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Security Architect

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Calgary, AB
Montreal, QC
Vancouver, BC
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Banking, Finance and Insurance
Information Technology

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MBS Techservices Inc. (MBS Tech) is a consultancy specialized in delivering customized cyber security services and solutions for the enterprise clients. Our promise is to protect our clients’ valuable assets and limit liability. Our ability to do so is manifested by the pedigree of our team which is comprised of experienced, successful and motivated experts and consultants coming from different paths of IT, network, cyber security, and business consultancy. Our experts is our main asset. With the constant changes in the type and expanse of cyber attacks and technology fighting them, we rely on their expertise and knowledge in remaining the most current in the market. We strive to maintain an intellectual partnership whereby ever-changing security threats are kept on our radar screens. Our valued clients include Fortune 100 companies in financial, public, energy and other sectors.

MBS Techservices Inc, a metis and veteran owned business, is an avid supporter of various community and social programs.

MBS Tech is a proud member of Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI). CADSI is the national industry association of more than 800 Canadian defense and security companies that produce world-class goods, services and technologies made across Canada and sought the world over. The industries contribute to the employment of more than 63,000 Canadians and generate $10 billion in annual revenues.

We are currently recruiting for positions to be located in Vancouver, Calgary and Monreal as a Security Architect . reporting directly to the CIO, the Security Architect is an expert in identifying, architecting, and designing security controls and solutions for systems environments and technology projects. Beyond being the subject matter expert for security architecture, the ideal candidate is also experienced in risk assessment & N.I.S.T.Compliance methodologies. 

Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities: 

  • Defining, evaluating, and assessing security architecture requirements for systems environments and IT projects
  • Developing and maintaining security architecture designs and standards in alignment with the technological vision and direction
  • Acting as subject matter expert in security architecture, developing and maintaining enterprise and solutions security architecture
  • Developing relevant roadmaps, reference architectures, and design patterns
  • Identifying gaps or weaknesses in security architecture to identify and mitigate known security threats or inherent weaknesses

Position Requirements, Education and Experience: 

  • A Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Deep security technology expertise and experience
  • 10+ years of security experience with security architecture experience in medium-large enterprise environment
  • Diverse technology background and experience
  • Experience with Mobile, Cloud, and IoT security
  • Experience in Threat Risk Assessment methods
  • Possess analytical, problem solving, and negotiating skills
  • Possess strong attention to detail, listening and interpersonal skills
  • Experience and strong understanding of Enterprise Architecture principles, methodologies concepts, policies and practices 
  • Working knowledge of common Frameworks and Standards
  • Must be able to pass security clearence

Preferred Qualifications and Competencies: 

  • Professional security designations (CISSP)

To Apply for this Career Opportunity: 

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted: March 22, 2018
Closes:May 21, 2018