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Security Analyst III / Sr


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Atlanta, GA
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
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Security Analyst III / Sr

About the Job


Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Please Note: This position may be filled at any level. The manager will determine the level based upon the selected applicant's skill set relative to the qualifications listed for this position. This position is located in Atlanta, GA and is an onsite position.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Providing enterprise security solutions for business, regulatory, and legal requirements, and assuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information assets.
  • Conducting third party assessments to validate security controls.
  • Assisting in the design and build of the new GRC (Governance, Risk Management, & Compliance) platform.
  • Assisting in the development of executive level metrics to highlight the state of vendor risk within the organization.
  • Running business process improvement projects.
  • Process and quality improvement.

Essential duties can include but are not limited to:

  • Develops testing plans to ensure quality of implementations.
  • Coordinates and prepares the reporting of data security events and incidents.
  • Provides system and network architecture support for information and network security technologies.
  • Provides technical support to business and technology associates in risk assessments and implementation of appropriate information security procedures, standards and technologies.
  • Analyze mix of vendor services meeting business and information security requirements.
  • Maintains relationship with key vendors.
  • Determine and perform complex configuration changes to meet business and information security requirements.
  • Represents infrastructure security support in significant projects.
  • Respond to incident recoveries and root cause analysis.

Security Analyst III

Requires a BA/BS; 3+ years of experience in a support and operations or design and engineering role; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Technical security certifications (e.g. Systems Security Certified Practitioner) preferred.

Security Analyst Sr.

Requires BS/BA in Information Technology, 3 - 6 years experience in a support & operations or design & engineering role in any of the following areas: access management or network security technologies, servers, networks, telecommunications, operating systems, middleware, disaster recovery, collaboration technologies, hardware/software support or other infrastructure services role, or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

Knowledge and understanding of industry-accepted data processing controls and concepts as applied to hardware, software, data, network communications, and people. Technical security certifications (e.g. Systems Security Certified Practitioner) preferred.

Applicable to All Levels:

  • Must be capable of providing top-tier support for at least some of the information security technology common body of knowledge skill sets:

1) Access Control,
2) Application Security,
3) Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning,
4) Cryptography,
5) Information Security and Risk Management
6) Legal, Regulations,
7) Compliance and Investigations,
8) Operations Security,
9) Physical (Environmental) Security,
10) Security Architecture and Design,
11) Telecommunications and Network Security.

  • Must be capable of engaging with vendors, negotiating controls/terms, and working closely with teammates in a team environment.
  • Work experience in Healthcare or banking/finance industries preferred.
  • Holds the following certifications (plus others):
    • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)
    • CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)
  • Has performed assessments of vendor security controls.
  • Has built and/or worked on a GRC tool.
    • Specifically RSA/Archer tool.
  • Ready & willing to travel both domestically and internationally

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and is a 2016 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.


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