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About the role:

Our Federal Government client has an urgent need for a Senior IT Security Engineer to perform the design, development and delivery of a cyber security and defence capability in alignment with the project’s business objectives.

The resource must complete tasks relate to the elicitation of requirements, their translation into technical requirements for the technical team, the provision of advice, and engagement stakeholders, and coordination of stakeholders’ activities.

The qualifications:

  • Clearance: Secret (mandatory)

  • Language: English

  • 10 years’ relevant experience working in the development and implementation of IT security applications and infrastructures in any combination of at least two (2) of the following areas:

Host-based Intrusion Prevention Systems (HIPS);

Wireless Networking Security Technologies;

Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS);

Network Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS);

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM);

Full Packet Capture (FPC);

Network Access Control (NAC);

Identity Credentials and Access Management (ICAM); and

Endpoint Protection.

  • Three (3) years of combined experience in the development of at least three (3) of the following types of System Engineering Documentation:

System Design Specifications;

Build / Configuration documents;

Concept of Operations (ConOps);

System Implementation Plans;

Test Plans/Test Reports; and

Life Cycle Support Plans

  • 5+ years’ direct experience developing network security architectures (Level II or higher) based on IT Security Directives (ITSD) and /or IT Security Guidance (ITSG).

  • 5+ years’ project experience creating or performing analysis of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans.

  • 5+ years’ experience experience writing technical reports such as options analysis, and/or implementation plans.

  • The following certifications will be considered an asset:

Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP);

Certified Cloud Security Professional (CSSP); and/or

Systems Security Certified Professional (SSCP);

Type of Assignment:

Contract, Full-time

Become a part of the Calian team and join over 3,000 professionals working on projects that span Canada, U.S. and international markets. Our capabilities are diverse enabling us to offer professionals career opportunities within business and technology services in health, training, engineering and IT services as well as within the design, manufacturing and maintenance of complex systems to the communications and defence sectors. Founded in 1982, Calian is a Canadian company that is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CGY).

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