DevSecOps Engineer

Location: Sydney
Discipline: IT & Cyber Security
Job type: Temporary
Salary: $$1100 per day
Contact name: Kristen Brinker

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Job ref: BH-9134-1
Published: 17 days ago
Startdate: 2024-03-27
DevSecOps 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
  • Champion a shift-left approach to security and thrive in DevSecOps environments.
  • Design and implement DevSecOps pipelines, with a focus on legacy software product migration strategies.
  • Provide expertise in contemporary web and mobile application frameworks and their associated security requirements.
  • Ensure the security of REST APIs, microservices, and cloud-native applications – applying deep knowledge of Azure, OpenShift, or AWS.
  • Construct automation tools within pipelines using robust scripting skills (Python, Bash, Golang, and PowerShell)
  • Deploying advanced security tools to systematically identify and resolve issues across various systems and applications

Skills & Experience
  • Strong hands on experience working in DevSecOps (4+ years)
  • Familiarity with security policies and frameworks including: ISM, ACSC, CIS, ISO27001, NIST, and SOC.
  • Proficient in Secure Development Lifecycle Principles, showcasing expertise in software security frameworks, requirements, and threat analysis. Well-versed in OWASP tools and strategies.
  • Extensive experience in code review, adept at identifying code smells, and proficient in implementing DevSecOps tooling, including SAST, DAST, RASP, RAST (e.g., IBM AppScan, Veracode, Synk, Coverity, SonarQube, Twistlock).
  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages, with a preference for C#/.NET, JavaScript, React, PowerShell, Bash, and Python.
  • Proficient in App Whitelisting Technologies, with a specific focus on Airlock.
  • Demonstrated ability in containerization tools (Kubernetes, Docker).

How to Apply

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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.