Cyber Security Architect

Moncton, NB
city of moncton

Venor is proud to partner with the City of Moncton to help them in their search for a Cyber Security Architect. Recognized as New Brunswick’s largest and fastest-growing city, the City of Moncton is continuously ranked as one of Canada’s Top 5 Best Places to Live. As the economic and commercial centre of Atlantic Canada, Moncton has many of the key qualities that make it one of the best places in the region to live, learn, work, and play.

What you’ll be doing:

Reporting to the Director, Information Systems & Chief Information Officer, the Cyber Security Architect is responsible for providing guidance and direction for the day-to-day delivery of cybersecurity functions with the City of Moncton. This includes both strategic and functional work to mitigate cybersecurity risks, implement security measures, and respond to incidents related to cybersecurity. The Cyber Security Architect will play a key part in evaluating how technology is currently implemented and being used by the City to provide recommendations for securing the digital environment. Other responsibilities include:

  • Leading the design and definition of cybersecurity processes, tools, systems, and enhancements of existing systems
  • Providing direction, knowledge, and guidance to Information Systems to ensure the most secure implementation of systems, network, and information security systems
  • Working directly with Technology and Infrastructure, Business Solutions teams to ensure cybersecurity processes are adhered to when implementing technology
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with technology vendors and solutions providers
  • Conducting regular vulnerability assessments on systems, networks, and applications. 
  • Collaborating with IT teams to address and remediate identified vulnerabilities in a timely manner
  • Working with Information Systems and City departments to initiate, participate in and manage projects relating to the City’s cybersecurity posture
  • Leading and assisting the Information Systems teams in researching and evaluating cybersecurity solutions
  • Implementing, monitoring, and maintaining endpoint security software platforms and endpoint agents
  • Maintaining professional and technical knowledge through ongoing education and research, reviewing of professional publications, and participating in professional societies
  • Training city staff on cybersecurity best practices and promoting a culture of security awareness

What we are looking for:

  • 2+ years of direct cybersecurity large organization experience with 5+ years of progressively senior-level experience in planning, deploying and managing enterprise technologies including information security, risk management, enterprise cloud solutions
  • A university degree in computer science, information technology, or related field
  • Experience with project management and leading medium to large-scale information systems projects
  • Experience leading or participating in internal cybersecurity audits
  • Knowledge of enterprise architectural frameworks 
  • Extensive knowledge of enterprise systems, networking, and software integration
  • Knowledge through experience planning, managing, and/or administering:
    • Windows Server, Active Directory, ADFS
    • Microsoft 365 / Azure AD 
    • Enterprise networking
    • Virtualized systems including cloud environments
  • A strong ability to influence, teach and communicate on an appropriate technical level with all levels within the corporation
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills 
  • The ability to communicate in the French language would be an asset
  • CISSP certification would be an asset

What’s in it for you:

  • A competitive salary based on qualifications and experience
  • A thirty-five (35) hour work week with paid overtime 
  • Options for a compressed workweek and a flexible work environment 
  • A Comprehensive health benefits package and pension program

At Venor and the City of Moncton, we embrace a culture of belonging in the workplace. No matter who you are, where you’re from, how you think, what you believe in, or who you love, we welcome your application. We all come from different backgrounds and different walks of life, bringing in unique perspectives and experiences. We encourage applications from 2SLGBTQ+, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC), women, newcomers to Canada, and people with disabilities.
To learn more about this exciting opportunity, contact Nick Misener via nick@venor.ca or Steph MacIntosh via steph@venor.ca.

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