Technical Security Analyst, Level 1, SOC Analyst, SIEM

* Level 1 Security Analyst
* Sydney
* Attractive Salary, Training & Culture
* Must be an Australian Citizen

This is to join a leading firm who are at the forefront of tech whom Harvey Nash works with exclusively is hiring for a Level 1, technical Security Analyst, working with SIEM technologies.

The engine of their business is their passion for people and service & helping clients achieve more through IT transformation.

They utilise all the latest technologies & have recently added a specialised security division to their portfolio in response to the rising threat of cyber crime who are CREST certified to the highest level..

The technology division has grown rapidly, they've implemented DevOps, Implemented Agile and hired a 50/50 ratio of men to women. The new CTO is great at scaling business, he has 1st class values and he is a fun guy!

Your role will be to act as a a high level security analyst, providing Level 1 within the SOC. Responsibilities involve incident logging and ownership, creating correlation rules on managed SIEM clients, managing escalations, Incident investigations and ensuring that Service Level Agreements response and resolution targets are met.

This is a very hands on role and would be perfect for someone who has the appetite quickly further their career, learn and work for an award winning business who invest in their staff- Requirements
  1. Understanding Network Concepts is ideal but not essential -  ie knowledge of TCP/IP stack and Networking Stack (understand the model and concepts of communication, IP, routing etc)
  2. To have 12 months hands-on Security knowledge of Windows / Linux & Unix platforms
  3. SIEM – essential to have worked in a SIEM within the last 12 months. Ideally with more than one technology,  (e.g. AlienVault, ArcSight, Exabeam, IBM QRadar, LogRhythm, McAfee ESM, Rapid7 IDR, Splunk)
  4. To have experience in troubleshooting firewall technologies (Checkpoint, Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto) is ideal. not essential.
  5. SOC – must have worked in a SOC environment in the last 12 months
  6. Security certifications would be an advantage or at least a desire to get certified: CISSP, CEH, OSCP, GCIH or equivalent advantageous  
Check List before you apply (all should be yes!)
  • Are you currently working in a hands on security analyst role, Level 1?
  • Have you got at least 12 months security experience
  • Are you familiar with dealing alerts? 
  • Have you compiled reports around systems 
  • Are you familiar with dashboards of systems? 
  • Are you familiar with instigating a response procedure? 

If you want to work with cutting-edge technologies, working in a role and environment with considerable room for development within this role as training will be provided across a broad range of security technologies and industry certifications, then please send your CV immediately to **************

They have one the largest teams in the country of Consultants (Penetration Testers) all certified at OSCP level, some of them also have OSCE and Crest certifications and one has the highest level of OSEE

The business is well known for their pro-active & creative culture and commitment to employee engagement and career / skills development, with career advancement as an option for those who are keen! 

Additional information
  • To have worked in a SIEM within the last 1 - 2 years
  • Must have worked in a SOC environment in the last 1 year