Technical Security Analyst - Red Team at COVEO (visa sponsorship for Canada)

software security, security system
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Positions available in Montréal or Québec City - Only for applicants currently residing in the U.S.
Includes a visa sponsorship for Canada.
Passionate about software and IT security? Actively up-to-date regarding the latest security techniques and best practices? Love detecting infrastructure security flaws or vulnerabilities by thinking outside-the-box? Come be a part of a growing security team with a real challenge: ensuring that our product is 100% safe and secure for our clients all over the world. In other words, make sure that nothing can disturb both our Corporate and Cloud environments. Our technical security analyst will play an active part of four important processes: development, implementation, surveillance and reacting to incidents. They are a detail-oriented person who is not afraid to support multiple initiatives simultaneously.
This new team player should be ready to work in a dynamic environment where they will know how to convince everyone that security is a must. They must also understand the importance of keeping the best interest of the customer in mind. We are not looking for an expert, but we need you to be passionate about security! We will not be taken aback if you say you love taking part in Hacking Events or playing on your Virtual Hacking Lab. We will not judge you if you say you have a lockpick kit or if you spend time on web applications like WebGoat “just for fun”.

  • Participate in development with the development teams in order to transform the security requests into functionalities
  • Optimise and automate the production of proof for the corporate security audits
  • Provide support for development, documentation and training as well as advising users in order to ensure the efficiency of implanting policies and procedures
  • Explain and remind about exploitation risks and participate in the organization of internal security events and awareness
  • Participate in risk analyses, product and system testing in order to find any flaws
  • Search for any potential threats and analyze the results of penetration tests and vulnerability scans
  • Configure and approve systems security, physical oversight, networks and humans


  • 3+ years experience in software development is ideal.
  • Bachelor's/ Master's/ PhD in software development or related field.
  • Be able to organize internal security events to raise risk awareness.
Alongside your colleagues you will:

• Help the development team during the design process to translate security requirements into feature sets
• Optimise and automate the production of evidence for corporate security audits
• Provide support and assistance for third party security risk assessments and audits
• Support the development, documentation and training for our R&D teams
• Support user guidance to ensure consistent and effective implementation of policies and procedures
• Explain and remind others about the risk of an exploit in technical terms
• Help organise internal security events to raise risk awareness

And the best part…

• Test security products and systems to detect security weaknesses
• Research potential threats
• Analyze results of penetration tests and vulnerability scans
• Configure and validate systems, network and human security
• Develop metrics and reports on the efficiency of security measures and suggest recommendations
• Develop or recommend integrated security system and physical control solutions that will ensure that proprietary/confidential data and systems are protected

This job is made available as part of the QUEBEC (CANADA) TECH + AI CAREER FAIR

Cutting edge companies in AI and Tech from Montréal, Québec City and other regional hubs are excited to make their way to San Jose to meet with talented candidates. Face-to-face interviews and a career fair will be held at the Westin in San José on November 23 and 24, 2019.

Check our featured jobs:
Algorithms and Signal Processing Developer / Embedded Software Developer / Functional Architect Cloud Infrastructure Developer / Back-End Software Developer / Front-End Software Developer / Technical Security Analyst - Red Team / Full Stack Software Developer Senior Software Developer / Senior Machine Learning Developer / Senior Full Stack Developer

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Our companies will carefully select the candidates they wish to meet for an interview. We will send an invitation with the exact time and location for face-to-face interviews on Saturday, November 23. All candidates with matching profiles will be invited to participate at the job fair on Sunday, November 24.

- An introductory webinar about tech sector and life in Québec
- An assessment of international mobility and immigration options to Québec


This event is organized by the Bureau d’immigration du Québec à Los Angeles of the Government of Québec, which mission is to connect talented candidates with companies in Québec (Canada). We help candidates land a virtual or live job interviews. We also offer free consulting services on temporary/permanent immigration to Québec and international mobility for applicants in the United States.
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Dice Id : 91109879
Position Id : 6307385
Originally Posted : 4 weeks ago
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