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Audit Security Analyst

Primary Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford
We are looking for a talented and experienced Security Analyst to join our Third Party Assessment Program focused ensuring the security and integrity of CVS Health third parties with access to our data.

The Security Analyst is responsible for ensuring CVS data remains secure and all risks, vulnerabilities and defects are managed, tracked and remediated according to policy and/or best practices. The Security Analyst selected for this role must have experience with risk management concepts and processes and a background in external or internal audit. The Security Analyst will execute the third party assessment program and serve as a contact to participants across the enterprise that put third parties through the program.

The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring that the proper due diligence is performed over our third parties with access to CVS data or our environment.

The Security Analyst will be responsible for but not limited to:
  • Develop reports and evaluate the results of the vendor assessment
  • Identify and document control gaps
  • Review and interrupt results of vulnerability assessments and penetration testing
  • Communicate with auditors and regulators during compliance and regulatory reviews
  • Participate in information security audits ensuring technical compliance with security related regulatory requirements (PCI, SOX, PII, PHI, etc)
  • Collaboratively work with peers to ensure operational excellence
  • Contribute to or help lead current state risk assessments, continual risk assessments, risk metrics and visualization and integrated operational risk management
  • Identify and prioritize risk based on impact and likelihood
  • Work directly with key business leaders to facilitate information risk analysis and risk management processes, identify acceptable levels of risk, and establish roles and responsibilities with regards to information risk management
  • Assist in Policy/Standard development and security awareness and training
  • Ensure security programs are in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and policies to minimize risk and audit findings

Fundamental Components:
*Required Qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience in an IT Security/IT Risk environment with a large regulated organization
  • Knowledge of risk assessment methodologies, IT/IS Policies and Standards, IT risk standards and industry best practices (ISO 27000, HITRUST, CoBIT, Managing Vendor Assessments).
  • Experience or understanding of managing vendor assessments
  • Experience with development and administration of risk assessments and reviews
  • Experience with audit processes and disciplines
  • Experience with more than one major IT discipline (distributed computing, networks, application design and development, IT security and business recovery)
  • Knowledge of risk assessment methodologies, IT policies and standards
  • Strong client relationship management experience and skills
  • Familiarity with relevant regional regulatory requirements
  • Strong interpersonal and oral/written communication skills, able to build relationships at all levels
  • Knowledge of IT risk standards and industry best practice approaches such as ISO 17799, HITRUST, and CoBit
  • Knowledge of web application security testing and vulnerability testing tools.
  • Knowledge of network-level penetration testing
  • Knowledge of source code reviews using automated tools such as Veracode and/or manual analysis

Information Management - Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Information Management - Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - - sponsored by International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position.

Candidate Privacy Information:
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