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Senior Security Consultant


Scarborough, ON, CA Toronto, ON, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Calgary, AB, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  16362
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Technology
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



As a Senior Security Consultant for the Corporate Security DevOps team, you will be part of a national growing team that supports and delivers next generation technology roadmap and best-in-class capabilities. Your leadership will develop, deploy and operationalize new technologies that are critical to continuously improving TELUS’ security posture. The Corporate Security DevOps team support a wide stream of capabilities that will enable your development and career growth.

Here’s how

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


  • leadership in your field: Support TELUS Cyber Security defense in depth portfolio focusing on Firewall, email and web security solutions, cloud development and automation
    • Lead the reliability, expansion and capacity and refresh of new technology, platforms, applications, capabilities and services to protect TELUS as an anchor client
    • Lead the design, development and validation activities mainly within all the firewalls but to be extended to other areas including, testing, production deployment, and automation
    • Support and lead various cloud transformation activities
    • Collaborate with the Cyber Security Operations team to drive resiliency, reliability, and seamless performance of our deployments
  • 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





You’re the missing piece of the puzzle


  • With strong experience of current and emerging Cyber Security technologies 
    • Strong leadership capabilities to deal with budget and investments in Infrastructure modernization and Capacity Management
    • Ability to work in a matrix environment to virtually lead across teams towards desired goals
    • Infrastructure modernization experience, specially for Palo Alto, Checkpoint, Juniper, and TrendMicro firewalls
    • Understanding of software-defined networking (SDN) and virtualization technologies such as network function virtualization (NFV)
    • Understand of Cloud-Native 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
    • Understand change control processes and policies
  • Valued for your 5+ or more years of leadership in design, Capacity Management, and deployment end to end experience, from the start of an idea, to the final production deployment
  • Recognized for your 3+ years of cloud security and automation experience
  • With a knack for assessing and analyzing business needs and transforming them into workable business and technical 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
  • 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 



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.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


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.