Intermediate Security Operations Centre (SOC) Analyst

CGI Group, Inc. - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Position Description:
We currently have an exciting opportunity to join the Managed Security Services (MSS) team as an Intermediate Security Operations Centre (SOC) Analyst.

The Team:
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

The Opportunity:
Be part of something cutting edge and exciting. Do you want to take control of your future? Are you ready for the responsibility of working with high profile clients in the world's most exciting sectors? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic company that gives you a direct stake in its success? If you do, we're looking to strengthen our busy SOC team. We have strong demand from our clients on both Internal and external projects. We are therefore looking to hire an Intermediate Security Analyst. Apply today and find out how you can develop your cyber career at CGI.

The Security Operations Centre (SOC) monitors security alerts and investigates suspected security incidents in order to make recommendations for containment and eradication.

The Intermediate Security Analyst is a more experienced member of the SOC who is responsible for providing second-level support and leadership during security incident investigations as well as general guidance and mentoring to the SOC Analysts.

Your future duties and responsibilities:
  • Manage security alerts detected by security systems such as Intrusion Detection Systems (NIDS, WIDS, HIDS), Log Monitoring, File Integrity monitoring and Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) systems.
  • Investigate alerts indicating potential security incidents
  • Report and investigate potential security incidents
  • Provide recommendations to clients for containment and eradication of threats
  • Maintain Intrusion Detection/Prevention signatures
  • Assist in IT security investigations, exercises and tests
  • Produce and update security operations processes and procedures
  • Provide training and guidance to SOC Security Analysts in the execution of their duties
  • Participate in client on-boarding projects
  • Participate in the evolution of services to reflect changing client needs
  • Transfer knowledge to colleagues via delivery of training/mentoring and clear concise documentation
  • Research, consultation with colleagues and training to maintain awareness of trends in new security threats, technologies and regulations
  • Provide off-hours on-call support on a rotation basis
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
  • Completion of a post-secondary educational program in IT Security or Computer Sciences from a recognized community college or university
  • Minimum of two (2) years demonstrated experience in information systems technology in a security role within the last five (5) years
  • Demonstrated experience leading efforts to identify and resolve systems issues
  • Demonstrated experience in network analysis and networking fundamentals
  • Strong troubleshooting, reasoning and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills and experience communicating effectively with clients, vendors and colleagues, both technical and non-technical personnel
  • Team player with good time-management and organizational skills and the ability to work autonomously in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to speak and write in fluent English
  • Ability to obtain a Government of Canada security clearance of Level 1 (Enhanced Reliability Clearance - ERC)
Non-mandatory assets:
  • Ability to speak and write in fluent French
  • One or more of the following certification: Security+, Network+, GCIA, CCNA, CISSP, ITIL
Skills:
  • Security Administration
  • Security Architecture
What you can expect from us:
Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this changeā€”supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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