• Location: burnaby, British Columbia
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #10587
  • Salary: CA$150,000 Per Hour

MatchBox Consulting Group is currently seeking an IS Security Architect for a permanent role with a client of ours located in Burnaby (Hybrid set-up – 2 days per week on-site and 3 days remote).


  • Develops Security strategies, policy and standards and ensures their relevance with scheduled reviews. 
  • Execution of Security risk assessments with internal and partner processes, systems and architectures resulting in documented findings to either eliminate or mitigate risk. 
  • Ongoing reviews of actively used technologies ensuring they are aligned with goals and objectives. 
  • Collaborates on security awareness
  • Participation in cross functional architectural groups reviewing current and future technologies to ensure protection of the organization while enhancing operational capabilities through digital channels. 
  • Working closely with the Business Solutions and Technical Services organization the Security Architect will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and training staff on secure software development best practices. 
  • The Security Architect will be responsible for ensure that recommended solutions comply with PCI-DSS and NIST standards. 
  • Monitor and manages event management concerning the configuration of IDS/IPS, SIEM (i.e.: Splunk and AWS Cloud Trail) log management and Security appliances. 
  • Attends all Managed Services meetings: Governance, New Business along with all projects related to Security. 
  • Maintains current knowledge of applicable privacy laws and accreditation standards, and monitors advancements in information privacy technologies to ensure organizational adaptation and compliance. 
  • Expert level Splunk experience with a focus on Splunk Enterprise Security combined with the ability to onboard and analyze data from various sources.
  • In coordination with our external vendors, maintains operational aspects of our PCI maintenance program ensuring adherence to all PCI requirements.


  • Education: CISSP, Undergraduate in Computer Science, Applicable Certifications or Diploma. 
  • Experience: 10+ years of working in a security role with a minimum of 2 years of architectural experience. 
  • Ability to create systems and consistent procedures and processes in both technical and user-friendly language. 
  • Proven analytical, mathematical, and creative problem-solving skills. 
  • Demonstrated understanding of all the components involved in setting up and maintaining systems environments for product, development, testing, staging and training. 
  • Experience working with development teams in an Agile environment. 
  • Excellent listening skills. 
  • Proven excellent oral and written communication skills. 
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and with other team members. 
  • Proven ability to be proactive when dealing with issues and challenges. 
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills. 
  • Excellent multi-taking and organizational skills. 

About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivalled expertise with our teams extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.

Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.

Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application.

Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.

Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com


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