The Government of Canada (GC) is continuing to make great strides in becoming a digital-first organization.
The organization is looking to improve the GC Information Technology (IT) infrastructure and the user experience by consolidating, modernizing, and standardizing where possible.
Priorities to support the delivery of government-wide digital transformation include :
Ensuring the Government’s network is secure, fast and reliable.
Providing public servants, the digital tools they need and that support a modern workplace.
Helping to ensure the health of government systems and the modernization of applications by moving data to the Cloud or modern data centres; and
Enabling government-wide transformations through the creation of standards, revised services, and a new funding model.
Infrastructure Security Operations (ISO) is responsible for planning, designing, building, operating and maintaining effective, efficient and responsive cyber and IT security infrastructure to protect GC data and technology assets.
ISO delivers technical safeguards that protect the government network systems and services by detecting and preventing unauthorized access, misuse, modification and denial of network-accessible resources and data.
ISO provides protection through perimeter / border defense services, intrusion detection and prevention services, wired / wireless protection services and web filtering services.
End-point protection and security monitoring are done through anti-virus / malware services, end-point management services, event logging and auditing services, and compliance threat and vulnerability assessment infrastructure services.
The ISO directorate also provides enterprise-level authentication services to both GC employees and external client communities such as Canadian citizens and businesses.
Enterprise Mandated Services comprise Internal and External Credential Management, Government of Canada Internal Credential Management services, Management of Identity, Credential Authentication, and Public Key Infrastructure.
Tasks include :
Develop, review, and manage business requirements
Plan, coordinate, capture and follow up on meetings for business requirements gathering along with their prioritization, associated business impact, costs / cost models and business dependencies
Perform analysis of the business requirements to identify and document roles and responsibilities
Perform analysis of the business requirements to identify and document information, procedures and decision flows, and associated policies
Capture the current use cases associated with the business requirements
Obtain and manage formal written approvals of the business requirements specification document
Establish acceptance test criteria with client
Support and use the selected departmental methodologies
Document, review with stakeholders and track actions and meetings decisions
Identify and document current state business processes (business or operations).
Provide guidance to technical architects and developers to meet the requirements.
Develop presentations for stakeholders or senior executives.
Perform business analysis of functional requirements to identify information, procedures, and decision flows
Identify and evaluate existing procedures, methods, and items such as database content and structure.
Define and document interfaces of manual to automated operations within application subsystems, to external systems and between new and existing systems
Working with various stakeholders and other sources to understand and identify all requirements information that is relevant to the project.
Facilitates cross-functional meetings and exercises to verify current state, to capture requirements and to ensure security project(s) alignment to existing transformation initiatives / programs Planning and implementing all requirements-related activities, including elicitation, validation, reporting status, resolving conflicts, and gaining approval
Develops and manages detailed business and functional requirements for project(s), by preparing use cases, data models, and capturing existing business rules from various forms of documentation such as process maps and interviews with subject matter experts.
Organizing, structuring, and understanding the elicited requirements; putting them into an appropriate form, and performing necessary verification and validation on them Managing the requirements themselves, including requirements change control and scope control
Assists in detailed design and development by maintaining To-Be process models, undertaking issues analysis and ensuring security and technical teams understand the underlying business objectives and functional capabilities required for project success
Expertise and Skills
Business Analysis, Business Analyst >
Must-have : Please list 2 examples of projects where you have identified / documented current state processes in a security-focused capacity