Security Analyst

Who we are

Healthcare organizations are challenged to deliver higher quality care at a lower cost. Our award-winning team provides health IT staffing, advisory consulting, and managed services that result in a stronger business with better patient outcomes. Ranked as a best place to work by nine publications, Nordic’s culture provides our home office and consultants a supportive environment in healthcare that allows you to make a difference, be happy, and grow your career.

Your role

A Nordic security analyst will need to think, act, adapt with urgency to analyze, triage, and coordinate responses to potential security incidents. You'll also need to act like an owner to monitor, tune, and optimize SIEM tools.  If this sounds like you, here’s what you’ll need:

  • One year of IT security experience
  • 2-3 years of experience in cloud systems, Azure preferred
  • Experience with auditing, vulnerability scans, and risk assessments

If you know someone else who would be a great fit for this position, let us know.


Full Job Description

Security Analyst

The security analyst provides security for Nordic’s information technology systems. This position will work closely with the information technology (IT) team and key business stakeholders across all departments regarding auditing and incident management. Must have proven ability with vulnerability scans and risk assessment.

Key Responsibilities

The security analyst's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring, tuning, and optimizing security incident and event management (SIEM) tools
  • Following the security incident response plan to analyze, triage, and coordinate response to potential security incidents
  • Assisting with strategy and technology road map for our cybersecurity program
  • Participating in documenting secure architecture and design strategies and road maps for Nordic’s systems
  • Ensuring cybersecurity risks and vulnerabilities are logged, analyzed, and vetted
  • Sharing best practices and lessons learned and continuously updating the technical cybersecurity architecture based on changing technologies in collaboration with other domain architects
  • Recommending and participating in the design and implementation of standards, tools, and methodologies
  • Reviewing and working on the team incident backlog
  • Staying current with industry trends by identifying and researching new technologies
  • Working on projects that may be assigned on an ad hoc basis and may assist other corporate initiatives as necessary

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Security certifications in Network +, Security +, MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration, and AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies
  • 1 year of security experience
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience of cloud systems experience (Azure Preferred)
  • Experience with Microsoft Office 365 and Office 365 Security systems (Cloud App Security, Defender Security Center (ATP), Compliance, and Security Center)
  • Experience with auditing, vulnerability scans, and risk assessments
  • Strong quantitative and data analysis skills
  • Demonstrated ability to seek out, analyze, and solve problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to organize and prioritize effectively
  • Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment
  • Must demonstrate and embody Nordic’s maxims

Compensation and Additional Details

  • Position is located at our home office in Madison, WI
  • Occasional travel up to 5% of the time
  • Salary will be based on skills and experience
  • Benefits package offered
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