ICT Security Specialist

Job Title: ICT Security Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kedron, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 237852_1628129695
Contact Name: Bharti Chandramouli
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 05, 2021 12:14

Job Description

Senior Security Specialist

Duration: 30/08/2021 to 28/02/2022 with possibility of extension (likely to June 2022)

Location: Kedron, Brisbane QLD

Reporting to A/Director, Cyber Security Branch, the Senior Security Specialist will provide high-level security design, configuration and implementation of security infrastructure and related skills, in a fast-paced project environment.

Depending on their skills and experience, the Senior Security Specialist will work across time-bound projects assessing, testing, deploying and migrating foundational cyber security capabilities, or will provide security expertise across a broad range of business ICT projects. The Cyber Security Specialist will work with project and business-as-usual teams, including with cyber security response and design specialists, project teams, and technical and business stakeholders.

Skills and experience

Experience with:

  • Modern web and email content filtering security services
  • Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) technologies
  • Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB)
  • Secure Access Service Edge (SASE)
  • Cloud-based solutions and services, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure.

Experience testing and troubleshooting network service issues, including:

  • Traditional and software defined networking
  • Internet access and proxy-based services
  • Enterprise Firewalls and Load Balancers
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Domain Name System (DNS).

Experience with:

  • Security Incident Response
  • Operating and maintaining common log correlation and Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) platforms
  • Threat Hunting services
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) capabilities
  • Data Loss Prevention (DLP) services
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Managing complex Microsoft Windows Domains and Forests

To be successful in this role the candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • 3+ years of experience as a security specialist in cyber security response, operations, projects or design, in an enterprise-level organisation.
  • Experience delivering security aspects of small to large, and/or complex, technical projects.
  • Experience planning, leading and proactively delivering security aspects of projects, including detailed security designs and the configuration, development, testing and deployment of security-related technologies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work independently and in a project team/ working group environment.

If this sounds like your role, apply now! Or call Bharti Chandramouli on 07 3003 7643 for a confidential discussion regarding this role quoting 237852