Senior Cyber Security Analyst



Senior Cyber Security Analyst



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Bring your career and talents to CDW, where you can have a greater impact, be inspired and excited about your job and future. We are an innovative, Fortune 500 leader driving meaningful technological change for customers in virtually every industry. This is an exceptional opportunity to join some of the brightest, best, and most collaborative minds working in cybersecurity today.

As a Senior Cyber Security Analyst, you'll be a part of CDW's Risk Advisory Services practice that specializes in Cyber Security and Risk, penetration testing, IT audit, IT operational, vulnerability management, and technology risk advisory services. The team is rooted in innovation and every decision made is to provide the best quality services for our customers. Our mission is to provide our customers with meaningful security insights to mitigate risks associated with critical information.

What you'll do:

  • Conduct or assist with penetration testing (networks, web applications, web services, wireless networks, social engineering, etc.), Red Team, and adversarial simulation assessments
  • Perform or assist with ongoing vulnerability management scans and requisite reporting for clients
  • Document findings and assist with the creation and quality assurance of penetration testing and vulnerability assessment reports; assist with the delivery of the information in verbal and written format.
  • Help senior members with other information security tasks as assigned
  • Maintain technical proficiency, sharing knowledge throughout the firm through tool development, template enhancements, and methodology enhancements. Identify and implement improvements in existing processes and procedures.
  • Perform research and development of new leading-edge tools and penetration testing and vulnerability management products and services
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of security threats, countermeasures, security tools, and network technologies.

What you need to succeed:

  • 2+ years of experience in a relevant security role
  • Bachelor's degree or College diploma in Information Security / Computer Science / Software Development / Network engineering or related field
  • Interest in ethical hacking, vulnerability management, and cybersecurity.
  • Sound knowledge of computer networking and software development
  • Web development experience
  • Proficiency with Linux-based and Windows OSs
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Willingness to learn


  • 2+ years of experience in penetration testing or vulnerability management
  • OSCP/OSCE/OSWP/OSWE or equivalent offensive security certifications
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Government of Canada Level 2-Secret security clearance
  • Bilingual English and French

Who we are:
CDW is a leading technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Our fingerprints can be found on technology in workplaces of more than 250,000 companies; from fresh-faced startups to international conglomerates. With the breadth of products and services we offer, there is no request too big or too small.

What you can expect from us: Culture, coworkers, careers.
CDW is not only the People Who Get IT, but the People who get People. Our relationships are fueled by our deep expertise and grounded in the CDW Way. Our empowering leadership makes things happen and inspires their teams to do the same. From the teammates beside us to the leaders who guide us, we move forward together. At CDW, you'll work with people who inspire you. People with positive, success-driven attitudes who you will learn from and forge strong relationships with. Bring your best true self-and your best ideas-to CDW. Because diverse perspectives bring forth better problem solving-and better solutions for our customers on a rapidly evolving technology landscape.

The well-being of our employees is essential to us. CDW offers a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health, dental and vision coverage, coworker stock purchase program, paid vacation time and sick days, RRSP/DPSP and DPSP match, tuition reimbursement, coworker discounts and other generous perks.

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