Information Security Engineer
Medpace is a full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO). We provide Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its scientific and disciplined approach. We leverage local regulatory and therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, employing approximately 3,500 people across almost 40 countries.
Our corporate activities are growing rapidly, and we are currently seeking a full-time, office-based Information Security Analyst to join our Information Technology team.
Interpret, monitor, and assess the information provided by our SIEM to respond to incidents as appropriate;
Perform internal and external vulnerability scanning and phishing tests to verify proper security protocols are being followed;
Maintain informational assets database and coordinate the review process to assure the appropriate permission levels to those assets;
Review current state of information security and performs regular audits of access permissions;
Ensure authorized access by investigating improper access, revoking access, and reporting violations;
Develop policies and procedures to strengthen the organizations information security posture;
Participate in the disaster recovery team by ensuring data security in offsite locations;
Develop security awareness globally by providing orientation, educational programs, and on-going communication; and
Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations.
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems;
At least two years of network and/or system administration experience outside of Information Security focus;
Experience with Microsoft Active Directory in a Windows environment;
Experience configuring and tuning a SIEM system such as LogRhythm;
Experience with network security appliances from Cisco and CheckPoint;
Experience with vulnerability assessment tools such as Nessus and Tenable.io; and
Previous employment or experience in a highly regulated industry such as healthcare or financial is a plus!
When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground-breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.
Medpace historically named a Top Cincinnati Workplace by the Cincinnati Enquirer
Recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Mid-size Companies in 2021
Medpace ranks amongst top CROs for site ratings across all 10 important attributes including CRA training, preparation & organization, accessibility of staff, open communication, and ensuring timely drug availability
Continually recognized with CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine based on expertise, quality, capabilities, reliability, and compatibility
What to Expect Next:
A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and, if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.
*WARNING:Please beware of phishing scams that offer opportunities with Medpace in exchange for sending money. These scammers pose as legitimate employees from actual companies. Please be advised that a Medpace employee will never ask you for a credit card, send you a check, or ask you for any type of payment as part of consideration for a role with our company. All of our careers require that you first complete an online application and go through some sort of interview process.
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