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IT Security Analyst (12 Month Contract)

Job Title: IT Security Analyst (12 Month Contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$700 - AU$750 per day
Start Date: 20/01/2020
Reference: 1353580/001_1581638104
Contact Name: Bailey Dingley
Contact Email: Bailey.Dingley@robertwalters.com.au
Job Published: February 14, 2020 10:55

Job Description

  • Exciting hands on role with exposure to the latest technologies
  • Work for a leading firm in Financial Services with a desirable day rate
  • Take ownership of operations in a company with an inclusive culture
  • Exposure to CPS 234

About the company

One of Australia's largest super funds servicing the public sector, education, health & community services as well as police & emergency services.

About the role

As a Security Analyst, you will run the day-to-day security operations, including the management of all escalated security incidents, vulnerability management and vendor risk assessments. This role requires previous experience with Data Loss Prevention.

You will also:

  • Record, process, respond and take full ownership of all security incidents to ensure stability and security of the organisation's Infrastructure and data.
  • Monitor, investigate and coordinate the mitigation of vulnerabilities across all FTC managed technology.
  • Plan, build and implement all security controls and counter measures on all relevant platforms, networks and applications in order to reduce the risk of cybercrime
  • Ensure that all security related policies meet legal and regulatory requirements

Skills & experience

Must have:

  • You will need to have 3-4 years' experience with a SIEM tool (Splunk Arcsight/ Qradar)
  • Experienced in Data Loss Prevention tools particularly Forcepoint
  • You will need to understand how to investigate threats and remediate incidents (including associated documentation)
  • Familiar with the Azure environment
  • Deep understanding of Palo Alto firewalls
  • Risk based vulnerability management tools - Qualys / Rapid 7
  • Identify high/low risk vulnerabilities to the business
  • Experience in delivering an uplift to the posture of security across the board
  • A technical edge and be able to work hands on
  • At least 1 certification such as: CCNA, Comptia Security +


  • Any other industry qualifications within a security or cybersecurity related technology ( SANS (GCFA, GCIH, GIAC) SSCP / CCFP / Computer Science Degree)
  • Experience in conducting vendor risk assessments
  • Track record in technical planning, deriving roadmaps and evaluating solutions/mitigations to manage threats and keep risk profile within risk appetite
  • Experience working in an environment with an outsourced security event and log management solution


  • Collaborative workplace
  • Employer of Choice for gender equality
  • Strong organisational values
  • CBD Location

To apply please click apply or call Bailey Dingley on +61 3 86282126 for a confidential discussion.

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