Information Security Analyst

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916467

Vidant Health

Full Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Health

Vidant Health, located in eastern North Carolina, is a comprehensive health system that is made up of 9 hospitals that serve 1.4 million people in 29 counties. Vidant Health includes Vidant Medical Center, community hospitals, physician practices and partners that collaborate with Vidant Health to enhance the quality of life of our patients. 

Information Services at Vidant Health               

Vidant Health offers comprehensive Information Technology (IT) services and infrastructure to support and enable all aspects of organizational operations. Our IT division consists of a state-of-the-art data center located in Greenville, NC.  The data center services all information technology needs of Vidant Health facilities.  Vidant Health has been recognized as one of the 100 Most Wired healthcare organizations by Hospitals and Health Networks magazine. All Vidant Health owned or leased hospitals are on a common IT platform, including our electronic health record (EHR) that uses Epic's suite of applications. Vidant Health has achieved Meaningful Use Stage 1 recognition and is also approaching Stage 7 for HIMSS Analytics’ Electronic Medical Records Adoption Model (EMRAM) recognition.

Responsibilities

A security analyst is responsible for maintaining the security and integrity of data. They are responsible for the administration and management of information security systems and assets. The security analyst must develop knowledge of every aspect of information security within the company. Their main job is to analyze the security measures of a company and determine how effective they are. They are responsible for implementing any training required including instructing staff on proper security measures both in the office and online. The security analyst must work with business administrators as well as IT professionals in communicating flaws in security systems. They recommend changes that will improve company security. They protect computer assets by establishing, monitoring and enforcing system access controls as well as establishing and maintaining disaster preparedness
  • Establishes system controls by developing framework for controls and levels of access; recommending improvements.
  • Maintains access by providing information, resources, and technical support.
  • Ensures authorized access by investigating improper access; revoking access; reporting violations; monitoring information requests by new programming; recommending improvements.
  • Establishes system security by helping develop standards, policies, and procedures; coordinating with facilities security; recommending improvements.
  • Develops reports to share with administrators about the efficiency of security policies and recommend any changes.
  • Develops security awareness by providing orientation, educational programs, and on-going communication
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Review and structure management of organizational security exceptions, mitigation and tracking

Minimum Requirements

  • 4 year college degree
  • One or more security certifications: Comp TIA Security +, SANS GIAC - GSEC, ISC2 SSCP, CISSP, Network + is required.
  • Minimum of 4 years experience in ongoing enforcement and monitoring activities related to security and privacy in compliance with organizational policy, regulatory requirements, federal and state laws, accreditation standards, and industry standards. Must be familiar with all and have experience in some of the following area: Information Security Policies, Escalation/ Incident Response, System Administration, Network Security, Firewall Administration, Problem Solving, Process Improvement, Project Management, Network Protocols, Routing/ switching.

Preferred Requirements

  • EPIC Security Certified or SSCP Certification
  • Ideal candidate will have 4+ years of general Information Systems experience with at least 2 years in IS Security including; Network +, Security+, CISSP (or attain within 120 days of hire).
  • Experience with account provisioning and maintenance.
  • Experience with scripting languages.
  • Experience with SIEM, IDS/IPS, DLP.
  • Strong understanding of various computer operating systems, Active Directory, DNS, and SMTP.
  • Strong understanding of firewall technologies.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP and other network administration protocols.
  • Excellent communication, customer service, and follow through skills
 

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

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