Senior Cyber Security Engineer


Location: Toronto or Winnipeg
Position: Contract or Full Time

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. As a SME, 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 Troubleshoots and maintains IT assets (i.e. hardware, software, infrastructure like mobile devices, servers, computers, networks etc.) to improve reliability, response to incidents and issue resolution, life cycle management/refresh Identifies opportunities and improves productivity of cybersecurity services, which may include re- engineering current processes and finding automation and efficiency Researches and identifies industry trends (relative to scope of responsibility), leveraging best practices to improve and align cybersecurity services

10 years of experience in Cyber Security Relevant certifications (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GCIH, OCSP, CCIE-Security) preferred Graduate degree (MBA, MSc, PhD) preferred 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, Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) Demonstrated experience in management and improvement of IT security technologies and process, security architecture, and cyber incident response Experience with NIST Cybersecurity Framework and Ontario Cybersecurity Framework Utility Experience is an asset Knowledge of Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Strong influencing and negotiating skills Superior verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate ideas and influence change with people at all levels of the organization Strong stakeholder engagement and project management skills Strong problem-solving, decision-making and analytical skills Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines. Strong strategic business focus and commitment to partnering with business units to enable them to meet their objectives.