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Information Security Administrator / Analyst

Job Description

Explore our Digital World

Do you want to create technologies that transform the everyday for billions of people? Our digital careers offer the opportunity to shape the next era of growth and innovation, challenging ourselves to build a better future. By creating ground breaking technologies that transform our world, we need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow‘s reality. Picture yourself in the Digital World of Siemens here: www.siemens.com/careers/digitalminds

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  •  Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018, Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2020 and Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2021.

What will you do?

Information Security Administrator / Analyst – dual function role within Operations team

 Primary function – System/Network/Security Administration of a dedicated specialized environment

  •  System administration of a Linux virtualized environment (CentOS and VMware ESXi)
  • Network administration – static routing, IPSEC and SSL VPNs, L3 switches, network firewalls, application proxies
  • Implement various security controls following defense-in-depth concept
  • Maintain operational security and industry compliance of the environment
  • Account, access and asset management
  • OS and application patch management
  • OS and application security scanning and vulnerability management
  • Follow change control discipline
  • Monitor availability of the environment
  • Be available for 24x7 incident response as related to critical infrastructure
  • Perform routine environment backups and data recovery
  • Collaborate with the IT outsourcing service provider as needed
  • Support contract management with Siemens suppliers

Secondary function – Information Security Analyst

  • Assist dedicated Information Security Analysts in host and network data collection for incident handling and forensics within external environments (as needed)
  • Document incident response workflow and maintain chain of custody for collected evidence
  • Collaborate efficiently with internal and external parties during incident handling
  • Participate in compilation of post-incident reports
  • Bonus – ability to independently run security assessment, pen-testing and red-teaming of the protected environment

What will you need to succeed?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related area required
  • 2 - 5 years of hands-on system and network administration experience in an enterprise environment
  • Familiarity with information security fundamentals
  • Relevant system/network administration and cybersecurity certifications are a plus
  • Experience with automating processes using shell scripting and programming languages such as Python is an asset
  • Problem solver who tackles challenges with a strong hands-on and can-do attitude
  • Strong stakeholder management skills to have urgent topics addressed in a timely manner

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability. Active across Canada, the company focuses on intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems and on automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Through Mobility, a leading supplier of intelligent mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is helping to shape Canada’s passenger rail services. Via its majority stake in the publicly listed company Siemens Healthineers, Siemens is also a leading supplier of medical technology and digital health services. In addition, Siemens holds a minority stake in Siemens Energy, a global leader in the transmission and generation of electrical power.

Making a difference together we raised $757,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 23 non-profit organizations and planted 1,100 trees in our local communities. Siemens Canada has 2,500 employees from coast-to-coast and 24 office and production facilities across Canada. Join our team of approximately 293,000 talented professionals in more than 190 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time



Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

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