Cyber Security Endpoint Engineer

Canberra, Australia

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Company Description

At Leidos, we do work that really matters inspired by our mission to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering, and science. With 25 years of local experience, our 2000 team members, work together to solve Australia’s toughest challenges in government, defence, intelligence and border protection. We’re robust and ambitious, and we empower our people to do their best work. You’ll feel inspired by what you can achieve and will be supported by an inclusive and flexible culture that genuinely cares for your wellbeing. Together, we can be the difference.

We've got so much to offer at Leidos, here are a just a few of the Benefits we provide our team:

  • Flexible work from home opportunities to support work life balance enabling you to feel supported and achieve balance.
  • 12 Extra Days Leave: Life Days are the Leidos way of recognising that we all need some extra time out to take care of life. By working slightly more than the minimum weekly hours (2 hours per week for full timers) you can accrue up to an extra 12 days of leave per year.
  • Professional development and support to set you up for success and assist you in achieving your career aspirations. 
  • Leidos Life Hub provides access to discount offers or cashback rewards with over 400 Australian and International retailers.

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for a Cyber Security Endpoint Engineer to join our supportive and motivated team responsible for maintaining the ongoing reliability, performance and support of global platforms for a key government client.

This is a technical infrastructure role that will see you utilise your broad skills and experience to install, maintain and continuously improve Cyber Security Infrastructure services. Your responsibilities will include;

  • Identify, plan, and implement regular and proactive maintenance and performance improvements to the Cyber Security infrastructure to ensure it remains fit for purpose.
  • Contribute to technology strategies and product selections, ensuring adherence to the change process, to update cyber security technologies.
  • Maintain endpoint security solutions on workstations, VDIs and servers, in collaboration with existing application and SOE deployment team members.
  • Completion of standard requests for policy updates across Application whitelisting, Enterprise Endpoint Security, Device Control, and related products.


About You and What You'll Bring

Coupled with your education and/or practical experience you will be customer-focused with strong communication and problem solving skills and are motivated to learn new technologies and go the extra mile to ensure customer needs are met.  In addition, you will have the following skills and knowledge;

  • Demonstrated technical experience in an infrastructure engineering role, including infrastructure support and change delivery,
  • Strong working knowledge of Cyber Security Infrastructure technologies, trends and best practices i.e. Active Directory, Windows Workstation and Server, Virtual Infrastructure, Linux, Operational tooling, Cloud services, etc.,
  • Hands-on Trellix Suite experience, including ePolicy Orchestrator, ENS, AV, and Application Control,
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Endpoint Security in cloud architecture,
  • Experience with Waterfall/Agile methodologies and Microsoft TFS
  • Understanding of IP networking and security principals, including the nature of common protocols and products (e.g., HTTP, SSH),

This role does require the successful applicant to be an Australian Citizens and hold and maintain a Baseline Australian Government Security Clearance.

Additional Information

What You'll Love

We’re a certified Family Friendly Workplace. We respect the caring responsibilities and needs of our people who needs to care for loved ones; it’s a mindset – not a policy. When you grow, we grow. Be it through our exciting pipeline line of projects or by partnering with a People Leader who will guide, mentor and support you

We’ve been keeping Australia safer, healthier and more efficient for 25 years, here’s just three ways how:

  • We work with the Australian Department of Defence to design and operate the cyber security tools used across the Army, Navy and Air force.
  • We are helping the ATO across their transformational roadmap of activities to uplift the end user environment.
  • We deliver software development and operational support through to the integration of underwater autonomous vehicles and survey ships to meet mission objectives.

Applicants may also need to meet International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) requirements. In certain circumstances this can place limitations on persons who hold dual nationality, permanent residency or are former nationals of certain countries as per ITAR 126.1.

At Leidos, we embrace diversity and are committed to creating a truly inclusive workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, veterans, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities and age groups.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our InfoSec / Cybersecurity Salary Index 💰

Tags: Active Directory Agile Clearance Cloud Endpoint security Linux Security Clearance SSH Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Flex vacation

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: Australia
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