Job Description

Extended Job Title
Ent Security Analyst II

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
The Enterprise Security Analyst II's scope of responsibility includes information security management at the enterprise level. This includes ensuring that necessary safeguards are present, operational, and effective. This position is expected to assist with training team members, lead and/or manage projects, and interface with users, vendors, or other stakeholders in providing operational support. Discretion and sound judgment is expected. Enterprise positions are restricted for use in central IT Division areas reporting to the institutional CIO and, as such, may interface with key IT leadership and/or other functional leadership from the Texas Tech University System institutions.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Assists in network security tasks such as; Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems, DNS Security, data loss prevention, encryption, etc.
  • Assists in installing, monitoring, and maintaining security-related applications and architectures.
  • Performs technical risk audits, and vulnerability assessments on information systems at all levels including network, system, application, and physical.
  • Works with each IT area to assist in the development and technical implementation of security measures.
  • Participates in campus projects to ensure security requirements are considered and met.
  • Responds to IT Security incidents promptly.
  • Coordinates with users (internal and vendors) to discuss issues such as computer data access needs, security violations, vulnerability remediation, and programming changes.
  • Coordinates the implementation of computer and network security plans with agency personnel, and outside vendors.
  • Develops plans to maintain the availability of computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure.
  • Regulates/audits access to computer data files, ensures the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of business critical information.
  • May assist in IT-related business continuity, disaster recovery planning, etc.
  • Trains users for best practice secure computing, and promotes security awareness through up-to-date informational sessions.
  • Other duties as assigned
Position Specific Qualifications
Experience in one or more information security domains as defined by the ISC2 CISSP Common body of Knowledge
(CBK), which currently includes: Access Control, Information security and risk management, application security,
operations security, security architecture and design, physical and environmental security, telecommunications and
network security, cryptography, legal regulations, compliance, and investigations. Experience in key areas within
information technology (ex. application development, application support, software, operating systems, networking). An
understanding of various operating systems (ex. Windows, Macintosh OSX, and Unix/Linux) to include an understanding
of system administration. Experience with databases (MSSQL, MYSQL, Oracle). An understanding of networking and
network protocols. The ability to effectively communicate your ideas orally and in writing. Must be willing to work after
hours and/or weekends when required and be part of an on call schedule as necessary. This position requires a very high
level of proficiency in the theoretical and practical application of specialized knowledge in computer system analysis, and
software engineering related to information security.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related area. Professional
certifications related to information security including CISSP, any of the Cisco family, CISM, CISA, Security+, and

HSC - El Paso

Information Services Elp

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References, Transcript

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree with coursework in computer science, MIS, IT, or other related area plus one (1) year related full-time paid experience OR a combination of related education and/or experience. 

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
CTN, IT, 182X, 184X, 682X, 782X, 784X

Army Military Occupational Speciality Code
17C, 25B, 25D, 35Q, 255A, 255S

Air Force Speciality Code
1B4X1, 3D0X2, 3D0X3,

Marine Military Occupational Speciality Code
0651, 0659, 0681, 0689, 0688

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