Cloud Security Specialist

JOB ID: 3315,Vaughan, ON - Hybrid Remote

Our client is a public, Tier 1, multi-Billion dollar global automotive supplier who is looking for an innovative Cloud Security Specialist to join their team in Vaughan, Ontario.


This is a hybrid-remote role: 2 days in office – 3 days work from home


The Cloud Security Specialist reports to the IT Security Manager, and is responsible for leading security-related projects and managing security protocols.


What You’ll Be Responsible For:


  • Identifying, selecting, designing, and implementing new cloud-based security technologies
  • Testing security protocols and monitoring cloud protection programs
  • Analyzing and implementing new security requirements and solutions
  • Working cross-functionally with development teams and providing security updates and best practice information
  • Managing risk assessment frameworks and threat mitigation strategies to ensure the optimal protection of system software
  • Creating action plans for continuous improvements efforts
  • Developing required documentation to ensure compliance requirements are met

  • The Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Cyber Security, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Experience supporting a large-scale security infrastructure
  • Previous experience with cloud-based software such as AWS, Azure, or similar applications
  • Hands-on experience with internet architectures including web, application, and database components
  • Extensive experience with operating systems such as Windows, Linux, OSX, or similar systems
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as Python, C++, Java, HTML, or similar languages
  • Must possess Security Certification such as one or more of the following: CISSP, CSSP, MS 365 Security
  • Administrator, AWS Certified Security, or alternative

  • Complimentary Experience:

  • Knowledge of security industry standards
  • Hands-on experience with SSO methodologies would be an asset
  • In-Depth understanding of Cyber Threat Intelligence concepts

  • Why is This a Great Opportunity

  • Competitive base salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • RRSP with matching
  • Growth opportunities
  • Consultant: Pam Inglis