Sr Security Analyst - Remote

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Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) The Enterprise CTO organization, a division of Optum Technology, is responsible for defining the enterprise technology strategy in alignment with the UHG vision, mission, and strategy. This team offers an opportunity to work on an innovative team that will advance the technology transformation across the UHG enterprise to improve healthcare. The Enterprise CTO is uniquely positioned to help solve challenging problems that face our healthcare system today. By serving the whole of UHG, the ECTO is uniquely positioned to leverage technology to serve complex problems challenging many of our consumers and internal lines of business. Join the Optum's HealthSafe ID team as a Senior Security Analyst. The team works on building a state-of-the-art identity and authentication technology to service numerous populations, portals, and applications across the UnitedHealth Group and beyond. We enable users to securely access their healthcare needs. Working with a diverse team, you will tackle challenging security problems, impact millions of people and transform healthcare. You'll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities: Conduct security risk assessments, define efficient security controls and mitigation strategies Partner with engineering and product on defining technical solutions with security-first mindset Design and develop security monitoring, reporting and alerting Respond to security incidents and drive their remediation across organization by means of log and event collection and analysis, forensic investigation, communication support, and evidence handling Coordinate penetration testing and commensurate remediation of discovered weaknesses Serve as a communication proxy between the team and enterprise-wise security community You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. Required Qualifications: 3+ years of experience with risk assessment and incident response 3+ years of experience with cloud-hosted Web and mobile applications 2+ years of experience with hands-on ethical hacking and penetration testing 2+ years of experience with computer networks Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree Industry-accredited security certification, such as CISSP, SSCP, CEH, GPEN, OSWE etc. Experience with authorization frameworks like OAuth 2.0, SAML or OpenID Connect Experience with regulated environments, such as HIPAA Knowledge of Web security, authentication, and applied cryptography To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, or New York City Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $82,100 to $146,900. The salary range for Connecticut/Nevada/New York City residents is $90,500 to $161,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives. All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.