Cyber Security Engineer – Calgary

  • Company:
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is seeking for an enthusiastic and determined Cyber Security Engineer to join our Calgary Cyber team. Reporting to the Manager of Cyber Security Solutions (CSS) the successful candidate will provide subject matter expertise in Cyber security and will work closely with our customer and internal teams in the execution of our programs. This is an intermediate to working level position.As the Cyber Security Engineer, you will be responsible for reviewing and understanding customer inputs, working collaboratively within an interdisciplinary range of colleagues and with stakeholders. You will analyze and synthesize information, assess Cyber Security risk areas and seek opportunities to make recommendations on potential course of action. You will be working in a laboratory environment to develop and execute test cases, monitor system design, provide design advice and troubleshoot various systems which would support the laboratory and operational environment. In addition, you will provide progress reports to the Cyber Security Architect to support internal and formal technical reviews.Essential SkillsMinimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical/science/mathematics degree with proof of continuous development of Cyber Security related professional knowledge and/or skills.3-5 years of related experience.Experience in one or more of these areas: Network Security principles and practice, Vulnerability Analysis, Threat Risk Assessment, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) concepts with hands-on implementation as well as Operating System Hardening.Hands-On experience with one or more of the following products: Microsoft Enterprise network suite of software, McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO), VMware vSphere, ESXi & vCenterMust have strong written and verbal communication skills in English.High degree of initiative and work habits that accomplish functional and business goals with autonomy.Ideally you will have experience inIndustry certification such as CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GSEC, Security+, Network+, etc., or other related networking or security certifications would be viewed as an assetKnowledge and experience with current government and industry standards such as CSE ITS Guidance, DISA STIGs, ITSG-33, ITSG-22, NIST SP-800 suite, ISO/IEC and other related standards is an asset.Knowledge or experience of Security Operations Center (SOC) technologies such as Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Intrusion Detection System (IDS), Intrusion prevention System (IPS), and machine learning technologies is an asset.Must be able to obtain and maintain Canadian Security Clearance and a positive Controlled Goods Assessment. Eligibility to work in Canada either as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.Our Company BenefitsOur contribution to our employees represents much more than just a pay check. We invest in our employees’ health and wellness, paid time off, retirement, income protection, work/life balance, talent development and more. As a General Dynamics employee, you can enjoy many of our benefits including:Health and optional dental planLife insurance and retirement benefitsVacation and flexible work environmentOn-site fitness facilitiesFree parkingHockey and soccer leaguesTickets and giveaways offered through our Recreation AssociationAbout General Dynamics Mission Systems–CanadaGeneral Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).