Jr. IPS Analysts CARD IPS Consolidated

for Fortinet in Burnaby, BC Canada

* Extensive knowledge of TCP/IP protocols * Working knowledge of Windows, Linux, or Unix 
Burnaby, BC Canada
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Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) helps protect networks, users and data from continually evolving threats. As a global leader in high-performance network security and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM), we enable businesses and governments to consolidate and integrate stand-alone technologies without suffering performance penalties. Unlike costly, inflexible and low-performance alternatives, Fortinet solutions empower customers to embrace new technologies and business opportunities while protecting essential systems and content. Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with offices around the world.  We are an equal opportunity employer offering a challenging and rewarding environment for the best and the brightest to join our highly motivated team. Learn more at www.fortinet.com.

Position Overview  

Interested in application analysis, security and vulnerability research? Join our Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) team in Burnaby!
Fortinet is currently expanding our IPS team and looking for 4 new grads that have a keen interest in analyzing application control. As a Junior IPS Analyst, you will analyze application traffic, vulnerabilities, network, and application-layer protocols for malicious activity. There are opportunities to research the latest vulnerabilities and threats, as well as getting some experience in reverse engineering. This is a great opportunity to advance your career in UTM.
Job Responsibilities
  • Analyze application traffic
  • Analyze network and application-layer protocols, file format
  • Research security vulnerabilities and threats
  • Develop and test IPS and application signatures
  • Customer support
Job Skills Required
  • Extensive knowledge of TCP/IP protocols
  • Working knowledge of Windows, Linux, or Unix
  • Knowledge of common network vulnerabilities and threats is a plus
  • Experience in network and application-layer protocol analysis/development is a plus
  • Working knowledge of Assembly language is a plus
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment and communicate well with other departments
  • Ability to work on assigned tasks under tight time constraints
Educational Requirements
Bachelors of Computer Science or Engineering