Cybersecurity Engineer III

Last Updated: November 29, 2023By

Job title: Cybersecurity Engineer III

Company: GTN Technical Staffing

Job description: Cybersecurity Engineer III


Location: REMOTE- USA

Position Type: 4-month Contract

Hourly / Salary: BOE

Residency Status: US Citizen or Green Card Holder ONLY


Our client is looking for a Cybersecurity Engineer III to join their team!

Job Description

This position leads the designs, develops, configures, implements, tunes, maintains solutions, resolve technical and business issues related to cybersecurity threat & vulnerability management, identity management, security operations center, forensics, and data protection. Cybersecurity Engineers work with Cybersecurity Architects to execute strategic cyber initiatives, evaluate security components of the network, applications and end-user devices, and provides guidance to ensure new systems meet regulatory and technical standards. Cybersecurity Engineers lead root-cause analysis on Cyber systems to determine improvement opportunities when failures occur. Cybersecurity Engineers work closely with other IT organizations to ensure cyber products are working and integrating with non-cyber environments (apps, networks, End User devices, Servers, etc).

Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Proactively initiates the design and implementation of cybersecurity solutions, upgrades, enhancements, while looking forward three to five years.
  • Leads in providing technical expertise and support for cybersecurity solutions, including operational aspects of the software.
  • Serves as subject matter expert in the design, implementation, and compliance of secure baseline configurations for applications and infrastructure components.
  • Proactively initiates technical assessments of systems and applications to ensure compliance with policy, standards, and regulations.
  • Authors new cybersecurity standards and procedures. Leads the revision of existing cybersecurity policies, standards, and procedures, as needed.
  • Serves as technical leader for cybersecurity projects, including the development of project scope requirements, budgeting, work breakdown and operational handoff.
  • Identify threats and develop suitable defense measures, evaluate system changes for security implications, and recommend enhancements, research, and draft cybersecurity white papers, and provide first-class support to the cybersecurity operations staff for resolving difficult cybersecurity issues.
  • Under limited direction, self-starter, this position is responsible for cybersecurity across multiple departments system-wide and requires interaction at all levels of staff and management. Work closely on cross functional IT Teams. Leads work through indirect leadership across other cyber resources. Articulate complex Security functions into simple business ease. Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards. Provides all customers of Banner Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors every day.

Experience and Requirements:

  • Must possess strong knowledge of business, information security and/or computer science as normally obtained through the completion of a bachelor’s degree.
  • Bachelor s degree in computer science, Information Security, Information Systems, or related field, or equivalent.
  • Experience normally obtained through seven plus years of experience of enterprise-scale information security engineering, preferably in healthcare.
  • Must also possess three plus years experience in a healthcare environment or an equivalent combination of relevant education, technical, business and healthcare experience.
  • Experience with IT operations, automation of security processes, coding and scripting languages, ability to document security processes as well as use case development. Experience with assessing cyber products, including vendor selection, defining requirements, contractual documentation development.
  • Experienced assessing and reaching out to vendors for needed features via enhancement requests.
  • Expert understanding of regulatory and compliance mandates, including but not limited to HIPAA, HITECH, PCI, Sarbanes-Oxley. Experienced in planning, designing, and implementing cybersecurity solutions, operating, maintaining, and managing the lifecycle of cybersecurity solutions.
  • Advanced knowledge of Security Engineering Principles, including risk management, resilience, vulnerability management, Information Security, NIST, MITRE ATT@CK, etc. Advanced expertise in Cyber products supporting Data Loss Prevention, EDR, AntiVirus, Perimeter services, threat systems, cyber platform analytics, SIEM, CASB, CLOUD Security, ETC.
  • Proven Cloud Security experience.
  • Requires independent judgment, critical decision making, excellent analytical skills, with excellent verbal and written communications.
  • Ability to think quickly under difficult or complex conditions and clearly communicate to appropriate staff; ability to balance project workloads with customer support and on-call demands.
  • Must demonstrate deep knowledge of information technology and information security principles and practices.
  • Requires communication and presentation skills to engage technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Requires ability to communicate and interact across facilities and at various levels. Incumbent will have skills to mentor less experienced team members.
  • As is typical in this industry, variable shifts and hours and responding to after-hours notifications may be required.

Preferred Experience:

  • Certification in two or more of the following areas Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), HealthCare Information Security & Privacy Practitioner, (HCISPP), CompTIA Security+, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Engineering (ISSEP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), SANS GIAC, or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
  • Four plus years as a System Administrator or in IT Operations. Or four plus years in risk management or GRC experience in the healthcare/medical environment.
  • Five plus years experience in a healthcare environment or an equivalent combination of relevant education, technical, business and healthcare experience.
  • Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

“We are GTN The Go To Network”

Expected salary: $60 – 70 per hour

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Job date: Wed, 15 Nov 2023 23:41:22 GMT

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