Candidates with the experience below are welcome and encouraged:
IT instructors with a professional background that includes cybersecurity experience and teaching experience or curriculum setting.
Experience setting curriculum mandates for high schools
Individuals involved in workforce development programs that take learners from no experience to jobs through coursework and certifications
Program managers and instructors
Secondary school teachers, post-secondary instructors offering entry-level (100-level courses) preferably at two-year colleges, and/or professionals who have taught similar coursework
5 years’ total experience with 2 years of current experience in supporting and troubleshooting a variety of computing devices and operating systems including Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OSX, Android or IOS.
IT professionals with a strong technical background, preferably A+ certified.
At least 5 years’ experience working in the field of network administration and support.
Preferably Network+ certified.
At least 5 years’ current experience in the field of information security.
Preferably Security+ certified (or equivalent).
At least 5 years of experience in one or more of the fields below:
Working as a cybersecurity analyst in a Security Operations Center (SOC)
Experience in one or more of the following IT security fields: data analysis and response, risk management, penetration testing, compliance and auditing, and incident response including attack identification. Certifications in these areas are desired but not required.
A Bachelor’s degree.
Preferably Security+ certified (or equivalent).
At least 3-4 years of hands-on experience with penetration testing, and/or vulnerability assessment and management.
It is preferred that SMEs hold the CompTIA PenTest+, CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) and/or OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional), or similar penetration testing or vulnerability assessment & management certification (or an equivalent/higher credential).
At least 8 years’ experience working in enterprise level security management.
At least 5 years of IT experience, including at least 2 years of technical hands-on experience with cloud and virtualization services in an enterprise setting.
Experience using and integrating cloud technologies, such as (but not limited to) AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, OpenStack, or CloudStack.
CompTIA Cloud+, Server+ and/or Network+ credentials or equivalent industry certificate. Otherwise qualified network administrators, security administrators, IT system analysts, system administrators and IT consultants in cloud are encouraged to apply.
5 years’ cumulative IT experience with at least 2 years of hands-on Linux systems administration.
Preferably Linux+, LPIC or Red Hat certified.
At least 5 years’ experience working with network servers.
Can identify environmental issues, understand and comply with disaster recovery and physical/software security procedures.
Familiar with industry terminology and concepts and understands server roles/specializations and interaction within the overall computing environment.
Preferably Server+ certified (or equivalent).
At least 5 years’ experience with a strong training background/ experience.
Core knowledge and skills that an instructor must demonstrate to complete an instructional assignment successfully in both a classroom and a virtual classroom environment.
Preferably CTT+ certified (or other relevant certification).
Current experience specializing in a core business function such as marketing and sales, finance and accounting, human resources, or operations, including analysis experience.
At least 5 years’ experience in functional business areas, including 5 years of analysis experience.
It is preferred that SMEs have experience:
Collecting and analyzing information and trends
Developing, generating, and communicating meaningful reports and dashboards using business analytics software
Developing, publishing, and maintaining basic SQL queries
Helping ensure data reporting integrity
Acting as the subject matter expert for all data and reporting
Assisting in integration of additional outside data sources into business analytics software such as Tableau, Qlik, or Power BI
Setting up and monitoring reporting alerts and KPIs
Performing ad-hoc analysis and reporting for multiple stakeholders
A minimum of 5 years of experience as a data engineer or data scientist with data architecture responsibilities. This includes deep expertise with databases, data warehouses, and data pipelines. SMEs should have skills in most of the following areas:
Database systems like SQL and NoSQL
Data warehousing solutions
Python, Java, and Scala programming languages
Understanding the basics of distributed systems
Knowledge of algorithms, statistics, and data structures
A minimum of 5 years of experience as a database administrator, data administrator, or data engineer role with primary responsibility for:
Installing, configuring, monitoring, maintaining, and improving the performance of databases and data stores
Hands-on experience working with on-premises and cloud-based relational and NoSQL databases and solution architecture experience is a plus.
At least 2 years working in the field of project management.
IT professionals must possess important core knowledge of the project life cycle, roles and skills necessary to effectively initiate, plan, execute, monitor/control, and close a project.
Cumulative experience in leading, managing, directing and/or participating in small to medium scale projects.
Project managers who act as such on the job (full time) with at least 2 years of experience.
IT management role or other management role but has been also managing projects “part time” for 5+ years as part of their management job