Sr Cybersecurity Engineer - Authentication & Access Management
Fairview Health Services
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Internal Number: 2021-73255
Senior Cybersecurity Engineer, Authentication & Access Management is responsible for designing, developing, scripting, configuring, testing and maintaining complex Cybersecurity and Risk management tools and technologies for M Health Fairview. Successful candidate would possess expert level technical and engineering subject matter expertise in one or more Cybersecurity functional areas including but not limited to Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, Multi-factor Authentication, Authorization integrating variety of applications and IT systems into Cybersecurity tools for enterprise domain user authentication, authorization & access Management. Senior engineer will have expertise in maintaining products supporting secure legacy and modern authentication protocols. Operational duties include collaborating with peer engineers/analysts, analyzing, solution designing and leading integration efforts to meet business and functional needs. Successful Senior Cybersecurity Engineers will also have exposure to variety of IT Security areas and bring deep subject matter expertise in one or more tools/areas leading team to accomplish automation, productivity gains and enhanced cybersecurity detection and response capabilities. Senior Cybersecurity engineer will take lead during production systems outage quickly troubleshooting technical issues and help resolve incidents limiting outage and/or contain the security risk.
As a subject matter expert, successful candidate will be responsible to design, test and configure variety of web, mobile, cloud and/or desktop application integrations with variety of Cybersecurity tools and technologies.
Deploy and support complex legacy and modern Cybersecurity systems helping minimize risk for M Health Fairview.
Engineer solutions that integrate with complex IT and Patient Care related systems complying with standards, policies
Collaborate with Enterprise Architecture and Security Architects, peer engineers to brainstorm, design and modernize existing integrations, solutions, security tools for highly available and disaster resilient solutions.
Proactively seek opportunities to improve knowledge and technical expertise in multiple Cybersecurity areas
Serve as security subject matter expert in assisting triage, investigation and remediation of assumed/potential/actual security incidents. Participate in Red/Blue/Purple teams as needed to help improve security posture of Fairview Health Services.
Design, test, implement, maintain and support current and future complex information security technologies, processes and procedures. Lead the design and development of security controls that ensure the safety of information assets and protect from unauthorized access or intentional destruction.
Lead complex projects related to information security regulatory compliance and the implementation and maintenance of all cybersecurity programs, processes and technologies. Assure the implementation of appropriate security configurations or re-configurations and work with appropriate teams to execute them as required.
Foster a culture of improvement, efficiency gains and innovative thinking. Coach and mentor team members as needed. Adapt and embrace change and demonstrate flexibility in taking up and fulfilling other duties as assigned.
Provide engineering and integration support for applications on premise and/or cloud apps with standard enterprise directories such as AD, Azure AD, Radius/NPS, Second Factor/Multi-Factor Authentication, risk based authentication and authorization.
Lead engineering efforts to modernize application authentication and switch to sustainable and secure protocols.
Provide subject matter expertise to migrate/consolidate AD forests, domains as necessary.
Lead efforts to expand on-premise authentication capabilities to cloud hosted Azure AD with resiliency and high availability.
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology Information Systems, Engineering or related technical discipline or combination of relevant experience/education.
10+ years of cumulative experience in engineering, development and/or support of IT Systems
5+ years of experience in customization, deployment and support of Cybersecurity tools and technologies
General knowledge of REST API and JSON batching and workflow automation
Experience with server virtualization technologies (VMware or Microsoft Hyper-V)
Ability to thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment and leverage best practices
Proficiency in Agile project management methodology
Administration and support of domain and enterprise directories Active Directory, policies, all types of groups, GPOs, user and non-user objects, OU based Access Controls, trust policies between domains and forests.
Support and administration of Microsoft Root CA, Intermediate Certificate Authority, machine certificates, trust keys and encryption key management.
Domain authentication service based access controls and management, Kerberos tokens and security.
Language & Communication Skills
Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written with all levels within the organization
Ability to explain technical concepts and adjust messaging based on the audience, including non-technical groups
Ability to influence through outstanding interpersonal skills, collaboration, and negotiation skills
Ability to work well within a team environment, as well as independently
Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology Information Systems Engineering or related technical discipline
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.