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Location : Ottawa ON (Remote)

Term : Contract

High Tech Genesis is seeking a highly skilled Cyber Security GRC (Governance, Risk, and Compliance) Specialist to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in developing and implementing GRC tools, as well as a strong understanding of cybersecurity compliance processes and risk management frameworks.

The aim of this initiative is to bolster organizational capabilities in handling cybersecurity compliance obligations, risk assessment, and controls through a comprehensive GRC strategy.

Roles and responsibilities :
• Define requirements for the GRC tool based on identified cybersecurity needs
• Assist in the selection process of the GRC tool by assessing options against cybersecurity requirements
• Take charge of implementing the chosen GRC tool within our organization
• Create compliance processes tailored to the capabilities of the new GRC tool
• Guide departments in achieving initial compliance by leading them through... established processes
• Continually enhance the security control framework, emphasizing CIS Controls and CSA guidelines
• Complete all process documentation pertaining to the control framework
• Collaborate with internal client communication teams to devise and execute a thorough communication plan for both new and existing control owners
• Evaluate and revise the organization's risk management process to align with current objectives and the capabilities of the GRC tool
• Migrate the existing risk register to the new GRC tool, ensuring a smooth transition.
• Update threat and risk assessment protocols as necessary
• Develop and implement processes for conducting risk assessments during project executions and change management phases
• Create and execute a communication plan to support new and existing risk owners
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
• Certification in cybersecurity (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CRISC) preferred
• Proven experience in GRC tool development and implementation
• Strong understanding of cybersecurity compliance processes and frameworks (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001)
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment

High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity and inclusion are at the core of our values.

Please be advised :
• Applicants must have the legal right to work in Canada.
• Kindly submit your resume in MS Word format upon application for this position
Ottawa ON


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