Information Security Analysts
Also called: Information Security Officer, Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO), Information Technology Security Analyst (IT Security Analyst), Network Security Analyst
In the military: see titles from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy.
In the Air Force: Bomber/Special Electronic Warfare and Radar Surveillance Integrated Avionics; Bomber/Special Electronic Warfare and Radar Surveillance Integrated Avionics Helper, E-8; Cable and Antenna Defense Operations Helper, Cable and Antenna Operations; Cryptologic Analyst and Reporter Helper; Cyber Defense Operations Craftsman, Security Operations; Cyber Defense Operations Journeyman, Software Development Operations; Cyber Systems Operations Craftsman; Cyberspace Effects Operations, Airlift; Cyberspace Warfare Operations Commander; Spectrum Defense Operations Journeyman, Spectrum Operations
In the Army: Cyber Capabilities Developer Technician; Cyber Network Defender; Cyber Warfare Officer; Cyber and Electronic Warfare Officer; Health Services Systems Management; Information Protection Technician; Information Technology Specialist; Network Systems Engineering; Senior Signal Warrant Officer; Signal Operations Support Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Electronics Specialty; Electronics Technician; Information System Technician; Information Systems Management; Intelligence Specialist; Intelligence System Specialist; Operations Systems Specialist
In the Marine Corps: Advanced Information Operations (IO) Planner; Basic Information Operations Staff Officer; Communications Officer; Cyber Network Operations Officer; Cyberspace Warfare Operator; Data Systems Chief; Information Operations Specialist; Intelligence Software/Security Engineer; Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Communications Planner; Network Engineering Officer
In the Navy: ADP Systems Security Officer; Communication Security Officer; Computer Network Operations; Cryptologic Warfare Officer (Coordinator); Cyber Network Defense Infrastructure Specialist (CNDIS); Electronic Warfare Manager; Information Systems Technician; LDO - Information Professional; Radio Officer; Submarine Carry-On Equipment (COE) Supervisor
- 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.
- Encrypt data transmissions and erect firewalls to conceal confidential information as it is being transmitted and to keep out tainted digital transfers.
Engineering and Technology
Arts and Humanities
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Web platform development software
Data base user interface and query software
Transaction security and virus protection software
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