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Senior Cyber Security Consultantat CDW Careers Canada

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Job ID: 20000202
Updated: Mar 27, 2020
Location: Thornhill, ON, Canada

CDW's Risk Advisory Services practice is specializing in information security, IT audit, IT operational, and technology risk advisory services. It is rooted in innovation and every decision made is to provide the best quality services for our clients. Our Cyber Security team members come from a variety of backgrounds and expertise including world famous offensive security labs, extensive networking, programming and academia, which makes for great place to work, learn and experiment. Our mission is to be seen as the best collaborative penetration testing team in the country.

We are currently looking for a Senior Cyber Security Consultant to join our world class team.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conduct Red Team and penetration testing assessments (networks, web applications, web services, wireless networks, social engineering, etc.)
  • Document findings and create penetration testing reports; deliver the information in verbal and written format.
  • Assist clients by providing remediation action plans of the discovered vulnerabilities to improve their security posture; reducing risk to the organization and improving security resiliency
  • Research and develop new leading-edge tools and penetration testing products and services
  • Provide consulting services to clients
  • Assist the sales process
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of security threats, countermeasures, security tools and network technologies.
  • Mentor Associate Security Analysts and Consultants
  • 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


  • At least 5 years of experience in penetration testing
  • OSCP/OSCE/OSWP/OSWE or equivalent penetration testing certifications
Other Required Qualifications
  • Strong knowledge of computer networking and software development
  • Web development experience
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, manage several projects concurrently, meet deadlines and manage stakeholder expectations
  • Interest in taking a leadership role in a growing professional services practice
  • Ability to work independently and will be able to work remotely in Canada
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bilingual English and French (written and spoken fluency)
Team Culture
We are a unified team of challenge takers, diverse thinkers and problem solvers. Our coworkers aspire every single day to be better than they were yesterday because we know success means never being satisfied. We believe winning requires balance - a combination of assigned work and freethinking, quick wins and quick breaks. When our coworkers enjoy what they do and who they're with, they do their best work. And that means everyone wins.

Our Benefits
CDW offers a variety of benefits, perks and development programs that enable coworkers to perform at their best personally and professionally. We understand the importance of work/life harmony and strive to help our coworkers achieve it. Core benefits include:
  • Health & Wellness
  • Financial Security
  • Learning & Development
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Coworker Perks
  • Community Service
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 and workspaces of more than 250,000 companies; from fresh-faced startups to international conglomerates. With the breadth of products and services we offer, combined with the expertise of our specialists, there is no request too big or too small. Our coworkers across the globe are working together to bring technology to life for our customers.

Awards and Recognitions
  • Ranked #191 on the Fortune 500 list
  • Ranked #24 on Computerworld’s 2019 Best Places to work in IT
  • Ranked #10 on Fairygodboss’s list of the 2019 Best Companies for Women
Job Category: Solution Architect
Job Type: Full-Time
Travel Percentage: 10%