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Senior Cyber Security Specialist


Etobicoke  |  Full-time (Non-union)  |  Information Technology
Senior Cyber Security Specialist
Full-time (Non-union)
Information Technology
Etobicoke
Our rich history is a big part of who we are.  With historic roots dating back over 135 years, Woodbine is steeped in tradition. We have been the engine that drives the Ontario horse racing industry. From King’s and Queen’s trips to Canada, anniversaries and unforgettable horse races, we have been creating winning experiences for all our guests.

We are currently on an amazing 20-year journey to ‘build a city within a city’ and transform the largest privately held land in Toronto into one of Canada’s premiere entertainment destinations.  This journey will unlock the value of approximately 700 acres of land, leading to job creation and the revitalization of our communities, while enhancing our ability to share the thrill of horse-racing and cementing our place as an entertainment powerhouse. 
  
We need dedicated people to join our cause. Be part of Woodbine Entertainment and get inspired to make work awesome!

Our Values & Beliefs
 
| WOW EVERY GUEST | OWN IT! | LISTEN & CONNECT – PEOPLE MATTER | FUEL THE FUN & PASS IT ON | TRUST IN OUR TEAM | #WE CARE | PURSUE YOUR POTENTIAL |BE BOLD| BE ALL IN | 

As a senior Cybersecurity Specialist you provide guidance, assess risks, identify potential security gaps and mitigate risks to protect the organization. Implementing and maintaining security Controls and developing information security related policies will be key components of this position. Conducting technical assessments, architectural review and implementation, assessing vulnerability and risk management will also be key to success.

Responsibilities

•Collaborate on projects and other technology or business partners to create and execute access management for new and existing infrastructure 
•Working closely with internal and external partners to ensure that information security best practices are understood and applied
•Provision access to data and systems appropriately while minimizing impact and risk exposure to the business
•Participate in the design and maintenance of Cybersecurity policies, standards and security guidelines
•Develop and maintain documentation
•Ensure on-call Level 3 support in case of security incidents
•Maintain systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems
•Coach and mentor colleagues to further develop organizational Cybersecurity capabilities
•Mentor staff on Cybersecurity awareness
•Provide on-call support as required

Key Success Factors

•College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science and 5+ years equivalent work experience with a focus on Cyber Security.
•Strong security fundamentals including practical experience with the following: Microsoft M365,  Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Azure Cloud Application Security, Varonis, Trend Micro Endpoint Protection, Conditional Access Control, Autopilot, InTune, Zero Trust
•Broad technical and business understanding of: security architecture, threat management, vulnerability management, computer and data breach incident management, data protection & security, 3rd party/vendor management, security monitoring, cloud security, security operations and administration, access management, security policies and standards, security awareness, business continuity, disaster recovery, IT risk management and controls.
•Strong security fundamentals including practical experience with the following: Microsoft M365,  Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Azure Cloud Application Security, Varonis, Trend Micro Endpoint Protection, Conditional Access Control, Autopilot, InTune, Zero Trust
•Fortinet, Checkpoint, Cisco, Meraki, and other networking hardware
•Certificate management, Endpoint protection, Cloud Security
•Implementation of security policies and incident response plan
•End-user security awareness training
•IT Risk and Control Frameworks, ISO27001

One or more of the following certifications is beneficial:
•CISSP and any GIAC certification or similar certification desirable
•Cisco Certified Network Professional or equivalent
•CompTIA Security+
•Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator: Security
•Associate of (ISC)2