Scope of Position
Reporting to SVP & CIO, the Director of Information Security is responsible for the following: Planning, coordinating, and supervising activities related to the design, development, and implementation of the organization’s information security program.
An experienced IT Security leader, the position develops, implements, monitors, and adjusts the IT security strategy and approach, ensuring Alterna is protected from security and cyber-security threats, and is in good standing with regulators and oversight bodies.
In addition to this scope, the incumbent will apply proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of best practices to guide his/her security team and the user group on issues related to the design, development, and deployment of mission-critical information and technology systems.
Acquisition & Deployment
Educations / Certifications / Experience
Knowledge / Skills
About Alterna Savings
Alterna Savings and Credit Union Limited (Alterna) has been the good in banking for 112 years! Alterna is made up of Alterna Savings and Credit Union Limited and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Alterna Bank. Together, we have $9.6 billion in assets under management.
As the first full-service, member-owned co-operative financial institution outside Quebec, Alterna Savings shares its expertise with more than 183,000 members through a network of 36 branches across Ontario, that includes partner Peterborough Community Savings; as well as call centre and digital channels. Members and customers also benefit from industry-leading online brokerage, investment management services, and have access to the largest surcharge-free ATM network in Canada through THE EXCHANGE® Network, with over 3,700 ATMs to serve them.
Working at Alterna
Every day, over 600 people take pride in putting our members first. Our caring culture has been recognized by the prestigious employer awards National Capital Region’s Top Employers and Aon’s Best Employers (Platinum level).
* Although we appreciate all applicants, preference will be given to candidates who most closely meet the qualifications, key skills and competencies outlined above.
* Alterna is compliant with the Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you have a disability, please contact the recruiter to let us know how we can accommodate you.