Cybersecurity DevOps Engineer

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Full Time Clearance required
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Our purpose

Here at Datacom we connect people and technology in order to solve challenges, create opportunities and discover new possibilities for the communities we live in.

Our team

We help our clients navigate and take control of digital disruption for their businesses and customers. Our Cybersecurity Defence Operations team employ thought leaders who understand the business, technology and threat landscape and can apply their knowledge, creativity and expertise to provide and deliver strategies and solutions to help to take organisations and communities to a better and safer place. This is an exciting time of growth, and our driven team need to grow to meet the increased demand and activity.

About the Role

The Cybersecurity Engineer will be a member of our Australian/New Zealand Cybersecurity Defence Operations Centre team. You will primarily be responsible for security platforms and team infrastructure related activities in all environments.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the Cybersecurity sector and is looking to build a career in this space. You will have at least 3-5 years' experience in an IT technical support related role with a solid understanding of networks, firewalls, proxies, SIEM platforms, Endpoint controls, DLP concepts and technologies. Exposure to Security Orchestration and Automation are highly regarded.

It is vital you have a solid understanding of ITIL and experience troubleshooting and resolving application and network problems.

What you'll do

The core objectives and responsibilities of a Platforms and Operations Cybersecurity Engineer includes the responsibility for maintaining a system or specific components of a system.

This includes:

  • Configuring and updating hardware and software
  • Establishing and managing user accounts
  • Overseeing or conducting backup and recovery tasks
  • Implementing operational and technical security controls
  • Adhering to organisational security policies and procedures.

What you'll bring

  • Ability and willingness to self-managing and be proactive
  • Advanced understanding of tools, techniques and procedures that modern attackers use to compromise organizations
  • A customer centric approach ensuring consistency in delivery of service
  • Knowledge of networks, firewalls, proxies' concepts and technologies
  • Knowledge of operating system command-line tools.
  • Knowledge of system/server diagnostic tools and fault identification techniques.
  • Knowledge of systems engineering theories, concepts, and methods.
  • Knowledge of organizational information technology (IT) user security policies (e.g., account creation, password rules, access control).
  • Knowledge of systems administration concepts.
  • Thorough knowledge and in-depth skills of SIEM platforms are highly desirable and preferable.
  • Knowledge of implementation and continuous improvement of effective security controls
  • Ability to provide assistance with infrastructure design to ensure all security requirements are met
  • Ability and expertise to ensure that correct and comprehensive functioning of all security platforms and technologies
  • Experience of working with vendors to ensure security solutions & platforms are updated and patched in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of measures or indicators of system performance and availability.

Due to the Nature of the Clients you will be working with you will need to be an AU Citizen and have the ability to pass additional security clearances. We do however consider work visas for other opportunities across Datacom so please keep an eye on our careers page for any roles of interest.

What's on Offer?

You'll have plenty of real opportunities to widen your professional skills and develop our greater business acumen. We pride ourselves on providing our staff numerous career opportunities during their time with us; our adaptability relies on this.

The Nitty Gritty

We have over 6,500 people across our global offices, and generate an annual revenue of over $1.4 billion, this makes us one of Australasia's largest professional IT services companies. We have extensive expertise in operating data centres, providing IT services, software engineering and application management, as well as payroll and customer service design and operations. With this comes a long list of significant clients Datacom is committed to hiring, developing and promoting the best talent from a diverse range of backgrounds. We are local at heart, yet world-class in capability.

Job tags: Automation DevOps SIEM
Job perks/benefits: Flex vacation
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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