Cyber Security Engineer

Job Title: Cyber Security Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 203644_1591235203
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 04, 2020 11:46

Job Description

Our federal government client is seeking the services of a highly skilled and experienced Cyber Security Engineer to support their Cyber Security Branch. Functions include building technical capability and deploying security monitoring and enforcing technologies.

Key position responsibilities:

  • Building security capability and deploying commercial security technology to support the department in identifying and mitigating vulnerabilities, detecting anomalous activity and remediating security deficiencies.
  • Ensuring security technologies provide value and insight to Cyber Defence team.
  • Providing technical cyber security technology advice and assistance to operational areas.
  • Creating and maintaining technical documentation.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Experience in building and deploying a cyber-security capability such as IDS/IPS, PKI, AV, SIEM, MFA or Proxy.
  • Applied experience in enabling cyber security teams to detect, deter and mitigate cyber security threats.
  • The ability to work well and share knowledge within a team.
  • Well-developed writing skills and experience maintaining technical documentation.
  • Technical tertiary qualifications, Microsoft, Cyber Security product or RHEL qualifications are highly desirable.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently possess a NV1 or NV2 Federal Government Security Clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 2491 quoting Job Reference: 203644

Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.