Infrastructure Security Analyst

Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Lead Infrastructure Engineer, and with support from the Manager of Information Security, the role is responsible for monitoring security and logging systems, analyzing the results from those systems, and providing actionable insights to the Infrastructure team.

Duties and Responsibilities

•  Run queries created by the Infrastructure team and design new queries on log aggregation platform

•  Run queries created by the Infrastructure team and design new queries on threat investigation platforms

•  Ensure that all cloud and on-premise systems and services are reporting into appropriate monitoring systems

•  Review threat protection tools for abnormal activity

•  Audit patches applied to Windows and Linux systems

•  Create investigation reports

•   Create dashboard and reporting on security posture in collaboration with the Information Security team

•   Create threat and risk assessment reports

•   Ensure that all security related documentation is current

 

Qualifications

•  Technical Degree (Computer Science/Engineering)

•  Canadian English Language Benchmark (CLB) Level 9 or higher

•  2 years previous experience in an IT/Infrastructure role

•  Previous experience creating technical documentation

•  Exceptional written and oral presentation skills

•  Exceptional analytical skills

•  A basic understanding on cyber security threats

•  1 year experience with performing big data analytics