EOI- Cyber Security Specialist

Location: State of New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH244870_1603321832

Ambition are searching for some experienced Cyber Security Specialists for some upcoming roles with our well-known Sydney clients. Successful candidates will have a strong technical background as well as a strong understanding of the cyber security industry, legislations & best practices. Please note that this is an expression of interest.



Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting & informing Information Security Policies
  • Administration, support & incident response of key security technology platforms
  • Work with your peers in Cyber Security Operations to identify and flag anomalies at a security platform level
  • Cloud Architecture Design
  • Identify security threats or vulnerabilities and work to implement proactive fixes and improve processes
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Regularly researching, exchanging, and interpreting information, logs and evidence with your security peers
  • Informing & improving team/departmental security playbooks and processes
  • Scripting to automate security processes
  • Vulnerability Management
  • Role based access controls & penetration testing
  • Security Auditing & Strategy

Knowledge and experience:

  • 2-3 Years' experience in Cyber Security or a similar role
  • Tertiary qualifications in Information Security or Computer Science
  • Technical knowledge of TCP/IP, NGFW, Antimalware, Enterprise WAF
  • Knowledge & Experience of ISO27001 frameworks
  • Knowledge & Experience of Cloud architecture security design
  • Knowledge & Experience of Microsoft OS, Windows 7-10, Exchange, O365, Skype, Teams, Python, Linux, C/C++






Skills and competencies:

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills with a passion for Cyber Security
  • Excellent analytical & problem-solving skills
  • Good attention to detail, conceptual thinker
  • Excellent organisational, time management and prioritisation skills
  • Flexible/adaptable- quickly understand & utilise new processes & systems
  • Tenacity/resilience- ability to remain calm in high pressure situations
  • Collaborative team player- ability to work independently & with the team to achieve goals & assigned tasks.