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Information Security Analyst
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Mar. 4, 2024
Title Information Security Analyst
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Security
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Information Technology

Position Summary

As the Information Security Compliance Analyst you will facilitate the secure research and computing for the University at Buffalo. This position will assist with recommending/implementing/owning security tools and best practices.

In this role you will:
    • Administer Security Applications
    • Assist with onboarding and training of departmental security personnel
    • Review and assist with compliance of standards, policies, and best practices
    • Assist with research compliance by ensuring all necessary safeguards are identified and followed
    • Provide recommendations on security tools and workflows to allow the most secure environment possible


About UBIT:
It is a great time to join UB Information Technology (UBIT)! Our staff are highly skilled and motivated to succeed and have cutting-edge training and technical resources at their disposal. For more information about UBIT visit our website. All the duties & responsibilities listed above continue to occur in a 24×7 environment, therefore, working extended hours, holidays, or varied hours may be required.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information science or related field with 3 years of experience in information security principles OR master’s degree with 1 year of experience information security principles. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa at this time.

Preferred Qualifications

  • IT work experience with networking, firewalls, IDS/IPS
  • Security certifications, such as: CISSPGIAC, Security+, etc. are a plus
  • Understanding of or experience with NIST security frameworks (e.g. 800-171, 800-53, 800-30, 800-39) and FIPS security frameworks (199 and 200)

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