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Info. Security Specialist

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc


Vacancy Number: 31800
Number of positions: 2
Town/City: Toronto, Ontario (CA-ON)
Business Unit: ISD
Department: SECURITY (10002141)
Job type: Regular
Duration of rotation:


General Accountabilities:

The Security Specialist will work within the Security Technology & Operations team. Primary duties will include Vulnerability Management & remediation tracking, analysis and dissemination of Threat Intelligence feeds, coordination of Penetration Testing efforts, IPS tuning, SIEM event correlation & response, DLP configuration & alert monitoring, Threat Hunting.

  • Analyze, assess and design effective security controls
  • Help prevent potential security breaches before they occur
  • Detect security issues, and remediate them or coordinate with colleagues to resolve issues
  • Identify security abnormalities and trigger early notifications before an event occurs
  • Monitor systems for security risks and attacks
  • Manage threat and risk assessments


Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years in a Cyber Defence Operations / SOC team
  • 2-5 years experience analyzing vulnerability data and running VA scans (Nessus, Qualys, IP360, etc)
  • 2-5 years experience working with Offensive Security tools (Metasploit, w3af, Kali Linux, nmap, nikto, etc)
  • 2-5 years experience working with IPS and APT prevention technologies (Tipping Point, Checkpoint, Palo Alto, FireEye, Lastline, etc)
  • 2-5 years experience in a Cyber Security Incident Response, Analysis & Triage related role
  • CISSP or OSCP considered an asset
  • Bachelor in Computer Science (or equivalent) or College Diploma in Computer Studies considered an asset


If you share our passion for safety, our customer service focus, and are ready to play a lead role in building a bright future, we would love to hear from you!


Thank you for considering this opportunity and we welcome applications from all qualified candidates.  If you are being considered for an interview or other assessment one of our Recruitment Consultants will be in touch.  Furthermore, if you are being considered for an interview and require special accommodations please let us know.  Finally, short-listed candidates will be asked to pass a reliability check (which could include criminal background check, driver’s license abstract, education verification, etc.) prior being offered a job at Hydro One.  


Deadline: August 26,  2019



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