Cybersecurity SOC Analysts

Job Application
Drop a file here or click to upload Choose File
Maximum upload size: 2MB

Only .pdf, .docx, .doc allowed


Cybersecurity SOC Analysts

Location: Canada
Job Code: SOC-01
Number of Openings: 3

Position Description:

Nova is hiring several Cybersecurity SOC Analysts to become key members of our security team.  By joining Nova, you will have a chance to learn security technologies and be part of our Security Operations Centre team helping to protect our clients from cyber threats.  Responsibilities consist of responding to security monitoring alerts and handling security incidents as well as implementing changes to defend or contain threats.

To learn more about the Security services at Nova and how you will play a major role in delivering these solutions:

» Security Solutions (


  • Be part of a dynamic SOC team to keep our customers secure
  • Threat and vulnerability analysis
  • Handle security incidents and security change requests
  • Use and manage security tools
  • Identify cyber threats and methods to combat or defend against them
  • Keep current with new threats, new technologies and risk management
  • Participate in our ISO 27001 audit and our Information Security Management System
  • Contribute to client assessments and penetration tests
  • Implement security technology solutions for clients
  • Continuously improve the efficiency of threat detection, alerting and response through tuning and automation working with engineering and our tools team
  • Prepare monthly security reports
  • Receive training to expand security knowledge

As part of a benefits package, a training and certification budget will be provided.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma in a computer-related field with 5 years minimum experience in Information Technology as technical resource and 2 years minimum experience in cybersecurity
  • Technical knowledge of and experience in some or all of the following: Microsoft 365 security, Microsoft Server and AD hardening, networking hardening, firewalls, vulnerability assessments, pen testing
  • Security monitoring experience with either a SIEM or related monitoring system
  • Knowledge of hacker mentality, tools and methodologies
  • 1 year experience handling security incidents
  • Excellent analytic thinking, problem-solving skills and is detail oriented
  • Good communication skills in English – both verbal and written

Nice to Haves:

  • French communication skills would be an asset
  • CISSP, CISM, CISA, or Security+, or or manufacturer certification would be an asset
  • SOC 2, ISO 27001, NIST experience would be an asset

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these up-to-date, free and excellent browsers

For more security, speed, comfort and fun.