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Sanford Health Information Security Risk Specialist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Facility: Stevens Center Building
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 900 East 54th St N, Sioux Falls, SD 57104, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Salary Range: $29.00 - $46.50
Pay Info: Pay starts at $29 and increases according to years of applicable experience

Job Summary

Supports the activities of the IT Security Risk and Controls team. With general supervision, this position is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of Information Security compliance and risk management programs, including security findings, exceptions, policy and procedures, and related processes. Participates in the design, development and implementation of risk management and compliance programs. Assesses system and information security risks, documents, and tracks risks and provide input to reports. Maintains knowledge of application policies, regulations, and compliance documents related to Information Security and Assurance.

Works with stakeholders in technology and the lines of business to develop appropriate policies, standards, and alignment to security frameworks. Provides input to a cyber security awareness training program that is engaging and influences changes in employees' behavior. Develops appropriate electronic and hard copy reports and records. Makes presentations to internal stakeholders as needed.Tracks the status of finding treatments in the applicable GRC tools. Responsible for ensuring work is accomplished in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.


Bachelor’s degree required, in lieu of education, leadership may consider an Associates degree plus 3 years of applicable experience in Computer Science, Information Security or related field.

Must have 2 years working experience in Information Security, Cybersecurity, Third Party Risk Management, Vendor Management, Risk Management, or related field. Introductory knowledge of Information Security frameworks and controls, including but not limited to HIPAA, NIST, ISO, and SOC2.

CISSP, CRISC, CISA, CISM, or other technical certification(s) desired.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0162214
Job Function: Information Technology
Featured: No