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.
Security Solutions Engineer, Competition 20201222-1 (Based out of Toronto)
The Security Solutions Engineer is a key member of the Services Delivery team. The Engineer will work closely with Sales and Delivery teams to aid in successful customer opportunities where expert services is required. Your unique skills will help drive growth and trust in our customer base, and be successful in driving that growth through successful security solutions and product delivery approach.
Provide cyber-security architectural design, and integration expertise based on customer requirements
Provide cyber-security operational support to customer cyber-security toolsets
Support the existing cyber-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;
5+ Years industry experience in Network or Security Operations, Administration, or consulting
Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) in Security Specialization
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;
Knowledge of authentication, authorization, and access control methods, specifically Cisco ISE
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
Ability to function in dynamic environment with effective customer focus
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.