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Senior Security Consultant (REMOTE)


Vancouver, British Columbia, CA

Req ID:  29277
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 Employer (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


As part of the Secure by Design (SbD) team (working remote), you are a senior professional who thrives on analyzing network/system/application designs and implementations from security perspectives. You will be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the field of information and network security, designing security into processes and technical systems and networks. You will be a respected peer to IT architects, network engineers, and software developers deeply understanding the fundamentals of their work and goals. This opportunity will allow you to make a difference in protecting the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of TELUS services, information, and other assets.


What you’ll do


  • Perform security threat and risk analysis, threat modeling, network/system/application-level security reviews and when necessary hands-on testing on a wide variety of TELUS services and product offerings
  • Provide leadership within information security working groups and industry partnerships
  • Help ensure that our systems and network infrastructure solutions are designed and implemented to the highest security standards, inclusive of your recommendations of security controls
  • Work closely with other peers at TELUS to enhance our network, system, and application security posture
  • Understand how to apply standards and best practice and rigor to solving advanced information and network security problems; you have a very good understanding of all the primary security domains as found in various industry bodies of knowledge
  • Analyze network/system/application designs and implementations from a security perspective and will be recognized experts at discovering subtle security issues that appear under unexpected threat scenarios; they will also be equally apt and designing/developing innovative solutions to the security problems that are identified
  • Plan, research and design information and network security systems with hands-on application of technical methods/techniques, policies and procedures
  • Conduct security reviews, evaluations, and risk assessments
  • Design/implement risk-driven information and network security solutions
  • Evaluate and design security and controls for new technologies to address such areas as infrastructure, security administration, user identification/authentication, data security, network/host intrusion prevention/detection/monitoring
  • Accountable for the development of information/system and network protection policies, procedures, strategies and architectures to define and support TELUS’ information and network security programs
  • Educate and coach peer groups of architects/engineers on how to better design security into their various projects





What you bring


  • 5 - 7 years of experience in enterprise security, healthcare security, or telecommunication security
  • In-depth knowledge and expertise in information/network security technology, audit and control measures, monitoring/investigation methodologies and privacy legislations
  • In-depth knowledge of major security standards, guidance and frameworks including NIST CSF, ISO/IEC 27000, CIS, OWASP, PCI etc
  • Skilled in project management and system deployment methodologies
  • Ability to influence decisions of peers/teams with technical authority and trust-based relationships
  • Ability to build consensus in team environments and manage conflict while striving for shared goals and objectives
  • Commended for your excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Bachelor or Higher Degrees in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent educations




  • Holder of one or more security certifications such as CISSP; CISA; CISM; CCSP, SANS/GIAC, ISO27000, ITIL
  • Knowledge and experience of cloud security (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Experience of system administration, infrastructure build, and software development in a security-focused environment



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.