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Novo Nordisk | Clayton, North Carolina
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Job Description

Requisition ID 48046BR
Title IT Security Area Specialist
Job Category IT
Job Description Position Purpose: Responsible for the security of all IT Infrastructure & IT Systems within Site Clayton.

* Serve as Site IT Security Responsible.
* Monitoring systems security & responding to security incidents
* Planning, Implementation, & Monitoring of Physical IT Security
* Establish, enforce, & maintain IT Security policies & procedures.
* Perform Security Vulnerability scans & assist System Managers with recommended remediation.
* Collaborate with System Managers on IT Security recommendations for new systems or updates to existing systems to ensure the right IT Security controls are in place.
* Perform security audits, risk assessments, & analysis
* Identify breaches of data security & remediation of security weaknesses
* Implement network security policies & procedures
* Ensure confidentiality of sensitive data
* Recommend & implement new security controls
* Manage small-scale IT security projects & support other business unit projects
* Provide ad-hoc production support & after-hours support to the site
* Serve as Site IT Security responsible during corporate & external agency audits.
* Perform potential vendor security audits for selection process
* Monitoring for & leading investigations & responses to security incidents.
* Collaborate with Global IT Security groups
* Follow all safety & environmental requirements in the performance of duties.
* Other accountabilities as assigned.

Education: BS degree in related field with minimum five yr. related experience or 10 years direct experience. Mandatory

Experience: Mandatory
* Experience with computer & network security, including firewall administration, network segmentation, encryption technologies & network protocols
* Experience with developing, enforcing, & maintaining data systems security policies & procedures
* Experience leading security efforts in environments with more than 300 servers & 2000 workstations
* Experience designing Physical Security controls for IT Assets
* Certification in an IT Security discipline (e.g. Certified Information Systems Security Professional CISSP, CompTIA Security+)
* General knowledge of Microsoft OS, Linux OS, & Cisco networking principles & concepts with a focus on IT Security

Technical/Process/Functional Knowledge:
* Strong technical background in IT systems & network security
* Regulatory & Industry Security Trends & developments
* Experience with Security Monitoring Tools & IT Security Controls
* Experience with SIEM system implementation & development of processes/procedures
* Experience with network monitoring & packet analysis tools
* System Patch Deployment Technologies
* Identity Management (Account Integration/Implementation Technologies)
* Performing security audits, risk assessments, & analysis
* Making recommendations for enhancing data system security
* Monitoring system security & responding to security incidents
* Leading testing of security system controls
* Ensuring proper security controls are in place for data integrity & confidentiality of sensitive data
* Perform project implementation tasks, including feedback & approval of IT Security assessments & IT Security Plans in accordance with established procedures
* Develop & maintain Security documentation in accordance with federal & corporate requirements
* Experience with Systematic Problem Solving (Ability to troubleshoot, resolve, & document IT infrastructure & Application incidents)
* Operate under FDA regulations & guidelines as they relate to computer-based information & automation systems
* Participate in Corporate IT Security guidance groups

Organization/Planning: Strategic IT Planning, IT Project Management, IT Systems Analysis (Requirement gathering, Cost/Benefit Proposal Generation), Software Life Cycle Methodologies, Software Quality Assurance, System Specification Development, Analytical Problem Solving (SPC, TQM), Critical FDA Computer System Requirements (21CFRPart 11), Computer System Management, Configuration Management & Control, Information System Security Principles.

Physical & Other Requirements:
* Ability to lift up to 50 lb.
* Ability to work in confined spaces & near operation equipment.
* Ability to work in moderate to loud noise environments.
* Ability to work hours necessary to support production & maintenance activities.

Department IT Operations and Support
Position Location US - Clayton, NC
City Clayton
State/Provinces US - NC

At Novo Nordisk, we know that driving change on a global level and improving treatment outcomes for people with diabetes and other chronic diseases begins here at home. That's why we make an unmatched commitment to our employees, our families and our communities. That means outstanding rewards, industry-leading training programs, and an environment that supports you to achieve your goals at every level. It's all part of the Novo Nordisk Way. It includes our Vision and our commitment to the Triple Bottom Line principle - helping us find the right balance between compassion and competitiveness

With a career at Novo Nordisk, you'll feel a difference right from the start. It's a sense of inspiration and mobility that comes from a shared belief in driving positive change for people, families, and communities everywhere. Congratulations on taking your first step!

Novo Nordisk is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Novo Nordisk will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please call the U.S. Toll Free number at 1-855-411-5290 or click on the following link to submit your request: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/novoaccommodation. Please note we do not accept applications for employment or employment related solicitations through this site. If you are requesting special assistance, please specify your request by selecting "Yes" in Question 2 on the site. We will not be able to respond to requests unless you specify the need for special assistance or an accommodation in Question 2. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

About Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk A/S is a Denmark-based healthcare company. The Company provides diabetes care and is engaged in haemostasis management, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy. The Company manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products and services to patients, the medical profession and society. The Company is organized in two segments: diabetes care and biopharmaceuticals. Diabetes care includes discovery, development, manufacturing and marketing of products within the areas of insulin, glucagon-like peptide (GLP)-1 and related delivery systems, as well as oral antidiabetic products (OAD). Biopharmaceuticals includes discovery, development, manufacturing and marketing of products within the therapy areas haemostasis management, growth hormone therapy, hormone replacement therapy, inflammation therapy and other therapy areas.

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