The Texas Facilities Commission Logo
The Texas Facilities Commission
FY 24-12 Cybersecurity Analyst I
Austin, TX

Texas Facilities Commission

Employment Opportunities
JOB Vacancy Notice: FY 24-12

Business Title: Cybersecurity Analyst State Classification: Cybersecurity Analyst I

Salary Group: B23
Salary: $5,833.34 (month)
$70,000.00 (year) Hours/Week: 8:00am – 5:00pm, M – F*

Location: Central Services Building, 1711 San Jacinto Blvd. Austin, Texas 78701

Posting Date: 09/25/2023 FLSA Status: Exempt Hours: 40

Closing Date: Open Until Filled Shift Differential: N/A Openings: 1

Division: Chief Operations Program: Information Security

Note: To apply for a job with TFC, you must complete the electronic State of Texas Uniform Application for

Employment through


Performs cybersecurity analysis work. Work involves implementing IT security practices in the configuration of

Agency information and technology assets. Responsible for providing tactical response of incident detection and

incident response. Provide threat assessment, cyber intelligence, software security, and vulnerability assessment

services. May assist with the development and update of Cybersecurity-centric policies and procedures. Assists with

establishing network device implementation best practices. May provide guidance to others. Works under supervision

of the Information Security Officer with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.


  • Have a can-do spirit about serving Agency customers.
  • Monitor and assist in the administration of security focused software and analyze alerts from various cyber

security tools, network devices and information systems. Assist in designing, implementing, and maintaining

the agency IT security architecture.

  • Researches and analyzes cybersecurity threat indicators and their behaviors and recommends threat mitigation
strategies. Researches and evaluates emerging security-related technologies.
  • Develops cybersecurity awareness training strategies to serve multiple user groups and presents security awareness
  • May support external and internal audit activities, perform related responses, analysis, and security remediation.
  • Knowledge of implementing Security best practices within the enterprise IT ecosystem.
  • Performs related work as assigned.


  • Experience and/or formal training in cybersecurity analysis, information security analysis, or digital forensics.
  • Working knowledge of network and system administration, operation of firewalls, and security best practices.
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) or able to obtain CEH certification within 12 months of employment. We will

provide training to accomplish this goal.


  • Experience in cybersecurity Incident Response or Network Security Monitoring.
  • Hands on experience with Incident Detection Techniques and the use of Vulnerability Assessment Tools.
  • Understanding of Incident Response process.
  • Experience collaborating with outsourced IT service delivery organizations.
  • Experience in IoT environments.


  • Knowledge of IT security threats and ability to implement preventative controls including: firewalls, access
controls, authentication systems, intrusion detection systems, VPNs, and encryption.

Texas Facilities Commission

Employment Opportunities

Texas Facilities Commission

Central Services Building,

1711 San Jacinto, Austin, Texas 78711

Office 512-463-3433

  • Knowledge of best practices, principles, and techniques for developing security-focused management controls
of access points, servers, desktops and various other hardware assets.
  • Skills in the use of vulnerability assessment and penetration testing tools.
  • Skill in analyzing problems and devising solutions.
  • Understanding of TCP/IP.
  • Ability to perform analysis of log files from routers, switches, firewalls and other IT security systems.
  • Ability to complete project assignments within allocated time frame, demonstrating patience and

meticulousness in the implementation of information security solutions.

  • Ability to develop standards, policies, and procedures and align them with technology and information assets.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a variety of forms and to different audiences.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships with others and to work well

under pressure and maintain flexibility.

  • Proficiency in the use of a personal computer and applicable software necessary to perform work assignments
e.g. word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, and data analysis/reporting software.


This position functions in a standard office environment. There are no unusual dangers involved. Frequent work

under stress, as a team member, and in direct contact with others. Frequent standing, walking, sitting, listening, and

talking. Occasional bending and stooping. Occasional lifting and climbing.

Veterans: Use your military skills to qualify for this position and others at TFC. Go to

to translate your military experience, training, and formal education into civilian job terms, qualifications, and skill


Veterans, Reservist or Guardsmen with an MOS or additional duties that fall in the fields of 17C Cyber Operations

Specialist, 170A Cyber Operations Technician (Warrant), CT Cryptologic Technician, 181X RL-Special Duty

Officer-Cryptologic Warfare Officer, IS Intelligence Specialist, CYB10 Cyber, 0631 Network Administrator, 0605

Cyber Network Operations Officer, 1B4X1 Cyber Warfare Operations, 14NX Intelligence, 514A Cyber Intel

Analyst, 14N Intelligence Officer, or other related fields pertaining to the minimum experience requirements may

meet the minimum qualifications for this position and are highly encouraged to apply. Please call Human Resources

at (512) 463-1717 with questions or for additional information.

Additional Military Crosswalk information can be accessed at:

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Conditions of Employment:

Initial screening is based on the Education and Experience minimum qualifications defined in the job posting.

Interviewee selection is based on applicant information explaining how they meet each Competency (Knowledge,

Skills and Abilities) requirement. Follow application instructions and fill out the application form completely for

further consideration.

If selected for interview, all veterans must provide a DD214 long form. Official transcripts or other minimum

requirement validations will be requested at the time of interview.

As part of its employment process, TFC may procure or have prepared a criminal background check. An applicant

with an unsatisfactory criminal background check report is ineligible to be hired for the position for which the report

is initiated.

Driver’s record check will be conducted by the agency. Satisfactory driving records are required for driving state or

personal vehicles and motor driven equipment to conduct agency business. CDL “Drivers” must consent to TFC’s

Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy against the illegal use of alcohol and drugs.

Texas Facilities Commission

Employment Opportunities

Texas Facilities Commission

Central Services Building,

1711 San Jacinto, Austin, Texas 78711

Office 512-463-3433

If hired, employee must provide document(s) within three (3) days of hire date that establish identity and

employment eligibility. A complete list of acceptable documents is on file with the local Texas Workforce

Commission office.


Note: Any male between the ages of 18 and 25 must show proof of registration with the Selective Service System

before he can be selected for employment with the Texas Facilities Commission.

WIT Job Number: 16216274

Average base salary estimate

Estimate provided by employer
/mo (est.)
The minimum salary range is
The maximum salary range is
If an employer includes a salary or salary range on their job, we display it as an "Employer Estimate". If a job has no salary data, Glassdoor displays a "Glassdoor Estimate" if available. To learn more about "Glassdoor Estimates," see our FAQ page.

Company overview

501 to 1000 Employees
State & Regional Agencies
Government & Public Administration
Unknown / Non-Applicable

The Texas Facilities Commission ratings

  • 100 %
    Recommend to a friend
  • 44 %
    Approve of CEO
  • CEO Mike Novak
    Mike Novak
    2 Ratings
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Culture & Values
  • Senior Management
  • Work/Life Balance

The Texas Facilities Commission benefits

3 Ratings

Employee benefit reviews

  • Sep 2, 2023
    Current Employee in Austin, TX, Texas

    Benefits packages with the state are amazing. Retirement, Sick Leave, Holidays, Annual Leave.

  • Mar 28, 2019
    Former Employee in Austin, TX, Texas

    State workers get good healthcare benefits.

More jobs like this one
Looking for something similar? We've got options.