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Lead Network Security Consult

Req #:  114338
Facility:  Support Centers
Department:  Information Systems
City:  Oak Brook
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate Health Care, the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Our Corporate Support & Operations Services are equally committed to advancing Advocate's goal of building lifelong relationships with patients by delivering the best health outcomes and highest level of service through an integrated approach to care and wellness.

Together we make healthy happen.


LEAD NETWORK SECURITY CONSULTANT, #AdvocateAurora Health, Oak Brook, IL.

  • Site:- Advocate Support Center – Kensington, Oak Brook , IL
  • Status: Fulltime Exempt (40 hours per week)

.Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience such as 7~8 years experience in network project management, design, installation, and support.
  • PC LAN\WAN operating environment experience,
  • Understanding Firewall, VPN and IDS configuration, experience with Windows NT4.0/2000 and Server,
  • Some basic Unix (Linux) skills, addressing native networking and security utilities for troubleshooting
  • Good understanding of AD, Directory Services and the Group Policies
  • Cisco routers/switches and WEP.
  • Applied knowledge with UTM appliances like: Palo Alto, Fortinet, Cisco ASA and Sourcefire
  • 5-8 years of relevant Network and Firewall experience.
  • Good problem determination skills. Good communication skills.
  • Proficient customer service skills. Knowledge of a variety of hardware platforms and operating systems.
  • Excellent management experience of large projects.
  • Novell and/or Microsoft certification is preferred.
  • Must be able to lift boxes/equipment weighing 60 lbs. or more.
  • Must be able to travel to various Advocate sites. along with 24~hour/7 day on call support required.

Design, engineer, implement, maintain, monitor and audit the network security environment. Provide confidentiality, integrity and availability to data and resources inside and outside the organization. Develops security policies, standards and procedures to maintain the security integrity of the computing environment. Identify, evaluate and recommend solutions to potential security threats as they relate to
the computing environment. Deploy systems to detect potential security anomalies and threats. Review security systems and strategies and make recommendations where appropriate.

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago