The information security engineer is responsible for designing, configuring, implementing and operating security-related systems and applications with an overall goal of reducing information security risk for the organization and protecting the integrity and confidentiality of company information.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information science or related field plus 2-3 years of relevant experience. In lieu of a bachelor's degree, 5 total years of related experience required.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Information security certifications are preferred and recommended. CISSP is preferred, but will consider others. At least one information security certification is required after 18 months of employment.
EXPERIENCE: Experience with information security concepts and features required. Strong technical, analytical and administrative skills required. This position may require on-call responsibilities.
Provides security expertise for developing and maintaining standard security configurations for operating systems and applications; configures non-compliant systems to adhere to standard security policies.*
Knowledgeable in encryption protocols for security and integrity of data at rest and in motion.*
Remains current on network security best practices and provides subject matter expertise and guidance for secure network configurations.*
Remains current on available security/audit functionality for systems and maximizes use.*
Administers information security applications to bolster compliance with organizational security policies, including Next-Gen Anti-Virus, web filtering, intrusion detection and prevention, log management and other security-related systems and applications.*
Assists in identifying system security vulnerabilities and makes recommendations for procedures and/or controls to eliminate or reduce risks.*
Performs routine scanning of systems and application for known vulnerabilities, missing patches and other security risks and coordinates remediation efforts.*
Coordinates and executes remediation plans for technical vulnerabilities identified in system, application and network configurations.*
Evaluates and reports on vendor-issued security patches and advisories and is responsible for tracking, testing and deploying security patches where appropriate.*
Assists in the evaluation, implementation and configuration of cross-platform, third-party security products, ensuring conformance to established standards.*
Maintains appropriate technical and project documentation related to security projects, controls, standard security configurations and procedures.*
Identifies and escalates actual and suspected violations of information security policy and system intrusions.*
Assists with the development and delivery of education materials for security-related topics to bolster security awareness throughout the organization.*
Responsible for the daily monitoring of security systems and responds appropriately to alerts and events, including Next-Gen Anti-Virus, web filtering, intrusion prevention/detection, log management and other security-related systems and applications.*
Monitors and investigates applications and systems for potential security violations and exposures and escalates as needed.*
Monitors and responds to help ticket and ad hoc requests to the Information Security office via the Information Security mailbox and help ticket system. Escalates to management where appropriate.*
Administers audit log management systems, including configuring systems to connect for centralized audit log management reviewing ad hoc and scheduled reports, generating and monitoring alerts, and reviewing audit log configurations.*
Responsible for security incident-handling containment, evidence preservation, remediation, investigation, reporting and documentation of security events.*
Ability to collaborate and assist the Legal Affairs Department to ensure legal hold notices for electronically stored data (ESI) and eDiscovery requests are processed appropriately.*
Provides weekly status reports on progress of open projects, issues and work status and seeks guidance where appropriate.*
Understands and practices the AtlantiCare Information Technology Values.*
Adheres to AtlantiCare and AtlantiCare Information Technology Policies and Procedures.*
Performs other duties as assigned.*
Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, hazardous substances and potential injury. This position requires repetitive motion, fingering, grasping, hearing and speaking a majority of the time. This position also requires spending time with such equipment as a computer terminal, fax machine, copier and telephone.
This position reports to department leadership.
Essential functions for this position are identified by an asterisk.
The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
AtlantiCare is an equal opportunity employer that takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
Whether you lead an active life or love leisure, you’ll enjoy working and living in the beach communities of New Jersey’s southeastern shore.
Benefits & Wellness
We believe that healthcare should be a rewarding career. That’s why we offer excellent compensation, exceptional health and wellness benefits, and internal resources and programs to support professional growth for our team members. Here, you’ll find everything you need to pursue your calling of caring for others, knowing that you’re working for an organization dedicated to your overall well-being.
Inclusion & Diversity
Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of what makes AtlantiCare a great organization. We recognize and celebrate individual differences as dimensions that enrich our workforce and allow us to be more creative, flexible and competitive. Our inclusive culture welcomes our employees to freely contribute their diverse ideas, background, talents and experiences to make this a place where everyone can be, and do, their best work together.
For many, the shore communities of southeastern New Jersey are vacation destinations, but for AtlantiCare employees, they’re home. Working at AtlantiCare allows you to experience shore life year-round. Here, you’ll find natural beauty, world-class entertainment, rich history, amazing arts, abundant outdoor recreation, shopping, sophisticated dining and plenty of family-friendly events all within communities you’ll love to call home.
The spirit of collaboration is alive and well at AtlantiCare. We empower our teams to be agents of change within our system. We encourage growth and support advancement. Our shared vision for advancing the health of the communities and people we serve guides us to do what’s right for each patient, our healthcare delivery system and the practice of medicine as a whole. We teach, grow and advance medicine together.
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