Senior SOC Analyst

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At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


The Sr. Information Security Analyst functions as an information security subject matter expert supporting

all aspects of WellStar with their knowledge and skills. The individual is experienced in many areas of the

information security domains, and is able to conduct risk assessments, develop appropriate risk

responses, and monitor the environment for change. The individual needs to have the capability to

participate in several projects and tactical initiatives related to enterprise security, manage critical

relationships with key stakeholders and vendors, drive process improvements for the information security

program, and review risks assessments for potential security exposures. The Senior Analyst is also

expected to mentor others interested in information security.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes cyber security events and risks identified by key systems and threat intelligence sources.

  • Produces Tier II and Tier III analysis and reporting of cyber security events to inform the current threat and risk posture.

  • Develop best-practice approaches to security incident remediation.

  • Documents & communicates analysis of findings to the SOC Manager.

  • Tracks and drives identified cyber security risks through remediation & recovery.

  • Utilizes SIEM and forensic tools.

  • Participates in table-top exercise development and execution.

Preferred Skills:

  • Effective verbal and technical writing.

  • Foundational understanding of the following security concepts: security operations environment (SOC), cyber security incident management, network, host and application security, intrusion detection and/or other security events and analysis.

  • Basic awareness of important factors concerning the healthcare industry.

  • Familiarity with Linux and Windows Security Events.

  • Ability to read/ analyze raw logs from various systems (Firewalls, applications, endpoints)

  • Comfortable working in CLI (Linux, windows)

  • Experience with cybersecurity incident response and threat hunting.

  • Experience investigating security events and incidents from the point of discovery to remediation.

  • Contribute to the creation of and the maintenance of relevant documentation (Playbooks)

  • Ability to act as the Incident Commander during an incident response.

  • Proficient in providing updates to executive leadership when necessary.


Required Minimum Education : Bachelor’s degree or four years additional experience

Required Minimum Experience : 5 or more years in information security, IT audit or a related field.

Required Minimum Certification : CISSP, CISM, CISA, HCISPP, CPHIMS, CAHIMS, CRISC, GIAC or any other

equivalent security certification

Required Minimum Skills :

• Analytical, verbal and written communication

• Strong attention to details and accuracy

• Excellent problem solving and decision making skills

• Project management concepts

• Ability to perform risk management and risk assessments

• Incident response planning and execution

• Ability to effectively work on multiple projects or tasks simultaneously

• Subject matter expertise in at least one of the following: Security awareness, threat assessments, identity

management/RBAC, endpoint security, and data loss prevention

• Strategic planning and the development of supporting policies and procedures

• Knowledge of the HIPAA Security Rule, PCI DSS, NIST or ISO 27000 ½

Desired Skills:

• Healthcare privacy or security related certification

• PMP certification

• Experience working in a healthcare setting

• Experience with HIPAA or the HiTrust framework

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentInformation Security

FacilityWellStar Shared Services

CategoryInformation Systems and Technology




24 May 2020
Location: United States Georgia Atlanta
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Healthcare and Medical
IT & Telecommunications
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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