IT Security Administrator -Integrator in Montreal at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/22/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A financial sector client in Downtown Montreal is looking for a Security Administrator/Integrator to join their team for a 10-month contract to start (likely extended for longer term).

This role is to be part of the large Security Administration team which covers enterprise-wide control function for Privileged Access Administration and Exceptions Management. The candidate will be part of the global team with global responsibilities and must be comfortable working in a global team environment.


  • Support of the Security Administration Hotline - a customer facing phone line for security administration requests and issues.
  • Process work requests by monitoring and maintaining work queues.
  • Interpret customer requests, validate that approval processes are followed- track and report on privileged access and exception grants, revokes and suspensions; by referencing the documented procedures.
  • Contribute to and improve documentation.
  • Take direction from the Global Operations Manager.
  • Own operational excellence, service improvement, and small scale projects.
  • Initiate incident communications.
  • Manage incidents and/or assist in incident management.
  • Assist clients with questions on supported services.
  • Assist in gathering data for metrics and reports when necessary.
  • Follow the teams Operating Principles.
  • Part of the service onboarding and handoff processes.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar
  • 5 plus years of experience in a similar role
  • General IT Security knowledge and applying best security practices
  • Risk management skills including knowledge of least privilege and segregation of duties
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Experience supporting the UNIX and/or Windows Platforms
  • Knowledge of access control/ user account management (e.g. AD/LDAP)
  • An understanding of access control models like Role-based access control, and Rule-based access control
  • Familiarity with reporting and metrics methodology (both creation and interpretation)


  • Scripting experience (e.g. JavaScript, Perl, PowerShell, Python)
  • DB experience (e.g. Sybase) and knowledge is a plus
  • Experience with authentication technologies (e.g. Kerberos, NTLM) is a plus
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