IT Security Analyst 1 / Analyste en sécurité des TI 1 (10875)

Location: Ottawa, ON
Date Posted: 18-09-2017
RESPONSIBILITIES 
This role provides you the opportunity to develop into a fully competent security professional in areas of security analytics, incident response, risk management and SIEM technologies. 

SECURITY ANALYSIS 
You’ll have the ability to identify, assess, qualify and escalate events, or incidents that could potentially impact our customers’ complex environments, applications and infrastructures. 
Communicate your findings and make recommendations in an effective and timely matter. 

Use data mining and predictive analytics to mine large data sets from internal and external sources. 

Capable to correlate data sets between COTS and proprietary data repositories. 
Develop, automate and execute service reports and deliverables. 

Contribute to the service growth and maturity, identifying areas of improvement and engaging in implementation projects. 
Security Incident Response 
Assist our customers’ support teams in the response, assessment and containment of technological security incidents. 

Work on the mitigation and containment efforts of security events, by coordinating remediation efforts, escalating to appropriate supporting teams or customers, and providing support for forensic analysis as required. 

Adhere to operational processes and procedures, including proper documentation and communication of incident findings in a clear and concise manner. 

SIEM 
Monitoring and respond to security events and incident across a wide array of technologies, including qualifications and analysis of events. 

Identify and assist in the development of SIEM use cases, correlations and accelerators. 

Devise and execute SIEM strategies to identify and respond to a variety of attacks over multiple exploit vectors. 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE 
Looking for individuals with eager to grows in the information technology or computer industry. Passionate about administrating systems, application development, network technologies and protocols and IT security controls and technologies: 

• Administrative skills in Windows / Unix 
• Understanding of IP Network technology, protocols, routing, including security solutions such as Firewalls, IDS/IPS, NGFW, UTM. 
• Knowledge of End-Point security solutions. 
• Scripting/Programming skills. 
• Structured Query Language (SQL) or other relational languages. 

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES 
• Excellent time management, communication, decision-making, analytical and organizational skills. 
• Able to work on multiple activities concurrently, manage time effectively, and require minimal supervision in the execution of a daily tasks. 
• Self-starter, able to work with limited supervision. 
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
• Must have passion for Information Security and have a desire to learn new things. 
• High energy level, comfortable performing multifaceted projects in conjunction with day-to-day activities. 
• Unquestioned integrity and personal ethics; willingness to provide feedback in challenging situations. 
• Enthusiasm and Curiosity 
• Must be bi-lingual (English/French) both verbally and written. 
• Willing to attain and maintain relevant technical and/or security certifications specific the role. 

PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATION / CERTIFICATION 
Candidates must possess a college or university degree in Information Technology – Security, Computer Science, Engineering or similar disciplines. 

Capable of obtaining a Level II security clearance (GoC Public Works, secret level). 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE 
• 1-2 years of experience in: 
o Engineering or Computer Science related projects, or 
o Network architecture/design, or 
o Software or application development. 
o Hands-on Information Technology support role: systems administration, networking or customer support 
• 2+ years working with Unix/Linux, Windows and virtual systems. 
• Experience working several projects at one time 
• Security clearance - Enhance is required with the ability to have Secret
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