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Do you have a comprehensive knowledge of core security technologies? Do you have a good working knowledge of IMIT security principles, management, tools and procedures

Island Health is hiring a full-time Specialist, IMIT Security. In this role, you will be the subject matter expert and lead resource in reviewing existing and proposed computer-based application and data access services. Working in the IMIT department and with other areas in Island Health, you will ensure processes and practices support organizational information security policies and standards.

You are responsible for monitoring and tracking use of Island Health data processing infrastructure, conducting investigations and resolving electronic data processing security-related incidents. In this role, you recommend and implement security processes, technologies and access methods that align with industry security standards and support the secure, uninterrupted operation of all Island Health technology services.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent)
  • Five years of experience in a large, information technology services environment

This role requires a leader who can effectively deal with sensitive and critical situations and provide training and education to IMIT and other staff on Island Health security procedures, policies and standards.

Recent experience working with Windows desktop and server technologies in a large information technology environment is required.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to keep their skill set up-to-date with new technologies as they are introduced to the workplace and have the ability to function effectively in a highly dynamic environment.

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About Us

With more than 24,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 3,000 volunteers, Island Health Is the largest employer on Vancouver Island, providing a comprehensive range of progressive health services to the 765,000 residents of Vancouver Island and adjacent coastal communities.

We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment.

Come be part of our future!

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Specialist, IMIT Security