Sr. Healthcare Cybersecurity Technical Analyst

posted on January 9, 2020

Job Description

Location: Chicago, IL

Type: Permanent


  • Conduct cybersecurity/security audits and assessments related to regulatory requirements and internal policies and standards.
  • Identify cybersecurity risks related to medical equipment, applications, and systems, and offer recommendations on mitigation and remediation.
  • Perform security and vulnerability assessments of infrastructure and systems.
  • Perform monitoring activities as part of enterprise security operations.
  • Research new technologies and emerging risks for proactive planning.
  • Conduct investigations, identify root causes, document results, and propose remediation options.
  • Monitor alerts, notifications, and other security application logs for anomalies.
  • Participate in incident response.
  • Make recommendations for policy changes pertaining to information security as business needs change and applications are enhanced.
  • Complete appropriate security documentation to comply with policies and meet internal and external auditor expectations.
  • Promote the goals, expectations, and policies of the department and organization.
  • Recommend viable solutions to improve systems and processes.
  • Engage and support clinical and technical customers as part of security outreach, customer service, and for investigations.


  • 4-year college degree in liberal arts or computer science.
  • Knowledge of HIPAA and PCI regulations, as well as the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (CSF).
  • Technical knowledge of networks, operating systems, databases, and applications, including advanced knowledge of application and operating system security and controls.
  • Excellent technical troubleshooting, investigational, and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated, hands-on experience with security and network operations tools, utilities, and applications, including manual and automated monitoring and auditing tools and techniques.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform audits of information systems and security configuration/standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to solve highly complex technical problems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the expertise to translate technical terminology into terms understandable by management, department heads and performance level personnel.
  • High degree of motivation with the ability to work alone and in a team setting.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with a strong customer service orientation.
  • Knowledge of healthcare applications, trends and industry standards a plus.


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