Data Security Supervisor supervises professionals in the maintenance of systems to protect data from unauthorized users. Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. Being a Data Security Supervisor may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Data Security Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Data Security Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.