Security Engineer

Job Title: Security Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blacktown, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 239659_1633381973
Contact Name: Richard Bissitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2021 08:12

Job Description

Western Sydney Location

Flexible working

Strong focus on Firewalls and Antivirus

The Role

The Operations Security Engineer will manage the information security related aspects of technology operations and applies cross disciplinary IT security knowledge across both IT and OT environments.

Working within a Microsoft environment the Security Engineer will work across various security areas with a focus on Firewalls and Antivirus.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing the information security related aspects of technology operations
  • Responsible for providing assurance on the vendors providing managed infrastructure support
  • Responsible for L2/L3 support for operational incident, problem resolutions and change management within defined SLA
  • Manage and maintain the configuration information of FW, IPS & F5 to ensure operational run books are up to date
  • Responsible for resolution and provide response within defined SLA for Security Incident
  • Manage and maintain critical security infrastructure such as firewalls, Intrusion , Prevention System, F5, Vulnerability Assessment Tools.
  • Perform security risk assessment for any changes on security infrastructureProvide input to project documentation and engineering tasks as required.
  • Executes the management of compliance activities and controls assurance, to ensure alignment with company security policies and procedures
  • Support compliance Distribution Licensing and Regulatory compliance requirements
  • Works with all ICT Vendors to promote awareness and understanding of corporate risk management/ security requirements;
  • Monitors vendor involvement/ performance
  • Monitors overall performance of vendors and providing feedback to both the vendors and VMO on performance and escalation of security risks requiring immediate action

Essential Skills and Experience

  • 5-10 years' experience in Security engineering
  • Certifications in related field are a plus (including any of the following but not limited to): CISSP, CCSP, CCIE, CHFI, CEH, SANS GICSP Certifications.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience in the support and provisioning of CISCO/Checkpoint/ PaloAlto and Checkpoint firewalls (implementing firewall rules), McAfee/Cisco/Checkpoint IPS and F5 (GTM, LTM, APM, ASM)
  • Sound experience and ability to manage the ongoing effectiveness of the overarching security program and personnel
  • Strong understanding across all security functions, as well as IT and operational environments, including of threats, risks, controls and industry trends
  • Ability to communicate across diverse platform and translate technical security risks at a level understood by the business Exposure to a SIEM platforms is helpful (e.g. ArcSight, Splunk, Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, TAP, QRadar, LogLogic).
  • Experience with malware analysis concepts and a method is a plus.
  • Experience with vulnerability assessment tool (e.g. Qualys, Nesuss) is a plus.
  • Experience with ServiceNow Security Operation module implementations is valuable.
  • Preferred Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Engineering

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