Job Description

Systems/Network Analyst 2

Requisition IDreq6464
Working TitleIT Security Analyst
Position Grade13
Position Summary

The UNM Health Sciences Center Information Security Office (HSC ISO) is seeking a detail oriented Information Technology (IT) Security Analyst who is looking for a dynamic position in an academic health center. This position reports to the HSC Information Security Officer works collaboratively with HSC IT security analysts and professionals and is instrumental in maintaining information security services and safeguards across the HSC. This position currently has no supervisory duties.

The Analyst will participate in the security review and risk assessment processes for new initiatives, projects, technologies and safeguards to ensure compliance with always changing regulatory requirements, and recommend improvements. They will assist with the analysis of data transfers and their related processes and coordinating security incident response activities with a focus on detail, confidentiality, and adherence to procedures and chain of command. The incumbent will provide input on enterprise security assessments and is responsible for regular Nessus scans of the environment.

The Analyst will participate in the writing, editing and reviewing of information security policies, procedures, guidelines, standards, and training. They should have an understanding of and ability to maintain privacy standards affecting patients, students, research subjects, and employees. The incumbent should possess the knowledge of and the ability to apply ever-changing regulatory standards such as HIPAA, FERPA, PCI, and CUI in an academic healthcare setting. They will maintain the currency of knowledge with respect to relevant laws, technologies and/or systems related to information security and privacy.

The following documents are required with your application to be considered for the position:
* Resume
* Cover letter
* Complete UNM Application
* Writing sample (formal or informal IT policy, procedure, standard and/or guideline, no longer than 3-4 pages.)

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Specialty licensure/certification may be required, as specified by the department.
  • Successful candidate may be subject to a criminal background check prior to starting work.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 1 year of progressively responsible experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Higher education and/or experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of security reviews and assessments
  • Knowledge of data transfer agreements and transfer procedures
  • Experience writing, reviewing and/or updating information security policies, procedures, guidelines and standards
  • Knowledge of business impact assessment and risk analysis methodologies
  • Knowledge of cyber security frameworks, particularly the NIST CyberSecurity Framework
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess technically oriented IT security training, credentials or certifications. i.e., Security+, CISSP, or similar certifications and course work
Additional RequirementsAlong with an up-to-date resume ensure to upload the following.* Writing sample (formal or informal IT policy, procedure, standard and/or guideline, no longer than 3-4 pages.)
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentHSC CIO Office (340B)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$41,212-$61,105 Annually
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date10/19/2018
Application InstructionsThe following documents are required with your application to be considered for the position:* Resume* Cover letter * Complete UNM Application* Writing sample (formal or informal IT policy, procedure, standard and/or guideline, no longer than 3-4 pages.)

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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