Summary: The Information Security Application Analystplays a vital role as a member of the Cybersecurity Team within the CookChildren's Health Care System (CCHCS) Information Security Office. Cybersecurity supports the CCHCS mission through the use of informationsecurity tools and technologies that detect, prevent or mitigate threats to theconfidentiality, integrity and/or availability of informationresources. The Information Security Application Analyst willprimarily be responsible for ensuring that applications, websites and/orsoftware at CCHCS are implemented and/or supported in a secure manner. He/she will assist the Manager of the Cybersecurity Team to define the securitystandards, controls and architecture by which applications, websites and/orsoftware must comply. The Information Security Application Analyst willalso serve as a security liaison to the CCHCS application and web support teamsand participate as a consultant and/or team member on high-risk and/orhigh-visibility projects. He/she may be called upon for troubleshootingand/or support for application security related matters such as softwarepatching, website vulnerabilities, security certificates, architecture changes,etc. The Analyst will also have administrative responsibilities forcertain applications and/or tools that are used within the Information SecurityOffice.
Bachelor's degree required in the field of computer scienceor other related field and 4 years of professional experience working within aninformation security program requiring compliance with regulations such asHIPAA, PCI/DSS or equivalent.
Extensive critical thinking and application troubleshootingskills.
Experience in use of vulnerability scanning as part of arisk management program.
Excellent technical writing skills and ability tocommunicate effectively at all levels of the organization.
Experience identifying, measuring and mitigating riskrelated to development and/or implementation of websites and applications.
Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification:
CISSP, GIAC, CASE or equivalent security certifications area plus
Internal Number: 44378
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of eight entities – a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.Cook Children's Medical Center Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise – to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.History – Cook Children's has a rich history of nearly a century of caring for children.Our Promise – Knowing that every child's ...life is sacred, it is the promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.Companies – Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's is a not-for-profit organization that is comprised of eight nationally recognized companies.Community Health Outreach – Cook Children's Community Health Outreach works together with over 150 partner organizations to improve the safety and health of at-risk children through education, disease and injury prevention and support.Clinical Research – Cook Children's is home to a skilled team of research-minded physicians, nurses and health care professionals and administrators who drive our commitment to excellent clinical care and the search for medical advances.Public Relations – Cook Children's Public Relations works with national and local media outlets, produces Cook Children's publications, coordinates special events and helps develop key relationships within the community.Contractor & Vendor Information – Cook Children's contractors and vendors must ensure their employees are knowledgeable about working with our organization.Sponsorship guidelines – Cook Children's sponsors a select number of events that are strongly aligned with its promise to improve the health of every child in the region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.