Current Openings

Systems/Software Engineer with Cyber Security Experience

We are currently seeking an individual who sees the connections between safety and security. This individual will contribute to system level cyber security assessments in the context of safety-critical systems across a variety of industry sectors.

This person will have strong critical thinking and problem solving skills, and will think at the system level. Broadly based knowledge of security design and security architecture in the context of safety critical systems is essential in this role. The role will involve security risk assessments on large distributed computing systems and platforms, or safety-critical industrial control systems. This individual will be able to identify vulnerabilities of large computing platforms as well as identify threats from technical, physical, personnel and procedural sources.

This position may require some travel for short durations within Canada and abroad.


Required qualifications and expertise:

Bachelor degree in Engineering or Computer Science, graduate degree preferred
Specialization in cyber security
Background in real time embedded systems and systems/software engineering
5 to 10 years of related professional experience including experience with cyber security through assessment, addressing system vulnerabilities or monitoring incidents
Experience in identifying how security threats could impact safety
Demonstrated ability to perform a security risk assessment

Desired expertise:

Experience with system specification, design and development lifecycle for large software-intensive systems
Demonstrated knowledge of network security
Experience with some of the following security standards:
ISO 27000
RTCA DO-326A , RTCA DO-355 and RTCA DO-356
NIST Cybersecurity Framework
NIST SP 800-30 Revision 4
ITSG-33 (2012)
SAE J3061

Other requirements:
Eligibility for Government of Canada Security clearance
Ability to quickly learn new engineering processes and principles in multiple domains
Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
Ability to produce high quality technical documentation, proposals and reports
Highly cooperative, motivated, ideas-driven, and able to self-manage to meet deadlines


If a career with CSL working with great colleagues in an intellectually challenging environment interests you, please email your cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject heading “Systems Engineer - Cyber Experience”.


We are always interested in experienced people with broadly based system and software engineering, cyber security and Formal Methods expertise. If you are able to quickly grasp the intricacies of a technical domain and enjoy solving complex technical challenges, please email your cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.