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Information Security Specialist

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Date: Jun 1, 2019

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 49263 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Information Security Specialist to join our team in Montreal, Quebec (CA-QC), Canada (CA).



We are looking for a candidate to join the Supervision, Problem, Incident, Change and Event (SPICE) Management team to focus on continuous Audit and Supervision of privileged access across all security infrastructures.


The candidate's responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Audit security logs to determine security violations and address them in collaboration with other security teams
- Responsible for multiple Privileged Access (PA) Supervision processes related to the ESP departments IT Security infrastructure
- As the primary owner of the PA process will perform continuous review and facilitate improvements/automation while ensuring all audit requirements are met within the defined SLAs
- Collaborate with security product owners to highlight any gaps in the process and address any exceptions
- Identify any issues/bugs related to the Supervision review, tools involved in the PA process and escalate to the tooling and appropriate Operations team
- Assist in the management of the Change Management process; reviewing the changes including operational readiness and risk assessment, authorizing acceptable changes and approving changes based on global meeting reviews; ensuring that production changes are made sufficiently in advance to ensure changes are planned, tested, communicated and delivered with if any, business disruption
- Implement process improvements that increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the operational practices across ESP with a focus on Privileged Access Supervision, Change, Incident, Problem and Event Management
- Develop, track, review reports on changes and incidents & provide meaningful KPI to management. Identify and monitor change & incident themes and trends


Required Skills:
- Bachelor Degree
- Professional 3+ years’ experience (preferably in the finance industry) in a large-scale and diverse IT environment that includes experience in IT Service Management processes
- Understanding of Privileged Access principles
- Familiar with Enterprise Security architecture
- General Enterprise Infrastructure knowledge
- Information Security best practices
- Knowledge of Risk Assessment tools & methodologies
- Skilled in Microsoft Office tools - Advanced MS Excel, MS Power Point, MS Visio
- Experience working in ServiceNow, Jira, or any major ticketing system
- Strong analytical skills to identify problems and problem themes with the purpose to drive the necessary process and technology improvements
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
- Team oriented, leadership, innovative and efficiency focused
- Change Management experience
- Incident & Problem Management experience
- Event Management experience


Preferred skills:
- Splunk
- System Administration
- CompTIA Security+
- CompTIA Network+
- ITIL V3 Service Management
- MS Excel Macros


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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