IT Security Engineer

Location: Adelaide CBD
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Karina Park
Reference: 261769

The ideal Cyber Security Engineer will have experience with cloud technologies, particularly Azure and O365, however general knowledge of cloud technologies and security controls will be considered favourably.

You will also possess a strong background in configuring cloud components to align with recognised security baselines. As a Security Engineer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the security of internal programs, working closely with cross-functional teams to implement and maintain secure configurations.

Specific responsibilities include:

* Work closely with internal stakeholders to understand program requirements and security needs.

* Design and configure cloud components on-premise and in Azure and O365 to align with recognised security baselines and best practices.

* Implement and maintain security controls to protect internal programs from cyber threats.

* Conduct security assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities and recommend remediation actions.

* Monitor security logs and alerts to detect and respond to security incidents in a timely manner.

* Collaborate with other security team members to develop and implement security policies and procedures.

* Provide security guidance and support to development teams to ensure the secure design and implementation of internal programs.

* Stay up-to-date with the latest security trends and technologies, recommending new approaches to enhance security posture.

* Document security configurations, processes, and procedures, ensuring they are well-documented and easily accessible to relevant stakeholders.

Skills and experience required:

These are hands-on roles and successful candidate will be comfortable in designing, configuring and operating technical security capabilities.

* Minimum of 3 years experience in Security Engineering, with a focus on cloud technologies.

* Experience configuring cloud components in Azure and O365 to align with recognized security baselines.

* Strong understanding of security frameworks and standards, such as NIST, ISO, CIS, SACSF, ISM.

* Excellence in technical concepts with demonstrated commitment to expanding knowledge.

* Experience with security assessment tools and techniques.

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate security-related concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and mitigate security risks effectively.

* Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

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.