Vice President of Security

    Vineti Inc
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Vineti creates advanced software for advanced therapies. We are a healthcare-tech company developing cloud-based software solutions that enable biopharmaceutical and life science companies to provide next generation personalized therapies safely, securely, seamlessly, and scalably. From the beginning, Vineti's founders have understood the challenges innovators face in developing personalized therapies. We are removing these barriers with technology that integrates the end-to-end supply chain of the process. Our technology makes it possible for patients with cancer, genetic disorders, and other serious health conditions to receive these breakthrough therapies.

    As a member of the Vineti team, we can promise you the opportunity to collaborate alongside smart and driven people, with endless opportunities to grow your many skills.

    We are looking for a Vice President of Security to join our team. This role is responsible for establishing and overseeing all efforts dedicated to Vineti's overall security posture. The Vice President of Security will plan and carry out security measures to monitor and protect all of Vineti's systems. You will need to be comfortable working in a highly matrixed role, equally comfortable taking a birds-eye view as they are in the weeds, working seamlessly across a geographically distributed organization to coordinate key strategic initiatives and processes, support common understanding, develop process discipline, and ensure alignment.

    What you'll be doing as a Vice President of Security:

    Establish and maintain a security organization at Vineti to proactively safeguard our Intellectual Property, our software platform and infrastructure, and our customers' and patients' data

    Oversee all aspects of security including applications, infrastructure, third party assets, business applications, and physical locations

    Oversee and lead a Security team dedicated to Vineti's overall security posture

    Managing vendor relationships, BAAs, new systems and tools onboarding from a security standpoint

    Develop a set of security standards and best practices for the organization

    Recommend and implement security enhancements as needed

    Develop strategies and deploy tooling to respond to and recover from a security breach

    Develop company-wide best practices for infrastructure security

    Monitor computer networks for security issues, security breaches or intrusions

    Conduct regular application and infrastructure security assessments

    Lead efforts to design, install and operate security measures, such as firewalls and data encryption programs, IDS, security logging, monitoring and alerting

    Deploy software that helps to notify intrusions, and watch out for irregular system behavior

    Conduct internal penetration testing, simulate an attack on the system to highlight or find any weaknesses that might be exploited by a malicious party

    Coordinate penetration testing with external partner

    Oversee vulnerability management program; Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard

    Plan for and lead security incident response activities to minimize the impact

    Lead technical and forensic investigation into the breach and identify extent of the damage

    Prepare reports of their findings with recommended actions to leadership

    Document security breaches and assess the damage they cause

    Create and deliver security trainings to the organization

    Educate the workforce on information security through continuously building awareness

    Research security enhancements and implement as necessary

    Ensure compliance to GxP, GDPR, HIPAA and SOC2 standards

    Drive the organization proactively towards applicable security certifications

    Represent the company in customer and third party audits as needed

    Own the development and maintenance of policies, processes, plans and risk assessments

    Compile and deliver necessary reporting for to Vineti leadership including annual formal risk assessments and ongoing security incidents or vulnerabilities as needed

    Perform other duties as assigned



    10+ years in an security engineering role with deep experience working in a hands-on security engineering capacity

    Direct people management experience overseeing and leading other security engineers; Demonstrated commitment to developing junior staff

    Experience securing cloud infrastructure in AWS

    Experience with Docker and Kubernetes infrastructure required

    Deep understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts

    Experience with computer network and application penetration testing and techniques

    Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.

    Ability to drive security patches and updates to shore up vulnerabilities and threats

    Strong grasp of and ability to achieve successful delivery within constraints of highly regulated healthcare/pharmaceutical industry worldwide

    Detail-oriented self-starter with strong oral and written communications skills and excellent analytical and organizational abilities

    Exceptional leadership presence, internally and externally

    A successful demonstrable track record in enterprise project management, setting priorities, shaping processes, guiding investment in people and systems, and developing an infrastructure that creates a stronger and more efficient organization

    Vineti is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Our goal is to create workplaces that reflect the communities we serve and where everyone feels empowered to bring their full, authentic selves to work.
    PI126259487
    Posting ID: 588500134Posted: 2020-11-25