IS Security Architect
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 5/4/2017

Job Description

Job:  Information Technology

Organization:  Adventist IT

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  May 3, 2017, 7:08:07 AM

The IS Security Architect is an expert in the design, development and support of enterprise-wide security architectures and technologies. The architect will create and enforce security architectural guidelines, standards, policies and procedures. The position will also mentor, coach and educate team members in standard processes, policies and procedures related to enterprise security. The architect will research new technologies in order to stay current with the changing security landscape and will provide security perspective to the overall enterprise IT strategy.

• Architect and design information security solutions to protect the environment; address regulatory requirements and also align to the adopted security framework.
• Collaborate with internal and external partners to ensure e IT implementations align with enterprise security policy
• Review new technologies to validate alignment to the organization’s security requirements
• Evaluation of new security technologies including leading the implementation of POCs
• Identify business requirements that affect the enterprise security architecture and provide solutions that integrate into the overall architectural vision and strategy.
• Provides leadership and expertise in the development of standards, architectural governance, design patterns and security best practices.
• Drive the development and governance of security specifications, standards, and processes
• Serve as an information security advisor to key technology and business stakeholders, establishing trust relationships through active engagement and collaboration
• Analyze information to evaluate the effectiveness of controls, determine the accuracy of reports, and monitor the efficiency and security of operations.

Job Requirements

• Demonstrated experience in understanding security risks, identifying gaps and creating strategies
• In-depth technical experience in complex enterprise environments.
• Demonstrated experience in driving strategies, architecture directions, universal architectures, and working across boundaries to improve the security posture for the organization
• Demonstrated ability to perform a risk-based approach to securing applications, databases or infrastructure based upon technology and business needs
• Experience in designing, architecting, and implementing complex enterprise applications, infrastructures, platforms and systems, addressing security, performance, scalability, and reliability
• Solid knowledge of information security principles and practices.
• Understanding of advanced security protocols and standards
• Experience with enterprise architecture frameworks
• Experience with Identity and Access Management, Network Security, Cloud Security, Data Security, Application / Mobile Security, and Infrastructure OS Platform Security

• Experience with security incident response
• Blue Team/Red Team experience
• Regulatory compliance in Healthcare
• Data Security Frameworks in Healthcare

• Bachelor’s degree
• 5+ years experience in information technology
• 3+ years experience in information security
• CISSP, GIAC, SSCP or similar certification

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.