Panelist: Jay Schaefer, Cyber Security Architect, Winnebago County
Post by Caitlin Macwilliams |
on October 5, 2021 |
Jay is the Cyber Security Architect for Winnebago County. Jay started working for Winnebago County as a 2nd shift computer operator while attending the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in 1992 and received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science in 1996. Jay implemented most of the new technologies that replaced the old mainframes and Novell NetWare servers including Microsoft Windows Server, Exchange, Cisco routing/switching/firewalls, VMware and Citrix and in 2018 made the switch from Network Administrator to a new security focused position that has become a necessity in today’s world for any business. He received his certification as a Certified Ethical Hacker after becoming a member of the Cyber Response Team for the State of Wisconsin helping out SLTT entities at several incident response calls in the past few years.