IT Security Engineer

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so.  Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader. The Network Security Engineer researches, designs, and maintains information security technologies to facilitate and improve the enterprise security program and secure Carilion's systems and data.  This person works with their team to manage enterprise security projects and incident response requiring the participation of multiple specialized IT teams.


The IT Security Engineer supports Carillion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities and researches, designs, and maintains information security technologies to facilitate and improve the enterprise security program and secure Carilion's systems and data. The Network Security Engineer proactively monitors security technologies for unusual or suspicious activities, identifies zero-day vulnerabilities, abnormal behavioral patterns, security trends, and sophisticated cyber-attack techniques to enhance the security program and safeguard the environment. The Network Security Engineer will proactively monitor the threat landscape and current controls to evaluate the effectiveness of the security tools, and manage enterprise security projects and incident response requiring the participation of multiple specialized IT teams.

In addition, the IT Security Engineer frequently interacts with other IT staff on security-related incidents and projects, and coordinates implementation and tuning of security-related technologies, and researches, and educates peers on new technologies. The IT Security Engineer will also Coordinate and perform daily incident response pertaining to security-related issues and events, and performs packet captures and log analysis.

The work environment includes Carilion's data centers and office settings, rotating shifts, including after hours on-call and working weekends or irregular long hours as well as occasional overnight travel.


Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience.

Experience:  Minimum three years of experience in security administration experience in a large, complex environment.
Experience in monitoring and supporting IDS/IPS, Firewall, SIEM, DLP, and log aggregation hardware/software required.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration:  Valid Virginia drivers' license and dependable transportation.
Cisco CCNA Security
Additionally, any of the following are also preferred, but not required:
Certified Ethical Hacker
Checkpoint CCSA

Other Minimum Qualifications: Good organizational skills, analytical, dependable, detail oriented, interpersonal skills, and understanding of the English language (both written and oral).  Must have thorough understanding of the 7-layer OSI model.  Must have understanding and experience with Enterprise class security products such as web proxy, reverse proxy, load balancing, IDS/IPS, DLP, Firewall, IPsec/SSL VPN, WAN/LAN, DDOS prevention, wireless and remote connectivity.  Must have understanding and experience with Infrastructure security, including windows, Unix/Linux, desktop/laptop, and mobile security, hands-on experience in packet capturing and analyzing logs, as well as knowledge of cryptography and PKI.  Must have thorough understanding of compliance frameworks and requirements such as PCI, HIPAA, HITECH, SOX, etc.  Must have operational knowledge of threat landscape, security threat and vulnerability management, and security monitoring and analytics.   Must have excellent problem solving skills, and be customer service oriented.

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: 23592 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Technology Services Group 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm, other hours as needed
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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