SR Systems Engineer - Information Security

at Christiana Care Health System in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Are you ready to take the next step in your technical career while working in a role that directly impacts the lives of patients, staff & our community? We have an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Systems Engineer in our Information Security department. In this role, you will be responsible for the day to day management and operation of the Christiana Care Information Security platform.



Implement security engineering best practices for Christiana Care's infrastructure and systems. Execute initiatives through the standard methodology from project approval to deployment. Execute new projects through project initiation, architecture, requirements analysis, design, project management and systems integration phases. Provide guidance and technical leadership on security engineering and design to information technology teams by referencing and enforcing standard methodologies and approaches commensurate with the security posture of Christina Care.


Collaborate with business partners, key stakeholders, and internal departments to evaluate the current and future Christiana Care information security and related technology capabilities and platforms. Provide technical guidance for the detection of incidents such as malware, virus, worms, phishing, social engineering, identity theft, DDoS, unauthorized access and advanced persistent threats. Provides technical guidance for remediation strategies to address information security based vulnerabilities throughout the enterprise. Generates advanced security and compliance based automation ideas which increase system performance and system availability and which allow the company to be more efficient and effective, creating value. Identifies and implements advanced ideas, techniques, interfaces, software and processes in order to continually create additional opportunities of the automation of Information Security systems operations and resources.


Identifies and pursues opportunities for continuing professional development to increase understanding of assigned areas, Information Security, computer technology and other relative areas. Installs and maintains advanced systems used for the automated management of Security systems operations, resources and processes. Investigates and studies new and developing technologies in order to determine their potential value and applicability within the Security infrastructure. Is self-motivated to learn and apply the internal workings of Security systems and how they can efficiently manage system resources, operations and process across multiple platforms. Maintains good communications at all times while also providing technical assistance, support, training and guidelines for staff in the efficient and effective use of resources. Leads Information Security staff to identify, coordinate and implement all types of Information Security based initiatives.


Provides in-depth level troubleshooting and advanced problem determination.

Uses both breadth and depth of technical knowledge to assist staff with the identification and resolution of difficult and complex technical problems.

Assists management in conducting special studies intended to improve the level of security of information within Christiana Care.



A Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent work experience is required. Graduate work in Computer Science or Business Administration is desirable. An equivalent combination of education, certifications and experience may be substituted


Six (6) years' experience in information systems, with at least four (4) years of applicable information security expertise. Health care experience preferred.


Special Certification (one or more of the following): Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP(ISC2)), Certified Protection Professional (CPP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), SANS-GIAC certifications, System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), Certified Network Security Professional (CNSP).


Should be functioning without close supervision immediately.





EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we... For full info follow application link.


Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 859854

Posted On: Oct 18, 2021

Updated On: Nov 01, 2021