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IPS Analyst 1

Posted 5 days ago

Job Description

Fortinet is looking for an experienced IPS Analyst that has a keen interest in finding  vulnerability in major products and perform leading edge exploitation techniques and threat research. There are opportunities to research the latest vulnerabilities and threats, as well as getting some experience in reverse engineering. This is a great opportunity to advance your career in UTM.

Job Responsibilities

  • Find vulnerability in major products
  • Develop IPS signatures
  • Perform leading edge exploitation techniques and threat research
  • Act as subject matter expert on cyber threats

Job Skills Required

  • Direct or equivalent experience in areas of vulnerability research and exploit development.
  • Experience using Reverse Engineering tools (IDA pro, ollydbg, Windbg)
  • Knowledge of Reverse engineering
  • Knowledge of networking and internet protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, HTTP, SMTP, etc.).
  • Knowledge of network vulnerabilities and threats
  • Knowledge of the C/C++ programming languages and scripting languages such as Perl or Python
  • IDS/IPS knowledge and experience a plus
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and analysis skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelors of Computer Science or Engineering

Fortinet provides a generous vacation policy and a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:

  • Extended health and dental insurance
  • Accidental death & dismemberment and life insurance
  • Short term and long term disability
  • Out of province and out of country coverage
  • EAP


Terms of employment: Permanent, full-time

Salary: 60,000.00 – 70,000.00, depending on experience

Location of work: Fortinet Technologies (Canada) ULC

400-4910 Still Creek Drive Burnaby, BC V5C 6V6

Phone: (604) 430-1297

Please apply online on our career website. We thank you for your interest; only those shortlisted will be contacted.

About Fortinet

Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and the market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Our products and subscription services provide broad, integrated and high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT security infrastructure. Our customers include enterprises, service providers and government entities worldwide, including the majority of the 2010 Fortune Global 100. Fortinet’s flagship FortiGate product delivers ASIC-accelerated performance and integrates multiple layers of security designed to help protect against application and network threats. Fortinet’s broad product line goes beyond UTM to help secure the extended enterprise – from endpoints, to the perimeter and the core, including databases and applications. Fortinet is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., with offices around the world.



Company Size

1001-5000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-04

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