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Sr. Consultant (Security Solutions Design & Development)

Reference ID: SAL03411-17

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Calgary, AB
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Full Time
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Sales and Marketing

Position Overview:

We live in a fast-paced cyber-world where protecting our information has become paramount. At TELUS Security, we strive to always be steps ahead, tackling the toughest security challenges head-on with top talent and cutting edge technology. You will be applying security disciplines across new domains of big data, cloud, wireless and wireline networks, and massive converged edge networks for both TELUS as the Anchor Client and our Managed Security Solutions Practice (MSSP) customers.

As a Design & Development Specialist you will work closely with our Security DevOps organisation and other key stakeholders to understand how the different systems interconnect. With your superior design expertise and strong technical background your work will create value and prevent future security challenges.

If you're ready to be a part of developing the next wave of advanced security services for our customers read on...

    •Development of Large Complex Deals (LCDs) and New Solutions including design, development, and testing associated with security solutions that includes NG-Firewalls, IPS and other network security technologies •Work closely with architecture team to understand the solution requirements as well as the Delivery Engineering team to ensure successful delivery •Development of proof of concept and prototypes for LCDs or new solutions •Design solution as a system - interconnecting different operational and business support systems to deliver unparalleled quality to our customers •Development and execution of test plans and documentation of the results •Development of complete solution documentation (build books, run books, etc.) •Maintain product feature requests/deficiencies and working with vendor in periodic status conversations


Required Skills & Abilities:
    Go-to Expert: Demonstrated ability to provide on demand, specialized technical advice for the solution of a number of wide ranging problems and to interact with others including on a proactive customer focused basis •Problem Solver:
      •Ability to make decisions independently using logical assumptions and factual information •Ability to deal with ambiguity and stressful situations
    Engaging Communicator:
      •Excellent oral and written communication skills •Effective presentation and networking skills
    Collaborative Team Player: Build and maintain strong relationships in a cross-functional team environment in the establishment of Technology Standards for the TELUS Communications Network •Proactive Planner:
      •High level of personal energy and willingness to take the initiative in planning and organizing daily work •Sets high personal standards of performance and is capable of adapting to changes in priorities, work assignments and schedules in a dynamic environment •Good judgment in discerning between priority and non-priority issues
    Life-long Learner: Strong desire to acquire and apply new skills in a constantly evolving highly technical environment

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
    •Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or an equivalent Technical School Diploma in Telecommunications and equivalent work related experience •Vendor (Cisco, Juniper, PAN, FireEye, HP etc.) security products certification

Required Experience:
    •5 or more years of design and development experience in the Information security field •5 or more years performing lab evaluations including and not limited to proof of concept and network security modelling •Hands-on experience with the Cisco, PAN and Juniper platforms developing and troubleshooting security policies •Experience with UNIX, Linux, Scripting, MS Windows, and Web programming is desirable •Proficient in the use and application of PC-based applications (i.e. MS Office suite: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio)

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?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: September 17, 2017
Closes:October 24, 2017