Junior Cyber Security Analyst

Location Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Discipline Cyber Security, Governance, Risk & Compliance
Job reference 109755
Salary Negotiable

Junior Cyber Security Analyst - Newcastle based role

Client - Global IT Business
Long term Contract Role

We're looking for progressive minds who are driven and forward-thinking, who are open to different ideas and cultures, who can connect with customers and colleagues and who'll work with courageous integrity every day.

Please Note - Client is happy to consider candidates based in Sydney who are happy to relocate to NewCastle region.

Ideal candidate will be responsible for -

  • Detect Information Security incidents in real time through centralized monitoring
  • Analyze Information security events from multiple sources, including SIEM, IPS/IDS, firewalls, etc. and identify the cause of incidents
  • Respond to Information Security incidents by applying containment and eradication strategies
  • Supervise incident response actions owned by internal and external teams

Skills I'm after -

  • 1+ year of experience in a similar position (Information Security operations / Incident Response) - Hands on experience in detecting, responding to, containing and remediating live security incidents is essential
  • Demonstrated understanding of large enterprise computing environments, applications, and TCP/IP networks and protocols
  • Knowledge of operating systems including Windows, Linux and macOS
  • Experience with phishing, malware and dynamic analysis
  • Proficient understanding of Information Security risks, threats, best practices and prevention measures

Preferred qualifications - Good to have any of the below

Industry recognized certifications such as:

    • SANS/GIAC certifications (GCFA, GCIH, GCIA, GNFA, GREM, etc.)
    • Offensive Security certifications (OSCP, OSCE, etc.)
    • CompTIA certifications (CySA+, Security+, CASP+, etc.)
    • CERT certifications (CSIH - Computer Security Incident Handler, etc.)
    • ISC2 certifications (e.g. CISSP)

If this is of interest, please respond to this advert supplying a CV in word format. For questions - contact - Jyoti Dua

Jyoti Dua
Information Technology
Key Account Consultant
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+ 61 2 9263 8644

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