The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

Principal Information Technology Analyst - District Temp (Cybersecurity)

Job Locations US-CA-Los Angeles
Job ID 2022-2145
Posted Date
2 months ago(2/9/2024 4:33 PM)
Application Filing Period
January 8, 2024 - May 3, 2024 @4:30 p.m.
# of Openings
USD $60.51/Hr.
USD $79.16/Hr.
Work Schedule (Days/Hours)

The Principal IT Analyst (Cybersecurity) is for a cybersecurity technical expert with experience in Cloud Security Administration. This individual will be responsible for the design, security access and implementation of cybersecurity measures and controls on Metropolitan cloud tenants such as, but not limited to Azure and M365 Security and Management, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). This position will also be responsible to manage Active Directory Group Policy.

This position is a resident authority for the development, implementation, and support efforts. In addition, this role identifies products and develops strategies for remediation and resolution of cloud cybersecurity issues and events developing and updating documents related to the cybersecurity posture of cloud environments


This job announcement has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this classification / job.

To view the full job description click here: Principal Information Technology Analyst



Education and Experience:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and eight years of increasingly responsible experience, of which two years must have been at the Senior Programmer Analyst or Senior Systems Analyst level.


License(s): Valid California Class C Driver’s License or equivalent (required at time of application) that allows you to drive during your employment.



1. Candidate will be familiar with Exchange Online and SharePoint Online.
2. Candidate will have 2+ years’ experience with Azure and M365 Security Policies Mgmt.
3. Candidate will have 2+ years’ experience with Enterprise Mobility Management platforms such as VMWare Workspace One.
4. Candidate will have 2+ years’ experience working with cloud security tools such as Secure Web Gateways, Endpoint Detection and Response, Network Detection and Response, Cloud Firewalls and SIEM technologies.


1. Medical Insurance
2. Retirement /401K
3. Competitive compensation
4. Holiday
5. Sick Leave
6. On-site fitness center
For more information on MWD benefits, please use the following link: Represented District Temporary Benefits



The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is a consortium of 26 cities and water districts that provides drinking water to nearly 19 million people in Southern California. Metropolitan’s mission is to provide its service area with adequate and reliable supplies of high quality water to meet current and future needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. Metropolitan’s facilities include the 242-mile Colorado River Aqueduct, five water treatment plants with a combined capacity of 2.3 billion gallons per day, nine surface water reservoirs, 830 miles of pipeline, and 15 hydroelectric power plants.


The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Qualified individuals with disabilities, who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process, please call (213) 217-7738 or email:


MWD is a Federal and State EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.


Application Filing Period: Closes at 4:30 pm PT on the date stated in the job announcement. However it may close prior to the filing end date if sufficient applications have been received. If sufficient applications have not been received, then the filing period end date may be extended.


Sponsorship: Applicants for employment with The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States (i.e., H1-B or other employment-based immigration case).


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