Job summary

Posted on
21.07.2021

Category
Information Technology Jobs; Finance Jobs

Job type
Long Term Contract

Career level
Experienced

Education Level
Bachelor's Degree

Years of Experience
5 and more

Ref ID
1502187186

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Security Advisor

Company: Intelli5 Location: Montreal

Job description

One of our clients from the financial investment industry is currently looking for an information security advisor to join their team.

Key responsibilities

- Perform security risk assessments on internally developed initiatives and third parties to:
- Define, identify and classify critical assets;
- Assess threats and vulnerabilities;
- Identify risks and gaps, and provide security recommendation;
- Follow-up on and assist with the implementation of these recommendations.
- Contribute to the ongoing review and improvement of the security risk management framework;
- Act as a subject matter expert in the definition of policies, procedures, frameworks and processes to implement the security strategy across the organization;
- Actively participate in the definition of security controls to ensure security policies, procedures and management frameworks are adequately applied;
- Ensure derogations and exceptions from information security policies, procedures and processes are properly documented and managed;
- Coordinate and provide advisory on security related processes, encompassing physical and digital asset protection;
- Contribute to the definition and communication of information security metrics and key performance indicators, that will ultimately be reported to executive management;
- Collaborate to the security awareness and training program to support continuous education on security related topics;
- Represent Information Security within working groups to ensure that information security requirements are communicated and complied with;
- Keep abreast of industry relevant information security trends and risks.


Mandatory Skills

- Strong facilitation skills and clear ability to influence and foster meaningful relationships with stakeholders at all levels;
- Strong, proven problem-solving skills and demonstrated initiative and curiosity to look beyond surface facts and conduct comprehensive, fact-based, value-added research;
- Superior written and oral communication skills, and ability to explain complex matters in an understandable form to business partners and leaders;
- Desire to be part of a dynamic team and work collaboratively with people;
- Ability to navigate a fast-paced environment with a high level of autonomy and accountability;
- Capacity to adapt to change and be flexible with evolving priorities in a growing organization;
- Excellent work ethic and integrity, ability to handle confidential matters in a professional manner, applying the appropriate level of judgement and maturity;
- Drive to pursue excellence and proactively challenge the status quo to seek out alternative perspectives;
- Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science or business administration (major/specialization in information systems is considered an asset);
- At least 5 years of relevant professional experience in an information security or IT risk position, including strong experience in information security governance and management, and consultative stakeholder management;
- Experience in financial institutions or in the investment sector, a strong asset;
- Relevant professional designation: CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, or CGEIT, an asset;
- Deep knowledge and understanding of information security, risk and control frameworks, standards and best practices (ISO 27001, NIST, COBIT, ITIL, etc.);
- Knowledge of trends and developments in the areas of information security and risk management;
- Bilingualism required (French and English)

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