Cybersecurity Analyst - Junior

Category: Cyber Security Consulting
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J0719-1402
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

We offer the opportunity to work with Canada’s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. CGI’s continuous growth is a testament to the confidence clients place in them and to the dedication of their professionals. At CGI, all employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability.



Members at CGI are building their own company – in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients – and for members; that’s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders.



We are expanding our Cybersecurity and Privacy Consulting Team in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team. As a Cybersecurity Specialist in the Atlantic Business Unit you will use your expertise to provide our clients with informed and substantiated recommendations in regard to mitigation of risks to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their Information Communication and Technology (ICT) assets.

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Identifying, assessing, and documenting, in detail, the risks to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the client's ICT assets;

• Develop and present recommended solutions to clients to mitigate the risks to the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their ICT assets;

• Contribute to clients’ project teams by recommending cybersecurity components as part of ICT architecture and design;

• Assist clients in developing and implementing frameworks to measure, monitor and manage their cybersecurity posture;

• Participate in workshops with internal and external stakeholders;

• Collaborate with client/ project resources (including vendor resources) on strategies and plans;

• Assist clients in the development and implementation of Cybersecurity policies, standards and guidelines; and,

• Assist clients in the development and implementation of Cybersecurity education plans and materials.



Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• 1 year of progressive experience as a Cybersecurity/ Information Security Analyst.

• A completed, recognized 2-year technical diploma or a university degree in Cybersecurity/Computer Science/Information Technology or similar real world experience in an IT industry.

• Working knowledge of NIST-CSF and ISO27001.

• Ability to work under pressure with multiple priorities.

• Ability to work in a team environment.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Attributes:

• Customer focused; sensitive to customer needs

• Communicates ideas in both technical and user-friendly language

• Excellent listener with strong interpersonal skills

• Self-motivated and directed

• Excels in a high-pressure and fast paced environment

• Quick learner, quick starter, problem solver, team player

Nice to Have:

• Master’s degree in Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Information Security or similar.

• CISSP, CISA, CISM, CTIA, GSEC, CCP or equivalent certification.

• Experience documenting and presenting policies, standards and guidelines.

• Experience documenting and presenting analysis and assessment reports.

• Experience documenting and presenting ICT architecture and network designs.

• Familiarity with delivery of professional consulting services.

• Experience in developing comprehensive reports for executive-level leadership.



Build your career with us.



It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.



At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.



Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.



Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.



No unsolicited agency referrals please.



CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.

Skills

  • Technical Architecture
  • Technical Analysis
  • Security Administration
  • Identity and Access Mgt (IAM)
  • Security Audit
  • Security Assessment
  • Security Architecture
  • Detail-oriented
  • Leadership
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Performs Well Under Pressure
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
  • Communication (Oral/Written)
  • PresentationSkills/PublicSpeak
  • Multi-tasking
  • Business Acumen
  • Client Relationship
  • COBIT
  • Computer Security
  • Incident Response
  • Vulnerability Management(IAVM)
  • Vulnerability Mgmt System(VMS)
  • Vulnerability Testing (IAVT)
  • Information Assurance
  • NIST
  • Vulnerability Assessment(IAVA)
  • Systems Analysis
  • Solutions Architecture
  • Systems Architecture
  • Disaster Rec & ContingencyPlan
  • IT Governance
  • Threat Risk Assessment
  • Cyber
  • Security,Identity,Access Mgmt
  • Web Analytics
  • Network Architecture
  • Software Architecture
  • ISO standards
  • DigitalSigns/DataEncryption
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Public Key Infrastructure

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.