Desjardins Group is the largest cooperative financial group in Canada, and one of the largest employers in the country. It offers a full range of financial products and services and is home to a wealth of expertise in property and casualty insurance, life and health insurance, wealth management, services for businesses of all sizes, securities brokerage, asset management, venture capital, and secure, leading-edge virtual access methods.
Job Level NV-10
As a senior IT security advisor, you help protect IT hardware, software and data against modification, destruction, and accidental or unauthorized disclosure. You also assist in authentication and access control by designing, administering and controlling proven security systems. You analyze IT system vulnerabilities and implement protective measures to back up, restore and secure systems.
You lead development projects and complex, highly innovative strategic initiatives, such as the development of IT security standards and policies. Your initiatives require extensive knowledge of your specialty area.
You make recommendations on the planning and execution of operationally and conceptually complex projects and initiatives that require comprehensive analysis and understanding of the organization and line of business. Coordination is critical, so you interact with stakeholders working in many other fields. Interpersonal savvy is therefore essential.
You serve as specialist advisor and subject matter expert, as well as resource person and coach for decision-making bodies.
More specifically, you help the team to analyze and diagnose complex IT security issues or situations. You provide advice in accordance with the rules of your discipline and make proposals for optimizing standards and recommendations to improve security solution architectures. You propose appropriate implementation plans based on an automated deployment approach. Your general knowledge of IT contributes to the implementation of various IT solutions that comply with security standards and targets.
Other working conditions
Other combinations of qualifications and relevant experience may be considered.
Knowledge of Jira for managing and monitoring stories and backlogs
Knowledge of the security framework (MITRE ATT&CK)
Desjardins Cross-sector skills
Action oriented, Collaborates, Customer Focus, Innovation
Key competencies for the job
Interpersonal Savvy, Strategic mindset
1050, Côte du Beaver Hall Montréal