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Date Posted: Jul 8, 2019

Reference Code: 45599-en_US

Job Type:  Permanent 
Primary Location: Vaughan, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Vaughan 

External Posting Description

Be at the forefront of one of the most fast-paced and influential industries in the world. Deloitte’s cyber risk practice helps clients remain vigilant and defend against emerging threats and cyber-attacks with intelligent, secure and resilient solutions. As world leaders in security consulting, we are continuing to build powerful teams of multi-disciplinary professionals who want to work with the best in the business, whether it be in our advisory services or managed security operations. So join Deloitte and see what it means to love the company you keep. Click here to find out more about our Cyber Risk Services.

Position overview:

We have an immediate opportunity for a Security Operation Centre (SOC) Analyst to join our team! Reporting to the SOC manager at our Cyber Intelligence Centre in Vaughan, the incumbent is self-motivated, energetic, driven for success and results oriented. In- depth knowledge of security monitoring, security operations processes, threat management, and common industry technologies are critical to the successful delivery and execution of managed security services offered by Deloitte. The analyst will also be a key player in building world-class security operations capability that is aligned with our strategic direction and that helps the firm better deliver on new and existing engagements.


  • Review security-related events, assessing risk and validity, and reporting of findings
  • Investigate and respond to security tickets generated by L1 Analysts
  • Ability to read and understand system data, including, but not limited to, security event logs, system logs, and firewall logs
  • Investigates, researches and analyses security incidents
  • Takes an active part in the resolution of incidents, even after they are escalated
  • Facilitate use of technology-based tools or methodologies to review, design and/or implement products and services
  • Work closely with your team to exceed our client's expectations while identifying and mitigating business risks associated with projects.


Incident Response and Investigation:

  • Log collection, incident and threat detection
  • Basic threat hunting technique
  • Advise and recommend on defensive strategies based on the clients existing technical security controls in relation to their current risk appetite.
  • Evidence collection, threat and risk management
  • Review security-related events, assessing severity, criticality and priority 
  • Monitor and report based on client SLAs with an emphasis on quality and accuracy. 


SOC Governance:

  • Contribute to the SOC strategy by:
  • Refining SOC organizational interface processes and procedures
  • Ensuring SOC alignment with client’s IT service management
  • Assist the client with SOC strategic planning and process enhancements


Your role as junior staff member at Deloitte:

  • Understand our purpose and values; explore opportunities for impact
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to personal learning and development; act as a brand ambassador to help attract top-talent
  • Understand expectations and demonstrate personal accountability for keeping performance on-track
  • Actively focus on developing effective communication and relationship-building skills
  • Understand how your daily work contributes to the priorities of the team, the business, and the firm
External Posting Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree / Diploma in a relevant area of study with a preference for Computer Science, Information Security or Computer Engineering.
  • 2+ years of work experience with in SOC
  • Good working knowledge of:
    • Experience with MITRE attack framework
    • Server platforms (Linux, UNIX, Windows, etc.)
    • Relevant networking experience (e.g. DNS, BGP)
  • Direct prior experience with core security technologies such as security information and event monitoring systems (SIEM), network and host intrusion prevention and detection systems, proxies, vulnerability scanners, and anti-virus solutions
  • Possesses knowledge on Orchestration and Automation tools
  • Experience with user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA)
  • Strong analytical and investigative skills
  • Strong understanding of lateral movement
  • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP
  • Technical experience with CheckPoint firewalls, Palo Alto firewall, Cisco AMP,  NAC solutions, load balancer, Blue Coat Proxy, Trend Micro, Carbon Black solution, MacAfee
  • On-call 7x24 rotation
  • Occasional travel to client sites across Canada 


Desirable Qualifications:

  • Industry certifications (CompTIA Security+, GSEC, GISF, CEH,  vendors certifications are a strong asset
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (Python, shell, etc.)
  • Familiar with using data visualization tools (e.g. Maltego, Power BI)
  • Network architecture

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted



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