Security Analyst

  • 30 Mar 2021
  • ACT
  • Contract
  • Initial 6 month contract engagement with Extension options
  • Minimum NV1 Security Clearance required
  • Large Federal Government Department
Our Client is seeking to appoint Security Analyst to join the existing Security team on an initial 6-month contract engagement with opportunities for extension based on performance.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Conduct security assessment and analyse reports to identify potential security issues/threats
  • Monitor networks for security breaches
  • Contribute to security enhancement and technology recommendations in order to improve security posture
  • Support user education on installation of products, and adherence to relevant procedures
  • Conduct appropriate security testing (vulnerability etc.) and analyse findings in order to identify (or support identification of) root cause of incidents  
Selection Criteria:
  • Australian citizenship and NV1 Clearance essential
  • Experience with different security controls such as HIPS, NIPS, Endpoint controls, firewalls, proxies and other related technologies
  • Strong experience in incident response techniques, ideally using PICERL methodology
  • Minimum two years cybersecurity experience or substantial infrastructure experience with hands on experience managing security tools