Montefiore Medical Center

Montefiore Medical Center
Yonkers New York

The Information Security Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation and operation of the Information Security systems, applications and tools. He/she works with IT groups to ensure that security standards and requirements are met and to govern the access and acceptable use of the systems, network and applications. He/she oversees security administration and contributes to IT Security policies, procedures and standards. The Information Security Engineer provides outstanding client service and contributes to the organization’s mission of utilizing information technology to improve patient care. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.



  • Design, implement and support centralized authentication security systems
  • Design, implement and support security tools and services to enforce and maintain information confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Responsible for the development, testing, and deployment of complex IT security solutions to ensure proprietary/confidential data and systems are protected.
  • Work with Montefiore IT departments to ensure information and systems are secure
  • Advise operations and product groups on the design, implementation, and maintenance of security architecture for systems, applications and the network
  • Work with departments to ensure security applications are set appropriately to secure the systems and information
  • From a security perspective, oversee the design and implementation of systems and applications to ensure security standards are met
  • Monitor security systems and if a risk is identified, work with the responsible department to take necessary corrective action.
  • Provide Security engineering expertise in support of IT security policies and contribute to updating existing and creating new policies and procedures 
  • Comply with legislative requirements, executive order, national directives, and standards guidance
  • Assist with the development of methodologies to resolve any key management issues that arise from the use of public and/or private encryption techniques
  • Perform other related duties as required.




3 - 5 years of practical experience in the following:


  • Installing, configuring, and supporting IT security software
  • Encryption and authentication expertise
  • Expertise in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security
  • Expertise in IT security centralized user authentication, SSO, and Provisioning using AD and LDAP
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management Solutions
  • Programming/scripting skills (C# OR PowerShell OR WMI OR Perl, etc.)
  • Experience planning, deploying and administering a PKI infrastructure
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP
  • Strong experience with Active Directory (GPO, DHCP, DNS, etc.)
  • Strong experience hardening Windows Operating Systems
  • Experience enforcing Security Principles (CIA, AAA)
  • Experience managing Firewalls
  • Experience working with encryption (Bitlocker or PGP)
  • Knowledge of Authentication Protocols (EAP, CHAP, TACACS, Kerberos, etc.)
  • Experience in offensive security tactics



  • Experience in Incident Response
  • Experience with SIEM’s
  • Experience with RSA
  • Experience with EMM (mobile) solutions
  • CompTia Security+ or CompTia CSA+ ( a big plus – CISSP )

  • CompTia Network + ( a big plus – CCNA Cyber Ops )


    Bachelor’s degree OR Relevant Work Experience


Department: Montefiore Information Technology Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: Montefiore IT  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 4 Executive Blvd, Yonkers
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30am-5pm Req ID: 88173 


Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



Basic Qualifications