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Senior Cybersecurity Consultant - Operations Team (IAM)


Burnaby, British Columbia, CA Calgary, AB, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Toronto, ON, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  22615
Jobs by Category:  Security & Automation
Job Function:  Cybersecurity
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading-edge technologies. We hope you’ll enjoy being a valued member of Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2022) with a world-leading culture featuring extensive community-giving initiatives, a flexible work environment including remote work, and award-winning opportunities for career development.


Join our team and what we’ll accomplish together


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. As part of the cyber security operations team you will be applying security disciplines across new domains of big data, cloud, wireless & wireline networks, and massive converged edge networks for TELUS as the Anchor Client. 


As a security consultant part of the cyber security Operations team you will be part of a national growing team that is responsible for the operations, assurance and project support of cyber security infrastructure, platforms, and applications critical to protecting TELUS. The cyber security operations team support a wide stream of capabilities that will enable your development and career growth. 


What you’ll do


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



  • Expert in your field: Support TELUS Cyber Security Identity and Access Management portfolio, cloud transformation and automation initiatives
    • Work as part of a DevOps team across 13 security portfolios for the introduction of new technology, platforms, applications, capabilities and services both on-prem and in the cloud to protect TELUS as an anchor client
    • Provide Day 2 Assurance as part of a 24x7 On-call rotation (Day On-call, Night-On-call) approximately once per month
    • Reliability Focused: Drive resiliency, reliability, and seamless performance of our deployments following best-in-class change control methods
  • Technology Savvy Problem-Solver: Resolve problems that are diverse and complex and frequently involve new issues that may not have been encountered previously; 
  • Strong Verbal and Written Communicator: Present relevant security findings, recommendations to stakeholders
  • Innovative Thinker: Think outside the box, be open to do things differently and do things that have never been done before.  
  • 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



  • With strong experience of current and emerging Cyber Security technologies.  
    • Hands-on experience with multiple security technologies such as identity and access management, multi factor and certificate authority
    • Strong understanding of:
      • RADIUS protocol, LDAP, Active Directory, Unix PAM, Unix OS and networking admin
      • One-Time Password services (such as MFA, token authentication systems), Access Control Services (ACS), Virtual smart card (VSC), hardware security module (HSM) 
      • eTrust Access Control, PKI, TAG and privileged access management
    • Basic understanding of MSPKI solution  
    • Experience with systems installation, configuration and administration.
    • Understanding of software-defined networking (SDN) and virtualization technologies such as network function virtualization (NFV)
    • Understand of Cloud-Native (GCP) implementation and software delivery model.
    • Understand of CI/CD pipeline integration with vendors, and open cloud-friendly e2e test automation frameworks: automate SW integration, delivery and testing
  • Valued for your 3+ or more years of design and deployment end to end experience, from the start of an idea, to the final production deployment.
  • Recognized for your cloud security (GCP) and automation experience
  • Appreciated for your continued efforts towards honing your information security technical subject matter expertise 
  • Acknowledged for your comfort and ease dealing with ambiguity and complex issues and concepts demonstrating your leadership, problem solving, negotiation, and analytical skills
  • Known for your collaborative spirit and ability to maintain strong relationships in a cross-functional team environment to establish Technology Standards
  • Committed to continuous personal development to maintain and enhance technical security knowledge
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or Computer Science 




  • SAMLv2
  • OAUTHv2
  • ADFS 
  • RFC 6238 for time-based one-time passwords
  • Scripting experience
  • Exposure to Thales STA
  • MS SQL experience
  • Exposure to Cisco VPN and Cisco AnyConnect client
  • (ISC)2 certification 
    • Certified Information System security Professional (CISSP)
    • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)


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.