Cyber Security Engineer (SIEM)

Location: Sydney
Discipline: IT & Cyber Security
Job type: Temporary
Salary: $$950 - $1050 per day
Contact name: Kristen Brinker

Contact email: Kristenb@thenetworkit.com
Job ref: BH-9132
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: 2024-02-17
 Cyber Security Engineer
  • 12 Month Contract – Government Entity
  • Attractive Daily Rate & Hybrid Work Arrangement
  • Expansive project with more than 1 billion in funding


About the Company
Working with a well-established Government department who are undergoing an expansive period of strategic planning and development.

About the Role
The Cybersecurity Engineer is tasked with designing and implementing secure network solutions to mitigate cyber and technology risks across the organization. They provide expert advice for secure development engineering in both on-premises and cloud projects
  • Crafting and deploying resilient security architectures for digital systems, guaranteeing the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data.
  • Formulating and enhancing incident response processes to ensure prompt and efficient action in the face of security incidents, thereby minimizing impact and downtime.
  • Identifying and neutralizing potential security threats through meticulous analysis of intrusion attempts, proactive exploration of threats, and the implementation of robust countermeasures.
  • Deploying advanced security tools to systematically identify and resolve issues across various systems and applications

Skills & Experience
  • Strong hands on experience working in Cyber Security (3+ years)
  • Skilled in SIEM and SOAR technologies like Splunk, MS Sentinel, and Elastic
  • Familiarity with security policies and frameworks including: ISM, ACSC, CIS, ISO27001, NIST, and SOC.
  • Thorough grasp of the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and the Cyber-Kill Chain.
  • Automation expertise using platforms such as Ansible, Salt, and SCCM.
  • Hands-on experience with Vulnerability Management tools including Randori, Tenable, and Spotlight.
  • Proficient in EDR technologies such as Crowdstrike, TrendMicro, and Defender ATP.
  • Proficient in App Whitelisting Technologies, with a specific focus on Airlock.
  • Desirable knowledge in Kubernetes and Containerization (BareMetal, OpenShift).

How to Apply
Click APPLY NOW or get in touch with Kristen Brinker at kristenb@thenetworkit.com

Please note due to the nature of this role you must be an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, or New Zealand Citizen to be eligible to apply.