Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details

Utility Analyst 1 (Cyber Security), G-18

Occupation Group

Service Regulation and Compliance

General Information

Starting Salary

$53,339

Job Rate

$67,827

Job Description

Utility Analysts (Cyber Security) work on the analysis of utility company information systems security; evaluate the quality of hardware and software protections; perform policy analysis functions; and investigate incidents.  These positions are located in the Department of Public Service.

Who has this title?

Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

Bachelor's or higher degree and two years of experience in the following activities directly related to the utility industry:

  • Computer program analysis, data communication, and systems administration in information systems security; AND
  • Analysis of information systems, applications, designs, program and information system testing, information systems maintenance and implementation, and cyber security policies and procedures.

Appointment Information

Appointment Information

Candidates may also be appointed to a traineeship to this job title from the PCO eligible list. See the Generalist Job Titles description for more information. For further appointment information, see the Appointments tab in the PCO Overview.

To Apply

To apply for the examination for this PCO Select Job Title you must apply for the PCO examination by February 22, 2017, fill out and submit the PCO Questionnaire by April 5, 2017, and take the PCO written test in April of 2017. The application for and information about the PCO examination is at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/pco/.