Why join the Red Canari team?

Countless opportunities to learn and develop in your career while working closely with top leaders and a high-performing team. Contribute to meaningful work that directly impacts the organization and gain the freedom needed to be innovative and become a leader in your role. We are proud of maintaining a considerate environment that holds a focus on employee well-being.

More perks

  • Weekly health activities
  • Weekly lunch and learn initiatives
  • Monthly wellness activities
  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive health & dental benefits
  • Performance-based incentives/bonus potentials
  • Flexible working schedule and paid time-off/vacations
  • Remote work

Hardware Security Analyst

What you will do:

  • Perform as a hardware technical lead on client projects
  • Continuously advance skills necessary to continue delivering outstanding results
  • Provide assistance to team members at Red Canari through collaboration and mentoring as needed
  • Display technical expertise through continued research and tool development to become an A player in the industry
  • Clearly communicate to clients, project activities, technical specifications, reporting requirements and security risks
  • Plan, cultivate and implement security systems business solutions
  • Assess physical and technical security threats to hardware

Who you are:

Technical Skills

  • 2+ years of demonstrated experience successfully delivering hardware security projects, technical results and solutions
  • Familiarity auditing driver code for Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Basic knowledge of firmware reverse engineering and ability to understand schematics
  • Understanding of common design forms and embedded system architectures
  • Ability to perform security-focused code review in 2+ languages (C/C++)
  • Strong ability to lead clients across secure design methods like threat modelling and attack surface enumeration
  • Experienced in network infrastructure penetration testing and mobile application security testing (Android/iOS) and knowledge of cryptography
  • Detailed knowledge of bootloaders, operating systems and drivers and ability to execute black-box reverse engineering
  • Familiar with secure boot architectures and understanding of ARM or x86 architectures, wireless protocols (Bluetooth, ZigBee, Cellular, Wi-Fi) and
  • Security Design Review (SDR)

Soft Skills

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentation skills to describe a vulnerability and not just find it
  • Robust decision-making skills to perform like a leader on a variety of projects, with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Reliable and ambitious self-starter with a sophisticated level of professionalism
  • Passion for security and motivated to be an A-player in exceeding client expectations

REQUIRED: Security Clearance

  • Fulfill requirements to apply for SECRET level II
  • Security Clearance Requirement: Canadian Citizenship or PR

Employment Equity Statement

Red Canari is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive working environment. We ensure to consider all qualifying applications because we strongly believe our diversity makes us a stronger team.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to all candidates. Please contact humanresources@redcanari.com should you require accommodation during the recruitment, selection, and employment process.

About Red Canari

Red Canari isn’t your everyday, run-of-the-mill security firm. We’ve been successfully doing penetration tests and application assessments for over 15 years, with a focus on delivering high-quality results to our clients. Our security assessments are more than just plugging in a scanner, running the latest tools, or checking a green box. Our research-driven team of highly hands-on information security specialists are capable of identifying some of the most sophisticated, hard-to-find vulnerabilities. Red Canari’s team is made up of seasoned security professionals with experience assessing a wide range of organizations and applications. From Fortune 100s to public sector clients, online banking to critical infrastructure applications – we’ve done it all and we’re certain we can help your organization raise its security bar!