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Senior Security Engineer, ITAM

Illinois

GoHealth Intro: GoHealth is a leading health insurance marketplace and Medicare-focused digital health company. Through the efficient, multi-tiered guidance of our highly specialized licensed insurance agents, GoHealth meets Medicare consumers where they are in their enrollment journeys and empowers them to choose the plan and carrier best suited for their healthcare needs. Our extensive industry expertise, including the use of data science and machine learning with key investments in proprietary technology, helps consumers cut through the confusion and enroll confidently.

Why Apply: As an industry leader in the Medicare marketplace, we are compelled to not only embrace change but to actively be the change to adapt to our consumers complex needs. We believe in hiring risk-takers, innovators, and collaborators within our industry to create individualized, simplified healthcare solutions for our beneficiaries.

Our #TeamGoHealth employees are at the core of our collective success; that's why we are committed to discovering the best in-class talent and ensuring that each team member receives the development tools and support they need to flourish in their professional endeavors.

We also understand that you may not check every box in our requirements list -- most applicants don’t! In fact, frequently cited statistics show that women and underrepresented groups apply to jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. GoHealth encourages you to break that statistic and to apply today!

About the role:  

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Security Engineer to join our growing security team. In this critical role, you will be responsible for overseeing and optimizing our ITAM, Vulnerability Management, and Patching processes. You will leverage your expertise to identify and manage all IT assets, proactively identify and prioritize vulnerabilities, and implement a comprehensive patching strategy to minimize our cyber risk. 

What you’ll do: 

  • Lead the development and implementation of a robust ITAM program to track all hardware, software, and cloud assets across the organization. 
  • Develop and maintain a vulnerability management program that identifies, prioritizes, and remediates vulnerabilities in a timely manner. 
  • Oversee the patching process for all systems, ensuring timely deployment of security patches to minimize risks. 
  • Analyze vulnerability scan results to identify critical vulnerabilities and recommend appropriate remediation actions. 
  • Work with IT operations teams to ensure successful patching of all systems. 
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest IT security threats and vulnerabilities. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation for ITAM, vulnerability management, and patching processes. 
  • Participate in security assessments and audits. 
  • Contribute to the overall security posture of the organization. 
  • Experience working in Enterprise AWS environment (certification preferred)  
  • Experience with Python/coding 

What we’re looking for: 

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field.  
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in security engineering with a focus on ITAM, vulnerability 
  • CISSP or CISM (Preferred)  
  • Proven experience in developing and implementing ITAM programs. 
  • Strong understanding of vulnerability management methodologies and tools. 
  • Experience with patching tools and processes. 
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills. 
  • Excellent time management skills. 

Benefits/Perks: 

  • Open vacation policy because work life balance is important 
  • 401k program with company match 
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program 
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits 
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Professional growth opportunities
  • Generous employee referral bonuses
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Work from Home Stipend
  • GoHealth is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Location: Hybrid 

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