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Senior Security Analyst

Department name: Information Technology
Business unit: TOPS
Position ID: J0620-1627

A little about us

At Shaw, we’re proud to be leaders in a movement that brings Canadians the connectivity they need to fuel their lives. We’re making bold moves to connect Canadians and we’re always on the lookout for go-getters that are committed to disrupting the status quo. Does that sound like you? We’d love to meet you.

The role

The successful candidate will be an integral member of the Enterprise Security & Risk team. Reporting to the Team Lead, Security Advisory the successful candidate will be focused on conducting enterprise wide security risk assessments, overseeing risk remediation activities, as well as being involved with other team members in executing the security awareness plan.

The Security Advisory team is a business facing team focused on managing security risks related to such initiatives as Enterprise Risk, Information Technology Projects, Operational Initiatives, etc. This position will appeal to an individual seeking a key contributor role in a fast-paced, team environment that offers breadth of influence and a connection to the rest of the organization.

A typical day

• Executing threat risk and vulnerability analysis (TRVA) to enable project and operational teams to security manage risks to an appropriate level
• Provide technical leadership in the execution of TRVA engagements and provide support to junior staff
• Independently consults with and provide guidance to sponsors, control owners, solutions architects and operational teams to ensure that security and risk are appropriately managed
• Find the most efficient and effective way to the reduce the risk to an acceptable level by providing stakeholders with multiple options
• Provide effective and concise reporting of risk to leadership, project and operational teams
• Like all employees, individual is accountable for all activities performed using Shaw information systems, customer and employee data, and their behavior with respect to physical assets and locations

Your skills/experience

• 3-5 years in a security role or similar role
• Previous experience conducting risk assessments (software and physical)
• Previous experience conducting IT audits considered an asset
• Previous experience in Law Enforcement considered an asset
• Working knowledge of security concepts
• Skilled in risk identification and management
• Excellent analytical skills
• Creative approach to problem solving
• Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
• Proven capability to manage to deadlines within budget to deliver quality results
• Strong interpersonal skills, including interviewing, listening, presentation and written communication
• Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
• Excellent relationship and team-building skills
• A proven team player & ability to interact and work with people with a variety of backgrounds and at different levels within the organization
• Effective negotiating, influencing and mediating skills

Education and Credentials:
• Post-Secondary education (e.g., Computer science degree or diploma-based program)
• Threat Risk Vulnerability Assessment (TRVA) training
• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation considered an asset
• Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) designation considered an asset
• Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) designation considered an asset

Other details

• Successful candidate will be required to successfully complete background and credit checks
• Successful candidate may be requested to provide evidence of completion of educational and/or credentials
• This posting will close on July 10th

Posting closing date: July 10, 2020

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.