1+ months

Cyber Security Engineer II

Northridge, CA 91325
Cyber Security Engineer II


Northridge, California, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Dec 10, 2019

**Careers that Change Lives**

Security needs to be baked in to a system architecture, you know how to do it. What if you could use your Cyber and analytical skills to create, deploy and monitor security for medical devices worn by the patients? Were looking for an engineer who can and wants to be on the frontlines of this emerging specialty.

Be part of a team responsible for solutions for Medtronics medical devices. Identify and implement ways to harden systems and reduce their attack surface.

Interact with external and internal cybersecurity researchers to identify and remediate vulnerabilities within products and systems.

Work directly with RD teams to ensure all relevant security risks are identified, evaluated, and appropriate and well-balanced solutions are implemented.

Develop project security management for regulatory bodies to comply with standards/guidance documents.

Lead the work to communicate cybersecurity technology to customers, regulatory bodies, and other stakeholders.

**A Day in the Life**

Participate in product and device cybersecurity activities ranging from incident response to vulnerability assessments to mitigation implementation.

Develop and perform product-level intrusion detection activities.

Maintain a high level of technical knowledge on security.

Champion consistent implementation of the Security Development Lifecycle across projects

Guide product risk assessments with product RD teams to develop and recommend specific security controls for product/system wide security needs.

Participate in the creation and testing of product security-related requirements and processes.

Evaluate and test security risks across the entire development lifecycle, including market-released product.

Manage security-related deliverables for regulatory bodies, ensuring compliance with key standards / guidance documents.

Contribute to Medtronics understanding of current industry best practices and how they can be applied to the Diabetes Products.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned:

Designs, develops, tests, debugs and implements systems, components, software tools and utilities.

Determines product and software design requirements for security.

Ensures that security controls and improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency.

Generates security engineering policies, standards and procedures.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

Bachelors degree in engineering or sciences.

2+ years of related experience with BS Degree in engineering or sciences

0+ years of related experience with MS Degree in engineering or sciences

**Nice to Have**

Academic or internship exposure to core cybersecurity areas

Programming skills in one or more of the following: C, C++, Python, Java, .NET, Python, Go, Ruby, Scala and/or Bash.

OS systems-level experience within one or more of the following: Linux, Windows, Android, iOS, ThreadX

Academic or internship exposure to two or more of the following areas:

oMedical devices and systems

oIoT (embedded) devices and systems

oCloud systems architecture and security

oEnterprise and local network infrastructure security

oLarge-scale application architecture and security

oMobile device application architecture and security

oRisk assessments and cybersecurity regulatory requirements


Security incident management experience

PKI Key management

Token based authentication systems

Medical device technology

Understanding of information security practices, risk management processes, cybersecurity principles, and incident response methodologies

Ability to develop and grow productive, trusting, and open relationships with a wide variety of constituencies

Leadership and collaboration skills with ability to communicate complexity in a clear manner with internal and external stakeholders

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2019-12-05 Expires: 2020-02-09

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