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Director of Information Security - Full Time (Hybrid or Remote)

Company: Rush Hospital
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 28, 2023

Job Description:

Director of Information Security

Rush University Medical Center is one of the country's leading medical centers pushing the boundaries of healthcare services with innovative, compassionate, and accountable team members. Are you ready to challenge and grow your skills, contribute to providing top quality patient care, and enhance your career? Rush is a diverse and inclusive culture, and offers a competitive salary, and a valuable compensation package including health, dental and vision benefits, retirement, health savings accounts, and tuition assistance to invest in your future.

This position is responsible for all aspects of cybersecurity engineering for Rush. This position will provide strategic information security focus for the department. This role also defines, plans, and directs all key information security initiatives within the group. Identify, develop, implement, and maintain security related processes that reduce Rush's operational risk. Provide leadership to the IT security engineering team, manage the security tools landscape, while ensuring the team proactively analyses and responds to all threats, deploying risk mitigation strategies, processes, and procedures.

The Director of Information Security exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

Position Highlights

  • Make decisions regarding security products to be deployed across the organization.
  • Streamline and integrate multiple cybersecurity functions across operating units within Rush.
  • As a full time role, this position is eligible for medical (dental/vision), time off, educational and retirement benefits.
  • This position can be a hybrid position (preferred) or 100% remote.
    Position Responsibilities:
    • Provide strategic, management, and leadership for managing the enter spectrum of cybersecurity tools.
    • Responsible for industry research, detailed product analysis, design, and deployment of below types of security products in the environment:
    • Network security
    • End point security
    • Email security
    • Data security
    • Bio-Medical and IOT security
    • Cloud security
    • AD and other security products
    • Responsible for ongoing maintenance and maturity of products across the environment
    • Compare various security tools available in the market, recommend and influence various stakeholders with appropriate selection of tool
    • Manage the execution of all IT security tools, technologies, people, process, and procedures enterprise-wide
    • Ensure internal and external standards are met while deploying the security tools in the environment.
    • Develop KPI, SLAs associated to managing security tools and technologies
    • Manage security incidents related to security tools and technologies to maintain SLAs
    • Identify and integrate security tools to co-relate threat intel information
    • Lead security and intelligence sharing functions for Rush amongst internal and external partners including government agencies.
    • Responsible for running many complex security programs across the organization and driving innovations and creative way to tackle complex security channels including the build out of an initiative-taking and pre-emptive approach to cyber security.
    • Develop security metrics and incident analysis across the organization. Document and communicate to appropriate audiences.
    • Collaborate with IT and non-IT teams across the organization.
    • Responsible for developing security strategic program roadmaps, plans and execution.
    • Provides guidance to senior leadership about various industry trends, security products and their fitment in RUSH environment
    • Be a leader to a group of highly skilled security engineers and security architects..
    • Communicate and articulate security matters to all layers of the organization.
    • Provide Rush's leadership updates on security posture, educating stakeholders on importance and role of employees maintaining a secure corporate environment.
    • Manage capital and operating budget for all labor and equipment associated with information security systems.
      Position Requirements:
      • Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer science related fields.
      • Certifications in ISC2's Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or any industry recognized security certification.
      • 12+ years of experience in cybersecurity field.
      • 5+ years of experience in leading security engineering/architecture teams.
      • Experience in security engineering architecture, design, documentation, and best practices
      • Experience as a technology security leader building world-class security strategy and executing on them.
      • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.
      • Experience building effective internal and external relationships and interact effectively with individuals at all levels.
      • Experience influencing and collaborating to get work done through others.
      • Team player-coach.
      • Management experience.
      • Experience perceiving threats facing organizations and experience recognizing how these threats can become transformed into attacks and safeguarding the organization.
      • Experience with technical controls and resolving InfoSec problems.
      • Experience with ensuring compliance with all information security policies, standards, and guidelines in the development of IS plans.
      • Computer skills - Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word)
        Preferred Job Qualifications:
        • Certification in Cloud Security
          Company Highlights:
          • Rush is an academic health system comprising Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.
          • For demonstrating leadership in the use of information technology, Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital have been listed among the most wired hospitals in the nation by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
          • Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.
          • Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

            Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Keywords: Rush Hospital, Chicago , Director of Information Security - Full Time (Hybrid or Remote), Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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