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Title:  Intermediate Information Security Analyst




Requisition ID: 90748


Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.


The Team
As part of the Scotiabank’s Cyber Security Operations Centre (CSOC), Global Incident Response is responsible for protecting Scotiabank’s assets and networks globally through the Security Operation Center (SOC). This involves 24/7 security monitoring and response of the company’s information processed through joint venture / strategic alliances and third-party arrangements; ensuring that customer information continues to be protected as expected. 


The role
Global Incident Response Analyst will work to protect Scotiabank’s assets and networks globally through the Security Operation Center (SOC). Reporting to the Senior Manager of the SOC, the Global Incident Response Analyst will respond to security events generated by the Security Information & Event Monitoring (SIEM) platform as well as events as reported by employees, customers, and discovered through the Threat Intelligence team.


Is this role right for you?

  • You are passionate about utilizing your technical knowledge to perform cybersecurity investigations using various analytical methods.
  • You thrive in using different solutions to enhance the company’s global security monitoring and threat intelligence programs.
  • You excel in using available intrusion detection infrastructure to detect and remediates threats.
  • You enjoy investigating and reviewing suspicious activities (E.g. Phishing) reported by customers or other employees of the bank.
  • You enjoy taking part in initiatives to contribute to the strategic direction for security related technologies or other controls that need to be put in place to reduce the threat levels to the company.
  • You thrive in effectively breaking down complex technology knowledge & communicating same to non-technical people.


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

  • You possess advanced communication (verbal/written/presentation) skills in English. The same in Spanish is a strong asset.
  • You have atleast 1 year of hands-on technical working experience in performing any of network security, information security, network and IT support or any other related fields.
  • You have developed capabilities in prioritizing and completing assigned tasks in a timely manner and provide oversight and training to other less experienced team members.
  • You have a working knowledge of various network principles, cyber security concepts, investigation procedures, and adversary techniques.
  • You have a strong analytical and problem resolution skills.
  • You can demonstrated ability to conduct investigations across multiple security technologies
  • Post-secondary education in Computer Science or in a related field.

What's in it for you?

  • While our focus is on finding someone to support Enterprise technologies, we are part of a global information security team that supports various business lines globally.  As a team we have the opportunity to work on various applications and complex project.
  • Our primary office in Scarborough is freshly renovated with a design focus on enabling collaboration through both environment and technology.
  • Onsite cafeteria plus complimentary hot beverage stations in the workplace.
  • Minutes by TTC bus from Warden subway station on Line 2.
  • Free employee shuttle service connecting the IT campus with nearby GO stations.
  • Free onsite & offsite employee parking with charging stations for electric vehicles onsite
  • Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world.
  • We foster an environment of innovation and continuous learning.
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (pension & Employee Share Ownership), generous vacation; health/medical/wellness benefits; employee banking privileges.


Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Scarborough 

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.


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.