Cybersecurity Coordinator

  • University of West Florida
  • Pensacola, FL, USA
  • Oct 20, 2020
Full-time Cybersecurity Data Analysis Data Collection Data Management Data Reporting Project Management

Job Description

University of West Florida Center for Cybersecurity
Coordinator #12728T

The University of West Florida (UWF) Center for Cybersecurity in Pensacola, FL, invites applications for the full-time (1.0 FTE) position of Coordinator with a working title of Project Coordinator (12728T).

Job Summary:

This successful candidate will coordinate, plan, manage and support the National Cybersecurity Workforce Development program in collaboration with the Center and program team.

  • Functions include planning, promoting and managing program activities and courses, managing program data and enrollment, reporting, and supporting the Center and program team related to program initiatives.

  • Serve as liaison to stakeholders and partners, including the Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) Program Office, higher education and industry partners, UWF units and external vendors as needed to support program activities.

  • Manage course recruitment, application, selection and data collection.

  • Assist the Director and program evaluator in collecting, managing and analyzing data, reporting program outcomes and progress towards meeting program goals.

  • Plan and coordinate program activities and courses to achieve program objectives, including planning and coordinating courses and meetings, and updating program website.

  • Coordinate project overlap with the Cybersecurity for All® program and related Center initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and 2 years of appropriate experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and 2 years of appropriate experience.

  • Strong track record in managing complex programs with multiple activities and teams.

  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment.

  • Strong, demonstrable experience in data management, analysis and reporting, and related tools.

  • Working knowledge of university policies and procedures.

  • Excellent customer service.

  • Website content management experience.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or similar certification.

Application Process: 

Please click the “Apply Now” button on this page. Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website by 10/26/2020. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter, and list of references. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process.

The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources. A criminal background check is required for successful candidates.  E-Verify requirements may apply for employment in certain positions. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.

About UWF:

The University of West Florida has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cybersecurity by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security, and serves as the CAE Regional Hub for the Southeast U.S. The UWF Center for Cybersecurity is a regional hub for multidisciplinary cybersecurity education, research, partnerships and outreach.

The Center is nationally recognized for its cybersecurity education and workforce development initiatives, including the Cybersecurity for All® program, Florida Cyber Range® and Cybersecurity Ambassadors program. The Center for Cybersecurity collaborates with and supports many government, industry and academic partners, including providing training and workforce development.

UWF offers multidisciplinary undergraduate and graduate cybersecurity programs and certificates, and state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities. UWF employs multidisciplinary faculty with cybersecurity expertise who lead UWF’s education, workforce development and research efforts.

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