Sanford Health

IT Security Engineer - IT Security

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Jun 06, 2018
Job Type
Job Title: IT Security Engineer | IT Security | Multi-City

City: Enterprise

State: South Dakota

Department *: * IT Security

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Identify and evaluate technical security controls to prevent, detect, contain, and respond to information security threats. Analyze security on a variety of computer systems. This includes email filtering, web filtering, firewall, spam and phishing detection, data loss prevention and data encryption. Maintains the email filtering and web filtering and intrusion prevention for the enterprise. Maintains an in-depth understanding of current and emerging security threats and recommends upgrades to the organization's technical infrastructure to protect against such threats. Maintains an understanding of current and emerging security technologies and practices and works with IT leadership to prioritize upgrades. Reviews and provides guidance for security configuration of Servers, Firewalls, VPN, Intrusion Prevention Systems, Routers and Switches. Assists with development of security policies and procedures to protect data assets and information technology systems from intentional or unintentional unauthorized modification, disclosure, destruction, access, or tampering. Monitors and reviews current security practices for compliance with the HIPAA security standards. Tasks implementation team to make changes as necessary. Performs routine audits and assessments including security system logs for noncompliant events.

Opening will be filled in Sioux Falls, SD, Fargo, ND or Bemidji, MN.


Security certifications are highly desired. Bachelors degree in information security or a related technology field. Advanced security training is desired. Strong working knowledge of the information security standards and procedures including PCI and HIPPA. Must have working experience with identifying and assessing vulnerabilities in the infrastructure and protecting information systems.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.
We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.
We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.
We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,
across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.
We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.
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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req19084