Director of Engineering, Security

HealthVerity

Philadelphia, PA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 12/27/2020
  • Website: healthverity.com
  • Company Address: 100 North 20th Street, Suite 203, Philadelphia, PA, 19103

About HealthVerity

HealthVerity is transforming the way data-led organizations make life-changing decisions. Our technology platform serves as the foundation for the rapid creation, exchange and management of healthcare and consumer data in a fully-interoperable, privacy-protecting manner. Advantaged by highly sophisticated identity resolution and matching capabilities, HealthVerity is on a mission to increase transparency and activate deeper insights across the healthcare industry.

Job Description

How you will help
As the lead for our SecOps group, you will assist in developing strategies and overseeing daily activity for your team. Working alongside our engineering and business operations groups, your team will be responsible for designing and enforcing security policies and procedures. Security is paramount at HealthVerity and is critical in every business relationship made. Your team will be leveraging state of the art tools and aligning with the highest industry standards to deliver solutions that meet the strict demands of the healthcare data processing industry. Peer review of solutions and implementations is expected as a collaborative environment. You will play an integral part in building the foundation of HealthVerity’s future. 
 
What you will do
• Set the strategy for security across a broad range of cloud infrastructure
• Set the security policies across entire organization
• Drive security compliance through development of a culture of security
• Develop best in class processes to identify, assess, and remediate security threats of any sort
• Enable remediation of recurring security audits and exercises
• Manage third party platform and vendor relationships
• Evolve security best practices through every facet of the company from its SSDLC to endpoint and employee behavior
• Assist in architectural designs and decisions
• Represent the company on topics of security of any sort
• Evolve and contribute to broader risk management around topics like business continuity and disaster recovery
 
You...
• Make security a priority in everything you do
• Understand security threats at their very core because you have been studying them from all aspects
• Can distinguish between security processes that check boxes and those that harden systems and operations to threats
• Understand there’s never such a thing as perfect security and are constantly improving
• Are curious about the types of risks the company may face and constantly staying one step ahead of potential threats
• Are data-driven; testing and measuring every step
• Know the relevance of monitoring and measuring systems to identify bottlenecks
• Automate everything
• Keep up to date on the latest trends and topics in security technology
• Consider NIST 800-53 and ISO27001 as good starts to security 
 
Desired skills and experience
• Experience in hardening cloud architectures
• Hands on experience with automated infrastructure configuration management
• Experience in meeting security certification requirements (HIPAA, SOC, etc)8+ years of work experience
• Added bonus: understanding of Public Sector InfoSec standards
 
Our company challenges
• Empowering clients with highly rewarding data discovery and licensing tools
• Ingesting and managing billions of healthcare records from a wide variety of partners
• Standardizing on common data models across data types
• Orchestrating an industry-leading HIPAA privacy layer
• Innovating our proprietary de-identification and data science algorithms
• Building a culture that supports rapid iteration and new possibilities
 
The infrastructure and culture we are building will provide an environment that cultivates innovation. We want to move fast knowing we can fix anything we break along the way. If a new need arises, we want to turn around a solution quickly. We want to solve our challenges in ways that create even more possibilities. We’re creating a platform that lets us discover what else we might do.
 
We have big plans 
We are building a platform that will scale to support an ever-growing array of data providers and innovative products. You must be able to think big while still delivering on near-term requirements.
 
HealthVerity, based in Center City Philadelphia, is a venture-backed technology company that is transforming the way data-led organizations make critical decisions. Our technology platform serves as the foundation for the rapid creation, exchange, and management of healthcare and consumer data in a fully-interoperable, privacy-protecting manner. Advantaged by highly sophisticated identity resolution and matching capabilities, HealthVerity is on a mission to increase transparency, forge interoperability and activate deeper insights.
 
HealthVerity is an equal opportunity employer.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.