Director of Security

Competitive
Permanent
Toronto
04 Mar 2020
BBBH755327

Our client, an international reinsurance company located in downtown Toronto is looking for a passionate individual, as their Director of Security.

This person will ensure the security of their information, data and systems. They are looking for an experience individual who has a strong oversight of information systems and be experienced in the implementation of security protocols and control.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with IT, Risk and their external partners to develop a Incident Response and Disaster Recovery plans.
  • Be a subject matter expert in Information security. Develop security strategies for all the information and data assets.
  • Liaise closely with IT and risk and compliance partners in securing our information assets

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer engineering, computer science or a relevant field
  • 5+ years relevant industry experience in implementing information security procedures and protocols
  • Demonstrated experience in security risk and compliance management
  • Sound knowledge of internationally recognized information security standards (ISO/IEC 27000 family)
  • Experience with cloud based information security
  • Demonstrated experience in remediating information security gaps
  • A minimum of 2 active information security designations (CRISC, CISM, CISSP, CEH,CISA)
  • Sound knowledge of regulatory compliance and data privacy requirements (GDPR, PIPEDA, PCi/DSS, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills

Reshmi Nair's picture
Technology Recruiter |Security and DevOps, Toronto
Toronto | rnair@morganmckinley.com