security consultant - mobile architect in vancouver

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job details

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location
vancouver, british columbia
job category
Technologies
job type
temporary
reference number
2086483PROEN
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job description

On behalf of our Enterprise client, one of Vancouver’s most recognizable brands, we are recruiting for a number of technical consultant positions to help them and they undertake a large portfolio of Technology initiatives coming into 2018.

Offering highly competitive hourly rates, a fun, vibrant work environment with some of the cities smartest people, and a forward-thinking high-tech environment - if you are available (or coming available soon), and are interested in learning more about this position, please apply or contact your Randstad recruiter today.

role:
Security Architect

duration:
3-6 months to start (strong probability of extension)

location:
Downtown Vancouver

what you will be doing:
• perform security assessments of new projects and technology implementations.
• review and approve changes to the IT environment that are of security or compliance consequence.
• monitor the IT security systems, and respond to threats and incidents appropriately.
• develop and establish new policy and review existing policy.
• scour the internal and external landscape for new threats to information security.
• participate in IT security awareness activities and make presentations to IT peers and senior management.
• report on security metrics and assessment results.
• research new technology as required to better protect systems and data.
• vet new architectural system designs, and design and implement security frameworks.

who you are:

you have been in the IT industry for 10 - 12 years; of which 5 – 7 years have been spent, in administering security technologies such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, AV, SIEM, AD, etc. and the last 2 - 3 years as a security risk analyst.

you possess exceptional communication skills, both written and oral; and are equally adept at explaining IT security risk to technical staff as well as senior management.

you have a strong ability to assess information security risks and translate them into business risks.
 you bring a level headed approach to the job and balance the costs and efforts of mitigation of information security risks against the business interests of the company.
 you bring with you application security experience, or possess a strong desire and ability to gain such expertise.
 you are an IT security pro who has a very deep understanding of at least 2 out of the 3 realms of network, server/database and application security.
 you have a strong passion for your profession, and are constantly tuned in to the latest security threats and events.
 you have security certifications and/or trainings that have grounded you in the principles of IT security risk management, technical risk assessments and penetration testing.


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