Sophia Genetics
SOPHiA GENETICS is a healthcare technology democratizing data-driven medicine.
Boston, MA

Senior Information Security Analyst at Sophia Genetics (Boston, MA)

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We believe there is a smarter, more data-driven way to make decisions in health. As we pass 1,000,000 genomic profiles analyzed and look to the future of our platform, we are now searching for a Senior Information Security Analyst who will be responsible for protecting SOPHiA GENETICS from cyber threats and support the implementation of the information security strategy. Our SaaS DATA Platform combines deep expertise in life sciences and medical disciplines with mathematical capabilities in data computing.

Our mission is to bring data analytics solutions to market, to support healthcare professionals by maximizing the power of Data-Driven Medicine. SOPHiA GENETICS (NASDAQ: SOPH) combines collective intelligence in Genomics, Radiomics, clinical research data, the DDM - Data-Driven Medicine, we can ensure that the data used to help patients today will also benefit the patients of tomorrow.

We observed that across the healthcare ecosystem, a vast amount of digital healthcare data is being generated, fueled by technologies such as next-generation sequencing ("NGS"). This data holds promise to accelerate our understanding of biology and disease.


We invite you to join our growing team and use your exceptional skills to help us deliver on our mission of democratizing Data-Driven Medicine. Our products are used by hundreds of healthcare institutions globally and provide world leading capabilities for the analysis of genomic, clinical, and imaging data.

The role is at our NORAM offices- Boston, MA , East Coast Remote or Madison, WI Remote. Relocation preferred.


  • The Senior Information Security Analyst is responsible for protecting SOPHiA Genetics from cyber threats and support the implementation of the information security strategy.
  • The candidate will be responsible for the implementation of defined security measures, provide expertise on security related subjects and support security operations.
  • They will be principally responsible for defining security domain(s) (e.g. Access Control, Cloud Security, etc.), associated risk management and compliance with Security Policies.


  • Define, Implement and document security measures related to various domains e.g., Access Control, Vendor Management, Security Controls/Compliance, Risk Assessments
  • Is responsible for the control, monitoring and performance of defined security processes and measures
  • Support the enhancement of Information Security Policies, their application within its scope.

Security Expertise and Project Management

  • Provide security expertise on a defined project, department or scope.
  • Assess, prevent and mitigate projects Information Security Risks related to the project. Coordinate defined Information Security projects

Security Operations

  • Support Incident and Vulnerability management
  • Answer internal security issues and proactively support
  • Coordinate external security management (customer requests, external audits, etc.)
  • Respond to security alerts and support security systems e.g., IDS, vulnerability scanner

Education and Work Experience

  • Bachelor in Engineering, Information Technology or Security
  • Minimum of 5 years experiences in IT
  • Minimum of 3 year in Information Security

Preferred Skills and Experiences

  • Administration and safeguarding of IT systems (e.g. Active Directory, Exchange, Azure)
  • Process writing, security measures documentation
  • Knowledgeable in Information Security Risk Assessment
  • Knowledge of security regulation, auditing, security standards, solutions and manufacturers
  • Experience working within an information security compliant company (e.g. ISO 27001 or equivalent)
  • Expert in one or several of the following domains:
  • Penetration testing & audit / systems hardening / vulnerability management / security incident management / secure development / endpoint protection / security monitoring


  • Good written and oral communication skill
  • Great team-worker; Proactive, rigorous, practical thinker
  • Passionate about Information Security
  • Able to communicate on information security with pedagogy with other departments


  • Outstanding Medical (with Telemedicine), Dental, and Vision Plans with 90% employer contributions!
  • Life and AD&D company provided
  • Company paid short and long term disability insurance
  • Supplemental employee insurance options available for Accident, Critical Illness, Hospital and Legal
  • Career opportunities in a fast-growing company with a worldwide reputation
  • International and multicultural environment
  • Flexible hours, HYBRID work schedules available
  • Work with a dynamic and collaborative Global team
  • Exchanges and collaborations with experts within the company (AI, genomics, medicine, etc.)
  • Passionate colleagues working to make a real different in patient care. Help us change the world!

Location: HYBRID - US, Boston, East Coast US, Madison WI - Onsite 3/5 days

Start: ASAP (or as agreed)

Contract type: permanent full-time

"As committed employer, SOPHiA GENETICS offers everyone the same opportunities to access employment regardless of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age. SOPHiA GENETICS strives to develop an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of its employees. All information will be treated confidentially in accordance with the Employment Equity Act

The Process

Apply now with your CV and any supporting information. For further information, contact our Senior Talent Acquisition Lead for Executive Recruitment.

Suitably qualified candidates will be invited through an interview and screening process where you will speak with members of our screening team, the hiring leader alongside key colleagues and stakeholder from across the business.

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What are Sophia Genetics Perks + Benefits

Sophia Genetics Benefits Overview

90% of health, dental and vision premiums including TeleHealth (company paid)
20 days PTO
12 days Public Holidays
4% 401k match
Tax free commuter benefits
Company sponsored Life Insurance

Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
50% STD & LTD covered by company
Dental Benefits
90% covered by company
Vision Benefits
90% covered by company
Health Insurance Benefits
90% covered by company
Life Insurance
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
4% match
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend
Paid industry certifications

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