Junior Security Assurance Analyst

Street Contxt

Street Contxt

Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Thursday, August 3, 2023
Are you passionate about information security and eager to kickstart your career in the field? Street Context is seeking a motivated individual to join our security team as a Junior Security Assurance Analyst.
In this role, you will play a crucial part in safeguarding our organization's assets and ensuring compliance with industry-leading standards. You will have the opportunity to contribute to strategic discussions, policy development, and the streamlining of our sales cycle, making this role highly significant and impactful.
Successful InfoSec team members focus on the organization's safety first, have familiarity with regulatory frameworks and IT technologies, and have the ability to produce the deliverables of the role in a manner that is both timely and effective.
If you are ready to take on new challenges and grow professionally in the field of information security, this role is for you!

What will I be doing?

  • Third-Party Vendor Reviews: Conduct thorough assessments of third-party vendors' security practices to ensure they meet our security requirements.
  • Customer InfoSec Assessments: Respond to customer information security inquiries and assessments, demonstrating our commitment to safeguarding their data and maintaining their trust. Engage in effective communication with client InfoSec teams to address their concerns and provide necessary clarifications.
  • Information Security Awareness Training: Have ownership over our internal information security awareness training program across the company. Help educate employees about potential security threats, best practices, and the importance of maintaining a secure work environment.
  • Onboarding/Offboarding Team Members: Assist the HR team in ensuring secure and compliant onboarding and offboarding processes for our team members. This includes completing security onboardings, access reviews, and secure device management processes.
  • Policy Review: Participate in evaluating and updating information security policies and procedures to align with industry best practices. Ensure that team members are aware of and adhere to these policies.
  • Risk Management: Ensuring compliance with legal, regulatory, and relevant security standards by performing internal audits and reviews across systems. These standards may include SOC2, CASL, ISO 27001, NIST, and GDPR.

What skills and experience do I need?

  • Experience working in an Information Security role, preferably within the Financial Services industry. This includes data governance, regulatory frameworks, IT technologies, and policy management.
  • Educational background in Information Security, Cyber Security, or a related field.
  • Familiarity with industry standards such as SOC 2, GDPR, NIST, and ISO/IEC 27001.
  • Experience with Vulnerability Management tools and remediation planning.
  • Experience supporting internal and external audits.
  • Knowledge of information security principles and best practices.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Prior experience in security assurance or a related field is a plus but not required.

Why Street Context?

  • Become an owner - we offer stock options for our full-time positions.
  • Grow your skill set - in addition to internal mentorship and growth opportunities, access to a budget for professional development.
  • Great benefits - our comprehensive benefits start on day one, no waiting.
  • Other perks - we help cover mobile phone expenses, home office setups, department events, and more.
Street Context is on a mission to build more efficient capital markets. We're developing technology that provides highly scalable sources of customer insights for investment banks, brokerages, and independent research providers. We provide our customers with insights that enable them to pinpoint revenue opportunities, build client intel, and anticipate the needs of the market.
We take ownership of our projects and work together to foster a fun and transparent environment. Our days are spent thinking through complex scenarios and tackling major challenges using innovative technology. We’re agile in our process and responsive to the market, seeking to fundamentally improve an institutional industry. We are a team of experts, joined by outstanding advisors and world-class investors, on a quest to build a superior product and a top-notch company. We work, play, and win as a team. We enjoy spending time with one another and celebrate our accomplishments together.
If you see an opportunity for yourself with us, apply now to continue the conversation and learn more about how you can become part of Street Context.
Street Context is an equal-opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, colour, race, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family status, marital status, gender identity and gender expression, receipt of public assistance, record of offences, sex or sexual orientation.
To that end, Street Context is committed to making our recruitment processes as accessible as possible including providing accommodations during the recruitment and hiring process as required. Upon request, Street Context will consult with applicants to provide or arrange for suitable accommodation.