Information Security Systems Specialist, IS&T

Job Description

Responsible for executing UC Health's Information Security Program through the facilitation and performance of ongoing risk assessment, incident response development, audit / compliance activities, and metric reporting in accordance with IS&T and UC Health standards. Assists in the Information Security functions through the monitoring, identification, and response of internal \\ external vulnerabilities, threats, and incidents.

Responsibilities

Education: Bachelor degree in Information systems, computer science.

License and Certification:

Preferred: CompTIA Security+, GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) or similar required within one year.

Years of Experience: Three to five years equivalent experience..

Required Skills and Knowledge:

Three or more years of experience in information security\\cybersecurity or related field with Windows environment experience.
  • Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques.
  • Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM (Security Information and Event Management), antivirus, and IDPS (Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems) concepts.
  • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.
  • Understanding of patch management with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.
  • Knowledge and experience with NIST CSF (National Institute of Standards & Technology Cybersecurity Framework), HITRUST (Health Information Trust Alliance), or similar Information Security standards or frameworks.
  • Mobile platform (iOS, Android) and Mac experience desired


Must have understanding of Information Security systems including firewalls, SIEM, antivirus, training and awareness, and other technologies. Ability to document operational procedures and test software releases. Must have strong customer service skill and serve as liaison to the users and management. Must be able to work in a changing environment. Must have excellent communication skills -- oral and written -- and demonstration of effectively working within a team.

Functional knowledge of healthcare including clinical, financial or operations preferred.

Healthcare systems experience desired.

Qualifications

Education: Bachelor degree in Information systems, computer science.

License and Certification:

Preferred: CompTIA Security+, GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) or similar required within one year.

Years of Experience: Three to five years equivalent experience..

Required Skills and Knowledge:

Three or more years of experience in information security\\cybersecurity or related field with Windows environment experience.
  • Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques.
  • Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM (Security Information and Event Management), antivirus, and IDPS (Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems) concepts.
  • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.
  • Understanding of patch management with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.
  • Knowledge and experience with NIST CSF (National Institute of Standards & Technology Cybersecurity Framework), HITRUST (Health Information Trust Alliance), or similar Information Security standards or frameworks.
  • Mobile platform (iOS, Android) and Mac experience desired


Must have understanding of Information Security systems including firewalls, SIEM, antivirus, training and awareness, and other technologies. Ability to document operational procedures and test software releases. Must have strong customer service skill and serve as liaison to the users and management. Must be able to work in a changing environment. Must have excellent communication skills -- oral and written -- and demonstration of effectively working within a team.

Functional knowledge of healthcare including clinical, financial or operations preferred.

Healthcare systems experience desired.