The Security Analyst – Incident Response’s overall role is to operate information security controls, assist IT teams and business users in maintaining compliance with Our client Group information security standards and policies and reducing operational risks to Our client.Specific responsibilities include operating security tools and controls, leading or supporting in information security incidents resolution, and providing support on information security related matters to IT and business users. This is an on call rotating position.AdvantagesThe incumbent will have experience with Information Technology and solid level knowledge of Information Security principles. The incumbent will also experience in one of more of these areas: triaging IT security risks such as phishing or data loss; conducting threat analysis of existing or emerging cyber risk; and/or, performing threat hunting to identify existing IT security risks related to system, applications, and data.ResponsibilitiesOperate information security controls in an effective manner, to reduce operational risks.Address daily requests from IT and business users on security related matters and take leadership to resolve.Take ownership of incidents where applicable and provide summaries and reports to management.Ensure adequate and timely resolutions to all audit/review issues assigned to the team.Provide the required support to management on matters related to information security.React on daily information security incidents and be available on call as required and on a rotational matter.Conduct investigations and provide recommendations based on incident outcome.Support implementation of Incident Response related controls on a continuous basisQualificationsAt least 4 years’ experience working in enterprise IT environments and/or incident response, preferably in a large financial institution.Demonstrated ability to establish effective working relationships and collaborative work approaches with both internal and external peers.Active pursing or obtained a recognized information security certification, such as CISCP, OSCP, CIH, CHFI etc.Strong technical skills, knowledge of network protocols and network communication principles, understanding of vulnerabilities and remediation techniques.Experience reviewing, analyzing, discussing, explaining, and reporting cyber threats and results.Strong interpersonal skills, ability to respond to multiple incidents simultaneously and in a prioritized matter.Excellent communications skills including preparing briefings, presentations, and oral status reports.Triaging security alerts and phishing emails to determine potential risk and assess priority.Conduct research and engage internal & external stakeholders to determine potential threat and impact from an existing or emerging threat.SummaryUniversity Degree.in Computer Science or Computer EngineeringInsurance industry specific background would be an asset.A background in information security operations and threat and vulnerability managementWhat you’ll get Competitive rewards package including base compensation, eligibility for annual bonus, retirement savings, share plan, health benefits, personal wellness, and volunteer opportunities.Exceptional Career Development opportunities.We’ll support your professional development education.Randstad Canada is committed to fostering a workforce reflective of all peoples of Canada. As a result, we are committed to developing and implementing strategies to increase the equity, diversity and inclusion within the workplace by examining our internal policies, practices, and systems throughout the entire lifecycle of our workforce, including its recruitment, retention and advancement for all employees. In addition to our deep commitment to respecting human rights, we are dedicated to positive actions to affect change to ensure everyone has full participation in the workforce free from any barriers, systemic or otherwise, especially equity-seeking groups who are usually underrepresented in Canada's workforce, including those who identify as women or non-binary/gender non-conforming; Indigenous or Aboriginal Peoples; persons with disabilities (visible or invisible) and; members of visible minorities, racialized groups and the LGBTQ2+ community.Randstad Canada is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace for all its candidates and employees by supporting their accessibility and accommodation needs throughout the employment lifecycle. We ask that all job applications please identify any accommodation requirements by sending an email to email@example.com to ensure their ability to fully participate in the interview process.