Health Management Systems, Inc. Information Security Analyst II in Irving, Texas

HMS makes the healthcare system work better for everyone. We fight fraud, waste, and abuse so people have access to healthcare—now and in the future. Using innovative technology and powerful data analytics, we help government and commercial payers reduce costs, increase quality, and achieve regulatory compliance. We also help consumers take a more active role in their own health. Each year, we save our clients billions of dollars while helping people live healthier lives. At HMS, you will develop new skills and build your career in a dynamic industry while making a difference in the lives of others.

We are seeking a talented individual for a Information Security Analyst II who is responsible for information security policy development and maintenance; design of security policy education, training, and awareness activities; supporting, and communicating Security related information and content company-wide.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Monitors and advises on information security issues related to the systems and workflow at HMS to ensure the internal security controls are appropriate and operating as intended.

  • Supports the development and publication of Information Security policies, procedures, standards, guidelines based on knowledge of best practices and compliance requirements.

  • Conducts company-wide assessment and security audits and manages remediation plans.

  • Collaborates with IT management, Legal, Safety and Security, and law enforcement agencies to manage security vulnerabilities.

  • Creates, manages and maintains user security awareness.

  • Conducts security research in keeping abreast of latest security issues.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Non-Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performs other functions as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Understanding of Security policy and applicable regulatory laws.

  • Knowledge of information security standards, rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality (e.g., HIPAA, etc.) and desktop, server, application, database, network security principles for risk identification and analysis.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal and consultative skills.

  • Strong PC skills (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).

Work Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Primarily sedentary work in a general office environment

  • Ability to communicate and exchange information

  • Ability to comprehend and interpret documents and data

  • Requires occasional standing, walking, lifting, and moving objects (up to 10 lbs.)

  • Requires manual dexterity to use computer, telephone and peripherals

  • May be required to work extended hours for special business needs

  • May be required to travel at least 20% of time based on business needs; at times on short notice

Certifications: (Required/Desired)

  • CISSP, CGEIT, or other related certifications desired

Minimum Education:

  • BS or higher in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field required

Minimum Related Work Experience:

  • 5 years experience in IT Governance, or related fields

  • 2 years of progressive experience in computing and information security, including experience with Internet technology and security

  • Experience in the Archer egrc Enterprise Solution or related Governance support software

  • Experience in security policy development, security education, application vulnerability assessments, risk analysis and compliance testing

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Title: Information Security Analyst II

Location: Texas-Irving

Requisition ID: 1800110T

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