Job title: Security Analyst
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 16-04-2019
Job ID: 31181

Job Description

Security Analyst - One Year Fixed Term - Up to $100K/year (inclusive of superannuation)

We are looking for a passionate technical security specialists who will be responsible for operational security activities along with threat detection & response.


Your main day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Proactively hunt for threats within the technology environment.
  • Working with our Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) to tune security monitoring and reporting capabilities.
  • Investigating and responding to security incidents.
  • To provide assistance during technical forensics investigations that require cyber security expertise.
  • Identifying operational security risks and work with the IT operations team, providing guidance for implementing security risk mitigation activities.
  • Recommending improvements to the security technology environment.
  • Assisting with deployment of new security platforms.
  • Monitoring emerging security technologies, issues and directions.

Key attributes

Are you passionate about cyber security? Have you worked as a penetration tester or security analyst and wish to expand your responsibilities? In addition, other key attributes that define your profile:

  • Deep understanding of network protocols and network security
  • Good knowledge of operating systems such as Unix, Windows
  • Proficient in one or more scripting languages
  • Committed to staying up to date on the latest cyber threats by attending a number of industry forums.
  • Good interpersonal and consultative skills.
  • Provide mentorship to IT engineering and IT operations staff on security related improvement activities.
  • Communicates effectively, builds positive relationships at various levels and across business units, and understand business imperatives.
  • A minimum of three years of IT experience in a technical security role.
  • A bachelor's degree in information systems, information security or equivalent work experience.
  • In possession of technical security certifications such as GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, OSCP.
  • Broad authority of knowledge in general cyber security disciplines.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Experience with SIEM, Vulnerability Scanners (Symantec Experience Preferred)


If you are and you believe you meet these criteria, please apply for the position.