Security Remediation Specialist
Mississauga, ON
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At Rexall, we are community difference makers. Our hearts skip a beat when we meet talent who sees the bigger picture and wants to make an impact in our communities, our teams, and our business. This means finding even better ways to work, share ideas, and making a material difference in the Rexall journey.

We are leaders in health and wellness and a talent destination for over 7000+ Rexall team members. We are proud to be part of the McKesson family, ranked fifth in the fortune 500. Together, we are defining better health through innovation, service, and living the “ICARE” values. Talk about a dream team!

The road ahead is one of adventure and heart. Are you our next all star?

The Role: Security Remediation Specialist

Reporting to the Director of Network and Security, the Security Remediation Specialist is responsible for ensuring that all systems are maintained at appropriate patch levels. The incumbent will be responsible for researching and tracking system and software vulnerabilities and planning and coordinating remediation. During security incidents, the incumbent will also coordinate incident responses including malware incidents and emergency responses to security incidents.

Principal Responsibilities:
Work with Vulnerability Management solution such as Rapid7 and review the reports weekly to identify gaps against the compliance standards
Plan and coordinate appropriate and timely responses to discovered vulnerabilities
Coordinate responses to findings from internal and external penetration tests
Work with OS patching tools such as SCCM to research and test patching strategy and detailed procedures
Ensure that end-point security systems are properly deployed and maintained
Monitor endpoint and network security system reports for malicious activity
First level response to SOC alerts of security incidents for triage and escalation
Maintain physical and software asset database with information about all IT equipment and revision levels of all software to ensure that patching is maintained
Maintain information asset database showing what corporate information is hosted on what systems with tracking by data sensitivity level.
Research vulnerabilities and remediation tools and techniques
Liaise with various IT groups to coordinate patching activities
Produce regular reports for management showing how many systems have been patched within standardized timeframes and how many have fallen outside of the established patching parameters
Monitor security intelligence information from third parties and advise on appropriate actions
Provide hands-on analysis and remediation assistance during malware and other security incidents
Work in a cooperative manner with the IT Organization
Perform other duties as assigned to support Rexall.

Minimum 5 years of working experience in IT combined with bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
Skilled with SCCM and Microsoft Windows OS (Windows 7 and 10, and server versions 2008, 2012, 2012R2 and 2016), including a detailed understanding of Microsoft patching methodologies.
Familiarity with Linux kernel versions and patching an asset.
Familiar with IT Security frameworks such as ISO27001, NIST.
Familiar with IT Security legal and regulatory compliance for PCI DSS, HIPA/PHIPA. Strong understanding of both security and privacy protection.
Relevant experience in auditing based on PCI DSS and ISO 27001 information security framework is an asset.
Strong interpersonal skills; highly motivated and directed.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Strong customer service orientation.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
Strong organization and time management skills
Demonstrated experience in an audit role

The Rexall DNA:
Ready to make an impact- You are mission-driven and want to make a difference
Builds consensus- Your people-first mindset shows in all that you do
Embraces change- You move fast and change excites you
Drives achievement- You are wired to always exceed your personal best
Overcomes adversity- You see the world as glass half full and embrace a good challenge
Trail blazer- You love creating the path forward and being able to shape the future
Fun- You think laughter is the best medicine and your positive energy is contagious

Side effects may include..

A closely connected culture
Competitive compensation, pension, benefits, personal days, employee discounts, and vacation time
Fully utilizing your talent
Professional growth and development via challenging projects and assignments
Warm and fuzzy feelings knowing you have helped your community, your team, the business and social causes through the Rexall Foundation

Are you #ALLIn ?

Rexall Pharmacy Group Ltd. is committed to providing an accessible environment for all of our customers, employees, and job applicants. Rexall Pharmacy Group Ltd. will make available to any selected applicants accommodations and/or accessible formats should he/she require. Candidates are encouraged to discuss any accommodation he/she may need in order to allow for the most effective selection process.