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Information Security Analyst II


UF Information Technology Classification*

Under general supervision, this intermediate level position assists in performing procedures and provides technical solutions that serve to provide appropriate access to and project systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. This position has demonstrated ability to develop IT security standards and procedures.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Works with UF business units to achieve security objectives and address identified risks
  • Translating security requirements into functional specifications and managing changes
  • Assists with the analysis and development security plans for all systems
  • Involved in the full security systems life cycle; designing, coding, testing, implementing, maintaining and supporting software, quality assurance, testing, deployment
  • Develops and validates baseline security configurations for operating systems, applications, networking, and telecommunications equipment.
  • Develop technical documentation (designs, specifications, processes, workflows) and communications
  • Carries out procedures to ensure that all systems, products and services meet organization security standards
  • Assist units with information security risk assessments.
  • Work with UF units to identify, select and implement technical controls.
  • Assists with information security training and awareness programs.
  • Ensure that the UF information security environment supports UF privacy policies.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree and three years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Licensure and Certification



This position does not typically include supervisory responsibility.

*Reserved Classification – Use of this classification outside of UFIT requires prior approval by Classification and Compensation

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