Engineer III - Security

Date: May 7, 2022

Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA, US

Company: Inland Empire Health Plans

Job Requisition ID: 7090 


Position Summary/Position


A seasoned professional and leader in the information security team. Provides leadership and technical guidance for information security department functions. Performs functions to ensure information security risk is identified and addressed.

Major Functions (Duties and Responsibilities)


1. Lead the planning, development and maintaining of information security operations functions. 
2. Technical subject matter expert for security risk assessments and audits 
3. Leads and performs security investigations. 
4. Leads the coordination of Information Security Incident Response function(s).
5. Work with outside vendors to perform security testing and compliance auditing on IEHP information systems.
6. Conducts research on security hardware \ software solutions and vendors then proposes recommendations to the Information Security Team. 
7. Propose solutions to reduce risks and overcome information security challenges.
8. Promote a culture of security awareness throughout the organization.
9. Attend conferences and training as required to increase and maintain proficiency.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Leading: Guides Others

Experience Qualifications


Six (6) years of experience in IT and Networking technologies, HIPAA Security, Leadership abilities, Cyber Security technologies, documentation.

Education Qualifications


High School Diploma or GED required.

Professional Certification


IT administration or security related certification(s) preferred.

Drivers License Required


Knowledge Requirement


Must have strong working knowledge and understanding of the following: Information Security, TCP\IP, Firewalls, Microsoft Systems Administration, Vulnerability scanning, VPN, Endpoint protection technologies, IT Risk Assessments, Auditing, Incident Response, Computer Forensics, Incident response, Encryption, Physical Security, HIPAA Security Rule, NIST SP 800 Series Standards, NIST Cyber Security Framework, CIS Critical Security Controls, ITIL.

Skills Requirement


Intermediate level of proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, Microsoft Operating System configuration, technical device configuration, Event log reading.

Abilities Requirement


Create reports and documentation. Communicate effectively with technical and non-technical team members. Focus on customer needs. Build strong work relationships inside and outside the department.

Commitment to Team Culture


The IEHP Team environment requires a Team Member to participate in the IEHP Team Culture. A Team Member demonstrates support of the Culture by developing professional and effective working relationships that include elements of respect and cooperation with Team Members, Members and associates outside of our organization.

Working Conditions


Hybrid: Work from home Monday and Friday/ On site schedule Tuesday - Thursday

Work Model Location


Physical Requirements

Keyboarding: Traditional - FREQUENTLY
Keyboarding: 10-Key - FREQUENTLY
Keyboarding: Touch-Screen - FREQUENTLY
Communicate: Information/ideas verbally - FREQUENTLY
Near Visual Acuity - FREQUENTLY
Hearing: One-on-One - FREQUENTLY
Regular contacts: co-workers, supervisor - FREQUENTLY
Understand and follow direction - FREQUENTLY
Regular and reliable attendance - FREQUENTLY


Starting Salary: $91,000.00  - $116,022.40  

Pay rate will commensurate with experience


Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) is the largest not-for-profit Medi-Cal and Medicare health plan in the Inland Empire. We are also one of the largest employers in the region. With a provider network of more than 6,000 and a team of more than 2,000 employees, IEHP provides quality, accessible healthcare services to more than 1.2 million members. And our mission and core values help guide us in the development of innovative programs and the creation of an award winning workplace. As the healthcare landscape is transformed, we’re ready to make a difference today and in the years to come. Join our Team and Make a Difference with us! IEHP offers a Competitive salary and a benefit package with a value estimated at 35% of the annual salary, including medical, dental, vision, team bonus, and retirement plan.


Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles