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Cyber Security Analyst

Work Schedule/Days:  Day / Monday - Friday
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Location:  Support II 
Requisition #:  64681



Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is hiring a Cyber Security Analyst to join our permanent team.  The Cyber Security Analyst serves as second level technical response agent for redirected or escalated concerns for security technologies via the Solution Center. Ensures availability, confidentiality, and integrity of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's data assets wherever they reside. Monitors and supports procedures and technical controls as directed within the areas of vulnerability management, intrusion prevention and detection systems, logging correlations, operating systems, protocols, antivirus, and firewalls.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences, Information Technology, related field, or equivalent experience


No certifications required.


  • 1 year of experience in any combination of support and monitoring of security endpoints/servers, e.g., patch deployment/risk assessment/vulnerability scanners/security incident and event monitoring solutions/antivirus products, network security protocols and methodologies, information security and information technology controls, security penetration and vulnerability assessments, systems/network administration
  • Experience in National Institute of Standards and Technology and International Organization for Standardization frameworks


  • Knowledge of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, Joint Commission, and other information technology security governing bodies
  • Security+ or CISSP


  • Above-average communication skills and ability to document processes
  • Eagerness to learn new skills related to information security systems and processes with a willingness to think out of the box and develop creative solutions
  • Demonstrated knowledge of generally known information technology platforms, standards, and software development language(s)
  • Well-developed organizational, written communication, and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact positively and productively with teams across organizational lines, including administrative/executive staff and patient care systems users
  • Must be able to function in a dynamic environment subject to impromptu changes in schedules and priorities


  1. Acts as first level technical response for information security team and serves as escalation point or second level support for information security concerns.
  2. Ensures integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications via technical enforcement of organizational security policies and monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices or security scripts, tools, and services.
  3. Implements and integrates security tools and services.
  4. Supports information security policies and awareness program.
  5. Works independently or as lead on escalation to information security team of low to medium complexity.
  6. Takes responsibility for all escalations and ensures that proper communication is maintained with appropriate contacts.
  7. Increases knowledge of technology advancements continually.
  8. Performs detailed analysis of business needs and possible improvements of information security impacts or considerations and translates into actionable items.
  9. Provides system performance monitoring and troubleshooting.
  10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.


Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.


Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.


Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Climbing - Not Present
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Standing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Walking - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)


No potential for exposure to blood and body fluids


About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 20 neighborhood locations and a total of 673 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been recognized as a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, a Best Place for Working Mothers, and as a top employer for diversity and millennials.  We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values.  We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

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Address:  1575 Northeast Expressway, Bldg 2, Atlanta, GA  30329
Function:  Information Technology - Information Security

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Pediatric, Patient Care, Information Security, Network Administrator, Healthcare, Technology