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 Security and Project Management, the Manager, Information Technology Security is responsible for leading the security practice within ITS and providing a recommended strategic security framework that is tailored to meet the needs of Humber.


The manager will engage with subject matter experts and the ITS management team to gain a deep understanding of the business and to identify systems, processes and information technology resources requiring information technology security protection. This understanding will inform their efforts to lead collaborative planning processes to establish an inclusive and comprehensive information technology security program that includes a security strategy and policy, goals, priorities, metrics, reporting and standards. They will lead and project manage security related projects and initiatives that further the goals of the information security program. They will establish and report on annual and long-range information technology security and compliance goals, create maturity models and a roadmap for continual program improvements and track and measure the effectiveness of implemented security policy, practices and standards.


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.

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 exceptional interpersonal and communication abilities and extensive experience in enterprise security have enabled your success thus far. You thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment with multiple stakeholders and where new, innovative initiatives are introduced on a regular basis. You are a proven leader with the ability to engage stakeholders in collaborative decision making processes. 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 Kaitlyn LeMoine at 1-866-822-6022 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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