Enterprise Security Architect



Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application for our Enterprise Security Architect opening with HCA Healthcare today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.


At HCA Healthcare, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K(100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

Learn more about Employee Benefits

We are seeking an Enterprise Security Architect for our team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply!

Job Summary and Qualifications


The Principal Enterprise Security Architect is responsible for the coordination of information security architecture/engineering activities for the enterprise, reporting directly to the Chief Security Architect. This is a technical leadership position without direct reports. This role will act as an information security advisor to the business to advocate for balanced and reasonable cyber risk management and ITG to facilitate secure development and deployment of technology solutions. This position is responsible for the design, build, and implementation of key information security technologies and processes.


• Develop & Evolve strategic framework and roadmap for guiding year-over-year security investment decisions, defined with sustainable metrics for measuring performance and outcome • Lead the Enterprise Security strategy process & architecture function driving architectural standards and patterns focused on security • Act as visionary to proactively assist in setting direction for future security strategies • Enable strategic business objectives and risk management through the evaluation, investment and delivery of Information security services • Deliver on and influence strategic roadmaps in alignment with ITG and company objectives • Actively participate in the technology community and lead the development of security best practices, approved patterns • Develop and execute technical strategy to achieve key objectives • Influence technical direction through partnerships and relationships across the company • Evaluate new solutions and services, provide a point of view on whether the technology meets our enterprise requirements of not for consumption across technical and non-technical audiences • Advise and assist leadership on strategies, processes and investments • Provide Security Architecture Review & Design • Develop Reference Architectures and Implementation Guidance • Develop Security Viewpoints & Recommendations • Build and foster strong relationships with peers and partner groups in Enterprise Technology Architecture and business units • Collaborate closely with peers from partner groups including Enterprise Technology Architecture and other ITG team; as well as close partnership with other security teams with interdependent services including Security Consulting, Security Risk Intelligence, Cyber SecurityRisk Management, Governance, Risk, Compliance and Application Assurance • Ensure work is prioritized and deliverables meet expectations for quality, timeliness and accuracy • Accountable for the on time and on budget delivery of multiple concurrent projects and/or programs • Mentor junior staff to excel in the quality, delivery and engagement of their work • Provide active and frequent coaching to junior staff • Seek coaching and active feedback from peers and leadership • Lead positive change efforts by guiding peers through, awareness, buy-in, commitment and acceptance, resulting in enhanced business performance • Lead with practicality and wisdom in the midst of competing priorities and diverse personalities

Qualified candidates will have 15+ years of relevant work experience.

College graduate – undergraduate required.


• Minimum 15 years of experience in large organizations • 10+ years of success in security discipline within large organizations • Proven record of delivering critical projects within challenging time frames, multiple stakeholders groups and competing priorities • Demonstrated experience in information security and information protection-related function • Proven strong background in IT Security and Operational processes • A functional knowledge of various Information Security domains of knowledge (some examples): Cloud SecurityApplication Security, Data SecurityNetwork Security, Identity Management, Risk Management • Proven understanding of information security risk assessment and risk management procedures and methodologies • Ability to correlate enterprise risk with appropriate administrative, physical and technical security controls • Strong knowledge of information security principles, standards, practices and technologies • Strong knowledge of industry and regulatory requirements (i.e., HIPAA, PCI, SOX, GDPR) • Require one of the following certification: SABSA, CISSP, CISM, CCSP, CISA, GSEC • Strong Logic and Critical Thinking Skills • Proven and fast decision making ability • Strong conflict management skills • Strong discussion and facilitation skills in meetings • Excellent multi-tasking, prioritization and time management skills • Strong communication and public speaking skills, can present to large audiences or upper management effectively • Able to do long term planning, long-term strategy creation, roadmap creation, etc. • Must have business acumen, communication skills, and process-oriented thinking in addition to very strong technical background. • Professional Executive Presence


• Position may require periodic after hours work and moderate travel at times with little notice.

• Candidates are expected to work most days at a corporate office location in Nashville during normal business hours.

ITG transforms healthcare and gives people healthier tomorrows. We deliver information technology strategy, support, and solutions. ITG improve and enhance patient care and business operations. We deliver services at administrative locations, data centers, and hospitals. The facilities we support are located in 20+ states and the United Kingdom. Our team works to move healthcare forward. We do this by seeking, embracing, developing, and delivering technology for patient care.

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply for our Enterprise Security Architect opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are interviewing apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job ID: 53853

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