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Associate Engineer - Security

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Date: Dec 31, 2022

Location: Norcross, GA, US Toronto, ON, CA New York, NY, US Malvern, PA, US

Company: Softchoice

Why you’ll love Softchoice:

We are a software-focused IT solutions and services provider that equips organizations to be agile and innovative, and for their people to be engaged, connected, and creative at work. That means moving them to the cloud, helping them build the workplace of tomorrow, and enabling them to make smarter decisions about their technology. By doing these things we help them create success for their customers and their people. 


We stand proudly for our people and support their success through career development and advancement. We are recognized and respected for our culture of inclusion and belonging, continuously striving to do what’s good for our people and communities. 

The impact you will have:


Softchoice Design Studio seeks an Associate Engineer to expand its Security advisory consulting capabilities. Associate Engineers  are responsible for supporting Principals and assisting in delivery and working with other Softchoice resources to support deal closures and deliver in complex, cross-practice deals. You will support engagements and work with Principals in advising clients at the highest strategic level with big-picture and tactical guidance on how technology enables a wide range of business outcomes.  


What you'll do:


  • In this role, you will work with the team to help organizations transform their security models leveraging Zero Trust frameworks and Cloud Security governance models to enable business transformation.
  • Be a key contributor to large, complex projects through assisting with initial data gathering and analysis through multiple tool sets to deliver insight to the Principals into current state and remediation requirements across Azure, AWS and Google clouds.
  • Practitioner Development: Provide technical input and guidance into delivery processes; work with partner technical teams to improve scanning and data collection tools. 
  • Security Services Strategy: Assist Principals in developing new offerings and solutions, while providing feedback on tools and technologies to drive effective client engagements. 
  • Security Roadmap, Architecture, and Deployment Blueprints: Work with teams to provide security roadmap guidance and architecture, including business case, technology advice, and governance/compliance requirements.
  • You will develop a growth mindset and relish opportunities to use familiar and unfamiliar technologies, closed source and open-source software.
  • You will embrace security frameworks and contribute to growing and improving our security teams at Softchoice. 
  • Through cross functional collaboration, you will also hone your business and consulting skills through interactions with non-technical colleagues.
  • Finally, you will be an active learner, identifying new or better ways to deliver impact with people and technology. 


What you'll bring to the table:


  • The broad scope of responsibility of this role requires a solid understanding of, security and technology strategy, change management, a principled approach to broad digital transformation challenges and opportunities. Our Associate Principals know their customer industries and businesses and how Softchoice can help them drive their digital transformation.
  • Minimum 4 years experience in operational Security 
  • Diverse technical experience within the different domains that make up Security Governance 
  • Results-driven and goal-oriented 
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills  
  • Passion for Data gathering and analytics

Not sure if you qualify? Think about applying anyway:

We understand that not everyone brings 100% of the skills and experience for the role.

At Softchoice, we offer opportunities to a diverse group including those with a variety of workplace experiences and backgrounds.  Whether you are new to corporate tech, returning to work after a gap in employment, or looking to transition and take the next step in your career, we are excited to learn more about you and encourage you to apply.  

Why people love working here:


  • We offer hybrid and remote working opportunities.

  • Comprehensive benefits from day one of employment.

  • We offer meaningful work and opportunities for career growth.

  • Our team members have 2 paid volunteer days per year to give back to a cause of their choice.

  • We offer an opportunity to build and grow a career in the technology industry.

  • Recognized as a Best Workplace in Canada by the Great Place to Work Institute for 17 consecutive years.

  • Softchoice has been certified as a Great Place to Work in the United States for several years.

  • We have also been recognized as a Best Workplace for Women, Best Workplace for Inclusion, Best Workplace for Giving Back and Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality.

  • We have raised over $3 million through Softchoice Cares, our grassroots fundraising organization.  

Inclusion & Equal opportunity employment:

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion & belonging. People seeking employment at Softchoice are considered without regard to any protected category including but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

Require accommodation? We are ready to help:

We are proud to provide interview & employment accommodation during the recruitment and hiring process. If you require any accommodation to apply or interview for a position, please reach out directly to We are committed to working with you to best meet your needs.

Our commitment to your experience:

We are committed to the safety of all applicants and team members. With that in mind, we have implemented digital interviewing for everyone. We understand that you may need to interview with distractions around you (such as children or furry friends) and we will be doing the same.

Before you start with us, we will conduct a criminal record check, verify your education, and check your references.

When you join Softchoice, we will onboard you remotely. Don't worry. It's quick, simple and you'll be connected with your new team in no time.


Job Requisition ID: 4557




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