Security Analyst Intermediate IT

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline May 14, 2021
Experience Required3 years
Job Duration1 year
Education RequiredN/A

Our client is looking for a Security Analyst Intermediate IT to work in Mississauga, Montreal or Toronto (Teleworking for now due to Covid).
Job Duties/Accountabilities:

• Knowledge of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) tools and vulnerability reporting;
• Support the IT application security testing program;
• Ability to configure, implement, and maintain security testing tools as well as the configuration of data sources for metric reporting/tracking;
• Perform security testing of applications, networks and infrastructures, including vulnerability assessments, and manual testing techniques;
• Collaborate with various internal stakeholders as well as external partners;
• Produce security assessment reports and distribute to IT Support teams (for remediation);
• Ability to document and educate stakeholders on the findings;
• Ability to research, recommend, and implement changes to procedures and systems to enhance application and systems security;
• Provide feedback on operational and procedural documentation as required;
• Ability to serve as subject matter expert on IT security tools, polices, and controls;
• Take an active role in security-related audits and inquiries;
• Ability to keep up to date on the latest security regulations, advisories, alerts and vulnerabilities; and
• Supporting member as required to the Infrastructure Security team.
Critical Qualifications/Competencies:

• Minimum of 3 years professional work experience in information security
• A security based professional qualification desirable (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, OPST, CEH, GPEN)
• Experience with security testing tools and methodologies in conducting vulnerability and application security assessments
• Ability to analyze IT solutions and technology infrastructure to identify and assess security vulnerabilities, threats, and risks.
• A track record of results and effectiveness in applications technical support, trouble-shooting and analysis, problem resolution, and service availability and reliability improvement roles.
• Think analytically and synthesize technical information from various sources
• High level of personal integrity, and the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and demonstrate a high level of judgment and maturity.
• Excellent skills of verbal and written communications, relationship-building, and influencing others.
Preferred Qualifications/Competencies:

• Bachelor’s degree in technology-related field, or in computer science with a specialization in telecommunications, or the equivalent work experience
• Bilingual in French and English would be a strong asset.
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