Sirius Computer Solutions Security Analyst I in Mississauga, Ontario

Security Analyst I

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Job Description

By joining Forsythe, a Sirius company, you'll become part of one of the top Security consulting organizations. With 44 years of experience across the IT spectrum, we are uniquely positioned to advise enterprise clients on a wide range of security solutions, from leading vendors such as Checkpoint, Cisco, F5, FireEye, IBM QRadar, Palo Alto, RSA, Symantec (Blue Coat) and many others. As part of our Managed Security Operations Center (SOC) team, you’ll support our clients' critical security operations. Our depth and breadth of solutions will allow you to make an impact at the cutting edge of IT, while growing your expertise and capabilities through our commitment to professional development.


The Analyst I provides first-level technical client support and upholds defined service level agreements (SLA) and customer service excellence. The Analyst I focuses on developing his/her knowledge of technical expertise.


Primary Duty:

24x7 Support:

  • Monitor and resolve first-level support requests. Escalate second-level support to senior team members.

  • Collect and disseminate information to clients during and post-incident.

  • Identify, record, and escalate service performance trends, anomalies, and SLA breaches to senior leadership.

Professional Development :

  • Attend training sessions or shadowing activities, and obtain industry related certifications as determined by the Manager.

Additional Duties:

  • Security is every employee’s responsibility, if you are aware of security related vulnerability or non-compliance with the Forsythe Information Security Policy or Employee Handbook you must report it to the Corporate Security Team, Human Resources, or a member of Senior Management.

  • Participate at hire and annually in the Information Security Awareness training as well as other required training identified by the Human Resources department. HIPAA or other regulatory training may be required based on your role or assignment.

Required Skills


  • Working understanding of IT infrastructure systems.

  • Ability to acquire technical skills and develop familiarity with industry or specialty product/service.

  • Ability to investigate problems and use standard operating procedures and processes to resolve them.

  • Ability to achieve high level of Customer Satisfaction on all engagements.

  • Ability to establish positive working relationships and contribute to team objectives in a consulting environment.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong time management and organizational skills.

  • Good Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, and Outlook skills.

Required Experience



  • Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) or 3-year diploma in Engineering, Computer Science, or Technology related field

  • At least one (1) technical certification for the technologies for which Forsythe offers managed security services preferred

  • At least 1 year of experience in supporting information technology/systems, including call handling/ticket experience preferred

  • Managed Security Services certifications : Check Point: CCSA, CCSE: Cisco; CCNA, CCNP, SFCP, SFCIRP CCIE; Blue Coat: BCCPA, BCCPE; Palo Alto: ACE, PCNSE; QRadar, SANS GCIA, GCIH, QRadar CSC, Splunk, LogRhythm, or similar technology certifications


  • Works under a moderate level of supervision.

  • Some latitude for independent judgement.


  • Provide 24x7 support coverage and work on weekends and STAT Holidays.

  • General Office Activities

The above statements are intended to provide the general nature and level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements.

Forsythe is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We support a diverse workforce.

Job Location

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

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