Chief Information Security Officer, CISO

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)


The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) has overall responsibility for a comprehensive information technology security program across the enterprise and is a key member of the SVP/CIO’s leadership team.  The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is responsible for developing and recommending a security vision and long-term information security strategies including network security, computer and device security, application and data security. The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) will be the leader to provide responses to IT security incidents, and serves as primary IT contact point for security matters that require coordination within the central IT organization as well as the enterprise. 


The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) will oversee the coordination of IT security matters in collaboration with Carilion Clinic’s legal counsel, internal audit, compliance/risk management and other departments as appropriate,  and  will be proactively involved with IT risk assessments, regulations, standards, IT security policy and research, evaluating and overseeing implementation of procedural and technical IT security measures for Carilion’s network, applications, computing systems and environments as well as mobile and clinical engineering assets.  



Become part of the outstanding team at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare organization that includes a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. We are based in Roanoke Virginia, and we offer compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach programs.  Join and guide a team of caring individuals who embrace and reflect our values—commUNITY, courage, commitment, compassion, and curiosity—in all that we do, and realize the advantages of professional stability, strong technological resources, and true advancement potential. You’ve distinguished yourself through your professional career endeavors. Here’s your opportunity to advance an enterprise health system’s information security with your expertise.


Contact Rob Way, Executive Recruiter at 540-983-4070, for more information about this post. Referrals are welcome.


Visit our website to learn more about Carilion Clinic , and to learn more about our partnership with Virginia Tech with The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute (VTCRI)

Minimum Qualifications

Position Qualifications:

The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) should have 10 years of dedicated IT security related experience, Master’s Degree preferred or equivalent 10 years of experience in technical/clinical/financial leadership, consulting or system vendor experience. 


CISSP or CISSM certification is required, and CompTIA Security+, CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker, GSEC SANS GIAC certifications are preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications:  Expert technical understanding of IT security protocols, technologies and issues

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 14768 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Technology Services Group 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Business Hours
Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4070 
Recruiter Email: 


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


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Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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