IT Security Officer
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The IT Security Officer is responsible for providing IT security advice and guidance for systems and projects according to
established security principles and best practices. The following describe some of the functions:
Graduation from a two-year program of study from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable specialization in computer science, information technology, software engineering or another specialty relevant to the position to be staffed or an acceptable combination of education, training and experience.
The educational program must be from an accredited learning institution recognized in Canada.
If you completed a program outside of Canada you will be required to obtain proof of a Canadian equivalency at your expense through a recognized credential assessment service.
Note: Any higher level of education could be recognized as experience.
Related experience is a period where the duties included two (2) or more of the following:
Conditions of Employment
The majority of work in our organization must be done in the office and cannot be performed at home, however a hybrid approach is taken where possible (on site and telework).
Candidates must be eligible to receive an Enhanced Top Secret security clearance. The process involves a security interview, a polygraph, and a background investigation that includes credit and financial verifications. The use of illegal drugs is a criminal offense. Drug use is an important factor considered in your reliability and suitability assessment during the selection process. Therefore it is important not to use any illegal drugs from the time you submit your application.
We thank all applicants for their interest in CSIS. However, only those who are selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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