Ignite Security is a security services organization empowering companies to establish a stronger security framework. Through our security services and technologies, we enable organizations to effectively establish stronger security practices that are critical for threat defence to prepare you for a breach – before, during and after an incident. Serving organizations large and small across Canada, Ignite Security Solutions Group is a subsidiary of Ignite Collaboration Services Group Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta.
Junior IT Security Analyst
The Junior IT Security Analyst is a key member of the Services Delivery team. The Analyst will work closely with Sales and Delivery teams to protect our customers’ infrastructure assets from security threats. You will also be afforded the opportunity to grow with us, and help plan, design and implement various security solutions, as well as play a key role in developing our core offerings.
Analyze, triage, and investigate cyber security alerts in a dynamic, multi-customer security operations centre
Provide security operational support to customer cyber-security toolsets
Support the existing security infrastructure to ensure uninterrupted operations;
Conduct technology assessments;
Research the evolving threat landscape, and apply research knowledge to our customer environments
Install, maintain and operate Cisco security solutions and offerings;
Collaborate with client to assist with enablement of security technologies;
Ensure continuous improvement in security logging, monitoring and reporting; and
Grow your skills and training to aid our senior service delivery team design, architect, and implement cyber-security solutions
Are you Ready? (And Qualified?)
Degree, diploma or technical certificate in Computer Science or a related discipline;
Strong understanding of networking concepts and protocols, network security and communication methodologies;
Previous experience as a Security Analyst; performing network penetration testing is considered an asset
Experience with Firewall, IPS, Web, Email, and Endpoint Security solution; Cloud security is considered a strong asset;
Experience establishing and maintaining security logging, monitoring and reporting solutions;
Knowledge of authentication, authorization and access control methods;
Ability to solve complex technical problems quickly and completely;
Strong desire to learn new technologies;
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to end-users and at all levels within the organization;
Strong organizational, multi-tasking and creative thinking skills; and
Ability to function within a fast-paced team environment.
Have even more to Offer? We’d love to see these qualifications, but only as an optional bonus!
Experience in design, implementation, and support of enterprise environments is also considered an asset
Cisco Certification (CCNA) in Route/Switch or Security discipline
SANS, ISACA, or ISC2 certification with Cyber-Security discipline
How Do I Apply?
We are excited to help you grow with us. If you fit the mould, are excited to learn new technologies, and have an outgoing personality, we’re the right fit for you!
Like what you see? Like working for a fun, innovative, culture driven organization? Want to join the Ignite Security team of excellence? We’re looking for the right individuals to be a part of our team. Check back often as we continue to grow.