Sr Cybersecurity Lead- CRA

Full Time
Deerfield, IL
Areas of Interest: Systems Requirements Planning, Systems Security Analysis, Technology Research and Development, Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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Every day, Baxter touches the lives of millions of patients and providers worldwide who rely on our essential hospital and renal products and services. You’ll find Baxter’s products and therapies on nearly every floor, in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. Baxter’s employees are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. Our commitment to our mission means we are there when patients and healthcare professionals need us, during the critical moments that matter most.  

Provide technical expertise and assist in identifying known and unknown vulnerabilities associated with Baxter Medical Devices.  Scope will encompass both new and sustaining products, providing inputs and technical expertise to multiple teams to eliminate or mitigate identified cybersecurity risks.  Assist in establishing Risk Analysis processes for Medical Devices and execution of Risk Advisory process 
  1. Contribute into a development, management and execution of Cybersecurity Risk Analysis service for Medical Devices across global franchise teams and product development life cycle  
  2. Advise in selection of tools, equipment, methodology, report templates for the Risk Analysis service  
  3. Coordinate R&D capabilities for security vulnerability discovery and penetration testing across multiple products.  
  4. Perform QA reviews on Risk Analysis reports for various products.  
  5. Act as a lead in Risk Assessments with focus on identifying known and unknown vulnerabilities utilizing different assessment techniques, such as reverse engineering, network enumeration, fuzzing, disassembling and decompiling, etc..  
  6. Assist and guide mitigation strategies for identified vulnerabilities across all product lines  
  7. Contribute into a development and assist in maintenance of Medical Device Cybersecurity Risk Rating Methodology  
  8. Contribute into a development and execution of Cybersecurity Risk Advisory process for Baxter Medical Devices.  
  9. Assist in  Secure Coding development / review process  
  10. Advice and mentor the development of junior staff members, provide guidance in self-learning activities.  
  11. Understand and ensure compliance with all current and applicable laws, regulations, and guidance’s from US and EU that affect Medical Device Cybersecurity.  
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.  
  • Maturity to accept direction, confidence to give direction.   
  • Creativity in addressing technical challenges.  
  • Technical expertise and/or breadth in one or more systems environments and strategic technologies. 
  • Ability to understand and assist in evolution and/or integration of Baxter applications. 
  • Strong oral and presentation skills 
  • Proven record to deliver results 
  • Experience in the following:  computer architecture, operating systems, imbedded systems design, inter and inner process communications, networking protocols and their related implementations. 
  • Experience with and understanding of compiled and interpreted programs and the types of security issues possible in each; database systems, web servers, application servers,  firewalls, routers, load balancers, switches, and different types of middleware; x86 assembly. 
  • Experience with debuggers and disassemblers; malware analysis through reverse engineering, protocol analysis, and log analysis; intrusion analysis through reverse engineering, log analysis, forensic disk examination, and system review. 
  • Experience with source code reviews (at least c/c++ and java) for security vulnerabilities.   
  • Experience with reverse engineering binaries (at least x86) for security vulnerabilities.   

Equal Employment Opportunity  

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.  

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Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an email to or call 877-229-4748 (877-BaxHR4U) and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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Baxter Inc

Baxter provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis; sterile IV solutions; infusion systems and devices; parenteral nutrition; biosurgery products and anesthetics; and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company’s global footprint and the critical nature of its products and services play a key role in expanding access to healthcare in emerging and developed countries. Baxter’s employees worldwide are building upon the company’s rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care.
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Company Industry: Medical Devices
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 10,001+