Security Analyst (IT Risk Analyst) at Careerbuilder in Miami, Florida

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The Security Analyst conducts computer forensic investigations, data recovery, and electronic discovery. Additionally, the incumbent maintains systems to protect data from unauthorized users. An employee in this position identifies, reports, and resolves security violations.

Core Job Functions

  • Meets with clients and managerial personnel to determine and define specific security management requirements.

  • Evaluates the effectiveness and efficiency of existing security control measures, identifies vulnerabilities that may cause inappropriate/accidental access or destruction/disclosure of information, and establishes security controls to eliminate or minimize exposure.

  • Maintains training and awareness programs to ensure owners and clients are aware of their responsibilities.

  • Attends human resources orientation to ensure security awareness is explained.

  • Provides organization-wide security consulting services.

  • Documents all inquiries relating to any perceived or alleged security breach.

  • Performs research on new and improved ways to properly protect the organization's information assets.

  • Performs established auditing and monitoring analysis to verify compliance with established security policies.

  • Advises information asset owners of recommended control measures and presents reports on who has access to the data.

  • Oversees the day-to-day access functions performed by security coordinators.

  • Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.


Bachelor's degree in relevant field preferred; however, will accept experience in lieu of education, as noted below.

Certification and Licensing:

Certification in relevant specialty or field.


With degree, minimum 3 years of relevant experience required.
Without degree, minimum 9 years of relevant experience required.

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:

  • Skill in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data.

  • Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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