Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) **This role will be for second shift** The hours are 4pm to midnight Monday – Friday. Individuals in this position will function at a senior analyst level in a 24/7/365 operations environment, ensuring the security and protection of systems data and analyzing and implementing procedures to ensure the protection, conservation, and accountability of proprietary, personal, or privileged electronic data. The individuals will work directly with other teams and departments, analyzing issues/incidents, establishing/working war rooms, diagnosing issue severity, computing problem resolution and recovery. These individuals will resolve or work with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to resolve issues. If unable to do so, they will, in collaboration with the SMEs, determine the escalation of issues. Major ResponsibilitiesServes as an analyst, working alone, with other analysts, or with SMEs, to determine the severity and complexity of issues pertaining to the security and protection of systems data, to ensure the protections, conservation and accountability of proprietary, personal, or privileged electronic data.Monitor and respond to security incidents, offering collaboration in an effort to ensure prompt and effective resolution.Collaborates with director, managers, project managers, architects, and other individuals to ensure continuity and communication across teams.Collaborates with director, managers, and other technical personnel to ensure mitigation of risks to the company.Promotes continued integration of technological advances to further enhance security and reduce risks.Able to work in 24hour on-call environment
Requirements:2 or more years of IT security and/or network experience Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in security or networking field (additional 2 years)Strong technical knowledge with authentication and security protocolsKnowledge of trouble isolation, log analysis, TCP dump, WiresharkExperience with large enterprise firewall implementations (Palo Alto Networks experience preferred)Experience with Enterprise change control processesAbility to obtain and keep required (government and other) security clearances Assets:Experience with proxy servers (Blue Coat and/or Cisco Ironport preferred)Experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP) systemsExperience using a SIEM for troubleshooting (ArcSight preferred)Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SMDiversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.