Cyber Security & Architecture Manager – City of Surrey

Guided by the core values of Community, Integrity, Teamwork, Innovation and Service, the City of Surrey (The City), provides municipal government services to the residents and businesses of Canada’s 12th largest city. The City values the contributions of our 4000+ employees and is proud to be recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for ten consecutive years, Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2019, 2020 & 2021 and the only municipality to be named among Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.
The Information Technology Division supports and guides the technology of the City of Surrey through its strategic vision, direction, and initiatives. The Information Technology Division at the City of Surrey is at the forefront of innovation with incredibly unique opportunities to contribute to significant projects. The Division continues to implement creative and agile approaches across to technology, designed to enhance the delivery of services and accessibility.

Reporting to the IT Infrastructure & Operations Manager, the Cyber Security & Architecture Manager is responsible for overseeing a team of IT professionals responsible for the design, development, implementation and maintenance of comprehensive, organization-wide cyber security and architecture technologies and practices.
This is a challenging and dynamic opportunity for an experienced IT manager and excellent people leader, who is committed to the City’s values of Community, Innovation, Integrity, Service and Teamwork. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree (in a related field) supplemented by a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation.
The ideal candidate will bring a minimum of seven (7) years experience in an IT management role, including at least three (3) years in cyber security. The ideal candidate will bring a demonstrated understanding IT systems and architecture, required to anticipate, and respond to possible security risks, breaches, and areas of weakness. The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) certification is considered an asset.

Cyber security
IT systems and architecture
Project management
Process development and compliance

Team leader
Service orientated
Problem solving

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Should you be interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity with the City of Surrey, please contact Harbour West Consulting at 604-998-4032 or forward your resume and letter of introduction, in confidence, to We will respond to all who express interest.