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Information Security Officer

Job Description

Explore our Digital World

Do you want to create technologies that transform the everyday for billions of people? Our digital careers offer the opportunity to shape the next era of growth and innovation, challenging ourselves to build a better future. By creating ground breaking technologies that transform our world, we need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow‘s reality. Picture yourself in the Digital World of Siemens here: www.siemens.com/careers/digitalminds

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2020 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2021.

What will you do?

  • Be an active member of an international team of Cybersecurity Professionals supporting Siemens’ Service and Governance Units regarding Cybersecurity.
  • Help to manage Cybersecurity risks including protection of critical business information, assets, and IT Systems.
  • Perform regular assessments as part of audits, risk management or as stand-alone activities.
  • Protect data assets by identifying and prioritizing information security risks in the organization and providing the appropriate security requirements to mitigate the risks.
  • Report on the Cybersecurity status and current threat landscape towards Senior Management and organize relevant awareness measures.
  • Consult concerning Cybersecurity in projects and day-to-day activities.
  • Make sure that corporate Cybersecurity regulations, tools and processes are timely and properly implemented and followed (such as Vulnerability Management, Incident Handling and Exception Handling).
  • Provide tactical and strategic direction and guidance to achieve acceptable security postures.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulations, policies, procedures and stipulations regarding IT/OT security (internal/external/legal).
  • Ensure adequate Cybersecurity education and awareness of users of respective IT applications, solutions, and infrastructure.
  • Drive continuous improvement of IT/OT security.
  • Serve as a liaison between corporate Cybersecurity and the business entities.

What will you need to succeed?

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cybersecurity or similar.
  • More than 5 years of practical experience in the field of Cybersecurity. Preferably as Information Security Officer or similar.
  • Certifications CISSP, CISM, GSEC, GSNA, CISA or profound knowledge on common Cybersecurity standards such as ISO 27001 or NIST.
  • Expert knowledge in most of the following domains: Supplier/ IT provider, contract management, Security Architecture, Cloud Security, Zero Trust, Risk Management, Vulnerability Management, Product and Solution Security or similar as well as Data Privacy.
  • Solid technical and hands-on knowledge, experience in current attack methods, detection strategies, vulnerability management, and risk management.
  • Solid understanding of secure networking technologies and design principles. (Network segmentation, Firewall management, NAC, IDS/IPS, SIEM)
  • Excellent communication skills and especially competence in translating security topics into business language.
  • Ability to build networks and communication channels across all levels of the organization.
  • Service-orientated mindset (ITIL).
  • A professional level of English is required. French is a plus.

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.

Making a difference together we raised $757,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 23 non-profit organizations and planted 1,100 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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Organization: Cybersecurity

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

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