Information Security Specialist

Location: Inner West Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Vanessa Knispel
Reference: 198880_1581035907

About the Company
A large and well known Australian business, providing education services to its customers.

About the Role
As Information Security Specialist you will be responsible for managing the monitoring, detection and response of security incidents as well as being involved in the building of the incident response capability


  • Manage security incidents to resolution
  • Detection and response, threat hunting and detection
  • Perform analysis on collected security event data
  • Perform impact threat assessments
  • Develop Information Security Processes and Internal Controls
  • Develop reports on security incidents and remediation activities
  • Advise on changes in security technology


  • Minimum 5 years' experience in Information Security
  • Experienced as a Security Specialist or Security Consultant or similar role
  • Experienced in the Splunk toolset
  • Experience in a large enterprise environments (government, finance, insurance industry etc)
  • In-depth knowledge of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management etc.
  • Experienced in Incident response where you have built the capability, not just worked in a SOC
  • Must handle pressure situations during a crisis
  • Communications skills are a must
  • SIEM and SPLUNK technologies
  • Current security certification is desirable (eg. CISM, CISSP, GIAC, CEH etc)

Please APPLY NOW to Vanessa Knispel with your full resume in Word format for consideration as this role closes ASAP

To be eligible for this opportunity, you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or Citizen as my client does not sponsor visas.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Vanessa Knispel quoting reference: 198880

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