Security Analyst

Category: Cyber Security Consulting
City: Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart , Brisbane, , Australia
Position ID: J1119-0525
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

• Work for the 5th largest IT Consulting organisation in the world
• Remote working for our Global Security Operations Centre (GSOC)
• Benefits include share purchase plan, profit participation plan and generous paid parental leave

The Security Analyst is a key resource in the GSOC protective monitoring team. They will monitor, support, triage and respond to real-time security events and consequently will need a broad level of cybersecurity experience.

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Monitor security alerts detected by Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (NIDS/NIPS, HIDS/HIPS, WIDS), Log Monitoring, SIEM, etc.
• Stay connected and keep up to date with new security threats, technologies and regulations
• Conduct preliminary incident triage and set the priority accordingly
• Perform first-level analysis, triage incidents, analyse logs and/or investigation evidence
• Share technical and procedural recommendations and enhancements
• Provide ideas and feedback to improve the overall SOC capabilities and maturity

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

• 2+ years experience working in a similar role
• Knowledge of IT Service Management (especially incident Management)
• Knowledge and practical application of networking including:
o Souce and Destination IP addresses
o NATing and Ports
o TCP versus UDP
• Awareness of common web-based 3rd party tools such as VirusTotal and MXToolbox
• The ability to analyse log files
• The ability to update security investigation documentation such as Triage Steps and Playbooks
• Enjoys the freedom to self manage and has the capability to prioritise and identify and initiate areas for improvement
• Full work rights for Australia.

What you can expect from us

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