Cyber Security Consultant (Security Operations)

Location: Sydney CBD
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Aparna Sharma
Reference: 262762

  • Location: CBD
  • Hybrid Work Model

Peoplebank have partnered with a household name Insurance business currently undergoing a massive business and technology transformation journey.

We are currently looking for a Senior Cyber Security Consultant (SOC) to join its cyber security team on a permanent basis.

As a Cyber Security consultant, you will be providing expert security advice, conducting comprehensive security risk assessments, and engaging in proactive threat hunting. The candidate will also be responsible for addressing security issues and implementing security controls. This will involve daily monitoring and analysis of threats targeting the organisation's systems. The ideal candidate will have experience with Sentinel.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Monitor and analyse data from various security tools and systems
  • Review the security control implementation across systems
  • Coordinate with the incident response team to handle security incidents and ensure effective resolution.
  • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments to identify potential security weaknesses and recommend remediation strategies.
  • Assist in day-to-day threat mitigations against discovered threat in the world and provide risk and impact assessment against systems and services.
  • Maintain detailed documentation of all detected and mitigated threats
  • Analyse security logs to identify the potential security risks and provide pragmatic risk remediation recommendations.
  • Develop comprehensive automated monitoring and alerting capabilities

What we're looking for

  • 6 + years of experience in Blue Teaming, Digital Forensics, Threat Hunting, Vulnerability management and incident response.
  • Proven experience as a SOC Operator
  • Strong knowledge of incident response and vulnerability management
  • Strong understanding of security controls and frameworks
  • Technical understanding on Microsoft security solutions (SIEM, Defender, Azure), AWS, Vulnerability and patch management (Qualys, Tenable, MS vulnerability management, Intune etc.)
  • Proven experience in Threat Intelligence (TI) analysis.
  • Strong understanding on application security, web security (Akamai) and Penetration testing.
  • Experience with Microsoft security products such as Sentinel and Microsoft defender is highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills, able to work with business and technical teams

If this sounds like a role you could be interested in, please apply and we will be in touch soon!

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Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.