Identity Access & Operations

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What You'll Be Doing
CIBC's Identity and Access Operations team ensures secure administration and operation of technologies, risk mitigation to the appropriate level while working towards a shared vision, enhancing CIBC's security posture. As a Senior Information Security Consultant, you'll provide subject matter expertise in the Identity and Access Management (IAM) domain related to tools, best practices & general support to all five Identity and Access Operations (IAO) teams. This role emphasizes on process, audit, reporting, risk and information security management, technology & operations throughout the organization.
How You'll Succeed
  • Identity & Access Management Expertise - As a SME, drive technical remediation of IAM deficiencies. Review Identity and Access reports for quality assurance, trend analysis, and lead actions for operational improvement. Provide oversight & quality assurance of procedural and documentation updates.
  • Process Improvement - Streamline, standardize and create processes, implement and customize Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions based on client needs.
  • Consulting - Recommend best practices, provide specialized support for challenged areas including coaching and mentoring team members. Drive operational improvement across various different groups within IAM and present results back to senior management. Utilize your exceptional leadership skills to handle operational execution of several IAO processes, activities, projects & deficiencies.

Who You Are
  • You can demonstrate experience in Information Security (ideally 5 years), specifically Identity and Access Management, while driving client focus, simplification, and innovation. You have prior experience managing identity and access initiatives / deficiencies / activities. Your thorough understanding of key controls, risk frameworks, and information security management helps drive effective process management & continuous improvement. It's an asset if you have experience with IAM or user behaviour analytics tools. CISSP/CISM certifications preferred.
  • You put our clients first . You engage with purpose to find the right solutions. You go the extra mile, because it's the right thing to do.
  • You understand that success is in the details . You notice things that others don't. Your critical thinking skills help to inform your decision making.
  • You embrace and champion change. You'll continuously evolve your thinking and the way you work in order to deliver your best.
  • You give meaning to data. You enjoy investigating complex problems, and making sense of information. You're confident in your ability to communicate detailed information in an impactful way.
  • Values matter to you . You bring your real self to work and you live our values - trust, teamwork, and accountability.

What CIBC Offers
At CIBC, our people are our greatest asset. You'll become part of a diverse community that acknowledges everyone's unique talents, and empowers teams to do what's right for the client, and to do it well. As part of our team, you will:
  • Thrive: Benefit from an open and approachable culture that provides the flexibility and support you need to integrate your life at work and at home
  • Connect : Work in a place where the right technology and infrastructure fosters innovation, collaboration and creativity
  • Develop: Grow your skills and career through our best-in-class onboarding experience, ongoing learning opportunities, individual development planning and comprehensive product training
  • Prosper: Share in our collective success with a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, health benefits program, and employee share purchase plan

What You Need to Know
  • CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation during the application or interview process, please contact
  • You need to be legally eligible to work in Canada at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit
  • This is a regular full time role with a schedule of 37.5 hours each week.
  • Prior to starting in this role, security checks, including a criminal record check must be successfully completed to the satisfaction of CIBC. An annual criminal record check may also be required.
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