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September 06, 2022

Junior Security Analyst Job posting

Do you have a passion for Information Security?  Do you have a degree or diploma in Computing, Engineering, or a related STEM field?  Do you inspire a high degree of trust in an information sensitive environment? Are you able to communicate orally and in writing under challenging circumstances? Are you self-directed and interested in helping establish an innovative shared Security Operations Centre (SOC) for the post-secondary sector in Manitoba?  If so, then this position may be ideal for you:


Junior Security Analyst (2 year full-time contractual position)

Reporting jointly to the CEO and CISO of MRnet Inc. and working closely with staff at all participating post-secondary institutions and MERLIN, you will be responsible for daily operational responsibilities of the newly established shared Security Operations Centre.   This includes monitoring of the security logs, recognizing anomalies and incidents, reporting them to institutional contacts, and working with them to establish baselines, false positives, bona fide incidents, and remedial activities.   As you familiarize yourself with the institutional needs and SOC software tools, you will enhance the service by automating alerts, searches, dashboards, and reporting on benchmarks and key performance indicators.  The position is primarily on-site at MERLIN headquarters. Periodic work-from-home can be arranged. Training and opportunities for appropriate certification will be available. Documented Information Security accomplishments are an asset, but no specific experience is required. This position is restricted to Canadian citizens or permanent residents and will require a satisfactory criminal background check.  The position is competitively compensated.

If you are interested in the above position or would like more information, please contact Gerrit Bos, Chief Information Security Officer, MRnet at: or (204) 390-7672

April 13, 2017

Privacy Policy

MRNet Privacy Policy


MRNet operates in a transparent manner while respecting the principles of freedom of information and protection of privacy.

In the course of its membership, project management, and operational activities, MRNet may collect personal information from individuals who are involved in the projects it develops and supports. This policy outlines the access and privacy principles to which MRNet adheres.

Any personal information collected by MRNet is not distributed to any private organizations or used for commercial marketing.


**ACCOUNTABILITY**: MRNet is responsible for the personal information under its control and has designated the company’s Chief Executive Officer as its Privacy Officer, accountable for MRNet’s compliance with these principles.

**IDENTIFYING PURPOSES**: The purposes for which personal information is collected shall be identified at or before the time the information is collected.

**CONSENT**: The knowledge and consent of the individual are required for collection, use, or disclosure of personal information, except when deemed inappropriate.

**LIMITING COLLECTION**: The collection of personal information by MRNet shall be limited to the information that is necessary for the purposes identified. Information shall be collected by fair and lawful means.

**LIMITING USE, DISCLOSURE, AND RETENTION**: Personal information shall not be used or disclosed for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the individual or as required by law. Personal information shall be retained only as long as deemed necessary for fulfillment of those purposes.

**ACCURACY**: Personal information shall be as accurate, complete, and up-to-date as is necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used.

**SAFEGUARDS**: Personal information shall be protected by security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information.

**OPENNESS**: MRNet shall make readily available to individuals information about its policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

**INDIVIDUAL ACCESS**: Upon request, an individual shall be informed of the existence, use and disclosure of his or her personal information and shall be given access to that information. An individual shall be able to request a correction of factual inaccuracies.

**CHALLENGING COMPLIANCE**: An individual shall be able to address a challenge concerning compliance with the above principles to the Privacy Officer at

MRNet retains information obtained in connection with administration and project management indefinitely. Individuals may request disposal of personal information by contacting


MRNet will correct any factual inaccuracies in personal information held by it in response to satisfactory evidence being provided by the individual to whom it relates and will use appropriate security measures to protect against loss, theft, unauthorized access, disclosure or modification of any personal information collected.


Any individual whose information has been collected and held by MRNet may request access to that information.


For cybersecurity purposes, MRNet may use software programs to monitor network traffic that identifies unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits.

July 28, 2016

Strategic Plan