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Manager, Information Technology Security

Humber College, a founding member of Polytechnics Canada, is one of the largest postsecondary institutions in Canada, with nearly 30,000 full-time students across three campuses. Its broad range of career-focused credentials includes apprenticeship training, certificate and diploma programs, honours bachelor’s degrees and Ontario graduate certificates. Committed to student success through excellence in teaching and learning, Humber offers full-time and 200 continuing education programs. Information Technology Services at Humber supports the College’s mission, vision, values and priorities by blending people, process, and technology to empower teaching, learning, and discovery.

Reporting to the Director, IT Project Management, the Manager, Information Technology Security is responsible for providing guidance and counsel to the CIO and the ITS Senior leadership team. The Manager, Information Technology Security will lead the team to achieve higher levels of security for information technology systems and resources in order to protect Humber’s information assets. They will lead the information technology security planning processes to establish an inclusive and comprehensive information technology security program irrespective of delivery model (Cloud, on premise). They will establish annual and long-range information technology security and compliance goals, define information technology security strategies, metrics, reporting mechanisms and program services; and create maturity models and a roadmap for continual program improvements. They will stay abreast of information security issues, counter measures, threats and mitigation strategies, and regulatory changes affecting higher education, and educate the Humber community as necessary on a regular basis about these topics. They will track and measure the effectiveness of implemented security policy, practices and standards.

As the ideal candidate, you bring significant IT Security experience in a large, complex organization, coupled with a degree in Computer Science, Project Management, or a related field. Your extensive experience in enterprise security architecture and exceptional interpersonal and communication abilities have enabled your success thus far. You thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment where new, innovative initiatives are introduced on a regular basis. Energetic, results oriented, and customer focused describe you well. No stranger to system wide change management initiatives, you are excited by opportunities to play a leading role in helping to take your organization’s security acumen, protocol and policy to the next level.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, contact Katherine Frank or Nikki Mifflen at 902.421.1310 or please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” on the button below.

Humber College is committed to diversity in its workforce and the College actively seeks qualified individuals with demonstrated skills and knowledge to deal with all aspects of diversity in a post-secondary environment. Humber College is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). This document is available in alternate format on request and applicants may request accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.


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