Senior Information Security Analyst

Scotiabank - Scarborough, ON (30+ days ago)

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Requisition ID: 73477

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

The Team

Security Assurance Services within Cyber Security Services is responsible for reviewing privileged accesses and configurations on a scheduled basis to identify areas where access and configurations have been changed without cause. This team is responsible for

Ensuring security operation teams adhere to defined processes and procedures, supporting the achievement of the Bank’s information security objectives.
Reviewing operational practices, reporting gaps, and working with the process owners to achieve resolution of any identified deficiencies.
Identifying and managing compliance related issues, tracking of IT risks as well as other key performance indicators.

The Role:
As an Information Security Analyst Senior, the role ensures the protection and integrity of Bank’s critical information and assets. In this role you will:

Review access to systems including Critical Information Assets (CIA).
Validate that access was due to sanctioned and documented activities (e.g. Change Records)
Ensure that configurations are changed with cause and appropriate documentation.
Identify malicious activity.
Conduct detailed, risk-based evaluations/monitoring of Information Technology (IT) controls utilizing the Bank’s information security standards and regulatory requirements
Demonstrate knowledge by providing opinion on the above-mentioned entities’ compliance with information security standards, regulatory requirements and 3rd party agreements.
Is this role right for you?

You have a passion for security compliance and risk, researching, implementing and maintaining effective security controls.
You have an interest to review various alerts and risk ratings for Critical Information and Security Sensitive or High-Risk Events.
You understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
You want to collaborate with the business, along with the technical and operational groups across the Bank to ensure alignment of technical solutions to the business strategy
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?

You have familiarity and experience with several Banking applications and infrastructure environment including, but not limited to IBM mainframe, AS400 and DB2
You have working knowledge within IT key controls and risk assessment concepts
Experience with operational/security risks, threats and potential exposures and potential security breach situations.
Knowledge of audit practices and methodologies.
One or more industry certifications like CISA, CRISC, etc. in a related field is preferred
You have strong communication (verbal/written) and good interpersonal skills to build relationships with internal and external customers.
Post-Secondary education in Computer Science (related field) or 3 plus years of experience in Information Technology or an Audit role.
What's in it for you?

We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
Onsite cafeteria
We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), generous vacation, personal & sick days, personal development funding, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.
Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Toronto

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.