Cybersecurity Specialist

Toronto, ON, CA, M1K5L1


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Requisition ID: 193073

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.


The Team

Scotiabank’s Threat Monitoring & Response (TMR) team is responsible for detecting, monitoring, and investigating threats. We are responsible for the coordination of key programs that impact all divisions within the Cybersecurity Operations (CSOps) organization and all of Information Security & Controls (IS&C).


The Role:

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Global Cyber & Data Investigations the Cybersecurity Specialist works on network environment and data security cases stemming from the bank’s various security controls. The Cybersecurity Investigator works with a variety of technologies and business lines to remediate and contain events that pose a network or data risk to the bank.


Is this role right for you?

  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment coordinating multiple issues and threats that can be occurring simultaneously
  • You love to learn about new threats that can impact both the organization and its customers
  • You are adept at problem solving, collaborating across the organization to solve complex problems
  • You are passionate about good customer service
  • You love to communicate, and thrive on communicating clear, accurate statues on issues, problems and cases
  • You thrive in solutioning for multiple security domains (Security Management, Security Engineering, Identity and Access Management, etc.).
  • You are motivated to build on existing knowledge and are looking to grow your career in cybersecurity
  • You love to collaborate with various business lines, IT support functions and IS&C Control functions.


Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?


  • You have at least 2 year experience working in a Security Operations Centre or as a Cybersecurity Analyst
  • Post-secondary education or a minimum of 5 years professional work experience
  • You possess advanced communication (verbal/written/presentation) skills in English. The same in Spanish is a strong asset.
  • You are familiar with working in large professional organizations
  • You have an understanding of basic computing, networking, and cybersecurity concepts.
  • You are curious about emerging threats and technologies and are interested in applying these to the business
  • You have spent a lot of time learning about the field of cybersecurity, perhaps getting practical hands-on experience at home using publicly-available CTFs and labs
  • Certifications (Sec+, CySA+, Net+, A+, CISSP Associate) are nice to have.


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Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Tags: Banking C CISSP IAM Monitoring

Perks/benefits: Career development Team events

Region: North America
Country: Canada
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