Funded by the NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions Cooperative Agreement Award #NA16SEC4810009

Data, Information, and Communication Manager

DUTIES:  The employee is a team member of the CSC staff, and has previous data systems and security experience and specialized technical training in the fundamentals of coding languages like HTML5, CSS3, and PHP, as well as basic design skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign; is knowledgeable in the deployment, operation and use of networks, information security, including moderate level data security controls and overall education related data security operations, practices and management processes required by the employer and federal grants recipient programs. Develops and maintains specific information technology, resources and infrastructure features and systems for the CSC including databases, audit/tracking, document management and data security systems.  Performs continuous analysis, trouble-shooting, maintenance and interventions, as necessary for the CSC’s Data/IT operations and various operating platforms. Represents CSC with respect to technical Data and Information contact for CSC information systems/data management issues at the lead, partner and CSC Community level. Responsibility for CSC web presence (including data analytics), CSC functional communications (within CSC and external to CSC) with design of posters, flyers, social media and related online materials. Provides technical data security expertise, computer advice, support, training, instruction and assistance to CSC Management Team, faculty, students, researchers, and partnership personnel for existing and new computer applications.

PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in Computer Sciences, Information Sciences, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science in Enterprise Information Systems or other related field.  EXPERIENCE: At least two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in data systems management, design, security, and analysis. Experience in processing and implementing moderate level data security controls. Experience with database management, data security, specifically implementation for moderate level security, design and analyses.  ABIL/KNOW/SKILLS: Demonstrated knowledge of database management skills including data security, specifically implementation for moderate level security, design and analyses. Working knowledge of multiple and specialized CSC computer coding systems. Understanding of data security standards, handling secure academic information for individual student’s education, and programming practices utilizing various operating systems, languages and environments; use of specialized student data software/applications; encryption and security operations and other essential data for student and research products; ability to troubleshoot and install PC hardware and software; design and program for a multi-user-networking environment; preparation and maintenance of detailed computer and programming documentation, including staff instruction and training for efficient computer utilization.