Senior CISRT Analyst Job at BNP Paribas – Montréal, QC


At BNP Paribas Canada, it is our employees which make the difference… Our 75 nationalities are part of our diversity!

Do you like challenges, a structured framework, the prospect of optimizing and innovating? You are known for your originality and want a certain freedom to think while sharing your knowledge and ideas?

… Come help us contribute to the growth of our Canadian platform!

You will benefit amongst other things from:
Access to social volunteer and recreational programs, via our many Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

Opportunities for career development through active internal mobility and our innovative training program: Canada Academy

A brand new workspace, flexible, comfortable and easily adaptable to your needs: remote work opportunities, standing desks, innovation lab., open meeting rooms and spaces


The senior CSIRT analyst will have deep knowledge on using and improving tools and rules to inspect logs and correlated events. He/she will have several missions like: receive and treat suspicious alerts, threat intel, open investigations, escalate events to incidents, manage all phases of an incident response, receive escalation from others, onboard other teams to help on investigations and incidents, oversee external teams work (including cyber security vendors and teams overseas) when necessary.

He/she must be able to deal with multiple tasks, establishing priority to each work stream.

The candidate must understand concepts of and be experienced on: network security, application security, vulnerability management, use cases, logs management, SIEM, malware analysis, threat intelligence, third party security, cyber security vendors, cyber security tools, regulatory requirements, communication and crisis management requirements, audit / assessments conducted by others (internal and external requesters).


Manage day-to-day response to security alerts and incidents: upon reception of cybersecurity alerts, coordinate and execute the incident response process to investigate, contain, resolve and close security incidents in order to limit impact to the bank’s data and systems.

Execute tasks related to reporting and metrics (plan, deploy, produce, enhance)

Develop the team’s response capabilities to all types of cyber security incidents: expand processes documentation for response to specific cybersecurity incident cases, explore additional tools and capabilities that will allow a faster and better response to potential security incidents

Manage the impact of cybersecurity incidents – conduct and support Incident Response Process across the Americas

Perform, collaborate and oversee the incident response operational activities, including end to end execution of the process and allocation, when necessary, of tasks to other analysts, including local and overseas colleagues

Document and improve IR policies, procedures, playbooks – write, own and/or review guides and protocols related to Cyber Security Incident Response

Conduct/participate on tabletop exercises, sharing and acquiring knowledge, reporting, planning and deploying improvements to the IR processes

Implement and optimize security tools to minimize security breaches; analyze IR and threat data and provide reports to management

Engage and support the development of the incident response strategy, roadmap and continuous improvements, ensuring all processes remain compliant with multi-country regulatory requirements, laws and global policies.

Lead supplier related assignments and meetings

Influence budgetary decisions


Minimum Required Qualifications

Bachelor of Computer Science or Electronic / Computers Engineering degree from an accredited college or university, or equivalent work experience

Minimum 6 years professional work experience, including a minimum of 2 years in an Information Security – Cyber Defense – Incident Response role.

Strong written/verbal communication skills, and organizational and work documentation proficiency

Good communicator with demonstrated ability to pass messages in a clear and concise manner

Ability to adapt to changing priorities, handle multiple assignments, and adhere to strict deadlines

Ability to coordinate actions from several different teams

Experience managing Security Incident

Expertise in threat detection techniques

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in managing resources or leading a program

CISSP or CISM certification

Training on Incident Response

About BNP Paribas

With more than 200,000 employees in 72 countries, the Group serves nearly 32 million individual customers and 850,000 professionals, entrepreneurs, SMEs and large companies. BNP Paribas is a leading bank in the euro zone and a leading international banking player.

Did you know? In 2019, BNP Paribas named World’s Best Bank for Corporate Responsibility 2019

About BNP Paribas in Canada

With more than 900 employees, BNP Paribas Canada continues to attract experts from diverse fields as well as ambitious young talent from around the world. We are proud to offer our employees a rewarding and international workplace where they can build their professional careers by honing their skills, meeting challenges and enriching their knowledge of the financial industry.

A recruitment policy that promotes equality and diversity:
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer. BNP Paribas recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, and other protected status (Employment Equity Act).

Part of BNP Paribas dedication to diversity, multiculturalism and inclusion is clearly reflected on how we believe and live diversity and inclusion all together. As such, one of BNP Paribas’ initiatives is hosting Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) which are focused on equality of gender, sexual orientation and learning from other cultures.

We can assist with access to job offers for people with disabilities who may be unable to use our career site – please contact us by email [email protected] or by phone on 514-285-6000

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** Only selected applications that meet the requirements of the role will be contacted **

Primary Location: CA-QC-Montréal

Job Type: Standard / Permanent


Education Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)

Experience Level: At least 7 years

Schedule: Full-time

About the Company

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Company Location:  Montréal, QC

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