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Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

About Équité Association

As a not-for-profit organization, Équité Association supports Canadian insurers to fight fraud by using advanced analytics, intelligence best practices, and coordinated investigations. Combining expert investigative services and advanced analytics, Équité serves as a unified organization, delivering improved service and fraud analytics for vehicle and cargo recovery. Leveraging relationships with law enforcement, partners and industry organizations, Équité serves as a centre point for insurance crime across all insurers, and is protecting Canadians by working to eradicate insurance fraud and crime. Équité, is invested in diminishing crime in Canada, and protecting all Canadians against exploitation.

The Senior Cybersecurity Analyst, reports to the Director, Head of Cybersecurity and will utilize their proactive analytical skills in IT security investigations and threat detection. This role is crucial in designing, implementing, and ensuring the operational effectiveness of cybersecurity controls to safeguard Équité's data and systems. Équité is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe in empowering our employees to innovate, lead, and push the boundaries of cyber security technologies and practices.

Specific accountabilities include:

  • Monitor, assess, and analyze security log data from diverse security devices, including SIEM, firewalls, endpoint and malware protection, and network servers.
  • Configure custom rules to enhance detection and response capabilities on SIEM and EDR solutions.
  • Lead the Cybersecurity Incident Response team, preparing for and responding to cybersecurity incidents effectively.
  • Conduct cybersecurity tabletop exercises
  • Engage with security service providers, conduct security audits, review alerts, and lead investigative and corrective actions.
  • Develop and maintain KPIs that reflect adherence to security policies and effectiveness.
  • Stay ahead of emerging cybersecurity trends, evolving threats, and advancements in technology, providing actionable insights.
  • Assist in maintaining ISO 27001 compliance.
  • Participate in and lead projects that benefit the organization and enhance partnerships.

Qualifications

  • University degree or college diploma in Information Security, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • At least 5 years in Information Technology, including a minimum of 2 years in a role directly managing information security controls.
  • In-depth understanding of industry security frameworks (e.g., ISO 27001, NIST CSF, NIST 800-53).
  • Advanced knowledge of incident response handling and vulnerability management.
  • Strong knowledge and practical experience managing and operating EDR tools, SIEM tools, & Vulnerability Management Platforms.
  • Exceptional communication skills, coupled with stringent attention to detail.
  • A lifelong learner dedicated to staying at the forefront of cybersecurity challenges and solutions.
  • Highly results-driven and motivated by fast-paced environments.
  • Comfortable working remotely and capable of self-management in a dynamic setting.

We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities. At Équité, we highly value our diversity and inclusion culture and welcome all candidates, including women, BIPOC, LGBTQ2S+ and allies.