Cyber Security Specialist

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2068364
Energy & UtilitiesCyber Security
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenCriminal Check at time of placement
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPMonday, January 10, 2022
Job Description

Our Hydro and Utilities client is looking for a Cyber Security Specialist to join their team on a 1 year term. The role will be remote to start until the Toronto office reopens.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Identifies, develops, implements cyber security controls to support cyber security operations
  • Proactively identifies problems and opportunities for improvement of cyber security systems or processes, including architecture advancement, threat and risk mitigation, service level improvements, identity and access management improvements and customer demand management
  • Provides cyber security services and solutions to support IT&S project delivery.
  • Provide advice on tailored solutions for security controls, measures for project delivery, security awareness and training, security protocols, risks for a project from a security standpoint
  • Researches and identifies industry trends (relative to scope of responsibility), leveraging best practices to improve and align cybersecurity services

Qualifications and Experience
Must have:

  • 5 years of experience in Cyber Security
  • Demonstrated experience in management and improvement of IT security technologies and process, security architecture, and cyber incident response
  • Extensive knowledge and expertise with the following technologies: Firewalls, DNS Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls (WAF), Secure Email Gateways, Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), Security Incident and Event Management Systems (SIEM), Threat Intelligence, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP) and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), Forensics
  • Experience with NIST Cybersecurity Framework and Ontario Cybersecurity Framework
Nice to have:

  • Relevant certifications (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GCIH, OCSP, CCIE-Security) preferred

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: University Degree or College Diploma

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2068364

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