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Information Security Specialist 3

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
4 days ago

Fortinet Team is looking for an Information Security Analyst to join Information Security team in Burnaby site. It is a highly technical role assisting the Information Security leadership with daily information security activities, both on an organizational and technical level.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Assist in developing, implementing and maintaining Information Security Management System (ISMS with applicable security policies, processes and practices). Ensure ISO 27001 compliance.
  • Conduct risk and privacy impact assessments to information systems and business processes. Implement risk treatment plan.
  • Collaborate with system administrators to ensure that appropriate controls are installed, operating properly, in accordance with the corporate policies. Conduct periodic audit.
  • Conduct vulnerability scans and system hardening.
  • Collect, review, and analyze security related logs; recognize problems by identifying abnormalities; reporting violations.
  • Investigate events or incidents of apparent security breaches and report to appropriate authorities using corporate procedures.
  • Ensure compliance to required standards, procedures, guidelines and processes.
  • Participate in audits related to security and compliance.

Skills and Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of experience in an information security role.
  • Previous experience in an information system or network administration role.
  • Knowledge and experience working with various information security frameworks (ISO/IEC 27001, NIST 800-53, COBIT5, etc) and regulatory frameworks (SOX, PCI-DSS 3.2, HIPAA, GDPR, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of information security control technologies including access control, cryptography, vulnerability management, SIEM/log management, ID/IPS, and penetration test.
  • Working knowledge and hardening skills on information technologies including Linux, Windows, VMWare, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, etc.
  • Working knowledge of network protocols, DNS, and networking devices - routers, VPNs, proxies, firewalls.
  • SOC/NOC experience desired. Good verbal and written communication skills as well as attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate ability to engage and collaborate with employees, presenting a friendly, approachable demeanor to leverage security to help others succeed.

Educational & Certification Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security or related field;
  • A certification in one or more of the following desirable:
  • ISO 27001 Lead-Audit
  • VCP
  • CCSP


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