Directeur, Sécurité de l'information et Risques

Telecon Inc - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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The Sr. Manager, Information Security, key responsibility is to ensure secure IT security operations of Telecon’s systems, processes and good understanding of information security risks. You will be responsible for maintaining, evolving, and expanding telecon cyber security program, while positioning the organization to be nimble and ready to respond to the ever-changing security landscape. This individual will also be responsible for directing the strategy, operations of the Information Security Program.

We are looking for the rare person who:
Is organized, Agile and can work in a highly collaborative setting;
Can present new ideas and defend their point of view in a group setting;
Has a thirst to learn new concepts in a constantly evolving domain;
Discovered a passion for security;
Wanting to join a young and hungry team near the ground floor of a cybersecurity practice.


Lead, develop and coach a small team of security analysts
Lead the development, evolution and delivery of the security program
Manage the day-to-day security operational activities such as vulnerability assessment, penetration test, triaging incidents, and manage access to systems
Provide technical knowledge and analysis of information protection, to include applications; operating systems; Internet and Intranet; physical security; networks; risk assessment; privacy, critical infrastructure continuity and contingency planning; security awareness and training.
Review and approve security policies, controls and cyber incident response planning
Review investigations after breaches or incidents, including impact analysis and recommendations for avoiding similar vulnerabilities
Maintain a current understanding the IT threat landscape
Ensure compliance with the changing laws and applicable regulations
Translate that knowledge to identification of risks and actionable plans to protect the business
Manage employees, contractors and vendors involved in IT security
Provide training and mentoring to security team members and colleagues
Constantly update the cyber security strategy to leverage new technology and threat information
Brief the IT and executive teams on status and risks, including taking the role of champion for the overall strategy
Communicate best practices and risks to all parts of the business, outside IT.


Training in IT or related fields
Security and networking certifications (Security+, Cisco CCNA etc.) are an advantage.
Proven cyber security, compliance, audit and risk management related experience in a management position preferable
Relationship building and communication skills to help ensure that new policies and procedures gain the support, they need to be adopted by the organization
Knowledge of Cyber Security and Cloud services (AWS, Azure or GCP)
Understanding of IT compliance and frameworks and regulatory standards (ISO 27001, CoBIT, ITIL, SOX, Trust Principles etc.)
Understanding of corporate security policies and procedures best practices.
Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Security or related experience
Professional certifications are an asset: CISSP, CISA, CISM, or CRISC.
Experience with security and compliance
Knowledge of Canadian and US privacy practices.


Founded in 1967, Telecon leverages its national presence and network of over 4,000 professionals to design, build and connect telecommunications networks nationwide. Our end-to-end service offering includes engineering, locating, construction, installation and maintenance of underground, aerial, indoors and wireless telecommunications networks. Driven by a desire to remain the industry leader, our team is committed to offering turnkey solutions and targeted, dedicated, superior quality services, on time and on budget, to meet our customers’ needs and requirements. Our seasoned and innovative professionals working across Canada are passionate about their work, keen to delighting our customers and strongly committed to health and safety.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.