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Cybersecurity Consultant - Next-Generation SIEM Team (Remote)


Burnaby, British Columbia, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Calgary, AB, CA Toronto, ON, CA

Req ID:  30729
Jobs by Category:  Security & Automation
Job Function:  Cybersecurity
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular


Join our team and what we'll accomplish together


We live in a fast-paced cyber-world where protecting our information has become paramount. TELUS Security strives 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 Anchor Client and our Managed Security Solutions Practice (MSSP) customers.


As a Security Consultant for the TELUS Next-Generation SIEM (NG SIEM) team in the Cyber Defense Center (CDC), you will be part of a national team of client-facing security professionals. You will support a variety of ongoing projects and initiatives including our Managed SIEM customers through creating SIEM content for improved security visibility, maintaining platform health and log availability for security incident monitoring, and supporting data integrity. In addition, you will provide support to other in flight projects leveraging your understanding of technology and Python skills including automation and AI in our SOAR.


What you'll do


  • As a Security Consultant, you will take on many exciting roles:
  • Expert in your field: Support lifecycle management and use case development for a variety of SIEMs including LogRhythm, Splunk, Azure Sentinel, Next Generation SIEM technologies including SOAR and cloud native SIEM offerings.
  • Technology Savvy Problem-Solver: Resolve problems that are diverse and complex and frequently involve new issues that may not have been encountered previously, consult with customer on use cases that would address their unique security needs, conduct platform performance health checks, tuning, optimization and configure, install and integrate security technologies in customer environments
  • Strong Verbal and Written Communicator: Present relevant security findings, recommendations and custom reports to internal and external stakeholders
  • Analytical Thinker: Make timely and logical decisions in analyzing diverse information streams, evaluating options and formulating recommendations in order to resolve problems
  • Lifelong Learner: Committed to continuous personal development to maintain and enhance technical security knowledge
  • Dedicated Team Player: Work collaboratively and cohesively in a team environment supporting fellow team members when required


What you bring



  • A recent university graduate with a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • Recognized for your coding skills in Python
  • Understanding of network systems administration and experience including Linux and Windows
  • Basic understanding of SIEM technologies 
  • Understanding of IT security systems administration
  • Committed to being part of a team with 24x7 on-call rotation
  • With a knack for assessing and analyzing business needs and transforming them into workable business requirements
  • Commended for your high level of self-motivation and accountability on technical projects in a competitive environment
  • Appreciated for your continued efforts towards honing your information security technical subject matter expertise 
  • Relevant Security training or coursework
  • With an ability to obtain Canadian Government Secret Security Clearance (or currently in possession of one)




  • Bi-lingual (French-English)
  • Previous SIEM experience (LogRhythm, Splunk, Azure Sentinel)
  • Experience in Scripting with Python
  • CISSP and CCSP certification


A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.





Security & Automation

We’re looking for talented sales professionals, solution designers, security technicians and customer support specialists with proven experience in commercial security and automation to join our team.

We are honoured to be recognized

Team TELUS at a glance

Days volunteered in our communities

Billion contributed to charitable and community organizations since 2000

Million customer connections


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.