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Security Consultant I (Purple Teaming)

Reference ID: SEC03264-17

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At TELUS Security, we strive to always be steps ahead, tackling the toughest security challenges head-on with top talent and cutting edge technology.

As a Security Consultant on our team, you will be designing, planning, and facilitating Tabletop and Live Fire Exercises. You will be simulating the latest threats and driving continuous evolution and improvement for the team and TELUS products and services.

If you're ready to hit the ground running with a high performing team read on...

What you'll do:

As a Security Consultant you will:
    •Create, facilitate, and make recommendations as part of Cyber Security Tabletop and Live Fire Exercises •Help evolve TELUS' detection and response capabilities •Research and brainstorm for the development of relevant, timely, and compelling exercise scenarios •Participate in Purple Teaming •Simulate Tactics, Techniques and Procedures against TELUS with blue team involvement •Identify high value targets within the corporate structure •Support the development of detection use cases to close the gap or areas of visibility required


Knowledge & Experience:
    •Understanding of current cyber security threats, prevention and detection, and incident response/handling •Understanding of adversary behavior and the cyber kill chain •Experience with threat modelling, penetration testing (web, network) •Experience developing suitable props and log entries for a variety of exercise injects •Proficiency with:
      •Linux and Windows server operating systems and services •Database systems (Oracle and SQL) •Networking technologies •Task automation using scripting languages (Python, PowerShell, or others)
    •Understanding of the technical and business impact of what the tabletop is aiming to test •Capable of research and creative thinking required for brainstorming and plausible scenario development •Experience with purple teaming is a plus

Skills & Abilities:
    Trusted Security Professional: Unquestioned integrity and personal ethics; willingness to provide feedback in challenging situations •Organized Self-Starter: Excellent time management, communication, decision-making, analytical and organizational skills •Collaborative Communicator: Excellent written and verbal communication skills •Energetic Team Member: Comfortable performing multifaceted projects in conjunction with day-to-day activities •Lifelong Learner: Passionate about Information Security and have the enthusiasm and curiosity to learn new things

Professional Designation/Certifications:
    •University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar disciplines •3+ years of Network and Systems Security experience including •2+ years' experience in Incident Handling •Hands-on experience in Network and/or IT Security disciplines •Role-specific certifications, such as eDiscovery, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, preferred

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: October 20, 2017
Closes:December 4, 2017