Posted: 
2021-10-26
Job Type: 
Full Time
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Education
Job Location: 
Brantford

BRANT HALDIMAND NORFOLK CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD Personnel: Non-Union

Effective Date: Immediately ROLE DESCRIPTION:

IT Security Analyst

REPORTS TO:

Manager of Information Technology Services

WORK LOCATION AND WORK TIME(S): Catholic Education Centre and Designated Board sites, with frequent travel to all schools and sites as required

Works a regular thirty-five hour [35] week, Monday to Friday, 12 months; possible after hours/weekends as required

The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board is seeking an IT Security Analyst. The IT Security Analyst is accountable to the Manager of Information Technology Services and is responsible to provide leadership, resource support, guidance/counsel and training for information technology security across the Board.

Given the central nature of Business Services, it is imperative the IT Security Analyst works in collaboration and cooperation with schools and other departments to build and execute security oversight mechanisms of the Board to make certain that efficient and effective practices are active.PREREQUISITES FOR POSITION: Diploma in Information Technology Networking, Security or related field or equivalent.

Minimum of five (5) years related IT experience including supporting enterprise networks or information systems security and implementing best practices for improved efficiencies. Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certificate. Candidates currently working towards certification will also be considered.

Excellent planning and organizational skills with experience in the effective management of multiple projects and demonstrated ability to successfully complete tasks.

Demonstrate personal initiative, sound judgement, strong interpersonal, organization, and communication skills with the ability to function effectively and collaboratively with various employee groups and outside agencies.

Strong analytical skills with a commitment to accuracy and attention to detail.

Working knowledge of the O365 Security and Compliance centres, Tenable IO security software and experience in securing an O365 environment.

Familiarity and understanding of the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology (COBIT) frameworks Valid driver license and vehicle.

KEY JOB REQUIREMENTS: Monitor Board networks (school and office) for security breaches and investigate violations as necessary. Establish and maintain district Cyber Security Response Plan and be a key member of district Cyber Security Response Team.

Recommend additional security solutions or enhancements to existing solutions to improve overall enterprise security.

Perform technical IT security evaluations, network penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and coordinate the execution of these within the corporate context, as well as oversee the remediation activities associated with vulnerability findings.

Monitor and research current trends of malware and intrusions and recommend enhancements to current security protection systems.

Recommend Information Technology security and emergency measures policies and procedures.

Maintain and operate information security technologies including, but not limited to, Network Intrusion Prevention Systems, Enterprise Anti-Virus Systems, Enterprise Host Intrusion Prevention Systems, Firewalls, Patch Management Systems, End Point Encryption, and Security Incident Management Systems.

Monitor firewall logs, intrusion prevention logs, and network traffic for unusual or suspicious activity.

Recommend, schedule, and apply fixes and security patches to information security technologies and end-user computing devices as necessary.

Assist in overseeing the creation and monitoring of policies, procedures and associated plans for information security and access controls based on industry best practice and managerial direction.

Participates in both project and operationally focused initiatives regarding end user security protection technologies and implementing standards/processes.

Operationalize Internal Audit, Compliance, and security architectural guidelines, standards, for IT Security, implementing and communicating standard tools and practices.

Participate in selected sub-committees of the IT Governance Council and IT Audit Committee Other duties as assigned by the Manager of Information Technology Services.

About us:

The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board provides a Christ-centered education to over 11,000 students.

We employ over 700 teachers who are supported by a team of consultants, principals and administrators. Over 300 non-academic staff ensure that the best possible facilities, supports and resources are available to teachers, students and this system.

Applications, along with your resume and other supporting documents must be submitted through Apply to Education www.applytoeducation.com.

If you require accommodation for reasons of disability in the application or interview process, please inform our Human Resources department at resumes@bhncdsb.ca or 519-756-6505. The application package is available in accessible formats upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Applications must include: Cover Letter

Resume