Reading Task: IT Security Specialist [Example]

José Manuel


My name is Sarah and I am an IT Security Specialist.

Basically, IT Security Specialists make sure that a company’s systems are safe from attacks.

To be a good IT Security Specialist you must:

  • Be a creative problem solver
  • Know how to troubleshoot problems
  • Make decisions in high-stress situations
  • Communicate effectively

IT specialists are responsible for:

  • Discovering vulnerabilities
  • Finding risks in networks
  • Monitoring network data
  • Updating hardware and software applications

I am José Manuel and I am an English Teacher in Costa Rica who loves English. I have been teaching English for more than 8 years and I like sharing what I know with others