Security Engineer - Incident Response

1 month ago
Requisition ID
Technical Support



Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


The primary purpose of this role is to be reponsible for implementing advanced security technology, including SIEM tools, network packet monitoring systems, intrusion detection systems, and database activity monitoring systems in complex environments. 


  • Accountable for the implementation of complex security systems including the integration of those systems into myriad operational products, hosting environments.
  • Will participate in the development of security policies and procedures, run books, and all training materials for junior security engineers and security analyst.
  • Conducts training for security analysts.
  • Also accountable for correctly identifying security vulnerabilities with 100% accuracy, then designing and executing on remediation plans involving the acquisition, design, test, integration, and implementation of advanced security tools.
  • Respond to alerts by performing configuration changes to security systems in response to security attacks and alerts.
  • Responsible for operations of threat detection and prevention tools, adjusting configurations to respond to a changing threat environment.





  • 3 to 5 years


Required Skills


Incident Response


Anti-Virus administration and troubleshooting (Symantec, Webroot, FireAMP)

Good verbal/written communication




Vulnerability Management (Qualys, Nessus, Nexpose)

Next-Generation Firewalls (Sonicwall, Cisco)

Intrusion Prevention (Sonicwall, Cisco, Snort)

Scripting (Powershell, Python)

Familiarity with HIPAA and Healthcare IT


One or more Security certifications, such as:






Working Arrangements:

  • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards


At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a competitive total rewards package, including holidays, vacation, and medical, disability and life insurance.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. No job applicant or employee shall receive less favorable treatment or be disadvantaged because of their gender, marital or family status, color, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age; nor be subject to less favorable treatment or be disadvantaged on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


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