WellStar Health Systems Information Security Manager in marietta, Georgia


At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


Reporting to the CISO, the Information Security Manager will help establish, implement, monitor, and maintain WellStar’s Information Security strategic program. The role works very closely with various key stakeholders throughout the organization to prioritize initiatives, investments, and projects to mitigate risks, strengthen WellStar’s security posture and reduce security vulnerabilities across the organization. This individual will serve as subject matter expert in supporting, leading, and providing guidance on the development, implementation, and monitoring of the enterprise Information Security program. Is able to translate business needs and regulatory requirements into risk appropriate controls to successfully implement security policies, standards, and guidelines. Leads and develop a team of Information Security Analysts to ensure tactical and operational security tasks are consistent and completed with the established security strategy.


Required Minimum Education: Bachelors’ Degree in Information Systems Management, Information Security, or Information Assurance and/or equivalent experience.

Required Minimum Experience: 7 to 10 years in Information Security, Information Technology, Risk Management, or IT Audit

Required Minimum Skills:

  • Required CISSP, CISM, or any other equivalent security certification

  • Analytical, Verbal & Written Communication

  • Experience with information security principles, industry standards, and best practices;

  • Technical lead/project leader experience in planning, implementing, and supporting enterprise information security solutions;

  • Project management;

  • Develop and manage key stakeholder relationships;

  • Effectively coordinating work on multiple and diversified tasks while working with conflicting priorities and deadline;

  • Ability to balance business requirements, patient safety and security risks;

  • Ability to function with highly dynmic results-driven and high-pressure envionrment in order to achieve required objectives;

  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills;

  • Able to work independently and on a team;

  • Creative thinking and ability to "think outside the box" ;

  • Knowledge of HIPAA Security Rule, PCI DSS, NIST, and ISO 27000 1/2.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Information Security

Facility WellStar Shared Services

Category Leadership

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia