Career Opportunities

Ref #:886188

Specific Department and Program:ICT


Number of positions required:1

Posted Date:Oct 14, 2021

Posting #:  2021-886188


Position:  Security Analyst

Department:  Information Communication and Technology

Status:  Permanent Full-time

Hours:  Monday to Friday, Days; Various rotating; 7.5 hour shifts (subject to change based on operational needs)

Site:  Oakville, travel required at Milton and Georgetown

Halton Healthcare takes great pride in providing quality, compassionate healthcare services to our rapidly growing communities. As a progressive and vibrant healthcare organization, we take healthcare to a new level to meet the urgent needs of our community's growing and aging population. We are a distinctive centre of healthcare excellence that offers first-rate care in an innovative environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual needs of the community.

Halton Healthcare’s vision of Exemplary patient experiences, always, goes beyond just the patient experience; it has shaped our entire culture and remains at the core of every interaction in our organization, from our patients & families to our staff, physicians and volunteers.  We believe in exemplary PEOPLE experiences always!


Reporting to the Manager, ICT Operations and Security, the ICT Security Analyst is responsible for the initiation, planning, implementation, support and management of the Hospital’s systems and equipment as it relates to ICT Security. The ICT Security Analyst utilizes technical knowledge to design, deploy, monitor and maintain security solutions that meet the requirements of the operational business needs. 

This is what you will be doing:

Responsible for development, implementation and management of the ICT Security program. Responsible for the ongoing management of the ICT Security policies and procedures that maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of all organizational systems.

Reviews all security plans throughout the organization, acting as a liaison between stakeholders and ICT. Monitors compliance with security policies and procedures, referring problems to the appropriate department manager. Advises the ICT team and the organization at large on current information about ICT security threats/issues, security technologies and related regulatory issues, and supports the ongoing management of these issues.

This is what you need to do it:

Halton Healthcare endeavors to hire individuals who are competent in their chosen profession and who exemplify our mission, vision and values of accountability, respect and compassion which guide our individual behaviours and attitudes.

  • Completion of a Computer Science Diploma or Degree required.
  • Knowledge of Access Control security products, tools and techniques, network infrastructure, applications and equipment pertinent to a large, distributed, heterogeneous computing environment.
  • Working knowledge of industry recognized Information Technology and Security frameworks including EHO Security Framework, NIST, CIS Controls along with provincial and federal security and privacy legislation.
  • Firm knowledge of access control standards.
  • At least one of the following industry certification is an asset: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM), Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP), GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC) preferred.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Stress management skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Operating System environments. (Client and Server side)
  • Expert Knowledge of Security products - Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Virus/malware protection, Internet Filtering, encryption and monitoring tools
  • Expert Knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol
  • Expert Knowledge of networks (WAN/LAN/Wireless)
  • Excellent computer Hardware and Security based troubleshooting and support skills
  • Proficient Business Analysis and Problem Solving skills
  • Proficient with the Windows suite of operating systems and Microsoft Office product line
  • Project Management skills
  • Satisfactory employment and attendance record required

Hourly Rate:  $36.924 - $46.155

Date Posted:  October 14, 2021

Internal Applications Due by:  October 21, 2021 

If you are passionate about what you do, motivated by a job well done, and as committed to excellence, quality and patient satisfaction as we are, we'd like to hear from you. Please submit your application via our website at directly to this posting and include a current copy of your resume.

We thank all those who apply but only those individuals selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 In accordance with Directive #6, Halton Healthcare has implemented a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.  All new hires must be fully compliant with our Policy as a condition of employment with Halton Healthcare.  Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or proof of a documented medical exemption as part of the hiring process.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Halton Healthcare will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs to ensure your equal participation.

All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Halton Healthcare is a smoke free facility in and around all three sites. Smoking is not permitted on hospital properties. We thank everyone who works at or visits our hospitals for respecting this healthy initiative. We are also a scent-free environment for all employees and visitors to accommodate individuals’ health concerns arising from exposure to scented products. We ask for everyone's cooperation in our efforts to accommodate health concerns