ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: INFORMATION SERVICES Job Title: TH ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR
Professional  Rank: MP-04 Descriptive Title: INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICER
Salary Range: $59,455.00-$124,389.10 Line Number: Line# 23840
Additional Position Information: Hours of Work: 9:00am to 5:00PM; Days of Week: Monday - Friday; Hours per Week: 37.5. This position has been reposted/revised.
Brief Description of Duties:
Under the general direction of the Associate CIO, the information security officer is responsible for the development and delivery of comprehensive information security and privacy program for the Downstate Medical Center (DMC). Coordinate the development of DMC information security polices, standards and procedures. Work with key IT managers, data custodians and governance groups in the development of such policies. Ensure that DMC policies support compliance with external regulatory requirements. Manage the dissemination of policies, standards and procedures to the DMC community. Work with the campus-designated PERPA, Records Access and HIPAA-privacy Officers on compliance issues as necessary. Prepare and submit required reports to external agencies. Develop and implement an ongoing risk assessment program targeting information security and privacy matters; recommended methods for vulnerability detection and remediation, and conduct vulnerability testing. Including conduct and implementing required security measures to meet the ARRA meaningful use standard for the institution. Other duties/responsibilities include the following: • Train users and promote security awareness to ensure system security and to improve server and network efficiency. • Develop plans to safeguard computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure and to meet emergency data processing needs. • Confer with users to discuss issues such as computer data access needs, security violations, and programming changes. • Monitor current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems. • Modify computer security files to incorporate new software, correct errors, or change individual access status. • Coordinate implementation of computer system plan with establishment personnel and outside vendors. • Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources. • Determines security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits. • Upgrades system by implementing and maintaining security controls. • Enforce SUNY DMC security guidelines and partake in implementation of business continuity and disaster recovery environment of all IT systems/applications. • Prepare monthly management reports recapping and trending various categories of security issues and highlighting remediation activities. Produce quarterly and year-to-date reports identifying threats and risks. Remediate strategies and make operational recommendations to reduce security breach.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or related field and a minimum of 3 -5 years security engineering experience, preferably in a healthcare environment. Incumbent must have solid knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and Desktop management using SCCM, System Administration, Scripting, Network Security, problem solving and Information Security Policies. Demonstrate ability to work with diverse groups of people is required. PREFERRED: Excellent project management, written and oral communication skills desired.
Posting ID: 10306 Ref #: M/C-23840-15
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter (must include Job Title and Line # ) to: The Employment Office   M.S.C.1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203   (email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER