Job Title: IT SECURITY ENGINEER - TECHNICAL + STRATEGY - Aussie household name!
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 292395976
Contact Name: Darren Saul
Job Published: November 26, 2019 15:16

Job Description

  • A senior security role with a strong Aussie household name
  • Strong blend of technical and strategy/compliance!
  • Very supportive, collaborative and family-style culture
  • Loads of new projects for 2020!
  • $130-150k Base + Super + Bonus 
  • Loads of other benefits including parking!
  • Melbourne
A unique opportunity for an IT Security Engineer to join this superb brand and make your mark!
The focus of this role is to provide a central point to coordinate information security activities, operate security systems and provide an escalation point for security incidents.
Working with other parts of the group and specialist partners, you will support the agreed security strategy and risk management activities including planning and implementation of policies and procedures. You will also support the group’s business objectives through information security by liaising with internal and external stakeholders and working closely with partners to operate and maintain security systems and drive initiatives consistent with company goals, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify information security initiatives that support the security strategy and business objectives
  • Implement and maintain information security management system (ISMS)
  • Develop, document, and maintain policies & procedures as part of the ISMS
  • Define requirements and implement and manage security systems including network security tools, penetration testing regime and implement and maintain SIEM tools
  • Provide regular monitoring and management reporting of risk profile, key threats and recommended actions
  • Monitor vulnerabilities across hardware and software portfolio
  • Work with other IT Operations and Application specialists to provide guidance and prioritisation of patching, upgrade or replacement of software and hardware components that present a threat to overall security
  • Provide security guidance on projects and application implementations
  • Participate in the development of strategic goals for systems and services
  • Coordinate and/or participate in security audits, reviews, testing and assessments
  • Action out-of-security-compliance notifications and coordinate remediation activities
  • Action threat detection alerts, such as suspicious activity, malware detection or suspected compromised accounts. Actions include identification and/or removal of Malware, along with service request creation & user notification/education 
  • Alignment of security initiatives and operations with security strategy and business objectives
  • Consistent and accurate handling of security incidents, including follow up review with relevant parties 
  • Continuous improvement of security strategy, processes and behaviour to reduce security breaches
Key Requirements:
  • Strong technical competency with the following - O365, Windows 10, Sharepoint, AWS/Azure, Palo Alto, Fortigate, Cisco, Aruba   
  • Experience and preferable certification with ISO 27001
  • Experience with security frameworks
  • Broad exposure to enterprise IT systems
  • Knowledge and experience with PCI compliance
  • Knowledge and experience with data privacy and security legislation - including Privacy Act and GDPR
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Willingness to learn
  • Very strong interpersonal and communication skills - written and verbal
  • A friendly, positive and customer-driven attitude
  • Team player - ready to contribute whatever it takes or play any role on a team to get the job done
  • Enjoys a fast paced environment and is comfortable with change

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