Principal Security Engineer

Artarmon, New South Wales, Australia

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The Missing Link has been operating in Australia for over 26 years, helping businesses achieve their goals through IT transformation with our core offerings; IT & Cloud, Cyber Security and Automation.

Today, The Missing Link is one of the most awarded IT companies in Australia – recognised mainly for our people and processes. With over 180+ staff and 25+ different countries represented in our business, we’ve cultivated a respectful and positive workplace where everyone feels valued, respected and empowered. We pride ourselves on our training and development that ensures our staff can grow their careers alongside our growing business.

Our people are our difference, and we are always looking for amazing talent to join our team. If you’re looking for a highly successful, inclusive and fast-growing workplace, we’d like to talk to you.

About this Role:

We are looking for an experienced and talented Principal Security Engineer, reporting to Head of Security Solutions, to join The Missing Link Security Engineering Team. The Principal Security Engineer will have vast knowledge within the IT Security industry which includes at least five years hands-on experience as well as knowledge of a range of security products, technologies, and solution offerings. Ideally you will have in depth networking security experience who has a strong security background and is passionate to join our security team taking part and leading security engineering projects.

The successful candidate can be based out of our Sydney or Melbourne office.


  • Lead the Security Engineering Team
  • Ongoing certification training and renewal as required by the business
  • 3 or more years of experience with NGFWs (e.g., Fortinet, Palo Alto, Checkpoint etc)
  • Experience with SIEM and VM platforms such as Rapid7, Tenable, Splunk & Exabeam
  • Strong debugging, analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • 2 or more years of experience with FWs (e.g., Fortinet, Palo Alto, Checkpoint etc)
  • Experience with Network Security stack such as WAF, Sandbox, TAP, SD-WAN solutions
  • Experience with Zscaler or Bluecoat or similar Web-proxy solution
  • Experience with CASB solutions such as Netskope
  • Strong debugging, analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Fortinet NSE4, CCNP Sec, Palo Alto PCNSE, Check Point CCSE or equivalent
  • Defence Force experience is desirable


Great company culture is very important to The Missing Link. Keeping everyone happy is one of our top priorities.

Here are some of the best bits about working at The Missing Link:

  • Hybrid / flexible working arrangements
  • Supportive and collaborative environment
  • Training / mentoring programs
  • Regular fun social events
  • Free breakfast, drinks and monthly lunches
  • Great bonus structure

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

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Tags: Automation CASB CCNP Cloud Exabeam Network security SIEM Splunk

Perks/benefits: Flex hours Team events

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: Australia

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