• Compliance Director

    Job Locations US-MA-Boston
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    2 months ago(5/9/2018 12:33 PM)
    Information Technology
  • Overview



    Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


    The primary purpose of this role is to manage a security program for multiple business units to ensure information assets and technologies are adequately protected. They will provide all facets of the security strategy and execution for a given program.


    • Manages the design, development, implementation, and operations of all security technologies for one or more business unit's information security functions
    • Serves as the BU's SME to identify security risks, then recommend alignment of security technology investment and resource management strategies align with organizational risks
    • Justifies proposed security investments are designed to counter emerging threats, and are aligned to work seamlessly with Allscripts product and operational architectures.
    • Consults with various departments on security systems, operational impacts of controls, internal - external communications, and other initiatives.
    • Researches, recommends, acquires and implements vendor provided solutions/tools in line with Allscripts’ tactical and strategic goals
    • Performs all aspects of project management, scheduling & prioritizing activities, staffing, technical design and technical review to ensure key milestones are met and successful completion of security projects is achieved.
    • Responsible for the establishment and adherence of standards and methods for developing and deploying security applications across the supported business units
    • Defines an application or infrastructure architecture and framework for deploying and developing business applications.
    • Main point of contact for customer requests and proactive involvement in solving business problems with technology solutions.
    • Support the functions with economic justifications of build vs. buy decisions for application deployment.
    • Keeps informed of new developments and trends; makes recommendations to senior management on desirable additions or replacements.
    • Assists department managers in selection and setup of applications for their usage.
    • Directs the personnel activities of IS team members covering development, feedback, and mentoring.
    • Assists subordinate managers in assessment and training of personnel.
    • Works through managers in setting and implementing standards, priorities, and schedules.
    • Responsible for interpreting privacy and security regulatory guidelines for US and international agents and guiding the organization on implementation for meeting.
    • Communicate in a concise and effective manner changes to be implemented to the organization.
    • Main point of contact for incident management, incident response management, triage and reporting.
    • Facilitates a privacy framework in accordance with regulatory standards.
    • Identify and recruit internal/external talents to ensure effective mix of competencies.
    • Induct new joiners in order to quickly maximize performance.
    • Set and communicate team/individual objectives and KPI to inspire individuals to achieve high performance.
    • Allocate work load to fully utilize every employee’s talent.
    • Implement development plans and coach for individuals to reach their maximum talent.
    • Provide regular constructive feedback on performance/development and address poor/mediocre performance on a timely manner.
    • Recognize high performers to maintain motivation and retain key talent.
    • Regularly communicate on company news and team progress against business plan.
    • Create team spirit.
    • Communicate effectively to all audiences using discretion for all privacy and security matters


    Academic and Professional Qualifications:

    •  B.S. in Computer Related field of study highly preferred
    •  Master’s or PhD in Computer Related field is desirable



    • 10+ years
    •  4+ years in a comparable security role
    • Need to have strong understanding of IT security, preferably in a healthcare environment.
    • HIPAA regulations knowledge a strong plus
    • Should also understand the business side of the equation



    • CISSP, CISA or CISM preferred


    Travel Requirements:

    •  Travel up to 10%, mostly to other Allscrips offices


    Working Arrangements:

    • Work is performed in a standard office environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards


    At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.


    Allscripts’ policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.




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