Senior Cyber Security Advisor, Incident Response and Threat Hunting

Date: Nov 24, 2018

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 217088 


Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 138 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.

Our Network team plans, designs, builds and operates Bell’s multi-billion dollar networks, including the continued expansion of our fibre optic network, HSPA+ and LTE —  Canada’s largest and fastest wireless network.

The service we provide is the foundation of Bell’s competitive advantage and a critical step towards achieving Bell’s goal to be recognized by customers as Canada’s leading communications company.


          Job Description:

Bell has a growth opportunity for a qualified Senior Cyber Security Advisor to join our innovative, high-energy Security Operations team.  The Bell Security Advisor will be responsible to evaluate new security tools and participate in their configuration and deployment.  They will assess application risk using proven methods of threat modeling and data flow diagramming. Contribute to the preparation and improvement of development standards, methods and tools in the application security and threat hunting areas.


The Cyber Security Advisor should become familiar with Bell's security management environments, internal as well as external managed clients and the services provided by the Security Operations Center.


The role requires current knowledge of security trends, threat hunting, and identification technics.  As well as tactics and procedures to leverage all the technological capabilities, processes and applications for threat detection and incident response.  The Senior Advisor will also act as a subject matter expert for incident response, detection and threat hunting.



  • Exercise a technical advisory role; endorse a mentoring approach to other members of the Security Operations Management team.
  • Coordinate projects and operational activities in the context of a high performance security operation or threat-hunting teams.
  • Supervise the implementation and the development of new technologies and new services, analysis of operational impacts and network management processes, training and management platforms plans.
  • Analyze the effectiveness of the service and operational security processes and propose necessary adjustments
  • Mentor and support analysts, developers and other IT experts in their application security work by providing technical expertise, especially in the area of Threat Hunting.
  • Ensure a technology watch in relation to security environments under the governance of operational security management center.
  • Apply incident handling processes-including preparation, identification, containment, eradication, and recovery-to protect enterprise environments.
  • Generate threat intelligence to detect, respond to, and defeat focused and targeted threats
  • Be able to consume Indicators of Compromise (IOCs), and distribute it among different technologies.
  • Perform comparative analysis on the results from industry specific constant evolving threats, vulnerabilities and all other malware threats.
  • Inform and raise employee awareness of standards, methods and tools in application security development and Threat hunting
  • Analyze the structure of common attack techniques in order to evaluate an attacker's spread through a system and network, anticipating and thwarting further attacker activity.
  • Develop complex documentation to allow trend analysis, design solutions and operating guides or various deliverables
  • Observe strict security protocols associated with all security management practices

Required Education and Experience:

  • University or college degree in Computer Science/Engineering or 5 to 10 years of equivalent experience in the cyber security domain.
  • Preferable: Two  (2)  intermediate  professional security certification such as CCNP Security, CISSP, CCSE, GIAC certification, SIEM certification
  • Knowledge of offensive and defensive operational security tactics and support of tactical response teams in the event of a security incident.
  • Working experience with Agile, Continuous Improvement and Lean.
  • Proven experience in design, implementation and troubleshooting solutions related to the security domain.
  • Good understanding of network security platforms, OS security features, Application protection systems. (WEB)
  • Good understanding of Security Information and Events Management (SIEM) concepts.
  • Experience or knowledge of blue teaming, malware analysis, and/or social engineering
  • Experience in the analysis of security events and cyber threat from the SIEM platform.
  • Takes initiatives, has leadership and organizational skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in French and English.



Bilingualism is required (English and French)


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management
Job Location: Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 12/23/2018

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: CanadaQC, Montreal

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