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Senior IT Security Risk Analyst

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Information Technology Senior Security Risk Analyst


The Senior Security Risk Analyst will be responsible for performing Information Technology security assessments for a rapidly growing healthcare company including:  identification of threats and vulnerabilities; performing formal risk assessments; and recommending mitigating security controls. Looking for someone who is self-directed, with the ability to work independently as needed and who works well in a team environment.



·         Perform  Information Security Risk Management activities which include:

  • Application Risk Assessments
    • Cloud, Mobile, Service Provider Vendors
  • Network and Server Security Controls Assessments
  • Third-Party Reviews and Risk Assessment
  • HIPAA and SOX Compliance Assessments
  • Vulnerability Identification using Manual Methods and Scanning Tools
  • Threat Assessments

·         Recommend improvements in processes and/or technology to remediate risk



    ·   Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Experience

    ·   Security and system related certifications are a plus



    ·     8+ years of experience in Information Security

      • Preferably in the Healthcare or other Highly Regulated Industry

    ·     Must possess excellent verbal and written communication        skills

    ·     Ability to work in a fast growing environment

    ·     Comfortable working with senior management, legal, contracts, and privacy officer

    ·     Requires an understanding of security industry regulations/standards

    HIPAA,  SOX,  NIST SP800 series, ISO/IEC 27001

    ·    Knowledge in  at least two of the following areas:

    o    Security architecture

    o    Mobile security

    o    Cloud security

    o    Database security

    o    Network security

    o    Encryption techniques/tools and products

    ·      Experience with GRC tools is a plus

About Information Technology

The Information Technology Department designs, develops and maintains software programs required to keep DaVita on the leading edge of medical technology. DaVita's Information Technology Department has both clinic facing and non-clinic facing subgroups that provide our clinician teammates the tools to provide quality patient care. DaVita IT utilizes designers, developers, system architects, project managers, application architects, nurses, trainers and many more professionals to incorporate the technology needs of our clinicians, business and physician customers.

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Position Summary

  • Job Title: Senior IT Security Risk Analyst
  • Job Function: Information Technology
  • Location: Denver, Colorado