Lead Engineer – Data Protection

USA - Remote

At first glance, you’ll see that for more than 80 years we’ve been dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory to move science and healthcare forward. Join a team where you can be heard, be supported, and always be yourself. We’re building a culture that celebrates backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of all our associates. Look again and you’ll see we are invested in you, providing the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and try new things with the support you need to be successful.

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we’re working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges. 

This position is part of the Information Technology Department located in Brea, CA. This role will be Remote with up to 20% travel, as needed.  At Beckman Coulter, our vision is to relentlessly reimagine healthcare, one diagnosis at a time.

You will be a part of the Global Information Security team and report to the Chief Information Security Officer responsible for protecting the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Beckman-Coulter information assets. If you thrive in a dynamic role in a complex technical environment and want to work to build a world-class Information Security organization—read on.

In this Individual Contributor role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Provide Information Protection-related guidance and recommendations to internal stakeholders and work closely with them to review, recommend, and architect security technologies in line with the Beckman information security program.
  • Implement Information Protection solutions across the business and perform hands-on tier-3 support for security technologies as needed.
  • Collaborate with Danaher Corporate and Beckman Information Security teams to drive large, complex Information Security projects, manage resources effectively and provide timely updates to Management.
  • Ensure adherence to information security best practices, industry standards, and corporate policies and procedures, Information Security analysis and provide metrics and reporting.
  • Develop and maintain appropriate Information Security technical documentation as well as reviews and updates of existing policies and procedures, ensuring compliance with all audit requirements , change control procedures and data security.

The essential requirements of the job include: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or an equivalent combination of education and training with 9+ years of demonstrated experience in information security.
  • Experience in working with data classification and protection, server & endpoint security platforms (e.g. AV, encryption, HIPS), enterprise security event log management, OS/platform security standards, vulnerability management, and data loss prevention.
  • A proven track record of identifying, selecting, and deploying security tools and products.
  • Experience leading projects in progressive size and complexity with a demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

It would be a plus if you also possess:

  • CISSP or other equivalent security certification
  • Experience with two or more of the following vendor solutions:
  • CrowdStrike, Palo Alto (Web Filtering, DLP, CASB), Rapid 7, Carbon Black, Splunk

At Beckman Coulter Diagnostics we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, remote working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a remote work arrangement in which you can work remotely from your home. Additional information about this remote work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics can provide.

The salary range for this role is $150K-$160K. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

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Job Profile


North America


United States


Flexible, remote working arrangements Paid Time Off Remote work arrangement


Data Classification Data Loss Prevention Data Protection Endpoint Security Healthcare Information security Security Tools Vulnerability Management

  • Collaborate with Information Security teams
  • Develop and maintain security documentation
  • Ensure adherence to security best practices
  • Implement Information Protection solutions
  • Provide Information Protection-related guidance

9 years


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Computer Science




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