System Security Specialist
Job Description

System Security Analyst

The SW System Engineer shall meet the following Webb Depth of Knowledge:

System Security Analyst (SSA) must be capable of performing vulnerability assessments and analyzing network data to report key finds and provide recommendations for remediation. Only intermediate and senior resources (level 2-3) would qualify for this positon.

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Criteria

1.

Education.

a.        University undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science or equivalent; or

b.        College diploma (two or three year program) in an electrical engineering, electronics, telecommunications, computers or information technology program or equivalent.

Must also obtain an industry recognized certification in the area of specialization (i.e. Cisco SCYBER, SANS GIAC, Security+…).

2.

Experience.

Must have experience in security analysis work including experience in any of the following areas:

  1. Perform vulnerability testing, risk analysis and security assessment;
  2. Understand and implement security policies and safeguards;
  3. Conduct impact analysis for configuration changes and patch management.

Requires a combination of education and experience in many of the fields below:

  1. Network Scanning and Monitoring tools;
  2. Manage Computer Network Defence technologies, such as Intrusion Detection Systems or Security Information and Event Management systems;
  3. Identity Management and/or Policy Management systems;
  4. Implement and upgrade security measures and controls
  5. Conduct internal and external security audits
  6. Anticipate security alerts, incidents and disasters and reduce their likelihood
  7. Analyze security breaches to determine their root cause
  8. Recommend appropriate tools and countermeasures


Job Requirements

 

Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.



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