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Security Administrator

XE is seeking a Security Administrator to join our team. Reporting to the Director of IT, the Security Administrator is responsible for supporting, monitoring, and maintaining the security of XE computing infrastructure. This includes datacenter server systems, network equipment, virtualization, and cloud deployments.

Established in 1993, XE has been selected as a GTA Top Employer multiple years. We are profitable, growing, and community-involved. In July 2015 XE became part of the Euronet (NASDAQ: EEFT) family, a global provider of electronic payment and transaction processing solutions for financial institutions, retailers, service providers and individual consumers. Euronet has over 4,600 employees in 39 countries who help process over 2.6 billion transactions a year which generates over $1.7 billion in annual revenue.

Each month, more than 35 million people use our foreign exchange tools and services, including the XE Currency Converter and the XE Currency App, which has received 55 million installs. Our money transfer services have booked billions of dollars in transactions and our commercial currency data has been used by thousands of corporate clients, from SMEs to Fortune 500 companies. XE is committed to continuing our role as leaders and innovators in our industry.

We want our team members to lead happy, healthy, balanced lives. Our 40-hour work week supports work-life balance. We offer generous benefits, including dental, maternity, and RSP matching. And if you need a break, you can use our well-equipped gym and showers. We provide delicious lunches every Friday, followed by some intense games of ping pong (to burn off the calories). We think the best relationships are built on respect, so we strive to ensure that this is reflected in our relationship with employees.

  • Maintain hardware and software infrastructure to ensure continued security
  • Monitor/Analyze logs, data, and other sources of information to ensure ongoing infrastructure security
  • Monitor and maintain Palo Alto Firewall devices across different locations
  • Develop scripts for automated tasks
  • Monitor and ensure effectiveness of security solutions
  • Conduct weekly vulnerability scanning of networks/servers/services, review results and plan/organize remedial work
  • Work with external vendors to schedule and conduct annual external penetration tests
  • Liaison with other companies within the Euronet family regarding security initiatives
  • Participate in security incident response events
  • Manage/Monitor backup and archiving jobs and participate in BC/DR planning
  • Monitor and manage patching of all devices/servers/services
  • Research potential hardware and software solutions and upgrades
  • Manage and maintain Anti-Virus solutions
  • Post-secondary diploma in a relevant field or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years experience in a similar role
  • Highly proficient with Linux and Windows server operating systems and services in a demanding production environment
  • Working experience with the LAMP stack, LDAP, virtualization, networking, and high available environments
  • Working experience with intrusion prevention, virus detection, firewalls, VPN, encryption, authentication/authorization, Data Loss Prevention, Certificate services, and protocol and traffic analysis
  • Programming/scripting in relevant languages
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Proven ability to build strong working relationships with peers and Executives
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Proven ability to take initiative and see projects through to completion
  • Passionate about technology and security
  • Continual learner
  • Information Security Certifications are highly desired


XE.com welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout the process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

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