Senior Cyber Security Integration Engineer


Location: Melbourne, Australia

About Thales

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

About Thales

Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities. 

Our Opportunity

Working on our OneSky Project, the Cyber Security Integration Engineer will focus on the cyber security integration of subsystems, as well as the testing and compliance for safety critical CMATS solution. You will also provide expert guidance/assistance as required to other technical teams in regard to cyber security and integration matters.

Responsibilities

  • Deployment and configuration of the Cyber Security Components and Technologies (Firewalls, IDS, Access Control, Endpoint Protection, Security Event log)
  • Development and execution of the System Integration Test procedures related to security fields
  • Analyse and provide test integration reports
  • Ensure the Security subsystems, platforms and applications updated and patched in line with industry best practices
  • Contribute to the development and achievement of IVVA goals, objectives and key results by participating in regular department meetings

About You

You hold the following skills and attributes:

  • Degree qualification in Engineering (Computer and Networking), IT Systems Engineering, Information Security or related equivalent experience
  • Extensive experience working in a similar role working on large, real time software-based systems
  • Experience using and configuring security tools such as Netsparker and Nessus and security protocols such as LDAP, Kerberos, TACACS+
  • Experience in Integration and/or Testing of cyber security requirements at the hardware, Software and systems level
  • Demonstrated ability to work in an integrated team environment

Special Requirements

The position is dependent on the candidate eligibility to obtain a Defence Security Clearance.

The suitable candidate needs to be ITARS cleared; therefore, Thales needs to know if you hold any passport other than Australian, or have dual citizenship. 

You will also need to successfully clear a pre-employment medical and police check.

Culture & Benefits at Thales

Thales can offer you a variety of interesting and challenging work. We support our employees to develop professionally and succeed. We are a growing global organisation so hiring from within is our first priority, ensuring all our employees are given every opportunity to develop and build their career.   We offer a variety of initiatives that support your wellbeing such as flexible work practices, salary sacrifice, novated leasing and purchased leave.

Thales is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where the very best talent in Australia chooses to work, we encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 65,000 employees in 56 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!