Director of Information Technology Security

posted on June 21, 2022

Job Description

Location: United States

Duration: Permanent


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  • Provides the direction for data and cybersecurity protection and oversees Technology governance and policies
  • Develops enterprise security strategy, security awareness programs, security architecture, and security incident response
  • Provides strategic risk guidance for IT projects, including evaluation and recommendation of technical controls
  • Manages, leads, and hires the IT Cyber Security team that meets the needs of a dynamic and scaling organization
  • Educates IT and organizational leaders on appropriate security risk and mitigation strategies
  • Provides strategic and tactical vision and execution focused on incident prevention, detection, and response
  • Collaborates with the IT and enterprise compliance team and coordinates the IT component of internal and external audits and federal and state examinations to ensure security programs comply with relevant laws, regulations, and policies
  • Develops, maintains, and publishes up-to-date security policies, standards, and guidelines. Oversees training and dissemination of security policies and practices
  • Evaluates new cybersecurity threats and IT trends and develop adequate security controls. Oversees development of security awareness programs
  • Develops and oversees effective disaster recovery policies and standards to align with health center business continuity management program goals
  • Coordinates development of implementation plans and procedures to ensure business-critical systems and services are recovered in the event of disasters or other incidents and provide direction, support, and in-house consulting in these areas
  • Evaluates potential security breaches, coordinate response, and recommend corrective actions
  • Supervises and develops the Information Security team in the performance of the job duties
  • Defines and reports on information security metrics
  • Provides project management and leadership to staff and external resources supporting established goals and objectives, improved efficiencies, and problem resolution
  • Ensures accomplishment of all objectives following Hospital and IT policies, procedures, strategic direction, and regulatory standards governing the Health center
  • Maintains current knowledge of the industry and regulatory trends and developments for enterprise technology


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