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About the Company  

Our client provides primary errors and omissions insurance coverage and they are looking to hire a Security Administrator. 


About the Opportunity 

  • The Security Administrator will be the primary resource for installing, administering, and troubleshooting security solutions 

  • This will include anti-virus software, firewalls, and match management systems, along with monitoring security events 

  • The role work will be primarily focused on security projects (60-70%) including DLP implementation, CASB (Cloud Access Security Broker) implementation, IT Risk Management and Multi-Factor Authentication 

  • The remaining time (30%) will be standard security operations (install, configure apps and security systems, assist with vulnerability testing, monitor/analyze threats, etc) 

  • This role is looking for someone who wants to engage in IT security projects as well as performing security administration 


About You 

  • 5+ years' experience in the information technology field with 2+ years exposure/experience in the security field  

  • Appreciation for core information security principles, including threat and vulnerability management, incident response, and identity management  

  • Current knowledge of network infrastructure and communications (including firewalls, routers, switches, firewalls) and associated network standards and protocols  

  • Background with Linux/Unix administration (environment is 80% Linux, 20% Windows), experience with scripting, tools, techniques 

  • Knowledge of CIS benchmarks, security frameworks, and system hardening best practices  

  • Troubleshooting and information-seeking abilities 

  • CISSP certification/equivalent, or in process of receiving CISSP is highly valued 

  • Strong background with current Microsoft Windows, Azure, O365, and Active Directory/Group Policy administration technologies  

  • Hands on experience with Palo Alto devices is a plus 

  • Experience with security systems including firewalls, IDS/IPS, vulnerability management systems, SIEM, is strongly preferred 

  • Experience with securing portable devices is a plus 

  • Exposure to MS Defender (currently using McAfee, could leverage MS Defender in future) is a plus 


Salary Range 



How to Apply 

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats.  

When referencing this job, quote # 301942  

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role. 




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