|Job Ref:||4969d5fa3||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||Ontario||City:||Markham||Address:||Post Date:||15/10/2016 23:24|
Summary:The position of Information Security Analyst II will report to the Manager, IT Security in support of the Information Security Program. The position will be responsible for various operational and implementation type of tasks in maintaining and improving the IT-Security NA DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIESMonitors multiple computing environments to detect, validate and respond to malicious activity, security events, unauthorized access or use of information assets; develop solutions to prevent future re-occurrences and find innovative ways to enforce security policies and NA in monitoring various security administrative consoles as well as IT related administrative consoles in an effort to determine root causes for security events (Next-Gen FW, Remote Access VPN, Anti-Malware, Anti-spam, endpoint hardening).Creatively and independently provide resolution to security problems in a cost-effective NA and communicate any and all security risks associated with any and all purchases or practices performed by the NA as 3rd tier support for network infrastructure resolution NA in security initiatives and proof of concepts with vendors, utilizing critical analytical skills to advise management on best solution fit into NA security best practices and architectural recommendations as they align to written policies, guidelines or NA continual updates to technical security policies to help enforce written documented security policies and NA with Infrastructure teams, DB admins and Network Administrators in implementing and enforcing security technical best NA informed on trends and issues in the security industry, including current and emerging technologies EDUCATION, JOB-RELATED YEARS OF EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONSHigh school completion plus a specialized technical or business courseCommunity college diploma or equivalent training (e.g. RPA, CET)University graduation or professional certification (e.g. P. Eng, CMA, CGA or equivalent courses)More than three years up to five years KNOWLEDGE & SKILLSUniversity Degree or College Diploma equivalent in a technology NA considered a strong asset, with other Security industry technical certifications (CEH, GIAC, Security+, OSCP) also helpful.5-10 years experience in IT-Security specific NA level understanding of LAN/WAN technologies, TCP/IP stack, OSI layerKnowledge of security attack methodologies and understanding of the anatomy of an NA understanding of core Microsoft technologies such as Active Directory, MS NA and adaptable to taking on various roles, both on a technical level and operational NA technical aptitude in compromise kill-chain cycles, innate ability to think like a malicious NA ability to apply IT in solving security NA analytical and problem solving skills, excellent interpersonal NA individual, with a willingness to learn and apply new NA understanding of project management NA verbal and written communication skills. Licenses and/or Professional AccreditationCISSP
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