Security Analyst

Job Title: Security Analyst
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Melbourne C B D
Salary: 12-Month fixed term contract
Start Date: 2019-10-11
Reference: JO-1909-534212
Contact Name: Christian Marchese
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 11, 2019 08:32

Job Description

Our client is a large financial services organisation and they're seeking an Security Analyst to join their team and be responsible for the for maintaining and improving the security posture of the Company whilst ensuring that related business needs are guided towards a secure implementation, using fit-for-purpose and best-practice-based mitigation measures.  
This role is looking for a candidate that has a passion for Security and continuous improvement.

  • Own and manage daily and weekly checks.  Update and improve checks as and when required.
  • Manage security operational tasks in the company's on-premises and cloud-based footprints. 
  • Track, measure, and analyse security metrics. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation for the client's security controls.
  • Respond to ad-hoc security incidents and service requests.
  • Monitor, analyse, triage, mitigate, and remediate security events.
  • Identify vulnerabilities and ensure patch currency in accordance to our client's standards.
  • Create, update, and tune SIEM alerts and rules.
  • Manage endpoint protection efficacy.
  • Maintain clients identity management security posture, especially from a role-based-access-control and privileged access perspective.Track and assist in the client's Essential 8 compliance.

Skills and experience:
  • Be a qualified security professional with demonstrated relevant experience.
  • Have a good understanding of the TCP/IP stack, networking concepts, Windows operating systems, event logs analysis, SIEMs, vulnerability assessment tools, endpoint protection, email filtering, web filtering, OSINT, Wi-Fi, NAC, Azure/AWS space.
  • Have a basic understanding of various regulatory and third-party certifications, e.g. ISM, ISO27001.
  • A current certification is desirable, e.g. Security+.An appropriate degree from an accredited university is desirable
If you're interested in the above position and have any questions please give Christian a call on 03 9236 7743.