Senior Cyber Security Specialist - Delivery

Requisition ID:  181517 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Cyber Security Strategy & Roadmap Delivery 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario; Alberta; Nova Scotia  

City: Mississauga / Calgary / Stellarton

Location: Tahoe Office 

Postal Code: L4W 0C7 


Our family of 131,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1,600 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawtons Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 



Ready to Make an impact?


Ready to make an Impact? 

We’re expanding our Cyber Security team as we embark on a multi-year transformation to bring our Security capabilities to the next level.

You are a builder, influencer, and change agent

In this exciting role, you will be working in a high performing Cyber Security Strategy and Roadmap Delivery team. You will be responsible for hands-on delivery of end-to-end cyber security projects. You will be implementing security solutions and delivering on initiatives in the cyber security roadmap. Your role will be covering various Cyber Security domains including but not limited to Network Security, Cloud Security, Data security, Identity & Access Management, Application Security, Cyber Security, Endpoint Security and Compliance. This role can be based out of one our main offices including: Stellarton, NS; Mississauga, ON; Calgary, AB.

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:


Sobeys Inc. is investing big in technology – Join us and invest in your future 

We are on a journey to completely transform how we do business, and we offer a hybrid work model with the opportunity for additional flexibility.  

Join us and you’ll be working with:


  • Modern cyber security tools and solutions across the NIST phases (identify, protect, detect, respond, recover)
  • Leading tools and systems in our modern infrastructure and data-driven culture. 
  • Strong, collaborative team of energetic and experienced security experts

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a leading Canadian company with a clear vision of their future in Cyber Security.  Are you ready to be part of this success story? #cyberatsobeys #DigitalatSobeys #LI-Hybrid  #Sobeys

What you have to offer:


What you bring to the table:


  • Technical hands-on experience implementing a significant number of Cyber Security related projects
  • Expertise in network security technologies that will aid network projects: e.g., WAF, IDS/IPS, VPN, NextGen firewalls etc.
  • Technical hands-on experience implementing Cloud security solutions and controls on Azure, AWS, or similar cloud service provider.
  • Technical experience in implementing security hardening based on CIS or industry standards including API, network, server, cloud, etc.
  • Technical experience in designing and implementing infrastructure components required for Cyber-related projects.
  • Expertise in the hands-on delivery of advanced, diverse security tools and systems in modern infrastructure.
  • Experienced working with the industry recognized frameworks and standards including NIST, ISO, PCI, etc.
  • Collaborate with internal cyber teams including architecture, GRC and Operations from discovery, scoping & design to the post implementation handover.
  • Collaborate with the project stakeholders throughout the project cycle to minimize impact to integrated systems and service ensuring a smooth delivery.
  • Collaborate with all functions of the business to constantly improve and evolve our Cyber Security posture.
  • Excellent communication skills, analytical thinking skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

What you have to offer:

  • Undergraduate degree in computer science, engineering, or a related discipline.
  • 5+ years' experience in information security or engineering 
  • 3+ years of industry experience working in Cyber Security, with focus on technical, hands-on delivery of Cyber Security projects.
  • Strong working knowledge and hands-on experience in one or more of the following: Cloud Security, API Security, micro segmentation, SDWAN, SASE, CASB, Secure SDLC, Zero Trust, PKI, SSL decryption, Next Generation Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention systems, EDR, authentication systems, DLP, Email security, DDOS, Proxy technologies, SIEM, Container security, Kubernetes, VMware/KVM security, OT/IOT security.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal, intercultural skills, and the proven ability to influence and communicate effectively at all levels

Nice To Have:

  • Industry recognized professional security certifications such as MS Certified Azure Security Engineer, CISSP, CCSK, CCSP, are desired.
  • Bilingual English/French written language would be an asset.
  • The candidate will be expected to work with peers in other provinces in the development and implementation of tools and processes across Canada, as well as provide support to Sobeys employees across Canada.

We offer teammates competitive total compensation packages that will vary by role and location. Some websites share our job opportunities and may provide salary estimates without our knowledge. These estimates are based on similar jobs and postings for general comparison, but these numbers are not provided by or monitored for accuracy by our organization. We look forward to discussing the specific compensation details relevant to this role with candidates who are selected to move forward in the recruitment process.

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.


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