Job Description

10/21/2020 10/28/2020
PHOENIX 55,000.00-0.00

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System

Accountability, Community, Innovation, Leadership, Passion, Quality, Respect, Teamwork

Senior Information Security Analyst

Resume Review: 10/12/2020

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), Arizona’s Medicaid Agency, is driven by the passion to deliver comprehensive and cost effective health care to Arizonans in need. AHCCCS is nationally acclaimed as a model for other Medicaid programs and recipient of multiple awards for excellence in workplace effectiveness and flexibility.

All Arizona state employees operate within the Arizona Management System (AMS), an intentional, results-driven approach for doing the work of state government whereby every employee reflects on performance, reduces waste, and commits to continuous improvement with sustainable progress. Through AMS, every state employee seeks to understand customer needs, identify problems, improve processes, and measure results. State employees are highly engaged, collaborative and embrace a culture of public service. Visit our careers page to learn more about AHCCCS. Use your skills to benefit others; join the AHCCCS Team!


The Information Services Division (ISD) is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Sr. Information Security Analyst. This position is responsible for user account administration, security education, and other related duties for the agency. Major duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Create, delete, and change network computer accounts; Google email accounts, and EFT/SFTP accounts. Create, delete, and manage Active Directory security groups and network protected directories; perform account management responsibilities for web-based applications and act as account Security Administrator to the internal network.

* Create, delete, change mainframe user accounts, PMMIS security groups, IDEAL profiles, DDOL profiles, DQRY user profiles; act as Security/RACF/IDEAL/PMMIS Administrator to the AHCCCS and Hawaii LPARs on the mainframe.

* Analyze and resolve all security related problems.

* Create and disseminate annual security re-certification training and monthly security awareness information.

* Perform internal security audits; investigate security violations/breaches.


* Working knowledge of principles, capabilities, and operation of digital mainframe computer systems, help desk/desktop administration, Microsoft Active Directory and EFT/SFTP

* Working knowledge of IBM zOS, ControlM Scheduling software, Job Control Language (JCL), TSO, SDSF, IDEAL, PMMIS, RACF file and data management systems

* Experience creating and auditing security policy and procedure

* Strong verbal and written communication skills


* 5 years’ experience in helpdesk/desktop administration, mainframe operations, RACF administration


At AHCCCS, we promote the importance of work/life balance by offering workplace flexibility and a variety of learning and career development opportunities. Among the many benefits of a career with the State of Arizona, there are 10 paid holidays per year, accrual of sick and annual leave, affordable medical benefits and participation in the Arizona State Retirement Plan. Click here to learn more about benefits.

Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer. Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by calling (602) 417-4497. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange the accommodation. AHCCCS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All newly hired employees will be subject to E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification.

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