Leadership Solutions

Critical Infrastructure Analyst 1


NYS Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Services


Albany, NY


The incumbent will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Serve as a subject matter expert in physical security assessments, application, design and integration of physical security systems, and implementation of security measures.
  • Direct, supervise and support program staff to conduct risk assessments focused on physical security protection. Deliver quality products to customers for their use.
  • Direct, plan, organize and conduct complicated research and studies. Manage site/field visits to gather information relevant to program operations and initiatives; organize, analyze and interpret incoming reports, intelligence and investigative action.
  • Oversee outreach activities conducted by the fieldwork teams, including presentations/conferences, information-sharing activities, training and exercises, briefings, reports and meetings.
  • Develop and maintain assessment tools for use on NY infrastructure.
  • Assessment of infrastructure which includes working with internal and external partners; reviewing, evaluating and commenting on safety and security plans and concepts; identification of vulnerabilities at fixed facilities; identification of vulnerabilities in information technology systems, making recommendations to improve the security of facilities; discovering potential failures.
  • Serve as subject matter expert for all Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) Office of Counterterrorism programs and initiatives.

Please see complete job description online.


Nine years of professional or technical critical infrastructure analysis experience*, three years of which must be in one or more infrastructure sectors**. A bachelor’s degree in a relevant area*** may substitute for four years of general experience; a master’s degree in a relevant area can substitute for one additional year of general experience.

Experience must include research and analysis of highly technical programs; analysis and development of operational protocols for a large organization, including risk management and vulnerability assessment; analysis of public policy issues; or strategic planning and process improvement.

How to Apply:

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Please submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Position Title & Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.