Director, Cloud Security
Toronto, ON, CA
2d ago
source : SuccessFactors

Requisition ID : 82188

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

The Team

  • Scotiabank’s Information Security & Control (IS&C)’s Cloud Security Advisory Services is responsible for providing advisory services to business lines, subsidiaries and affiliates enabling the achievement of the Bank'
  • s Information Security as it moves to the Public Cloud.

    The role :

  • The Director, Cloud Security Advisory provides guidance to business lines to ensure design, development and implementation of projects and initiatives are in accordance with the Bank'
  • s Information Security Standards and in compliance with industry regulations. The role will manage a team of Advisors assisting business functions in making informed decisions to protect information assets.

    Is this role right for you?

  • You have led a team of senior professionals providing security advisory services.
  • You want to lead complex projects providing security advise to ensure information security risk are mitigated.
  • You thrive in solutioning for multiple security domains (Security Management, Security Engineering, Identity and Access Management, etc.).
  • You excel in reviewing documents (Security Design) and creating assessment documents (Threat Risk Assessment).
  • You are passionate in new technologies and enjoy the challenges of implementing security controls to protect them.
  • Working on different types of projects (from large complex to simple) is a part of your DNA.
  • 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 possess advanced communication (verbal / written / presentation) skills in English. The same in Spanish is a strong asset.
  • You have at least 5 years of hands-on technical working experience in performing threat risk assessments on complex applications and network environments.
  • You have at least 5 years of hands-on technical working experience with security controls / mechanisms.
  • You have used industry leading productivity tools to produce quantitative / qualitative reports; data flow diagrams & visual presentations.
  • Post-secondary education in Computer Science or in a related field.
  • Certifications (CISSP, CISM, CCSP, CRISC) are nice to have.
  • Key Job Accountabilities :

    Providing the following functions to Scotiabank’s Cloud Initiatives, including Platform Organization (Plato), Internal Cloud and the regional Digital Factories :

  • Provide Advisory work and conduct Threat Risk Assessments on large high-profile initiatives.
  • Reviewing and managing Threat Risk Assessments and Advisory work on specific applications and infrastructure associated with Scotiabank’s Cloud Initiatives ensuring that controls are adequate, meet Bank standards, and enable business objectives.
  • Provide Quality Assurance on Threat Risk Assessments as required for Cloud initiatives.
  • Provide support on how to apply the Bank's portfolio of standards to the technology footprint of Scotiabank’s Cloud offering.
  • Provide oversight over the specific line of business security posture, ensuring that all tools available to detect and remediate security risks have been applied.
  • Provide oversight over vulnerability management remediation activities for the Enterprise Cloud Line of Business.
  • Conduct industry reviews and benchmarking exercises to ensure our controls are aligned with our peers, emerging threats, and available mitigation strategies.
  • Working directly with the Digital Factory Teams and their initiatives from an Information Security perspective.
  • Providing relationship management function primarily to the Enterprise Cloud team from an Information Security perspective.
  • What's in it for you?

  • While our focus is on finding someone to support Cloud Security, 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 downtown Toronto is freshly renovated with a design focus on enabling collaboration through both environment and technology.
  • 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 : Toronto

    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.

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    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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