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Sr Security Analyst

Req #:  132422
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.


Site:- Advocate Support Center – Kensington, Oak Brook , IL

Status: Fulltime Exempt (40 hours per week)


Advocate Aurora Health is the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States and a leading employer in the Midwest with more than 70,000 employees and the region’s largest employed medical staff and home health organization. A national leader in clinical innovation, health outcomes, consumer experience and value-based care, the system serves nearly 3 million patients annually in Illinois and Wisconsin across more than 500 sites of care. Advocate Aurora is engaged in hundreds of clinical trials and research studies, and is nationally recognized for its expertise in cardiology, neurosciences, oncology and pediatrics. The organization contributed $2 billion in charitable care and services to its communities in 2016.

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We Help People Live Well


  • Excellence: We are a top performing health system in all that we do and continually find new and better ways to improve.
  • Compassion: We unselfishly care for others.

Respect: We treat people in a way that value their unique needs and preferences


Position Requirements:
BA/BS in Business or Computer Science or related field is a plus or equivalent progressive Information Systems experience ( 6~7 years)
6 ~7 years progressively responsible experience in security management of mainframes, midrange and local area networks.
Ability to use PC, Windows applications, and security administration tools.
Expertise in project management, application, system operating software as well as security functions on various platforms.
Good communication and presentation skills required.
Attention to detail required.
Implementation experience exposure to project leadership excellent written and verbal communication skills demonstrated technical, analytical and problem solving abilities decision making abilities excellent team player and customer service orientation.

Extensive travel to Advocate sites is required and occassional out of town travel is required.

24 hour / 7 days a week on~call support is required.

Provide recommendations to management in the coordination, development, and implementation of the necessary controls, procedures, and plans to cost effectively secure Advocate Health Care Information Systems from intentional, inadvertent, or misuse of confidential information. Provide guidance, recommendation and education for the protection of Information Systems assets to other functional units. This position's primary purpose is to ensure that Information Systems has a comprehensive security strategy that is maintained and audited periodically to assure the security and confidentiality of computer processing and business functions within established objectives. Monitor compliance of the organization to security policies and procedures. This position will be responsible for initiating and leading the planning process for security as new and expanded systems are identified. Provides input to policy, strategic planning, and cost containment. Collaborates and consults with personnel in other Information Systems departments to coordinate activities.

Recommend and implement controls to protect the Advocate computer environment from threats that can result in a breach of confidentiality of the organization's valuable information, or unauthorized changes to patient records and/or production system files.
Develop and recommend a security methodology, identifying risk and exposure and provide safeguards that are in compliance with generally accepted Information Systems control requirements.
Provide on going monitoring of system security controls to insure that administrators are in compliance with security objectives, policies, and procedures.
When assigned, participate in information system implementation projects.
Provide for the planning and documentation for the development of an organizational~wide security awareness program.

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