Cyber & Technology Risk Management Associate

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Toronto


Akkodis is partnered with a leading investment management firm to recruit a Cyber & Technology Risk Management Associate to join a growing Information Security & Risk management team here in Toronto.

As a Cyber & Technology Risk Management Associate, you will play a key role in supporting the delivery of information security risk assessments and control reviews for the company’s in-house and third-party applications and systems. Reporting to the Director, Cyber & Technology Risk, you will collaborate with key stakeholders across the organization to identify, assess, and mitigate cyber risks effectively.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct security assessments of third-party engagements and vendor controls.
  • Review contracts to ensure data security terms are included.
  • Perform risk assessments on critical systems, applications, and networks.
  • Collaborate with business and security architecture teams.
  • Lead and support cyber and technology projects.
  • Maintain partnerships across Technology & Operations, Operational Risk, and Audit teams.

The Ideal candidate will have a combination of the following skill set:

  • 3+ years of experience in information security &/or third-party risk management
  • Expereince performing third-party risk assessments and IT security reviews
  • Knowledge of various systems and architecture domains (such as Cloud, Data protection, Network Security, Authentication, Encryption, application security, etc.) & aiding in the implementation of controls.
  • Familiarity with tools and methodologies for risk assessment and audit.
  • Knowledge of various security standards and frameworks such as NIST, ISO, SOC, COBIT, OWASP, etc.
  • Prior experience at a financial institution, investment company, or other large industry or public sector organization (insurance or similar).
  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in Technology.
  • Certifications in systems and architecture security and risk management preferred (e.g., CISSP, CISA, CRISC).

If you are interested in learning more, or if you would like to discuss any other Cyber & IT Risk Management related roles, please don’t hesitate to apply today!


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