CYBERSECURITY ANALYST in Vancouver, WA

$104K - $129K(Ladders Estimates)

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Vancouver, WA 98683

Industry: Healthcare

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5 - 7 years

Posted 33 days ago

  by  recruiter-profile-pic  Morgan MacDonell

Location: United States - Washington - Vancouver

Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Hospital Administration

Job Category: Information Technology - Security

Base Salary - $104,000 to $129,000

The offer could be more or less depending on experience.

Full-time Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Yes

Commission Compensation - No

Bonus Eligible - No

Overtime Eligible - No

Interview Travel Reimbursed - No

5+ to 7 years experience

Seniority Level - Mid-Senior

Management Experience Required - No

Minimum Education - Other

Willingness to Travel - Never

Security Clearance Required: No

Visa Candidate Considered: No

IDEAL CANDIDATE

The candidate we are looking for must have specific Cyber Risk and Security experience that has been the primary focus of the position. Healthcare is not required, but it is preferred.

JOB SUMMARY

Protects PeaceHealth against cyberattack and cybercrime. Analyzes cyber events to identify threats and takes defensive action. Performs cyber investigation and digital forensics. Analyzes data from information technology and cyber defense tools, and actively monitors network activity to thwart potentially damaging activities. Develops cyber security tools and processes in conjunction with other departments.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Analyzes data from information technology and cyber defense tools, such as endpoint protection, intrusion detection, security event monitors and secure proxies, to identify potential threats and defend PeaceHealth against all forms of cyber deception and attack. Actively monitors network activities to thwart potentially damaging activities.
  2. Protects PeaceHealth's information, information systems, networks and all related people by analyzing public and private information sources to develop effective defensive techniques. Assists and leads efforts to remediate vulnerabilities based upon past history and works to predict the types of attacks most likely to occur in the future.
  3. Engineers and implements new information security systems and controls, to deliver risk-prioritized solutions to pressing cybersecurity problems.
  4. Implements security response automation, integrating various information and cyber defense tools using scripting languages such as PowerShell and Python to create fast, intelligent responses to common and/or critical cyber incidents.
  5. Maintains and administers tools used to defend PeaceHealth against cyberattack and data loss.
  6. Participates in the development of plans and techniques to mitigate vulnerabilities and improve defenses. Actively participates in developing the goals, strategy and methodologies of the PeaceHealth cyber defense program in alignment with the overall Information Security program strategy.
  7. Performs other duties as required or assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Healthcare Information Technology, or relevant field preferred. Equivalent knowledge, training, education, and/or experience may substitute for degree.


EXPERIENCE / TRAINING:

  • Five years information security experience required.
  • Direct experience securing cloud-based Microsoft offerings highly preferred.
  • Technical experience in a multi-datacenter environment with critical, non-stop enterprise applications running in virtual server environments is highly preferred.
  • Health Information experience preferred.


LICENSE / CERTIFICATION:

  • GCIH preferred
  • GCFA preferred
  • CompTIA CASP preferred
  • GPEN preferred
  • GSEC – GIAC Security Essentials preferred
  • CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker preferred


KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS /

ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of endpoint protection, intrusion detection, security event monitors, secure proxies, firewalls and other security devices/tools.
  • Knowledge of incident response methodologies.
  • Knowledge of hardware and operating systems.
  • Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Knowledge of adversarial tactics and techniques.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity, ethics and privacy principles, along with related regulatory requirements.
  • Knowledge of IAM technologies (Directories, SSO, SCIM, etc.)
  • Ability to collect and analyze data to guide decision making.
  • Ability to interpret the information collected by network tools, such as Traceroute, Ping, packet captures, etc.
  • Ability to analyze and categorize vulnerabilities in information systems.
  • Ability to organize, standardize, and manage detailed information.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively in and between teams.
  • Ability to prioritize, managing multiple competing work efforts.
  • Strong self-motivation.


SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]

•Five years information security experience required

•Direct experience securing cloud-based Microsoft offerings highly preferred.

•Technical experience in a multi-datacenter environment with critical, non-stop enterprise applicati

•Health Information experience preferred.

Security Clearance Required: No

Visa Candidate Considered: No

IDEAL CANDIDATE

The candidate we are looking for must have specific Cyber Risk and Security experience that has been the primary focus of the position. Healthcare is not required, but it is preferred.

WHY WE'RE A GREAT COMPANY

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

Valid Through: 2019-11-8

$104K - $129K