Job Posting: Cybersecurity Competition Coach – Part-time

Montreat College’s cutting-edge and visionary Cybersecurity program prepares students to solve the cybersecurity issues and concerns faced today in many corporate and government environments. This program’s foundation is skills required to succeed in those environs: a combination of technical skills, communication, teamwork, ethics, and professionalism. In 2017, the Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership at Montreat College received the designation of Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD). Since receiving the CAE-CD designation, the college has added to its offerings a fully online BS in Cybersecurity, undergraduate and graduate certificates in cybersecurity, an Associate of Applied Science in cybersecurity, and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in cybersecurity management. Montreat College also launched the Carolina Cyber Center (C3) to leverage the tremendous progress in cyber education and focus on workforce development and training.

Our mission is to provide excellence in education and training for Western North Carolina and beyond. In 2020, C3 now boasts numerous industry partners who see the need for training, certifications, and another pathway into high-demand positions in cybersecurity.

Location: Montreat, North Carolina
Start Date: Negotiable


Montreat College seeks a highly qualified candidate to serve as a key resource for the Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership at Montreat College.

Duties and Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for coaching and recruiting for cybersecurity competition teams, such as the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NCCDC), National Cyber League (NCL), CyberForce, and local CTFs with College and High School Students. The candidate will also teach summer Cyber Camps for high school and middle school students. Follow-up activities may also be included during the school year, as well as other applicable duties. (Approximately 10-15 hours per week. Hours are flexible.)


Successful candidate will be a recognized leader in Cybersecurity who demonstrates a professional and personal commitment to the mission, vision, and values of Montreat College. That commitment includes agreement with the published Statement of Faith.

Successful candidate will demonstrate relevant IT/Cybersecurity industry experience and certifications.


An earned Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Security, or Cybersecurity is preferred. Industry certifications such as CompTIA A+, Net+, Security+, CISSP, CISM, and GIAC are a plus. Certifications in related areas will be considered in lieu of BS.

Application Requirements/How to Apply

Send job application to Mark Hijleh, including your cover letter, statement of Christian faith, résumé or curriculum vitae, and three references.

About Montreat College

Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer master’s, bachelor’s, and associate degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. Satellite campuses in Asheville, Charlotte, and other sites supplement the main campus. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Cybersecurity Competition Coach (Part-time)

Montreat College seeks a highly qualified candidate to serve as a key resource for the Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership at Montreat College.

Salary Currency: USD

Date Posted: 2022-05-27

Employment Type : PART_TIME

Hiring Organization : Montreat College

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Location: PostalAddress, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, NC, 28757, United States

Education Required:

  • Bachelor Degree