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Internal Postings
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Ottawa, ON
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6 Months
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14 Jan 2022
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Detailed Job Description:
  • Accountable for design, development, implementation of IT Security Operations and Compliance management for cloud-based solutions.
  • Serve as the primary contact for information security incidents investigation, coordinate incident response and reporting.
  • Responsible for internal/external audit and information security assessments by client.
  • Lead SIEM solution implementations and SOC setup for on-premise and cloud-based solutions.
  • Develop policies, standards, processes and procedures guidelines and other related documentation for Security Monitoring. 
  • Provide guidance and expertise regarding the security architecture for new initiatives. 
  • Acts as a subject matter expert on relevant regulations and policies and relevant frameworks/standards such as ISO27001, NIST, ITSG-33.
  • Monitor and manage security dashboards in Azure Sentinel/Azure Security Center/ Office 365, customize dashboards and reports, produce metrics per client needs.
  • Monitor health of Security solutions such as Firewall, Intrusion prevention Systems, Identity management, Endpoint Security, etc. for cloud based and on-premise systems. 
  • Work with Business and IT Tier2/Tier3 Support engineers and/or vendor’s/partner technology teams to resolve issues.
  • The ability and flexibility to work in shifts when necessary, Prepare Shift turnover and Shift Report to ensure continuous smooth.
  • Guide junior Security operations teams in incident response and SOC functions.

Required years of experience, training, technical skills, and other requirements for job performance:

  • Has minimum of 7 years of experience working with Information Security management roles.
  • Has a minimum of 5 years of professional experience managing Security Incident Response and Operations management. 
  • Subject matter level expert knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as NIST/ISO/COBIT.
  • Good Understanding of networking protocols such as IPVPN, TCP/IP, UDP, IPSec, DNS, NTP, Firewalls, ACLs.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ professional experience in network or UNIX/Linux system administration, software engineering, software development.
  • Moderate knowledge of networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, Network Layers, etc.).
  • Knowledge of malware operation and indicators.
  • Knowledge of threat landscape (threat actors, APT, cyber-crime, etc.).
  • Experience in the producing threat & risk assessment reports.
  • Experience in the delivery of IT Security awareness and training.
  • Protocol analysis experience using tools such as Wireshark, Gigastor, Netwitness, etc.
  • Experience with SIEM tools and platforms such as: ArcSight, Splunk, Azure Sentinel, Security Center.
  • Experience utilizing SIEM, Firewalls, IPS, DLP, Check Point, Antivirus/Anti-malware in an enterprise environment.
  • Strong understanding of ITSG-33 requirements and Government of Canada Security Assessment process.
  • Experience with security assessments and authorization (SA&A) activities for IT systems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven interpersonal and collaborative skills, with the ability to communicate information security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences at various hierarchical levels.
  • Good understanding of computer forensic techniques and methodologies.

Must have at least one of the following certifications:

  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) from EC council.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).

Education Qualification: Bachelor's/Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field.

Experience required: 7-8 Years