As the Information Security Officer, you will be responsible for providing advanced support in the design, implementation and maintenance of threat and risk assessments. You will provide proactive leadership in determining how risk is measured, communicated and mitigated under the direction of the Corporate Information Security Officer (CISO).
Develop and implement security strategies, plans and budgets under the direction of the CISO.
Work collaboratively with the CISO to develop overall information security policy and standards.
Develop corporate security program-specific activities under the direction of the CISO.
Provide guidance, direction and oversight to the controls within the information security risk framework to support business and operational objectives.
Create, maintain and enforce corporate measures and practices pertaining to risk assessment and procedures.
Measure and communicate the risks and potential mitigation strategies to reduce risk.
Manage major security incidents by actively monitoring and assessing vulnerabilities and exploits to ensure preventative measures are taken to protect the business.
Lead a team in the investigation of risk identification and the tools and practices available to manage them.
Participate in the research, development and implementation of risk standards, policies and procedures and monitor effectiveness.
University degree or two-year college diploma in computer science, business or similar discipline.
Completion of one or more of the following Information Security Management professional designations is preferred:
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Demonstrated record of related continuing education in the Information Technology field.
Seven years in the IT industry with at least four years of risk management experience, including conducting threat and risk assessments.
Knowledge in related IT practices and risk measures.
Strong technical, planning and leadership skills.
Ability to obtain and maintain the required level of security clearance.
Relocation expenses are negotiable.
Internal Number: 2018 E020
About Manitoba Public Insurance
Manitoba Public Insurance is a non-profit provincial Crown corporation that has provided basic automobile coverage since 1971. We are also responsible for driver licensing, automobile registration, and working with Manitobans to reduce risk on our roads. With more than 1,700 employees working in 13 communities across Manitoba, we’re one of the province's top 20 employers. At Manitoba Public Insurance, we value our customers, our people, working together, financial responsibility, and excellence and improvement.