Information Security Analyst
Montréal, QC
AdGear (belonging to the Samsung Ads business), is an Advertising Technology Company located in the heart of downtown Montreal. AdGear focuses on enabling brands to connect with Samsung TV audiences as they are exposed to digital media across all devices. Being part of an international company such as Samsung and doing business around the world means that we get to work on big complex projects with stakeholders and teams located around the globe.

Samsung has developed a proprietary ad platform that leverages unique first-party TV data to help brands connect to their audience as they explore content across desktop, mobile, tablets and our SMART TVs. The Samsung Ad Platform delivers high-quality audience targeting powered by three key components: first-party audience data at scale, data science, and brand-safe cross-device ad inventory.

What you'll do:
We are looking for an enthusiastic Information Security to assist with the delivery of operational security tasks, security incident response and security related initiatives. You will be involved in the evolution of the threat detection pipeline, particularly the security event processing mechanisms and platforms in place


Build and manage capabilities in SIEM infrastructure: log analysis and monitoring, audit log collection on all devices.

Provide analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices

Threat and vulnerability scanning and analysis as well as security advisory services.

Assisting with the performing of internal and external security audits

Analyzing security breaches to identify the root cause

Establish positive relationships with regional peers associated across other teams to evangelize security.


A minimum of 1-2 years hands on experience working in an operational security environment preferably with a web/e-comm/igaming focus or SOC based service

Any experience of working in a Security Operations Center (SOC)

Operational experience of key security technologies including but not limited to vulnerability management platforms, SIEM, Intrusion Detection, anti-malware, endpoint security solutions and threat hunting technologies.

Experience coordinating security incidents.

Interacting with regulators and internal & external auditors, as well as managing audits end to end.

Experience within an CIS, NIST or ISO 27001 managed framework

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Strong knowledge on DevOps related technologies: GIT, CI/CD, Python, AWS or


Good understanding of cloud platforms, security and tools (e.g. PaaS, IasS, SaaS);

Good problem-solving skills

What's in it for you?

Great choice of snacks and drinks in the office available daily

Board games and Ping-Pong table

Company outings, roasts, and many more interesting things

Yoga in the office once a week

Referral bonus

Perkopolis website with great rebates, coupons and promotions

Amazing discounts through Samsung Employee Discounts website

100% Company-paid comprehensive extended health & dental coverage

Travel, Life, and Short/Long term disability Insurance

Group RRSP Matching Program up to 5%

Group TFSA Program