Senior Security Officer

  • Bell
  • CA - QC - Montreal
  • 1 week ago

Company Name: Bell

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13


Req Id: 340055 

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Our Bell Business Markets team enables the digital transformation of businesses and governments nationwide through solutions in areas including Internet and private networks, voice and unified communications, contact centre, security, Internet of Things, data centre and cloud. We’re proud to be Canada’s leading provider of broadband network and communication services for businesses and governments.


As a member of the Network Information Security Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) team, the Senior Specialist, Information Security is responsible for the development, maintenance and implementation of security processes and practices to minimize risk and enhance the secure operations of our Network managed services clients. The Senior Specialist will be responsible for providing expert advice and governance to Bell business clients, and will play an active GRC role for internal programs; with significant cross-functional collaboration across Network, security and business domains.



  • Act as a spokesperson and subject matter expert in information security governance, risk management and compliance for the Network managed services teams and clients.
  • Develop and implement security safeguards and metrics in collaboration with operational and business teams to support client security requirements. 
  • Review and maintain IT system security controls to ensure compliance with industry standards, contract requirements and clauses.
  • Review and analyze complex IT systems identifying risk and security exposures.
  • Coordinate audits and IT inspections, managing remediation activities, documentation and reporting.
  • Produce and maintain business risk reports and impact analysis, developing action plans to minimize risk to the business.
  • Evaluate and monitor risk assessment and gap remediation processes and provide recommendations for process improvement
  • Measure effectiveness of security processes and controls through development of metrics, dashboards, and reporting mechanisms
  • Work closely with security and business leaders / stakeholders to drive security compliance and build a culture of security awareness



  • Bachelor’s degree in telecommunications or in computer science with a specialization in telecommunications, or the equivalent.
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in information security and demonstrable understanding of the concepts of information security and principles of information handling and protection
  • 3+ years of experience in designing and developing procedures, and processes for Information Security best practices
  • One or more of the following certifications: CISSP, CISA and/or CISM.
  • Experience  in facilitating and performing security audits
  • Experience performing risk assessment and management, developing mitigation strategies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of information technology security, trends, leading practices, regulatory and industry standard compliance issues (ISO 27001, SOC 2, PCI-DSS and others)
  • Experience in executive level presentations and briefings
  • Experience delivering services in a client-facing role
  • Excellent communication skills. Bilingualism is an asset.
  • Experience in agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Experience working in the telecommunications industry, with knowledge of network security and operations


Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management 
Job Status: Regular – Full Time 
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Ottawa || Canada : Quebec : Verdun 

Flexible work profile: Remote
Application Deadline: 01/31/2022 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


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