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Senior Security Architect

Toronto, ON
Full Time
5 days ago

Join our team

Looking for opportunities to lead security strategy while helping customers achieve their cybersecurity dreams and aspirations? Look no further, we have the opportunity for you!

At TELUS Security, we strive to always be steps ahead, tackling the toughest security challenges head-on with top talent and cutting edge technology.

The Cybersecurity Architecture Team is the foundational pillar and natural integrator that leads overall security outcomes for TELUS. The team is an assembly of innovators who each bring unique wisdom and competency built from their storied career paths, involving a spectrum of technologies, practices, roles, and projects. Together, we engage stakeholders across the business and collaborate to identify, plan, consult, review, and prioritize change initiatives to security capabilities that will serve to protect the business of TELUS and our customers.

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

Envision, establish and drive TELUS' Security technology roadmap for the managed security services domain. You are a strategic evangelist who draws on passion for capability-building to constructively break through challenges in order to chart a path forward leading to sustainable delivery of benefits to mission. You will leverage your experience in a managed services context to rapidly orient yourself with stakeholders and their functions and processes, communicate in both business and technical terms, and discover and prioritize gaps for maturity improvement.

It is essential for this team to strategically deploy their capabilities to meet the demands of an increasingly complex and ever-changing environment where the landscape is rapidly evolving.

Here's how

Every day you will take on exciting challenges to architect and coordinate the Managed Security Services (MSS) Portfolio, collaborating with your stakeholders and architecture peers to manage the respective portfolio architectures, and the strategic capability roadmap for TELUS Security.

Security may have been your long-time focus, or is a developing passion. Whichever the case may be, you see yourself having conversations about our product portfolio with the Product teams about the security outcomes we can deliver to our customers, and ideate around how to enhance them and optimize their delivery through process/technology improvement.

You will engage with your stakeholders to understand their operating contexts, drivers, objectives, challenges, and planned initiatives. Along with internal security SMEs, your stakeholders will include several multidisciplinary teams such as product portfolio, complex/custom solutions, market facing business units and enterprise teams.


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •5+ years performing Enterprise Architecture activities in a large enterprise environment •2+ years working with Product Management teams with exposure to Product Portfolio Management, Roadmap Planning, and Product/Service Business Support Systems •2+ years planning/establishing a service management practice, including significant security scope, in a large enterprise or communication service provider (CSP) •2+ years participating in management accounting activities, such as budgeting, product/service cost model establishment, investment initiative planning, business case development •Post-secondary degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Communications Technology, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent •Earned certifications with some combination of:
      •Enterprise/Business Architecture/Analysis (TOGAF, Archimate, SABSA, Business Architecture Guild CBA, IIBA CCBA/CBAP, or equivalent) •Service Governance/Management (ITIL, SIAM, COBIT, CGEIT, CMMI, or equivalent) •Security Practice Management (CISSP, CISM, CISA, ISO27000-LA, or equivalent) security technology and operations (GIAC, CEH, vendor-specific certifications);

    •2+ years' experience with SIEM (security information and event management) including architecture, design, development, use case development, and operations planning •Experience assessing/integrating practice guidance/control frameworks into organizational processes, such as NIST Cyber Security Framework, ISO/IEC 27000-series, NIST-800 series guidance including the NIST 800-53 framework of information security controls •Knowledge and experience with architecting, design, migration from on premise to cloud providers such as AWS, Azure & GCP •Knowledge and experience with Networking security concepts such as topology, protocols, components and principles •Experience with Service Gateway architectures on container based platforms such as Kong and Kubernetes. Application of Security controls within these platforms such as OAuth and Open Policy Agents •Experience with On-Prem and Cloud based Layer 7 security controls such for Advanced WAF and Bot Mitigation •Experience with Vulnerability Management tools for varied delivery models and stages in the CICD Pipeline

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you're helping us make the future friendly. We're committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability -your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.
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