Security Database Analyst

Sun Life Financial - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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À la Financière Sun Life, nous travaillons ensemble, nous partageons les mêmes valeurs et nous encourageons la croissance et la réussite. Nous offrons divers parcours de carrière qui requièrent une grande variété de talents et de compétences. Empruntez le parcours qui vous fera briller.

Description de poste:
Role Summary:
The candidate will be a member of the Database Security Operations (DSO) within Data Management Services (DMS). The primary role will be as part of the Database Security Operations team within DMS. The Database Security team provides operational security oversight for MS SQL Server, Oracle DB, Postgres, MongoDB, DB2 and Hadoop environments supported by the DMS department. Security oversight duties include stewardship of the Infosphere Guardium environment for Data Activity Monitoring and Data Encryption, SOX compliance, internal security initiatives affecting DMS etc. Segregation of duties from a security perspective are fully in place so although the successful candidate will not have access to the production database environment, they will work closely with the infrastructure and client DBAs when required.

The database teams in the DMS area have members in Canada, the US and India supporting a wide range of distributed applications. All team members must have the ability to provide 7x24 rotational on-call duties, after hour change support and support disaster recovery test weekends. The eligible candidate will be required to carry a cell phone, laptop and provide guaranteed coverage from home on a rotational basis.

What will you do?

Strong understanding of database and data security principles
Strong understanding of database concepts and principles.
Strong understanding of security frameworks, tools and methodologies
Strong understanding of functions and features of a major DBMS (Oracle DB, MS SQL Server etc.)
Ability to understand database architectures that supports business requirements
Ability to define a work breakdown structure.
Ability to lead projects that involve others to deliver on database initiatives
Ability to clearly and concisely provide oral and written communication
Organizational skills with the ability to handle several tasks efficiently
Ability to define and execute on proof of concept initiatives
What you need to succeed

Operational custodian of all aspects of the Guardium Database Activity Monitoring (DAM), Guardium Data Encryption and Vulnerability Assessment (VA) infrastructure
Establish, implement security best practices within the database environment, including but not limited to hardening scripts, audit documents, compliance filings, etc.
SOX and HIPPA compliance reporting
Maintain an up-to-date understanding of database vulnerabilities and emerging threats
Monitor database environment for adherence to security standards
Participate and contribute to projects throughout the project lifecycle
Work with other Database Administrators (DBA’s) or Developers in defining requirements
Performance analysis, monitoring, troubleshooting and resolution of issues within Guardium security suite
Support project development following documented standards, policies and procedures (Change Management Process)
Occasional participation in after-hours and weekend support of production implementations, infrastructure activities, and various disaster recovery exercises
Working closely with other team members, technical/team leads, management, specialized IT areas and application support teams to ensure consistent delivery and quality of database services
Develop platform specific stored procedures, functions and scripts to support internal processes and improve system security
Evaluation of functionality and features within database support products
Contribute ideas for best practice, process, and innovative solution improvements
Organize and monitor personal workload and escalate to manager when issues arise
Administrative intake process support

Preferred skills:
University level degree in Computer Science or related information technology degree/diploma
Industry security certification such as CISSP or CRISC
Experience with IBM Infosphere Guardium DAM, Guardium Data Encryption and VA tools or similar toolkits
Experience Administering Intrusion Prevention, Privilege Identity Management (PIM), or SIEM systems
Working Experience with Cloud database technologies and services in AWS
Knowledge and experience in incident management and security investigations
Experience securing Hadoop environments
Experience monitoring diverse environments such as Oracle, MS-SQL, DB2/Z, IMS, especially in relation to Guardium
Major DBMS certification
Microsoft Powershell, Ansible or other platform specific scripting tool
Knowledge of DBMS support tools for platform of primary knowledge
Some knowledge of data-mapping and logical and physical data modeling
Passion for database administration and security as a career

What’s in it for you:
Competitive salary and bonus structure influenced by market range data
Pension, stock and savings programs to help build and enhance your future financial security
A common sense dress code, where you dictate how you dress based on your day
An environment of continuous learning and improvement
L’échelle du salaire de base est pour l’emplacement principal du poste affiché. Elle peut varier selon l’emplacement du candidat sélectionné et d’autres facteurs. En plus du salaire de base, les employés admissibles de la Financière Sun Life participent à différents programmes de rémunération incitative, dont le montant octroyé est discrétionnaire et dépend du rendement de l’employé et de la compagnie. Certains postes de vente participent à des programmes de rémunération incitative basés sur les résultats de vente individuels ou de groupe.

Depuis toujours, la diversité et l'intégration sont au cœur des valeurs de la Financière Sun Life. Nous croyons qu'un effectif diversifié ayant des points de vue variés et des idées créatives est avantageux pour nos clients, pour les collectivités où nous exerçons nos activités, ainsi que pour nous tous, en tant que collègues. Nous accueillons avec enthousiasme les candidatures de personnes compétentes provenant de tous les horizons.

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Échelle salariale:
55,500/55 500 - 91,600/91 600

Catégorie d'emploi:
Services technologiques - TI

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