Sr Manager, Product Cybersecurity (Northridge, CA)

    • Medtronic
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Posted 59 days ago | Updated 4 days ago


On Site
Full Time


Medical devices
Data Analysis
Customer facing
Data management
Cloud computing
Mobile applications
Attention to detail
Research and Development
Security controls
Supply chain management
Regulatory Compliance
Security operations
Policies and procedures
Information Technology
Security audit
Intrusion detection
Penetration testing
Software engineering
Computer science
Cisco Certifications
Information assurance
Information security
Risk management
Cyber security
Incident management
ISO/IEC 27001:2005
Health care

Job Details

Careers that Change Lives

The Medtronic Diabetes organization is looking for a Senior Manager to join our Software Cybersecurity Organization. Be a technical leader within a team responsible for solutions for Medtronic's medical devices. Lead the work to security monitoring and secure operation of connected medical device systems.

At Medtronic Diabetes, our IoT solutions, Application and Cloud systems connect a planet's worth of medical device health data to deliver patient and hospital solutions that make a real difference in how people live their lives every day. Our software systems are truly "the core" that powers our business' clinical studies, data analytics and customer-facing therapy solutions.

We are advancing our digital solutions and data management systems to be highly cloud centric with connected web and mobile applications. This key cybersecurity role is for a hands-on engineer who is detail oriented, entrepreneurial and driven to get her/his products and services delivered with high quality and security You will contribute heavily to our goal of delivering this increasingly complex and interconnected system of components that requires industry-leading security thinking.

You will have an opportunity to contribute to advancing security, while working with other Security Engineers, Architects, Program Managers, and Developers throughout the R&D organization to instill the core security mindset and culture. This job also provides a opportunity to collaborate with the broader Medtronic security leadership team, external and internal cybersecurity researchers, Global IT Organization, and stay on top of current developments for the benefit of Medtronic products and services.

** This position is onsite in Northridge, CA (hybrid - 3 days per week)

A Day in the Life

  • Lead and perform product and network cybersecurity-related activities ranging from security monitoring to incident response to vulnerability assessments and mitigation implementation.
  • Work directly with architecture and development teams, and IT to ensure all relevant operational security risks are identified and evaluated. Develop and recommend specific security controls for product/system wide security needs.
  • Develop and perform product-level intrusion detection activities.
  • Contribute to Medtronic's understanding of current industry best practices and how they can be applied to the Diabetes Products.
  • Tools, Prototypes & development: contribute to the development of tools, processes, and policies to prevent, detect, and resolve classes of issues across the entire development lifecycle, including supply chain and manufacturing.
  • Lead and guide cybersecurity compliance activities, such as: ISO 27001, FEDRAMP, and other international compliance certifications.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned:

  • Build and maintain the security monitoring roadmap and advocate for resources required to achieve aligned organizational objectives.
  • Maintain alignment and supporting evidence of security operations practices to organizational certification and assurance objectives.
  • Lead and continue to mature the Cyber Defense framework, policies and procedures.
  • Analyze penetration/assessment test results and engage with Information Technology and business units to resolve and track identified findings and recommendations.
  • Work with outside consultants as appropriate for independent security audits, assessments, and intrusion and penetration testing.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical field and 7+ years of cybersecurity experience with 5+ years of managerial experience
  • Or Advanced Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical field and 5+ years of cybersecurity experience with 5+ years of managerial experience

Nice to Have

  • CCSP, CISSP or similar certification, or sufficient demonstrated experience and/or formal education in cybersecurity and information assurance.
  • Demonstrated experience with security incident monitoring and response.
  • Demonstrated understanding of information security practices, risk management processes, cybersecurity principles, and incident response methodologies.
  • Direct and recent working experience with ISO 27001.

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager, recruiter or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

A commitment to our employees lives at the core of our values. We recognize their contributions. They share in the success they help to create. We offer a wide range of benefits, resources, and competitive compensation plans designed to support you at every career and life stage. Learn more about our benefits here.

This position is eligible for a short-term incentive plan. Learn more about Medtronic Incentive Plan (MIP) on page 6 here.
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