Information Security Engineer- COOP


Full Time Entry-level / Junior USD 85K - 120K *
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In a few words… 

Abarca is igniting a revolution in healthcare.  We built our company on the belief that with smarter technology we are redefining pharmacy benefits, but this is just the beginning… 

 At Abarca, we are a company of learn-it-all's rather than know-it-all's and our culture is centered around embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging all to bring their best each day! Interns/Coops work on real-world projects in collaboration with teams across Abarca Health, while having fun along the way. You'll be empowered to build community, explore your passions, and achieve your goals. This is your chance to bring your solutions and ideas to life while working on cutting-edge technology. The internship & Coop programs are designed not only for you to do great work with the opportunity to learn and grow, but to experience our culture full of diverse community. You will be part of our Information Technology Security Engineering team where you will be immersed in the world of healthcare technology and its impact on millions of lives. 

 The fundamentals for the job… 

  • Each internship will have a unique set of project scope and qualifications, which are based on the business initiatives.  You will be working on projects in conjunction with Abarca’s Information Technology Security Engineering teams 
  • Monitor Security Systems that support company-wide efforts to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our critical information assets. Respond to event alerts, establish the forensic trail and prevent any suspicious activity from escalating. 
  • Oversee end-user security solutions, devices, products, and signature updates  
  • Provide support for all Vulnerability Management Responsibilities, which may include periodic scans as well as patch package creation for deployment by the Infrastructure Team. Develop service tickets, attending meetings to collaborate with other operations teams. 
  • You may be able to write an article on a security topic to be shared with all Abarcans to showcase your internship project.  

 What you’re made of  

The bold requirements…  

  • Current and active student (Junior or Senior year) and enrolled in a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security Engineering or related field.   
  • Exposure to Antivirus, Firewalls, IPS, SIEM, Azure Protection, or Vulnerability Assessment Tools.  
  • Bonus points for Knowledge of the Healthcare, Pharmacy, and Pharmacy Benefit Management industries, Medicare Part D, and CMS regulations.  
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral English and Spanish.   

 That something extra we´d love to see…   

  1. Team Player  
  2. Influencer & Action for Bias  
  3. Coach and Mentor other team members   
  4. Invent & simplify  

 Physical requirements…  

  1. Must be able to access and navigate each department at the organization’s facilities.  
  2. Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing.  

 The above description is not intended to limit the scope of the job or to exclude other duties not mentioned. It is not a final set of specifications for the position. It’s simply meant to give readers an idea of what the role entails.  

 Abarca Health LLC is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify.  “Applicant must be a United States’ citizen. Abarca Health LLC does not currently sponsor employment visas”  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.  




* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey at

Tags: Azure Computer Science Firewalls IPS SIEM Vulnerability management

Perks/benefits: Health care

Region: Remote/Anywhere
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