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Information Security Engineer

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8294 Richmond Hill, Toronto, Canada IT Permanent

We are looking for an Information Security Engineer to join our Information Security team in our office in Richmond Hill, Toronto!

Our tech teams can work remotely within country, occasionally you’ll need to come to the office. Not often, but up to 4-5 times a month and of course, we’ll cover all related expenses. Working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission-aligned.

Are you our next star player?

We are a global business; threat actors can hit us anywhere at any time. You will become a pivotal component within the organisation’s cyber defense strategy. The Information Security team provides an exciting and ambitious environment, using best of breed tools and methodologies to protect and strengthen the company’s IT platforms.

Why we need you?

In this role, you’ll perform security architecture reviews of new and existing platforms. You’ll partner with business units, providing input on security standard methodologies throughout project-lifecycles. You’ll be expected to deploy and maintain the department’s internal security systems. You’ll contribute to the Security program by performing host reviews and security audits. You’ll also be encouraged to identify threats and vulnerabilities and present findings within a structured risk assessment framework. You’ll become a member of the 24/7 on-call rota team.

Who we’re looking for

Your experience and skills should include:

  • 5 years’ experience in a 3rd line IT Systems role
  • A solid grasp of IT Security concepts
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft operating systems and technologies
  • Experience working with Cloud technologies including AWS & Azure
  • Good hands-on Linux skills
  • A solid grasp of Networking including protocols and firewalls
  • A strong desire to learn new technologies
  • Able to prioritise and work within tight time scales to meet deadlines
  • Strong service skills and excellent customer facing demeanour
  • Superb interpersonal skills
  • Strong multi-tasker and phenomenal teammate

It would be a strong advantage if you have experience with any of the following:

  • Experience as a System or Security Architect
  • An industry standard security qualification
  • Experience implementing DDOS protection technologies
  • Python and PowerShell scripting languages

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus. 

Your package will include:

–  Health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
–  $1,900 as congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
– Discounts on local gyms, restaurants and events
– Free snacks and catered lunch
– In-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career.

What happens next?

If you’re what we’re looking for, next up will be a phone interview. And if that goes well, we’ll meet you for a zoom interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange, which brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact: talent@starsgroup.com.

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