Senior Cybersecurity Specialist

Information Technology | Montréal, Québec, Canada



Reports to: IT Security Director 

Permanent – Full-Time 



In a fast-changing environment, you’ll plays an integral role in advising and evaluating the implementation for Eidos Interactive’s security strategy and practices.


You will need to effectively translate, with IT teams, cyber risk management strategies into specific security processes enabled by security technologies and services.


You’ll ensure advise teams for guidance, review with them what’s in place and identify potential vulnerabilities.



  • Work with IT Security Director and IT Technical Director to ensure tools and process are aligned with the enterprise cyber risk strategy;
  • Work with IT to determines baseline security configuration standards for operating systems (e.g., OS hardening), network segmentation, cloud infrastructure and identity and access management (IAM);
  • Provide IT staff with guidance on security implementation and validate security configurations and access to security infrastructure tools, including firewalls, IPSs, WAFs and anti-malware/endpoint protection systems;
  • Document and ensures a complete inventory of all systems, infrastructure and applications that should be monitored;
  • Supports the testing and validation of internal security controls, as directed by the cyber director or the Finance team;
  • Reviews and monitor market security technologies, tools, and services, and makes recommendations for their use, based on security and business requirements;
  • Help spread cyber awareness in the organisation and liaises with other Unit 12 members to share best practices and insights.


Background requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, with a focus on cybersecurity;
  • At least ten (10) years of extensive experience in the field of cybersecurity, demonstrating a deep understanding of industry best practices;
  • A minimum of five (5) years of hands-on experience in designing and implementing security architectures in hybrid/infrastructure environments, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of critical systems and data;
  • Proven track record of at least five (5) years in effectively managing security aspects of cloud-based third-party services, including risk assessment, vendor selection, and ongoing monitoring and compliance.


Experience and skills

  • Proven ability to conduct risk-based security architecture assessments, identifying vulnerabilities, and developing appropriate mitigation strategies to protect critical assets;
  • Extensive experience in managing data center and cloud infrastructure, including the seamless integration of third-party solutions, ensuring secure and efficient operations;
  • In-depth knowledge of IT infrastructure components, ranging from applications, operating systems, databases, storage, networks, to containers, enabling effective end-to-end security and performance management;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in IT service management principles and practices, particularly change and configuration management, to maintain a stable and secure operational environment;
  • Preferred certifications such as Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) would be an asset;
  • Experience working with recognized cyber frameworks such as NIST or ISO 27001 would be an asset;
  • Knowledge or prior experience in the video game industry would be advantageous, as it provides insights into specific security challenges and considerations within that domain.


Why join us?  

  • Flexible work schedule: because unexpected events are part of life when you are sick or need personal days; 
  • Hybrid work: because we have adapted to the new reality;  
  • Access to Groupe insurance: To take care of yourself and your loved ones; 
  • Access to Groupe RRSPs: we think about your future;  
  • Access to a telemedicine service for the family: to avoid a pleasant 24hours in the emergency room;  
  • Bonus system: we recognize the work accomplished. 


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