to five years’ experience in a security analyst position, a four-year degree or equivalent training, and certifications in the industry, such as CEH, CISM, CompTIA Security+, CISSP, GSEC is preferred. This position is exempt and requires the employee to report to the office daily. Salary range (DOQ) is $70,000 - $109,000.