Information Security Engineer

Medpace Cincinnati , OH 45201

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Medpace is a scientifically-driven, global, full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO) providing Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Medpace's mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its high-science and disciplined operating approach. We leverage local regulatory and deep therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Medpace employs approximately 2,700 people across 36 countries.

Job Summary

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Qualifications

  • 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!

Why Medpace?

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.

Awards

  • Medpace Named a Top Cincinnati Workplace for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 by the Cincinnati Enquirer

  • Winner of the ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Award in 2018

  • Recognized with six CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine

  • Eagle Award winner - which recognizes outstanding leadership, professionalism, integrity, and dedication to advancing the clinical research profession through strong site partnerships

What to Expect Next

We look forward to receiving your application. A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.

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  • 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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