Threat response specialist

Line of Service
Internal Firm Services


Cybersecurity & Privacy

Management Level

Job Description & Summary

 With PwC, you'll ignite a meaningful career while being supported by a flexible working culture, innovative learning and development opportunities and progressive policies and benefits, such as 18 weeks paid parental leave for mums, dads and foster carers (no minimum service!)

What will you create?  

You'll help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From digitising healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting our start-up industry, together we build trust in society and solve important problems.

Business Support & Firm Operations bring this to life by providing meaningful information and data to the business, while managing important supplier relationships and educating all staff on the effective use of technology and internal systems.

As a Threat Response Specialist in our Global NIS team your impact will be seen by: 

  • Leading and coordinating cyber incident response activities, involving multiple teams in support of local, regional and global threat management operations
  • Providing expert technical analysis, remediation and reporting for cyber incidents
  • Developing and sharing innovative tradecraft to improve the effectiveness of detection and response capabilities
  • Partnering with local, regional and global stakeholders to prepare for, and respond to, cyber incidents
  • Contributing to threat management operations through support for security investigations and/or vulnerability analysis and management
About you

You have a solid background in cyber security incident response, forensic analysis and understand the tools, techniques and procedures cyber adversary's use to exploit their victims. You are capable of applying your high level technical, coordination and communication skills to identify, analyse, prioritise and remediate cyber incidents, as well as being adaptable within a dynamic environment to actively defend the network. 

You're passionate about the cyber security mission and take pride in contributing to a great team, whose performance is critical to the success of the business. 

You're collaborative and enjoy working in an innovative environment. You're a problem solver by nature and want to join a firm that values the kind of people who reimagine the possible for their clients and stakeholders. Most importantly, you act with integrity and show care for the people you work with.

Life at PwC  

Our culture and benefits are something we're proud of, and also the reason we've been named LinkedIn's #1 Australian workplace. With PwC, you'll belong to an inclusive community where differences are both embraced and the underlying driver in everything we create together. 

We empower you with the technology, coaching, flexibility and trust needed to make a meaningful difference, while supporting you in bringing your whole self to work each day. We're committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce because we know it's only by working together that we can realise the potential of our people, clients and society around us.

We're living this commitment through initiatives including our Reconciliation Action Plan to increase Indigenous employment and employee-led diversity networks promoting cultural, disability, LGBTI and gender equality. At our core we're a people business, which means you'll be supported not just in your professional development but your personal growth as well. 

Zach Zervos is the Recruitment Manager for the role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.


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Travel Requirements
Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

Job Posting End Date



Posted: 24 November 2019

Location:  Campbelltown, NSW