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Analyst III, Cybersecurity Compliance

Oakville, ON, CA, L6J 2X1

At Algonquin-Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it. 



The Analyst III, Cybersecurity Compliance reports into the Manager, IT Security, Risk and Compliance and is responsible for IT and OT cybersecurity compliance requirements. 




  • Provide guidance and participate in audits and assessments and assist with risk management reviews and third-party assessments. 
  • Work to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) of Liberty’s data and IT/OT systems is established
  • Plan, execute and lead security and compliance audits across Liberty related to SOX, NERC, PCI, Data Protection and other compliance initiatives
  • Highlight shortcomings in the operation of platform security and compliance processes ensuring they are appropriately addressed
  • Use tools to coordinate efforts for IT/OT internal and external audits within Liberty e.g., Archer GRC, SailPoint IAM, ServiceNow
  • Use existing Liberty policies and standards, and applicable industry regulations to plan, maintain, and operate compliance activities
  • Develop, review, prepare and analyze compliance and assessment documents and make improvements where required
  • Conduct periodic reviews/audits of IT/OT systems to insure adherence to current procedures and policies within Liberty
  • Work with business units and IT/OT support staff to design remediation where deficiencies are identified
  • Perform ad-hoc vulnerability assessments and develop related mitigation strategies
  • Work with outside consultants as appropriate for independent security audits and/or testing
  • Analyze management and technical controls to ensure that specific security and compliance requirements are met through the verification of documented processes, procedures, and standards to validate maintenance of secure configurations.
  • Map regulatory requirements and track enterprise compliance across multiple security frameworks including SOC 2, NIST and NERC and maintain up-to-date records of requirements and corresponding mitigating controls.
  • Monitor third-party risk assessments and assist in performing internal risk assessments.
  • Collaborate on critical IT projects to ensure that security policy/risk issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle and provide any guidance from a security, risk, and compliance perspective
  • Monitor Liberty’s change management process to ensure compliance.
  • Develop key performance metrics to track and ensure compliance with established policies and standards.
  • Support development of security processes and procedures and support service-level agreements to ensure that security controls are managed and maintained.
  • Participate in the development of security, risk, compliance, and privacy awareness training in conjunction with other members of the Security Compliance group.
  • Work with the other groups in the Cybersecurity team on knowledge sharing, updates and training when require.
  • Report to IT Leadership on status of Cybersecurity Compliance initiatives.

Education and Experience


  • University - Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • 5+ years of cybersecurity compliance experience, Including experience in both IT and OT cybersecurity compliance 
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and/or Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) and/or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) strongly preferred. 
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with maintaining Cybersecurity Compliance requirements in the Utility industry e.g., SOX, NERC, SOC Reporting 
  • Experience with using tools and frameworks that help with maintaining Cybersecurity Compliance e.g., RSA Archer, SailPoint IAM, ServiceNow, NIST 800.53/CSF

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business and as an employee team.


Our Mission

We provide safe, secure, reliable, cost-effective and sustainable energy and water solutions. Our mission is how we create value as an organization—it is what drives us every day to fulfill our purpose.


Our Vision

We better the lives of our customers and communities. Our vision is what we see as possible. It's where we aspire to be, what we want to achieve and how we'll make an impact. It guides and keeps us on the right path as we work towards fulfilling our purposes.

Our Guiding Principles

  • Customer Centric
  • Integrity
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Teamwork
  • Owner mindset
  • Outcome focused
  • Continuous learning

What we offer 

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

A defined contribution savings plan

Leadership Development Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

Group Benefit Plan

Variety of Health & Wellness programs

Discount and Perks program


We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not confident you meet all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to investigate the opportunity further.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person's unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents.

Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all our employees and expect each of our employees to honour this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

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