Security Analyst in Montreal at Volt

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Duration:
    6 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $88.46/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Security Analyst

We are currently looking for a Consultant specializing in cloud security for our client's Security Group in their Montreal locations.

General Overview
- Must be an Expert in Cloud consulting with AZURE. (AWS and GCP less so)
- Must have experience building blueprints
- Cyber security certifications are an asset..
- There will be a phone interview, and then an in-person interview
- Initial phase is 1 month, then the client is looking to have it lead into phase 2 and 3.

Consultant, Cloud Security – Canada – Montreal
The client provides a complete portfolio of business technology services, cloud computing platforms, and industry solutions. Their platform products are based on scalable, reliable and high-performance server, storage, point-of-sale, and mobile technologies. The client combines its renowned platform offerings with a full suite of onshore, near shore and offshore system integration, outsourcing, and datacenter services covering applications, operations, infrastructure, customer service, and multi-vendor lifecycle services. 

• Lead client engagements as the Cloud SME to solve customer security problems and translate customer requirements into deliverable services in North America
• Create security blueprints and architectures for hybrid and multi-cloud infrastructures centered around Azure, AWS and GCP (network, server, storage, and management software topologies)
• Provide consulting expertise on Cloud Security Models, Security Roadmap, and Cloud ROI and Cost versus Risk analysis for end customers
• Gather technical requirements and facilitate sessions for building secure Cloud solutions around Azure, AWS and GCP
• Lead the proposed solution, and remain engaged during implementation with the client while becoming a "trusted advisor" 
• Provide key insights and vision into major industry drivers and our solutions and offerings within the Cloud Security domain 
• Evangelize to customers the benefits of the Cyber Security Solutions for improved business resilience and threat protection
• Contribute to the development of new business through existing and new clients and industry contacts 
• Serve as a Subject Matter Advisor within Cyber & Network Security Services providing thought leadership, insights, and helping to develop Cyber & Network Security Services
• Contribute to delivery of Security Professional Services engagements 
• Execute security services engagements, within the Security Business, which may require contributing subject matter expertise management and collaborating with resources across the company 
• Execute consulting engagements, assessments and proofs of concepts to contribute relevant subject matter and Cyber & Network Security Services industry insights 
• Ensure that a quality solution is delivered in a timely manner, within budget, and to our client's satisfaction
• Work closely with the client to understand and manage their expectations while simultaneously collaborating with the internal team to optimize delivery
• Contribute to the development of internal best practices as well as new innovative consulting services offerings that we can take to market

Desired Skills and Experience
• Six or more years of experience in cyber security, with half in the Cloud Security domain
• Experience in securing complex solutions on one of more of Azure, AWS or Google Cloud Platform, or similar services
• High level knowledge of automation platforms and tools such as Chef, Puppet, Terraform, Infrastructure as Code, CloudFormation, Ansible, etc.
• Experience in implementing cyber security solutions in large enterprises or government agencies. Experience in various functions of the Enterprise receiving cybersecurity services, which may also involve technology partners. Ability to collaborate within a decentralized organization
• Experience working in collaborative environments and high performance teams
• Experience working in a dynamic environment that requires fast execution of tasks
• Knowledge of Cloud Access Security Broker concepts and solutions
• Ability to interact with senior management as well as technical staff
• Knowledge of the cybersecurity market
• An asset: hold a cybersecurity certification such as CCSK, CCSP, CISM or CISSP
• Knowledge related to information security regulations and compliance issues
• Knowledge of NIST Cyber Security Framework, NIST 800: 53, ISO 27001/2, PCI-DSS and similar standards is an asset
• Knowledge of general methods and concepts of security: vulnerability assessment; Assessment of the protection of confidentiality; Intrusion detection; Response to incidents; Development of security policies; Strategies, architecture and governance of the company
• Knowledge of networking (TCP / IP, OSI model) and computer security technologies (firewall, IDS / IPS, DDoS, WAF, encryption, IAM, SIEM, etc.); Basic knowledge of operating systems (Windows, UNIX)
• Ability to author deliverables of a technical nature and present them to clients;
• Understanding of threats and vulnerabilities, as well as information security standards and regulations
• Ability to collaborate effectively with other actors in the field of security, with other organizations using different technologies and with other sectors of activity
• Highly motivated self-starter comfortable with working directly with customers
• Highly organized, detail-oriented, with excellent time management skills, able to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a complex environment