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Security Analyst I @ BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York

Buffalo, New York, US | Posted 9 months ago


This position supports the development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of an enterprise wide Corporate Information Security Program that ensures the integrity, confidentiality and availability of corporate information assets. This includes assisting in the development of the appropriate security policies, procedures and business/technical infrastructure, ensuring the proper measures are implemented to safeguard the corporate information assets and processing resources of the Corporation. This position supports activities needed to achieve and maintain regulatory compliance (i.e. HIPAA, SOX, and SAS 70) from an Information Security perspective.


About Us

At BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, we believe in passion, excellence, and respect. Employees enjoy guaranteed career development opportunities, robust health care coverage, and work-life programs to help them thrive in every stage of their lives. We give back to Western New York through programs and volunteer work that have the greatest impact on the health of the community we serve. As the region's strongest community-based, not-for-profit health plan, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York aims to inspire and help our members achieve their best health and wellness. Join us in building a healthier future in the place we call home.


Knowledge and Skills

  • Intermediate proficiency in Information Security (technical, operational and administrative) practices, HIPAA Security regulations and IT Infrastructure Technology 
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Lotus Notes and Internet  
  •  Basic proficiency in MS Access, Project Management and Visio
  •  Project management skills 
  •  Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with minor supervision 
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with daily work processing deadlines 
  • High degree of business maturity and demonstrated confidentiality 
  • Demonstrated customer service orientation  
  • Demonstrated change management and change catalyst competencies Demonstrated personal accountability


  • Associates Degree Required
  • Bachelors Degree Preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience required. 
  • 1 years work experience in an Information Systems environment required



Required Education:Associates Degree (N/A)
Preferred Education:Bachelors Degree (N/A)


Working Conditions


Must be able to work in an office environment Must have ability and access to work from remote location such as home Manual Dexterity Req: Eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to effectively use a computer with all its components for prolonged periods of time and for the majority of required tasks Manual Dexterity Req: Eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to effectively utilize various office equipment (phone, computer, fax machine, printer, copier, filing cabinet, etc) Physical Effort: Minimum; typical of most office work. Mostly sedentary work. Prolonged Sitting Vision Req: Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less) Weight: lift/carry/push/pull under 10 lbs.


EEO Statement


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.