Security Consultant II

IT technologies
Technical Innovator
Trusted Security Advisor
July 30, 2018
Updated on
September 12, 2018
Valid until

You will collaborate with various TELUS teams to consistently improve SIEM service delivery and customer experience by addressing security concerns and business needs.

We live in a fast-paced cyber-world where protecting our information has become paramount. The TELUS Security team strives to always be steps ahead, tackling the toughest security challenges head-on with top talent and cutting edge technology.

The SIEM Outcomes team uses data-driven security analytics and the ability to sift through the information that network, security, and endpoint device logs produce to provide visibility into potential security threats. Our proactive approach ensures TELUS and our Managed Security Solutions Practice (MSSP) customers can operate in a safe environment.

Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together

As a Security Consultant - SIEM Content Engineer, you will collaborate with various TELUS teams to consistently improve SIEM service delivery and customer experience by addressing security concerns and business needs.

By sharing your knowledge and experience you will facilitate innovation and empower the TELUS community of security professionals to think out of the box.

Here’s how

As a Technical Innovator, you’ll:

Develop and maintain a portfolio of use-cases to detect and respond to sophisticated security attacks through security information and event management (SIEM) platforms such as LogRhythmn, ArcSight, and Splunk

Identify and recommend industry tools and methods to enhance security analytics capabilities i.e. Threat feeds, UEBA, Vulnerability Scan data

Evaluate and integrate solutions which enrich information and fine tune performance characteristics of use-cases

As a Trusted Security Advisor, you’ll:

Provide meaningful intelligence reporting and recommendations which improve detection capabilities and insight on network activity trends

Identify gaps in log data collection and recommend solutions to address exposures to attack vectors

As an Analytical Whiz, you’ll:

Configure standard and custom alerting, correlation and notifications

Develop standard and custom reports, alerts, dashboards to support customer requirements, including compliance-driven reporting

Perform content and filter development to identify data, and events of interest


You’re the missing piece of the puzzle

Bilingual in French and English

With your 3-5 years of experience deploying or supporting LogRhythm, ArcSight, or Splunk SIEM solutions in large enterprise environments and integrating log data from multi-vendor technologies including:

Firewalls (Cisco, Juniper, CheckPoint, Palo Alto)

IDS/P technologies (Tippingpoint, Cisco, Juniper)

IPSec and SSL VPN’s (Juniper, Cisco, Nortel)

Remote Authentication (TACACS+, RSA SecurID, CryptoCard, Cisco ISE)

Content Filtering (Cisco IronPort)

Confident in your knowledge of security methodologies, standards, and best practices (ITIL ISO 17799/BS7799, and other security-related practices

Recognized for your ability to aggregate and correlate alerts from systems and/or SIEM analytics tool to provide context, environmental awareness, baselines, and root cause analysis

Appreciated for your high level of self-motivation and accountability on technical projects in a highly competitive environment to ensure timely execution, clear communication of risks, and delivery

Acknowledged for your leadership skills including the ability to plan, organize, schedule and coordinate work for others while providing guidance and direction

Known for your commitment to continuous personal development to maintain and enhance technical security knowledge

With the ability to obtain a Level II security clearance (Government of Canada Public Works, Secret Level)

With an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics


Experience with Big Data tools such as Hadoop, Kafka, Pentaho

Industry information security certifications such as CISA, CISM, CRISC, CISSP, SANS/GIAC

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?