Job Title: Junior Information Security Analyst

Location: Ottawa, Ontario (Canada) / Canton, GA (United States)

Company Description:

Critical Path Security is a leading firm in the Information Security sector. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation, integrity, and excellence. Our team is dedicated to protecting our information assets and supporting our mission to provide outstanding services to our clients.

Job Description:

We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Junior Information Security Analyst to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about cybersecurity and eager to learn and contribute to our information security initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the implementation and monitoring of our cybersecurity measures.
  • Conduct regular security audits to identify potential vulnerabilities.
  • Help in managing security tools and technologies, including firewalls, anti-virus software, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Collaborate with the IT team to ensure security best practices are integrated into all facets of our digital infrastructure.
  • Participate in the development and delivery of security awareness training for employees.
  • Assist in incident response activities and investigations into security breaches.
  • Keep abreast of the latest security threats and trends, as well as relevant laws and regulations.


  • Basic understanding of information security principles and practices.
  • Familiarity with common cybersecurity frameworks (such as NIST, ISO 27001) is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow in the field of cybersecurity.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Any relevant certifications (e.g., CompTIA Security+, CEH) would be advantageous.
  • Prior internship or work experience in IT or cybersecurity.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement plan with company match.
  • Generous PTO and holiday schedule.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.

How to Apply:
Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are a good fit for this role to Include “Junior Information Security Analyst Application” in the subject line.

Critical Path Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.