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Post Date:  Jul 14, 2021

Chicago, IL, US, 60604

Position Type:  Full Time
Requisition Number:  6066
Work Schedule:  Monday - Friday, Regular business hours

Are you looking to find personal and professional fulfillment, and align your career with your values? 


At Gateway Foundation, our employees have an opportunity to make a difference every day by helping people with substance abuse issues gain control of their lives.


Gateway Foundation is a recognized non-profit leader in evidence-based treatment proven to get results. Our experts in Addiction Medicine—including highly educated clinical and medical professionals and expert psychiatrists and nurses—deliver care that never stops. Throughout Gateway’s proud history of helping others, dedicated and professional employees have been vital to accomplishing our life-saving mission. Read more about the incredible recognition that we recieved!


If you are a collaborative professional who shares our commitment to helping people with substance abuse and mental health issues turn their lives around – GATEWAY IS THE PLACE FOR YOU! 


The Senior Cybersecurity Engineer is responsible for:

  • Assist with efforts to maintain compliance with the technical aspects of the HIPAA Security Rule, PCI DSS, and other mandated laws and standards
  • Install, maintain, and support Gateway Foundations security systems such as but not limited to Kiwi Syslog, Splunk, Anti-Virus systems, DLP, Encrypted Email Delivery, End point scanning, Firewall, Intrusion Prevention System, etc. 
  • Assist with the technical aspects of efforts to implementation security assessment and audit recommendations 
  • Assist with the technical efforts to support compliance with development of policies, procedures, controls, and technical tools  
  • Assist with technical aspects of the performance of and response to annual security assessment and security related internal audits  
  • Monitor privileged system accounts to ensure principle of least privilege is maintained and separation of duties is adequately addressed or mitigated. 
  • Provide guidance and assistance with infrastructure design to ensure all security requirements.  
  • Participate in the incident response process ensuring that procedures are documented and rehearsed as needed.  
  • Assist Network Operations with developing secure system baseline configurations. 
  • Perform regular quality audits on new and in production systems to ensure they are maintained according to documented security policies and standards.  
  • Act as a Lead or Project Manager on security related technical projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or security management, or a related technical field required
  • CISSP certification highly preferred
  • 3-5 years related cyber security experience
  • Strong communication skills to gather and exchange information with various levels within the organization, business partners and vendors
  • Demonstrate an understanding of project life cycle processes and methodologies


Competitive Compensation and Benefits: 


Gateway Foundation values its employees and provides an inclusive and diverse work environment where dedicated employees can make a difference. We are committed to engaging and rewarding our employees in meaningful ways. For eligible employees, we provide a Total Rewards Package that includes:

  • Health Insurance - Including a wellness premium incentive opportunity
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  •  Paid Time Off - Including 18 days of PTO and 9 paid holidays in the first year
  • Catastrophic Absence Time (CAT) - Accrue up to seven days annually, to be used during an extended personal illness
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Commuter Accounts
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with company match 
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability (LTD)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Gateway is a qualified employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training & Development Programs


Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago