EY Senior – Cyber Security in Montréal, Canada

Senior – Cyber Security


Requisition # MON001KC

Post Date Apr 09, 2018

EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax, transaction and advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

We are actively seeking a Senior Consultant to join our Cybersecurity team. As a member, you'll contribute technically to cybersecurity and IT risk client engagements and internal projects. An important part of your role will be to actively establish internal and external relationships. You'll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate. Similarly, you'll anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues with senior members of the team. In line with EY's commitment to quality, you'll confirm that work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer.

This position falls within our Advisory team, which helps our clients enhance the effectiveness of operations functions by assisting them as they shift their emphasis from transaction-level control, processing and reporting to more value driven, decision support and analytics.


Client Responsibilities

  • Participate in cybersecurityand IT Risk engagements

  • Work effectively as a teammember, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintainingcommunication, and updating senior team members on progress

  • Participate and assist inpreparing for meetings with target management teams

  • Help prepare reports andschedules that will be delivered to clients and other parties

  • Develop and maintainproductive working relationships with client personnel

  • Build strong internal relationshipswithin EY Advisory Services and with other services across theorganization

People Responsibilities

  • Contribute to people-relatedinitiatives, including recruiting and retaining staff

  • Maintain an educationalprogram to continually develop personal skills of staff

  • Understand and followworkplace policies and procedures


Desired qualifications include:

  • Undergraduate or masters’degree preferably in one of the following areas: BusinessManagement, Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, and otherrelated majors

  • Knowledge and hands-on experiencewith key components of cybersecurity such as network & infrastructuresecurity, access and identity management, threat detection, incidentresponse, vulnerability management, security governance, risk andcompliance, security architecture, data protection and others.

  • Solid knowledge of commonlyused frameworks and standards used in cybersecurity

  • Practical experience withconducting threat and risk assessments

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Possession or working towardCISSP certification

  • Nice to have experience withor knowledge of cybersecurity in Industrial Control Systems

  • Demonstrated leadershipabilities

  • Excellent interpersonal,written, verbal, communication, and presentation skills

Willingness and ability to travel approximately 50-70%.

EY is committed to inclusiveness,equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.