SigMast Communications Inc Junior Information Security Analyst Full Time in Bedford, NS

SigMast Communications Inc

Branch Bedford NS CA

Junior Information Security Analyst
Bedford, NS

Stay abreast of the latest security technologies, best practices, and global privacy legislation; SigMast is currently seeking a *Junior Information Security…

SigMast is currently seeking a Junior Information Security Analyst to join our AppSec team. This role collaborates with our local Development, QA, and Operations teams; and with InfoSec counterparts elsewhere.

This position is based out of our Bedford, NS office, but it may require international travel. Due to our need to support a wide geographic area, candidates who are proficient in a language other than English are encouraged to highlight their linguistic capabilities and any international experience.


  • Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with Linux system administration, quality assurance and/or development/scripting.
  • Familiarity with networking protocols (i.e. SIP/MSRP/HTTP/TLS).
  • A demonstrated ability working in a team environment.
  • A strong passion for security.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.


  • Perform penetration testing, fuzzing, as well as static and dynamic code testing.
  • Threat modeling. Outline test cases that contribute to product resiliency and assist QA in expanding test coverage around security.
  • Collaborate with development teams on code reviews and contribute recommendations to design and implementation.
  • Contribute improvements to IDS, monitoring, and the reporting of service availability and security.
  • Work with tier-3 operations to expand and train response protocols for adverse events.
  • Track risks, efforts, and coverage against a privacy and security framework to address contractual and/or legal compliance around the world.
  • Stay abreast of the latest security technologies, best practices, and global privacy legislation; create and present training based on this knowledge.
  • The position may require flexible or on-call working hours.

The ideal candidate is:

  • detailed oriented and a critical thinker;
  • a proactive self-starter willing to take ownership, advocate on behalf of the customer, and think outside of the box;
  • familiar with the OWASP Top 10; and
  • willing to contribute to team success.

Compensation & Benefits

SigMast considers competitive salaries as part of an overall compensation strategy. Salary levels are tied to your experience, role within the company, and the general market.

Comprehensive benefits are important to attract qualified individuals to SigMast. To remain competitive within the industry, and to ensure that you remain with us, we offer a competitive benefits package that covers your basic medical and insurance needs.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor’s Degree


  • Bedford, NS

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Bedford, NS, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-26
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