Director Information Security – SASE (ETIPS) – Remote




Franklin, Tennessee


The Enterprise Identity and Access Management team is seeking a senior technical engineer to support the strategic roll out, engineering, build, automation, and steady state operational support of Edge Protection Internet Controlslogic Engineering functions for United Health Group in order to ensure secure credentials of people logging into our systems appropriately.

The EPIC Engineering team is responsible for monitoring, troubleshooting, and maintaining security tools that are responsible for protecting/analyzing internet and email traffic being transmitted in and out of the UHG/Optum.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely * from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibility will be leading a team through the Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) integration specific to moving Proxy traffic to the Secure Web Gateway (SWG) Lead large scale programs to integrate the Edge Protection Internet Controls systems across the enterprise components: desktop, distributed, VMs, etc.
  • Design automation utilities that are in alignment with enterprise security and best practices
  • Engage with senior business leaders across the enterprise to define service levels and systems capacity requirements for critical business applications in order to optimize capabilities for both customers and operational support team
  • Drive segment and UHG wide project activities for Edge Protection Internet Controls such as the building out the certificate life cycle management, key management, and PKI capabilities across cloud service providers
  • Identify areas of business risk and process improvements relative to Edge Protection Internet Controls and drive a scaled solution
  • Proactively communicate high-priority incident escalations, incident/change summaries, and focused service reviews that could impact delays in deployment iterations on an enterprise scale
  • Demonstrate understanding of the internal organizational structure, and how work gets done within business and IT organizations
  • Identify and engage the appropriate IT stakeholders from all applicable areas

Please see complete job description online.


Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of professional IT experience
  • 3+ years of hands-on technical operations experience on encryption and PKI technologies
  • 3+ years of experience in a technical leadership role for large IT integration projects or programs
  • Experience with Secure Access Service Edge (SASE)
  • Experience technically leading distributed teams
  • Proven ability to tune and troubleshoot complex distributed systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Devops experience in continuous delivery, continuous integration, and technologies such as Chef, Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes
  • Experience with Agile
  • Experience delivering presentations to senior level executives
  • Understanding of change management best business practices
  • Operating system expertise either in Windows or UNIX
  • Access management and security background


How to Apply:

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