IS Security Analyst - Senior
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 8/7/2017

Job Description

Job:  Information Technology

Organization:  Adventist IT

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Jul 28, 2017, 10:13:50 AM

The Senior Information Security Analyst will be part of the Security Operations Team.  This team is responsible for the day-to-day monitoring, analysis, coordination and response to information security threats and vulnerabilities.  The Senior analyst will provide technical direction and become a subject matter expert for the organization, while mentoring and developing team members around them.  A Senior candidate should demonstrate strong leadership and communication skills, and must work independently as needed in a fast-paced environment.


• Perform expert, real-time analysis and correlation of logs and alerts

• Evaluate, assess, and escalate security events and incidents

• Expertly operate, tune, configure, and troubleshoot multiple security toolsets.

• Proactively identify threats across multiple security-relevant data sets

• Document, collaborate, and transition incident details to appropriate leadership

• Analyze, understand, and provide remediation plans for active threats and vulnerabilities

• Ingest IOC’s from multiple intel sources

• Communicate and provide manger with work and project updates in a timely manner

• Expertly execute high priority incident response actions

• Technical SME for operational security projects

• Engage and mentor team members

• Continually develop new technical skills and capabilities

• Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


• Enterprise Domain experience is a must

• Knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, GPO, PKI

• Understanding of networking concepts and configurations

• Understanding of varying networking protocols (TCP, UDP, SSH, SSL, etc)

• Demonstrated knowledge in SIEM solution(s) (LogRhythm, Splunk, ArcSight, etc)

• Demonstrated knowledge with Endpoint protection solutions

• Expert understanding of varying security applications (WireShark, MetaSploit, nMap, etc)

• Experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, C, Java, etc)

• Experience with Firewalls, Proxies, IDS/IPS, DLP, CASB solutions.

• Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems and configuration standards

• Demonstrated knowledge of Linux Operating Systems and configuration standards

• Understanding of Operating System interactions, communications and file systems

• Experience with Database technologies and queries (Microsoft SQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc)

• Understanding of common security frameworks (ISO, NIST, HiTrust)

• Understanding of varying industry data standards (PCI, HIPAA, etc)

• Strong understanding of parsing, analyzing and identifying events through security logs

• A broad understanding of information technology methodologies in multiple disciplines

• Comfortable with complex undocumented requirements and independent task research

• Demonstrated ability to determine and oversee remediation activities

• Familiar with information sharing specifications for cybersecurity

• Excellent time management skills to accomplish multiple concurrent tasks

• Strong interpersonal skills with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.

• Ability to work well with people of varying levels of technical abilities.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

• Ability to receive calls and text messages 24 hours a day, seven days per week.  


• Bachelor's degree

• Working knowledge of healthcare or clinical physician clinical practice

• Knowledge of Tripwire, Sourcefire, AV, Proxies

• Experience with HIPAA, NIST, FISMA, FedRAMP, 27001, SOC audit processes


Security certifications (CISSP, CISM, SANS, CEH, Security +)

Non-Security Certifications (Microsoft, Cisco)

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.