Security Consultant

Category:
Information Technology
Industry:
Software
Type:
Contract
Location:
Mississauga, Ontario
Job ID:
#163838

Our healthcare client is seeking a Security Consultant on a 3 month assignment to start, working out of their Mississauga, ON location.  This position offers a competitive hourly rate and strong possibility of extension past the initial term.

Duties

  • Security issue identification and mitigation: Must quickly obtain an understanding of the Client's business and proactively identify Security concerns/risks from a systems Application Development perspective, PII/PHI business processes perspective and with processes that deal with confidential information
  • New security technologies: Keep current on Security technologies and industry risks/threats, provide feedback and advice on risks and controls, as appropriate, recommending process improvements that reflect best practices
  • Incident management: Provide incident management services for any security related issues/breaches
  • Logging and monitoring: Daily review of Data Loss Prevention content and escalation to appropriate levels of Management
  • Security involvement in projects: Represent Security best practices in Agile development processes for the future delivery of systems solutions
  • Provide feedback and advice on risks and controls, as appropriate, recommending process improvements that reflect best practices
  • Ensure the establishment of effective internal controls over technology reporting within assigned groups by identifying, documenting, and assessing risks and their mitigating controls
  • Manage security exceptions/approvals as required

Qualifications

  • Experience developing, implementing and enforcing security controls
  • Exposure to and understanding of Privacy and Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity and risk assessment
  • Ability to identify and apply new security and audit controls
  • Demonstrated initiative and self-direction, negotiation, conflict resolution, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong technical knowledge including MS Office & General computing technologies (web-based, windows, linux, for both server and desktop environments)
  • Ability to attain/provide evidence of Reliability clearance certification with PWGSC/PSPC an asset
  • background in healthcare or finance would be preferred