Information Security Manager – 360insights – Whitby, ON

Information Security Manager – 360insights – Whitby, ON.

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  • Ability to analyze and identify security solutions based on the latest industry best practices.
  • Perform triage, analysis, response, and remediation for cybersecurity intrusion alerts, web application and server attacks, insider threats, and malware infections.
  • Analyze security risks, make recommendations, and oversee resolutions.
  • Oversee and maintain operation of the enterprise GRC platform.
  • Analyze industry threat intelligence feeds for relevance and potential impact to the production environment.
  • Oversee and report on application and Infrastructure vulnerability assessments and related remediation efforts.
  • Oversee and report on static and dynamic security code analysis and related remediation efforts.
  • Work with diverse IT and business teams to assist in the mitigation of identified threats or vulnerabilities.
  • Prepare executive reports based on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of security related system and process enhancements.
  • Conduct and oversee internal audit initiatives involving production infrastructure and applications.
  • Work with the 360insights team to support external compliance audits.
  • Analyze and refine enterprise security training measures for team members.
  • Participate as a supporting resource on security or IT enhancement projects as needed.

Skills and Experience

  • Working experience with cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Knowledge of Agile, DevOps and Scrum development methodologies.
  • Knowledge of IT frameworks and prevalent security standards such as SOC2, ISO27001, NIST SP-800, etc.
  • Experience with logging, monitoring, and alerting (i.e. SIEM) technologies, such as Wireshark, Splunk, or SolarWinds.
  • Experience using DLP and Endpoint Protection solutions.
  • Strong understanding of enterprise-level networks and TCP/IP networking protocols.
  • Experience with vulnerabilities and exploit methods, such as DDoS, XSS attacks, SQL injection and how to recognize attacks in-progress.
  • Solid understanding of the OWASP Top 10.
  • Understanding of next generation firewalls and related security concepts.
  • Independent working abilities, i.e., experience taking ownership of problems and working on projects involving multiple resources.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate and interact effectively with technical professionals as well as users and others who are non-technical experts.
  • Strong customer service orientation, with a demonstrated ability to listen and interpret as well as establish and maintain effective relationships with team members.
  • High level of analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to perform root cause analysis.
  • Ability to plan and manage time effectively, multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment.
  • College-level Diploma or University Degree in a related field.
  • Professional certifications, e.g. SANS, CISSP, CISA, CISM and/or CCSP.
  • 5-7 years of progressive experience in similar roles.

Nice to Have

  • Experience with cloud IT architectures and platform technologies including APIs, microservices, CI/CD orchestration tools etc.
  • Hands-on security penetration testing expertise.
  • Previous experience in a SOC analyst role.
  • Experience with conducting and/or managing threat risk or privacy impact assessment engagements.
  • Working experience with data protection regulations including GDPR, CCPA and PIPEDA.