Information Security Engineer
Company: UnitedHealth Group
Posted on: November 19, 2023
-Optum, the fast-growing part of UnitedHealth Group, is a
leading information and technology-enabled health services
business. Our teams are dedicated to modernising the health care
system and improving the lives of people and communities.
Serving virtually every dimension of the health system, we work
with a diverse set of clients across 150 countries - from those who
diagnose and treat patients to those who pay for care, deliver
health services, and those who supply the cures. Optum maintains
operations across North America, South America, Europe, Asia
Pacific and the Middle East. Our innovative partnerships provide
technology and tools that enable unprecedented collaboration and
efficiency. As a result, we can tap into valuable health care data
to uncover insights and develop strategies for better care at lower
About the Role:
As a Fortune 5 business, we're one of the world's leading
healthcare companies. There are no limits here on the resources
you'll have or the challenges you'll encounter.
We have been supporting global healthcare systems from Ireland and
the UK for more than 20 years, building a dynamic and diverse team
of more than 2,100 talented individuals. With a continued record of
growth and stability, we're on the constant lookout for fresh
talent to join our expanding teams.
If you're looking for a career where you can make a positive impact
every day, using the latest advances in technology and innovation,
this is truly the opportunity to do your life's best work.
Positions in this function develop and implement information
security policies, standards and procedures to secure and protect
data residing on systems. This position will support the Office of
the Optum CISO as part of the Enterprise Information Security (EIS)
team and will support both line of business and enterprise security
Primary Responsibilities: -
- Perform risk analysis to identify information security risks
and remediation plans
- Identify and/or mitigate operational risks where
- Monitor compliance with risk mitigation/remediation plans, and
address non-compliance issues appropriately
- Demonstrate understanding of discovery technologies to identify
system vulnerabilities (e.g., scanning tools)
- Document risks associated with approved exceptions, define
mitigation controls and establish long-term remediation
- Establish appropriate security controls based on defined data
classifications to align with applicable
- Analyze business requirements and ensure that solutions meets
established security policies and controls
- Participate in/contribute to audit activities involving IT
security policies/procedures/ controls
- Define/implement security data management/reporting
- Ensure alignment of security policies/standards with IT
infrastructure frameworks (e.g., ISO 2700x, NIST, ITIL)
- Maintain current knowledge on information security topics and
their applicability program requirements.
You will be rewarded and recognised for your performance in an
environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on
what it takes to succeed in your role, as well as providing
development for other roles you may be interested in. -Required
- Experience with practical interpretation and application of
policy and standards.
- Demonstrable experience with securing public cloud platforms
(AWS, Azure, GCP).
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
Please note you must currently be eligible to work and remain
indefinitely without any restrictions in the country to which you
are making an application. Proof will be required to support your
Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have
amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve
people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll
help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing
information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's
needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be
put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and
lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest
work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place
to do your life's best work.
All telecommuters will be required to adhere to the UnitedHealth
Group's Telecommuter Policy.
At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier
lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We
believe everyone-of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location
and income-deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life.
Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good
health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color,
historically marginalised groups and those with lower incomes. We
are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and
enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health
disparities and improves health outcomes - an enterprise priority
reflected in our mission.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an
Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to
disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership,
pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual
orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. - 2023 UnitedHealth
Group. All rights reserved.
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