|Company||Stony Brook University/Medicine|
|Location||Stony Brook, NY (Long Island)|
|Preferred GIAC Certifications||GSTRT GSEC GCIH GCED|
The ACISO & HIPAA Security Officer reports to the University Chief Information Security Officer & Assistant Vice President (CISO/AVP) and is charged with providing strategic direction and setting priorities for Stony Brook Medicine’s cybersecurity efforts. The incumbent has the authority to cover, and act on behalf of the Assistant Vice President, as needed, and sits, at the highest level, as a member of the executive team. Incumbent works collaboratively with technical, non-technical and clinical colleagues to protect Stony Brook Medicine’s information assets and provide relevant services to the Stony Brook University community. The incumbent approaches information security in a holistic, risk-based manner, giving priority to efforts with the greatest impact across the University. The incumbent is responsible for leading the development, implementation, and maintenance of cybersecurity strategy for Stony Brook Medicine, and will also work closely with the CISO/AVP in support of the overarching Information Security Program.
Incumbent will serve as the lead for SBM Information Security Program initiatives and oversight, and take the lead in developing and implementing a risk management framework, with an emphasis on PHI (Protected Health Information) data security. Additionally, the incumbent directs information security team members.
The successful incumbent will have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, exercising strong organizational skills with an exceptional attention to detail. Essential for this role is the adeptness to work independently as well as part of a team with a collaborative approach to problem solving. It is also noted that having experience successfully building consensus among a large number of diverse colleagues, senior leadership and outside agencies to address and resolve issues is a major aspect to the success of this position as is having strategic and analytical thinking skills with an ability to solve problems and make effective decisions.