Coalfire Systems Senior Security Consultant, Healthcare in San Bruno, California

Senior Security Consultant, Healthcare

Assessment & Advisory Services
San Bruno, CA



Senior Security Consultant, Healthcare

About Coalfire

As a trusted advisor and leader in cyber security, Coalfire has more than 15 years in IT security services. We empower organizations to reduce risk and simplify compliance, while minimizing business disruptions. Our professionals are renowned for their technical expertise and unbiased assessments and advice. We recommend solutions to meet each client’s specific challenges and build long-term strategies that can help them identify, prevent, respond, and recover from security breaches and data theft. We’re on the cutting edge of one of the world’s most important industries, and we protect our clients from ever-evolving security threats through our innovative advisory, auditing, and ethical hacking solutions. We’re growing rapidly and are currently seeking a Senior Security Consultant for our Healthcare Practice in San Bruno, San Jose, Denver, Atlanta, NYC, Dallas or Seattle.

What you’ll do:

The Senior Security Consultant will perform IT Security Assessments at our Healthcare clients to ensure the safety and security of client IT assets by uncovering potential security vulnerabilities. You’ll work collaboratively with a team of assessors as a HIPAA or HITRUST compliance specialist and assist with the planning, scoping, and execution of client engagements.

What you’ll bring:

  • 5+ Years of IT security and compliance assessment experience.

  • Subject matter expertise in the healthcare industry, including proven experience working with the HIPAA Security and Privacy Rules, as well as the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF).

  • A solid understanding of IT security technologies including network and application security, firewalls, access management, and data protection.

  • Experience and knowledge of Healthcare operations and business processes.

  • Experience assessing IT security vulnerabilities and IT Security audit procedures.

  • Working knowledge of IT security frameworks and regulations such as NIST, ISO, CSF, HIPAA, HITECH, and Breach Notification.

  • Experience and success in delivering client engagements on-time and within budget.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Security Certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, CCSFP, HCISPP, or CIPP.

Bonus Points:

  • Experience assessing security vulnerabilities using other frameworks such as PCI-DSS, FedRAMP, ISO, SOC, etc.

  • A professional commitment to IT security demonstrated by participation at conferences, blogs, white papers, speaking engagements and other evangelical activities related to IT security.

  • A desire to grow professionally by joining, and contributing to, a group of skilled consulting professionals that focus on exceeding customer expectations.

Why Coalfire?

Our people make Coalfire great. We work together on interesting things and achieve exceptional results. We act as trusted advisors to our customers and are committed to client-focused innovation as well as innovation in the industries that we serve. Coalfire offers our people the chance to grow professionally with colleagues they like and respect while tackling challenges that stretch their minds and expand their skill sets. We’re connected by our desire to innovate and our goal of helping to make the world a more secure place.

Coalfire’s high energy, challenging, and fast-paced work environment will keep you engaged and motivated. Work-life balance is a core priority at Coalfire – we work hard and we play hard, and the two often overlap. We host family-friendly events and happy hours along with professional meetups and informal networking sessions, and we’re active in our communities. Plus, we offer great benefits, including:

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution;

  • Paid time off and accrued sick days;

  • A generous 401(k) plan;

  • A kitchen stocked with snacks, coffee, and tasty beverages.

Coalfire is an EEO employer.