Sep 13, 2019

Senior Cyber Security Analyst – Start Up – Sydney

  • T+O+M Executive
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
Full time Cyber Security

Job Description

Reporting directly to the CISO, this varied and technical role will an exciting one for someone who’d like to join a smaller security team and be able to help build and define the direction of the team.  You’ll be the technical lead and responsible for the security operations of the company. As well as the technical recommendations and strategic direction you will also need to have proven experience handling security incidents for a financial services company.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage vendor relationships including outsourced level 1 security monitoring functionality as well as other managed service providers
  • Build and improve the overall cybersecurity maturity for security operations
  • Drive the development and enhancement of detection and response capabilities, including use-case development and detection rules, SOP documentation and implementation of incident response methodologies
  • Research trends in managing information security to assist with improving incident response programs, situational awareness strategies
  • Work with vendors and suppliers to ensure security tools are up-to-date, relevant and deployed across the enterprise. Tools include HIPS, host-based firewalls, anti-virus, vulnerability management, cloud access security broker, DLP and more
  • Conduct penetration testing on both internal and external corporate networks, analyze security vulnerabilities and recommend technical and strategic mitigations
  • Participate in the development of the security awareness program and co-ordinate educational activities

Skills, education, and experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in a hands-on security operations team  
  • Knowledge of technology trends and developments in cybersecurity and cyber risk management
  • Knowledge of information security and risk control frameworks
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills

Role

Cyber Security Engineer