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Security Analyst, Winter 2021 Student Opportunities

Toronto, ON
Full Time
3 days ago
What is the opportunity?

Are you interested in the opportunity to work as a Security Analyst Student? By applying to this job posting, you will be considered for multiple roles available across RBC Technology & Operations. Some exciting types of roles you'll be considered for are:
  • IT Risk
  • Global Technology Infrastructure Security Operations Centre

  • What will you do?

  • Investigate potential security incidents escalated from security events and manage multiple concurrent incidents through different stages and statuses
  • Assist in handling security incidents ensuring containment, eradication, and recovery with proper evidence collection and documentation through to closure
  • Escalate threats and incidents to management and develop recommendations based on incident findings
  • Proactively search for threats and suspicious behaviour within the enterprise
  • Develop and maintain process and procedure documentation, and stay current with the threat landscape
  • Assist in the development of communications, reporting, and metrics, as well as monitor the shared incident reporting mailbox
  • Maintain the monitoring scope by creating and sustaining the monitoring rules or indicators

  • What do you need to succeed?


  • Currently enrolled at a Canadian post-secondary institution with a focus on computer science, technology, or engineering
  • Leadership acumen and a passion to apply it in a dynamic business environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and highly developed communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Creative and analytical thinker who is driven and capable of working in a fast paced environment
  • Strong MS Office skills - Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to research and analyze security threats and experience with exploitation techniques, with a knowledge of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), security devices, and malware detection technologies

  • Nice-to-have

  • Understanding of incident handling and forensics, Risk Assessment & Quantification methodologies, and familiarity with automated security monitoring systems and log correlation
  • Microsoft Windows and Unix Operating Systems basics
  • Experience with Security information and event management (SIEM)

  • What's in it for you?

    We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.
  • Network and build lasting relationships with students from diverse backgrounds from across Canada
  • Participate in fun events and gamification challenges to help build your career tool kit while enjoying a work-life balance
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and learning opportunities
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive and highly performing team
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Enjoy a comfortable work environment with the option to dress casually

  • We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we accept applications on a rolling basis, but please note that the formal application deadline is November 8th, 2020. Should you be selected to progress, someone from our team will reach out directly to provide instructions on next steps. Otherwise, feel free to check for progress updates by logging in to your RBC profile. If the status has not changed, it denotes the fact that your application is still under review.

    While there is no one date when our employees will return, we can confirm that the majority of Winter Work Integrated Learning | Co-op positions will start working remotely, however may transition to working at an RBC office as essential service restrictions are lifted.



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    City: Toronto
    Address: Various
    Work Hours/Week: 37.5
    Work Environment: Office
    Employment Type: [[filter7]]
    Career Level: Student Job
    Application Deadline: 11/08/2020
    Platform: Technology and Operations
    Req ID: 268376
    Ad Code(s):