Mount Sinai Careers

Information Security Associate, Department of Psychiatry

New York, New York

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Information Security Associate assists in the evaluation, development, implementation, communication, monitoring and maintenance of information technology security policies and procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assists senior staff in the evaluation, development, implementation and operational aspects of security standards, procedures and guidelines for multiple platforms and diverse systems environments (e.g., firm-wide, distributed, client server systems, and e-applications).
  • Participates in the development of communications and related campaigns for information security awareness among all staff.
  • Assists in the review, development, testing and implementation of security plans, products and control techniques (e.g., password administration, intrusion detection software, data encryption, data backup and recovery).
  • Helps to coordinate the reporting data security incidents and may participate in investigations.
  • Provides technical support to clients, management and staff in risk assessments and implementation of appropriate data security procedures and products.
  • Performs access control and account administration of critical information resources including data access rules tables.
  • Acts as a liaison to the product groups and assists them in the implementation of security technologies and application security.
  • Performs access control and account administration of critical information resources.
  • Acts as a liaison to the product groups and assists them in the implementation of data privacy, information security technologies, and applications security.
  • Monitors existing and proposed security standard setting groups, State and Federal legislation and regulations.
  • Identifies and escalates changes that will affect information security policy, standards and procedures.
  • Performs related duties as assigned or requested.
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • One year of technical experience in security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications and network protocols, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • Requires excellent analytical ability, consultative and communication skills, strong judgment and the ability to work effectively with client, IT management and staff, vendors and consultants
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.


We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.


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Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 


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