It Security Analyst - IAM CyberArk

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto

Status: 7-Month Contract

Job Reference No: 841

Job Category: Information Security

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior

Number of Staff to Supervise: N/A

Work Experience: + years IT Information Security, CyberArk, IAM

Industry: Financial, Bank



IT Security Analyst – IAM CyberArk


Job Title: IT Security Analyst – IAM CyberArk

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto

Status: 7 Month Contract

Job Category: IT Information Security, CyberArk, IAM, bank

Career Level: Intermediate to Senior     

Work Experience: 5+ years IT Information Security, CyberArk, IAM

Industry: Bank




As part of the IAM team within Information Security, this team is responsible for privileged identity access management.


This resource will be supporting the onboarding of current privilege accounts into a new system based on CyberArk.


- Relationship Building – Act as a focal point to the business units for all matters of Privileged Access Management and support the Senior Information Security Consultants on larger profile initiatives. Identify needs and contribute to governance initiatives in the development of company policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines, and recommend necessary changes to enhance information systems security

- Consulting - Examine and interpret requirements documents, architecture diagrams and verbal information to determine if a project presents security risk. Prepare and conduct security assessments for planned and unplanned initiatives across the organization. Research logical access control models and analyze appropriateness of privileged access of user accounts; identify access remediation  as required adhering to company’s Logical Access Control standards and considering best practices, operational risks and business need of the groups. 

- Access Control Expertise – Discuss and assimilate access control information per user account and compile lists for user accounts with required access changes or new user accounts with desired access information. Gather details of technology tools used with privileged accounts to access production end-points. Assess details of the usage of privileged IDs with the technology tools and prepare use cases that feed into solution design.



- You can demonstrate experience in Privileged Access Management (ideally 5+ years) consulting. You have experience collecting, analyzing and remediating logical access controls on wide range of technologies. It is an asset if you have experience with privileged access on technology platforms like Windows, Active Directory, Unix, Linux and Databases like Oracle, MS-SQL, Sybase, DB2; and large platforms like AS/400, z/OS and NonStop.  Experience on Privileged Access Management tools like CyberArk is a major plus.



- 5+ years of experience in Information Security

- Strong experience with privileged access and related technologies (i.e. CyberArk)

- Experience with Windows and Unix Systems

- Experience with Active Directory

- Experience with Oracle Database, MS SQL, Sybase, DB2, and large platforms like AS/400, z/OS and NonStop.

- Experience with Ticketing Systems (i.e. ServiceNow)

- CyberArk experience

- Clear and effective communication skills

- Collaborative, works well in a team

- Ability to work and liaise with a wide variety of technology teams

- This resource will need to be able to understand the business requirements, then liaise with the technology teams to get an understanding of how they use their various technology/applications and build a use-case and document the user side to gain an understanding of how best to connect their technologies to the CyberArk system.