Cyber Security Analyst - Toronto CA - Fidelity

Job description

The Cyber security Analyst supports the risk mitigation efforts of Fidelity’s Cyber Defense Operations (CDO) under the Information Security and Technology Risk group in order to safeguard and protect our information assets and critical data from current and emerging Cyber threats. The analyst will apply their skills and knowledge in the day-to-day management Cyber activities including, but not limited to, analyze security logs and systems data to identify anomalous or irregular events; execute Cyber management processes to respond to, investigate and report on identified security incidents; maintenance of various security tools and technologies such as , advanced malware detection, DDoS, IDS/IPS, DLP, Anti-spam as well as other Cyber threat intelligence and vulnerability management capabilities. The ideal candidate has experience of not only using a wide range of technologies to respond to Cyber security events, but diligent upkeep and continuous improvement of Cyber management processes and the tools.

What You Will Do
  • Ensure computing platform compliance with Cybersecurity policies and directives.
  • Use provided tools to perform continual monitoring and analysis of system activity and configure mitigations.
  • Coordinate with other departments to manage and administer the updating of rules and signatures across the information security stack.
  • Identify and recommend actions to address vulnerabilities in the computing environment or inconsistencies in existing security processes.
  • Conduct research, trend analysis, correlation and reporting across a wide variety of internal and external source data sets.
  • Provide timely detection, identification and alerts of possible attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities and distinguish these incidents and events from benign activities.
  • Analyze identified malicious activity in the computing environment to determine weaknesses exploited, exploitation methods and effects on system and information.
  • Review and assess Cybersecurity risks related to third-parties, vendors or other business partners.
  • Support Cybersecurity and Information Security risk assessments.
  • Participate or lead Cybersecurity awareness and training exercises. Advise on Cybersecurity policies, industry standards, best practices and strategies
Expertise You Will Bring
  • 2-3 years of relevant experience in Information Security of Cybersecurity.
  • University degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • CISSP preferred.
  • Proficient and demonstrated experience in managing network security, UNIX and Windows operating systems security and Database security.
  • Excellent knowledge of Cybersecurity methodologies, standards and best practices.
  • Understanding of complex enterprise-wide information systems security architecture and how network, application and host-based security controls work.
  • Knowledge of security threats, common attack vectors and the use of security tools to technology infrastructure and computing environment.
  • Understanding of the underlying protocols including HTTP, HTTPS, SQL, TCP/IP, Active directory.
  • Knowledge and experience working with PCI, ISO 27000 standards and ITIL.
  • Understanding of systems development life cycle and secure application development.
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