Senior SOC Analyst

Date: Jan 8, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 217793


Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 137 years of success. We are defined by the passion of our team members and their belief in our company’s vast potential.

To ensure we continue to be recognized as Canada’s leading communications company, we’re committed to finding and developing the next generation of leaders. This means creating best-in-class career and development opportunities for our employees.

If you’re passionate, driven and find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

Bell Business Markets provides a vast array of communications solutions for small, medium, and large organizations. These include managed data and network solutions, cloud computing, conferencing, Web, security solutions and integrated information and communications technology (ICT) services.


The Bell Business Markets (BBM) Professional Services delivery team is the consulting arm of Bell Canada Enterprise responsible for the design, execution, and implementation of solutions for the Enterprise Customer market.

The continued growth and success of this consulting team in the marketplace is directly attributed to the expertise and the professionalism of its staff, the trust and confidence of its technology partners and the unrelenting demands it places on itself in pursuit of that most important determining attribute - Customer Satisfaction. As we continue to grow, we are seeking more people with the same sense of responsibility to the customer, respect for the individual and drive for personal growth as the current team exemplifies.


Position Description:

This solicitation is for a Senior Security Solutions Consultant to join the National Security Testing & Incident Response Team (STIRT) based in the Greater Toronto Area.  The Security Consultant will primarily be responsible to conduct Vulnerability Assessments and Penetration Testing activities for Bell’s Government and Enterprise clients. Reporting directly to the Regional Security Practice Leader, the candidate will be an ongoing participant to the portfolio evolution program along with other STIRT customer deliverables.  The growth potential for Professional Services in the GTA is sizeable. This individual will leverage past years of experience in the IS/IT domain, his (or her) demonstrated time management skills, and proven technical knowledge to deliver and grow the team’s services nationally. The Senior Security Solutions Consultant is accountable for the delivery of the STIRT that will be delivered across Canada.


Job Duties/Accountabilities:

The successful candidate will be accountable for the following:

  • Perform internal and external vulnerability assessments
  • Perform network and wireless network penetration testing
  • Perform web application penetration testing
  • Develop and mature vulnerability management programs within large enterprise organizations
  • Use of various methodologies used in Attack & Penetration testing
  • Develop and test exploits and scripts ( PERL/Python/Bash Scripting )
  • Perform log analysis, WASP, Secure SDLC , web application and security configuration reviews, code reviews
  • Perform testing using OWASP and Secure SDLC standards
  • Perform IT infrastructure/ Application Security configuration reviews 
  • Coordination and delivery of ongoing quarterly enterprise scans
  • On time delivery of solutions and consulting engagements in accordance with contract terms and conditions or statements of work and industry best practices
  • Meeting with clients to present and disclose scan findings
  • Ongoing development, maintenance, and management of our existing security testing lab environments
  • Management of client expectations and timely resolution of issues that may arise
  • Participation in ongoing development of tools and procedures required by the STIRT and the development of new or evolving practice offerings.
  • Perform Incident Response Reviews for Bell’s clients
  • Ability to accurately scope and provide associated effort levels for future opportunities
  • External Relationships:
    • Clients, typically senior level managers
    • Senior Information Technology/Systems Executives, Corporate Information Officer (CIO) 
    • IT Directors and Senior IT Security staff
  • Internal Relationships:
    • Sales, Sales Support, Product Development, and Marketing senior leader teams
    • Professional Services and other Line of Business (Managed Services, Infrastructure) 


Critical Qualifications/Competencies:

  • University degree or equivalent business experience
  • 5+ years of project experience delivering Vulnerability Assessments and Penetration Testing Services for external clients
  • Ability to engage easily with multiple management levels and senior IT resources
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French (spoken and written)
  • Proven experience using OWASP and Secure SDLC best practices
  • Comfortable with:
    • TCP/IP Networking skills
    • Linux / Windows OS and Administration skills
    • SQL databases
    • Cisco Routing
    • Firewall Administration
    • Perl and Python scripting
    • Programming skills with C
    • Ability to integrate and manage common network infrastructure;
    • Network security tools (NMAP, Nessus, Nikto, Metasploit, BURP, HP Fortify, etc.) 
    • Security Device Technologies: Firewalls, VPN, IDS/IPS 
    • Online vulnerability 
  • Strong administration skills with FOS software suites (apache, postfix, mailman, majordomo)
  • Experience with ESX virtualized environments
  • Experience with software distribution and packaging  (i.e. RPM, .deb)
  • Experience with Configuration Management suites (i.e. CF Engine)
  • Strong analytical/ problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage concurrent projects
  • Security certification such as CISSP and OPST
  • Application development background and security knowledge – examples of languages include C, C#, C++, Java, J2EE
  • Willingness to Travel




Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Mississauga || Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 01/25/2019

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


Bell is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.


Created: CanadaON, Mississauga

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