Security Analyst (M/F)

Security Analyst (M/F)

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Security Analyst (M/F)



To support one of our young subsidiaries in Canada, Anywr freelance is currently looking for a freelance Security Analyst (M/F) for a long term assignment.


As a Security Analyst, your day-to-day work will include :
  • Act as an expert in security incident response and other initiatives to provide the necessary security events;
  • Participate in the life cycle of Cybersecurity incidents, from preparation to postmortem;
  • Participate in the drafting of the documentation of the alert management processes for the previous levels;
  • Work with infrastructure teams to implement and improve defence controls;
  • Actively participate in the definition, formalisation, implementation and maintenance of processes and good practices;
  • Be responsible for contextualising, prioritising, assigning, monitoring and closing vulnerabilities;
  • Contribute to the establishment of remediation/mitigation plans for vulnerabilities;
  • Follow up on the management of vulnerabilities with stakeholders;
  • Ensure compliance with service level agreements for vulnerability management;
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to optimise remediation of vulnerabilities.


You are known for your ability to evolve within a team and around common projects and you adapt easily in a new environment. You have a higher education of at least 2 years of post-secondary education and at least 5 years of experience in a similar function and the following skills and knowledge

  • c or security incident response ;
  • Good knowledge of application vulnerabilities and tools such as Veracode, Acunetix, Nexus IQ, Aquasec, Nessus and the vulnerabilities found by these tools;
  • In-depth knowledge of vulnerability management, application security, infrastructure and telecommunications;
  • Knowledge of vulnerability scoring systems (CVSS), OWASP TOP 10
  • Knowledge of incident response standards and attack metigation MITRE and NIST
  • CISSP or COMPTIA Security+ certification or CEH, GCIH, GCTI, GCFE (or equivalent) - an asset
  • Demonstrate a sense of collaboration and teamwork;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (leadership and conflict management skills);
  • Strong analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills;
  • Positive and open attitude to learning
  • Experience of working in a Security Operation Center (SOC)
  • Experience in digital investigation (Forensics).
  • Experience with several of the following technologies: Azure, AWS, Active Directory (AD + ADAzure), Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls (WAF), Web Filtering.
  • Demonstrated commitment to training, self-learning and maintaining technical skills in cyber security.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing - asset++.


Still interested? Here's what our Anywr freelance team has to offer:

  • Long assignments that meet your expectations
  • Transparency on the application process
  • Advice and coaching during client meetings
  • Contract monitoring and mission review every 3 months
  • Administrative management and payment within 10 days of invoice date

Independence with peace of mind! At Anywr freelance, we offer our freelancers long term assignments with our clients selected to meet their expectations. Anywr freelance offers its freelancers turnkey solutions adapted to their activity, including career, client relations, administration and remuneration.