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TELUS Health Senior Security Consultant - SIEM Engineer


Calgary, AB, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Victoria, British Columbia, CA

Req ID:  32291
Jobs by Category:  Health
Job Function:  Cybersecurity
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Join our team


We live in and work in a rapidly evolving digital world where cyber security is critical. Protecting information and ensuring the reliability of network and services is paramount. The TELUS Health CSO team strives to always be steps ahead, tackling the toughest cyber security challenges head-on with top talent and cutting-edge technology.

The TELUS Health CSO team is committed to providing excellence in securing our internal and customers’ data and systems, ensuring world-class reliability of security networks and systems, and improving our overall cyber security posture. We manage our cyber risks and provide industry leading cyber governance, assurance and oversight to secure our data. 

We partner with industry leaders to meet the cyber security needs of both TELUS Health and our customers to meet the demands of an increasingly complex and ever-changing cyber security landscape. We are passionate about learning and growing as individuals and as a team, all of which enables us to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.


Here's the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together

As a Senior Cyber Security Consultant, you’ll be part of a team keeping TELUS Health safe and protected by establishing, operating and maintaining security controls and processes, conducting security investigations and incident response. You’ll be part of a global team operating across multiple time zones supporting our clients across all TELUS Health services, solutions, and SaaS products.


As a highly experienced Senior Security Consultant with an emphasis on SIEM, you will be part of a team of security professionals dedicated to protecting TELUS Health, it’s data and clients. You will support our TELUS Health SIEM program through maintaining platform health and log availability for security incident monitoring, supporting data integrity and engaging SIEM vendors to drive solution enhancements aligned with TELUS Health Customer expectations as well as TELUS Health internal strategic direction. You will be a leader on our journey to the next generation NG SIEM solution with your security background and experience.

As a Senior Security Consultant, you will take on many exciting roles


  • Expert in your field: Support cloud migration and use case development for our current SIEM as well as preparing for our journey to the Next Generation SIEM technologies including UEBA and SOAR such as Google Chronicle
  • Architect, design, deploy and support complex security solutions end to end
  • 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 product teams on use cases that would address their unique security needs, conduct platform performance health checks, tuning, optimization
  • Analytical Thinker: Make timely and logical decisions in analyzing diverse information streams, evaluating options and formulating recommendations in order to resolve problems. Strong Verbal and Written Communicator: Present relevant security findings, recommendations to internal stakeholders
  • Lifelong Learner: Committed to continuous personal development to maintain and enhance technical security knowledge across not only SIEM but all TELUS Health security tools and solutions
  • Dedicated Team Player: Work collaboratively and cohesively in a team environment supporting fellow team members when required




You’re the missing piece of our puzzle


  • Ability to obtain Canadian Government Secret II Security Clearance (or currently in possession of one)
  • An insatiable appetite for new and emerging security technologies
  • A natural detective-like curiosity about all things cybersecurity and security technology
  • Distinguished for your years of experience with SIEM technologies and day to day security operations
  • Expert knowledge with general SIEM technologies – Use cases, correlation, parsing, upgrades and ongoing fine tuning 
  • Valued for your 7+ years of data center network infrastructure, systems administration including Linux and Windows
  • Regarded for your 3+ years of experience with database, web and security applications 
  • Recognized for your understanding of IT Service Management, which an emphasis on Change, Incident, Problem and Risk management
  • 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
  • Acknowledged for your general security designations such as SANS GIAC, ISC2 CISSP and or CCSP, ITIL, COBIT, and SIEM vendor specific certifications etc.
  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics



  • Previous experience with security alert automation and SOAR technologies
  • Familiar with the needs of a 24/7 SOC environment
  • Experience managing Data Loss Prevention technologies
  • Experience with Cloud based security tools (CSPM, CWPP)
  • Basic understanding of CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience working on a fast paced security team supporting product/engineering functions, cloud infrastructure, and corporate infrastructure development



A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, 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. 

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. 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. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.  

Disclaimer:  In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all team members whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

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.






We’re looking for clinicians, programmers, product developers, sales and marketing people, customer support, and everyone in between. If you have a penchant for turning information into better health outcomes, then we want you to help us develop, implement and manage the most innovative healthcare solutions possible.

We are honoured to be recognized

Physicians using TELUS Health electronic medical records

Pharmacies using our pharmacy solutions

140 million+
Health claims processed using TELUS Health solutions


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.