MNP LLP

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Penetration Tester, Cyber Security Services

Penetration Tester, Cyber Security Services

Position ID 
2017-2781
Position Type 
Full Time
Position Location(s) 
CA-AB-Calgary
  
CA-BC-Vancouver

DIFFERENT BY DESIGN

At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

 

Be part of the momentum. We are seeking a Penetration Tester for our growing Cyber Security Services team. Protecting businesses’ best interests, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Cyber Security team helps identify, evaluate and manage risk exposure to protect a company’s reputation and assets. Specifically, our team identifies and addresses cyber security challenges, tests the resiliency against cyber-attacks, assists with IT governance and strategy, reviews and advises on defensive controls and offers advice on information security and privacy for all types of clients.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Performance Expectations

  • Assist in scoping and developing Statements of Work based on client requirements
  • Ability to perform network and application layer vulnerability assessments and penetration tests
  • Conduct wireless security assessments
  • Capability to present assessment results to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Monitor project timelines against targets and adjust where necessary; advise clients of project status and issues within a timely manner
  • Attend internal MNP courses to further develop knowledge around performance improvement
  • Some travel may be required

Credentials

  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, computer science or a related field
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience in security and privacy services 
  • Certified Ethical Hacker, SANS GIAC Penetration Testing certification is beneficial
  • OSCP or OSCE is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) is an asset
  • Knowledge / experience in performing ICS security or SCADA assessments is beneficial
  • Completion of CISSP, CISA, CISM and/or other related certifications is an asset
  • Understanding of IT security and governance frameworks, such as ISO 27001/2 and COBIT
  • Relevant work experience in performing assessments of Mobile (Android / iOS) applications is beneficial
  • Security Clearance considered an asset

Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics

  • Integrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
  • Energy – displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
  • Diversity – understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
  • Communication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
  • Client Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
  • Teamwork & Relationship Development – works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
  • Accountability – takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals; is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
  • Flexibility – effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Work Ethic – consistently performs to high quality standards, is dependable and has a constant drive to improve
  • Strategic Planning – analyzes the Firm’s competitive position by considering market and industry trends, existing and potential clients, and strengths and weaknesses of competitors
  • Research & Analysis – questions inconsistencies in information and generates workable solutions by analyzing, gathering and organizing relevant information
  • Stress Management – functions effectively when under pressure and maintains self-control in difficult situations
  • Initiative – highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision

TOTAL REWARDS

MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our total rewards package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events and professional development assistance.

 

MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

 

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