Threat Detection Specialist

May 13, 2022
Montréal, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

As the Threat Detection Specialist, you will act as a subject matter expert in your field of expertise to manage risks at Ubisoft by applying risk assessment techniques, identification of effective remediation strategies, and presenting management with results in meaningful business terms. You’ll be responsible for strategic, operational, and tactical planning and implementation of global threat hunting engagements.


  • Define policies, standards and processes related to threat detection;
  • Develop, maintain and document operational processes;
  • Drive the implementation of security measures to enhance global IT threat detection capability;
  • Develop detection content (SIEM, EDR, IDS, etc.) to identify threats;
  • Research and implement cutting edge security tooling;
  • Research and develop mitigations for offensive security tools and techniques;
  • Participate in strategic, operational and tactical planning and implementation of threat hunting engagements.
  • Experience developing Splunk content as well as cloud security experience with AWS;
  • Experience in developing operational processes, and technical documentation;
  • Experience in implementing security measures, security tooling & malware;
  • Experience researching and developing proof-of-concepts for offensive security tooling, threat hunting frameworks and methodology;
  • Technical or audit certification in computer security is a major asset (OSCP, OSCE, SANS, etc.).

Just a heads up: If you require a work permit, your eligibility may depend on your education and years of relevant work experience, as required by the government.

Skills and competencies show up in different forms and can be based on different experiences, that's why we strongly encourage you to apply even though you may not have all the requirements listed above.

At Ubisoft, you can come as you are. We embrace diversity in all its forms. We’re committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and respectful of all differences.

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