Senior Cybersecurity Operations Analyst



IT, Operations
Oakville, ON, Canada
Posted on Saturday, July 29, 2023
Who we are:
Geotab ® is a global leader in IoT and connected transportation and certified “Great Place to Work.” We are a company of diverse and talented individuals who work together to help businesses grow and succeed, and increase the safety and sustainability of our communities.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Geotab Marketplace ®, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes.
Our team is growing and we’re looking for people who follow their passion, think differently and want to make an impact. Ours is a fast paced, ever changing environment. Geotabbers accept that challenge and are willing to take on new tasks and activities - ones that may not always be described in the initial job description. Join us for a fulfilling career with opportunities to innovate, great benefits, and our fun and inclusive work culture. Reach your full potential with Geotab. To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, check out our blog and follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram. Join our talent network to learn more about job opportunities and company news.
Who you are:
We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Senior Cybersecurity Operations Analyst who will act as the first point of contact to review and assess all inbound security data and communications and escalate to other teams within Information Security as needed. If you love technology, and are keen to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!
What you’ll do:
As a Senior Cybersecurity Operations Analyst you will be responsible for monitoring multiple sources of security data and responding appropriately to any cyber threat which may materialize affecting any company assets. This role requires strong technical aptitude and the ability to communicate information effectively with people of varying technical skill levels. To be successful in this role you will be able to work well under pressure and respond to fast changing priorities and deadlines. In addition, the successful candidate will also be able to manage multiple timelines and contrasting priorities to ensure timely results.

How you’ll make an impact:

  • Develop end-to-end understanding of Geotab's security programs, policies and data infrastructure.
  • Monitoring and analysis of all incoming security data from multiple systems and sources.
  • Based on alert triggers, analyze, process, and triage security events to identify risk and impact, scope, and appropriate response actions, with both speed and accuracy.
  • Act as a point of escalation for more junior analysts, to determine appropriate actions for more complex or impactful events.
  • Work with other internal security teams to help diagnose, triage, escalate and resolve cyber security incidents.
  • Participate in internal security analysis processes conducting risk analysis on proposed changes within Geotab environments and providing recommendations on potential security impacts.
  • Assist with creation and maintenance of standard operating procedures and other relevant documentation within the team as needed.
  • Support Geotab Security projects and initiatives as required.
  • Potential for participation in the security operations 24/7 on-call rotation as future needs dictate.

What you’ll bring to this role:

  • 5-8 years experience in security operations/analysis, within a technology-focused industry.
  • Experience and understanding in use of various security tools, such as EDR and SIEM technologies.
  • Experience in Python, Javascript, or other programming languages is a benefit (but not required).
  • Experience using Bigquery, SQL, and regex is highly valued.
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms such as AWS and GCP is a benefit.
  • High accuracy and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Able to work well under pressure and respond to fast changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to problem-solve to well-judged decisions.
  • A strong team-player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization.
  • Technical competence using software programs, including, but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides).
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization.
  • Post-Secondary Diploma/Degree specialization in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.
  • Professional certification in Information Security from a reputable institution highly valued.
If you got this far, we hope you're feeling excited about this role! Even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply.
Please note: Geotab does not accept agency resumes and is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Please do not forward resumes to Geotab employees.
Why job seekers choose Geotab:
Work from home and flex work arrangements
Home office reimbursement program
Baby bonus & parental leave top up program
Online learning and networking opportunities
Electric vehicle purchase incentive program
Competitive medical and dental benefits
Retirement savings program
*The above are offered to full-time permanent employees only
How we work:
At Geotab, we have adopted a flexible first working model in that we have systems, functions, programs and policies in place to support both in-person and virtual work. However, you are welcomed and encouraged to come into our beautiful, safe, clean offices as often as you like. When working from home, you are required to have a reliable internet connection with at least 50mb DL/10mb UL. Virtual work is supported with cloud-based applications, collaboration tools and asynchronous working. The health and safety of employees are a top priority. We encourage work-life balance and keep the Geotab culture going strong with online social events, chat rooms and gatherings. Join us and help reshape the future of technology!
We believe that ensuring diversity is fundamental to our future growth and progress and is an integral part of our business. We believe that success happens where new ideas can flourish – in an environment that is rich in diversity and a place where people from various backgrounds can work together. Geotab encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to accommodating people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes and when people are hired. We will ensure the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities are taken into account as part of performance management, career development, training and redeployment processes. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our diversity and inclusion as well as accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.