American Heart Association Security Engineer in Dallas, Texas
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Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.
This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Security Engineer in our National Center office located in Dallas, Texas .
In this role, you will be responsible for developing and implementing network security in support of users of the AHA’s data networks. Additional responsibilities include leading projects related to these environments as well as planning, implementing, maintaining, and monitoring the Association’s network security controls, practices and network infrastructure.
Essential Job Duties:
Designs or initiates development of security architecture. Implements configuration management and change control practices for security and other network administrative functions. Researches and recommends security tools and network systems; long-range network planning; business continuity planning, implementation and disaster exercises in support of the network infrastructure.
Assesses vulnerabilities and threats to the Association’s data networks, evaluates available security processes and technologies, and make recommendations to management and business partners for reducing the issues and increasing network security in an appropriate and cost-effective manner.
Develops, maintains, and audits the use of standards, policies, and procedures. Monitors firewalls for the Association and provides technical leadership ensuring any entry point to the Association’s networks is adequately secured.
Executes and administers programs, processes, and procedures related to anti-virus protection and other activities related to the protection of systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.
Monitors and administers a Network Intrusion Prevention system (IPS) for National Center and AHA’s secondary data center location and provides technical leadership for technical staff ensuring the Association’s network is adequately secured.
Collaborates with the Business Technology team to deliver a secure, reliable infrastructure environment, including network support for the National Center Data Center. Identifies technology opportunities and common issues or trends.
Develops and implements the processes and vendor relationships associated with internet monitoring and intrusion detection. Evaluates and reports on the effectiveness of internet security. Makes recommendations to management for appropriate improvements.
Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:
Bachelor's Degree in MIS, Cybersecurity or a related field of study.
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in information security systems, analysis or engineering.
Experience implementing and supporting enterprise security infrastructure and solutions including but not limited to firewalls, IDS, IPS and VPN.
Experience with network monitoring, management and diagnostic tools.
Experience in LAN/WAN technologies with focus in Cisco routers, switches, access wireless points, network monitoring, and network operations or similar technology position is required.
Experience with multiple protocols and QoS management on a network (including VoIP.
Demonstrated network design skills.
Proven ability to analyze network and security solutions.
Troubleshooting skills for complex technical environment.
Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:
Experience with Cisco Works & Prime.
Experience with McAfee virus protection.
Experience with forensic investigation.
Project management experience in Agile methodology.
Solarwind - Orion skills or training.
CCNA, CCSE, CISSP
So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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EOE/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities
Posted Date 2 weeks ago (11/13/2020 2:27 PM)
Requisition ID 2017-1540
Job Family Group Business Operations
Job Category Information Technology
Location: Dallas, TX