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Information Security Advisor


  • NC, CARY



Information Security Advisor

Location: This position will work a hybrid model (remote and in office one to two days per week). Ideal candidates will live within 50 miles of one of our Pulse Point locations in Indianapolis, IN, Mason, OH, Tampa, FL, Chicago, IL, Wallingford, CT, Woburn, MA, St. Louis, MO, Cary, NC, Houston, TX, Richmond, VA or Atlanta, GA.

The Information Security Advisor maintains enterprise information security policies, technical standards, guidelines, procedures, and other elements of an infrastructure necessary to support information security in compliance with established company policies, regulatory requirements, and generally accepted information security controls. Responsible for the delivery of strategic network security, access control and secure transaction/messaging solutions. Ensures security solutions involving the use of technologies are well-conceived, designed and implemented in compliance with enterprise standards.

How you will make an impact:

  • Provides first level engineering design functions and trouble resolution.

  • Provides trouble resolution and serves as point of technical escalation on complex problems.

  • Leads or plans implementations for access management and network security technologies.

  • Develops testing plans to ensure quality of implementation.

  • Leads the investigation and 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.

  • Maintains security incident response plans.

  • Represents major upgrades and business system replacements in change control.

  • Oversees enterprise mix of vendor services.

  • Recommends changes and updates to strategy.

  • Designs and engineers repetitive technical solutions based on business requirements and defined technology standards.

  • Develops support procedures and performance metrics reports.

  • Leads root cause analysis efforts.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires BS/BA degree in Information Technology or related field of study and a minimum of 5 years of experience in systems support, system administration, system engineering, system security, access management, network security, network communications, computer networking, telecommunications, systems development and management, hardware, software, and/or data; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Requires experience in planning and designing highly complex systems.

Preferred Skills, Capabilities, and Experiences:

  • 3+ years of programming with Java strongly preferred.

  • 2+ years of React/Angular (TypeScript based language) experience strongly preferred.

  • 1+ years of experience working with microservices strongly preferred.

  • Experience automating and launching products within Cybersecurity and/or Identity and Access Management strongly preferred.

  • Experience with automated solutions at an enterprise grade with focus on a consistent user strongly preferred.

  • Experience in delivering outcomes through agile software delivery strongly preferred.

  • Spring Framework, Spring MVC, Spring Boot, JPA and Spring Security experience strongly preferred.

  • JavaScript (TypeScript) framework and React/Angular experience strongly preferred.

  • Design experience with Microservices Implementation patterns strongly preferred.

  • NoSQL/SQL experience strongly preferred.

  • Strong test automation/TDD experience strongly preferred.

  • Unit test case framework experience preferred.

  • Junit/Mockito or some mocking frameworks experience preferred.

  • Experience with multiple technical and business disciplines strongly preferred.

  • Security Certifications: CISSP or other technical security certifications (e.g. Systems Security Certified Practitioner, Certification and Accreditation Professional) preferred.

If this job is assigned to any Government Business Division entity, the applicant and incumbent fall under a 'sensitive position' work designation and may be subject to additional requirements beyond those associates outside Government Business Divisions. Requirements include but are not limited to more stringent and frequent background checks and/or government clearances, segregation of duties principles, role specific training, monitoring of daily job functions, and sensitive data handling instructions. Associates in these jobs must follow the specific policies, procedures, guidelines, etc. as stated by the Government Business Division in which they are employed.


Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes for compensation from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health.

Who We Are

Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. We are a Fortune 25 company with a longstanding history in the healthcare industry, looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve.

How We Work

At Elevance Health, we are creating a culture that is designed to advance our strategy but will also lead to personal and professional growth for our associates. Our values and behaviors are the root of our culture. They are how we achieve our strategy, power our business outcomes and drive our shared success - for our consumers, our associates, our communities and our business.

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Elevance Health operates in a Hybrid Workforce Strategy. Unless specified as primarily virtual by the hiring manager, associates are required to work at an Elevance Health location at least once per week, and potentially several times per week. Specific requirements and expectations for time onsite will be discussed as part of the hiring process. Candidates must reside within 50 miles or 1-hour commute each way of a relevant Elevance Health location.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates in certain patient/member-facing roles to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide an acceptable explanation. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Elevance Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact elevancehealthjobssupport@elevancehealth.comfor assistance.

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