cybersecurity engineer / devsecops (temp-to-perm), Montreal

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Senior systems / Security Engineer
Duration: 5 months (This is a temp-to-perm role)
Location : Remotely / Montreal.

Senior Systems/Security Vulnerability Specialist

The Senior Systems/Security Engineer is required to accommodate the rapid growth of Nuance's Enterprise Cloud Delivery Services Infrastructure. An experienced, security minded Senior Systems Engineer is sought to plan, Design, and implement Vulnerability Engineering and Management activities end to end. The position is essential to enable the growth and security of our global infrastructure.


•End-to-end Vulnerability Engineering: Analyze findings, improve the program, identify false positives, prepare patches and fixes, apply fixes
•Owning Vulnerability engineering across Development, Platform, System Administration, Networking teams
•Engineer secure computing infrastructure solutions to satisfy our Vulnerability Management Program’s objectives across all Nuance Enterprise product lines.
•Research, identify and implement best security practices for all systems, configurations, and service deployments.
•Monitor common vulnerability exposure databases (CVE) and identify vulnerabilities to prevent exposure to all known and potential threats, design and execute the proactive action plans.
•Research and analysis of vulnerabilities, identify relevant threats, recommend, and execute corrective actions based on summarized reporting results.
•Develop methods for addressing vulnerabilities include system patching, deployment of specialized controls, infrastructure changes, platform configurations and changes in deployment processes.
•Tracking and remediation of vulnerabilities by leveraging agreed-upon action plans and timelines with responsible technology partners teams.
•Participate in the development and deployment of security tools and security processes to enhance deployment productivity and efficiency.
•Determine, evaluate, and maintain asset criticality for infrastructure scanning purposes
•Regular vulnerability scan report and analytics generation (dashboard automation) from tools such as Rapid7 InsightVM/Nexpose and ASV
•Ensure adherence to Nuance security standards and policies, SLAs.

Required Skills:

•10+ years Systems engineering (Windows/Linux internals) and or Network Engineering
•5+ years Systems engineering vulnerability engineering
•7+ years in designing, configuring, and remediating complex secured computing environments
•Strong understanding and track record of patching systems: Windows, Linux, VMWare, web server such as Apache/Tomcat and other web application platforms
•Assist with building out CI/CD pipeline integration and vuln. scanning
•Demonstrated problem solving, capacity planning and process creation skills.
•Excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.
•Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, changing environment.
•Attention to detail with methodical problem-solving approach.
•Excellent time management skills.

Preferred Skills:

•Strong scripting experience in one’s preferred language of choice E.g. Python
•Security Certifications preferable
•Experience with Rapid InsightVM or Tenable Nessus preferred