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West Regional Information Security Director - Telecommute

Plymouth, MN 55447 Work Remotely
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The West Regional Information Security Officer for Optum Care will work with care delivery security teams to execute and sustain Optum Care?s Security Program. Candidate must be an innovative thinker and has led a successful Information Security organization. Within the Security Program, leveraging existing UHG & Optum Solutions where applicable, this individual will lead the collective efforts including, but not limited to:

  • Vulnerability & exposure management
  • Information Security monitoring, analysis and response
  • Investigations and Data Forensics
  • Penetration Testing
  • Security Metrics and reporting
  • Effective leadership and solution related to HIPAA requirements
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Security review of Application, Data and Infrastructure designs, including cloud and locally hosted solutions
  • Security review of Network solutions, including data, voice and video

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with industry, regulatory and contractual security requirements of all products, customers and jurisdictions
  • Provides analysis of and suggested solutions to complex Cyber Security issues, as well as complex conceptual analysis, building and maintaining of key security and contract metrics
  • Lead programs that will minimize risk and ensure the integrity, confidentiality and availability of information that is owned, controlled and processed within the organization. Ensures information security policies, standards, and procedures are up-to-date.
  • Collaborates with leadership to initiate, facilitate, and promote activities to foster information security awareness within the organization.
  • Lead a multi-organizational security team to foster growth and continued maturation of various security programs in the organization
  • Provides expertise/analysis for the management/implementation of budgets, forecasts, and resource planning strategies in support of the client engagement
  • Provides direction and collaboration with other senior leadership, directors, managers, and stakeholders in the mitigation of risks within the IT Security infrastructure, Business Unit Solution as well the overall organization.
  • Creates a culture of physical and information security within the organization and driving behavioral changes for the business. Oversees, develops and/or delivers initial and ongoing security training to the workforce. Initiates, facilitates and promotes activities to foster information security awareness within the organization and related entities
  • Evaluates security trends, evolving threats, risks and vulnerabilities and applies tools to evaluate the risk in the context of the organization and to mitigate risk.
  • Ensure that the risk management and access control needs of the organization are addressed.
  • Ensures the organization complies with the administrative, technical and physical safeguards.
  • Pursues consistent, meaningful and purposeful alignment of care delivery cyber security policies, procedures, tooling and accountability with the broader Optum and UHG teams.

You'll be rewarded and recognized 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 provide development for other roles you may be interested in.



Posted: 2020-10-06 Expires: 2020-11-05

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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West Regional Information Security Director - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group
Plymouth, MN 55447

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