SOC Analyst


Role: SOC Analyst

Location: Sydney

Thanks for checking out our job opening; we are excited that you are interested in learning more about NCC Group.

Take a look at our website here to learn more about why we’re one of the leading global Cyber Security and Risk Mitigation businesses… https://www.nccgroup.com/au/our-services/cyber-security/

The Opportunity

NCC Group provide a range of managed and hosted services delivered from our UK and Sydney based

Security Operations Centres, which operates 24/7, 365 days a year. Our team of security experts are available 24/7, dealing daily with millions of log events per day and providing support for thousands of network devices. This position is currently only during business days from 08:30 - 17:00 AEST

The Challenge

  • Monitor global IDS, Network Intruder, Firewall, DDoS detection and mitigation, availability and SIEM/EDR platforms looking for potential threats, vulnerabilities and indicators of compromise.
  • Provide incident remediation and prevention documentation and recommendations to customers based on defined procedures and analyst experience.
  • Initiate escalation procedure to counteract potential threats, vulnerabilities and threat actors.
  • Assisting Senior Cyber Security Analysts on Threat Hunting engagements.
  • Writing technical reports, escalation reports and case studies
  • Provide customer service that exceeds our customers’ expectations at all times.

Essential Skills/Certifications:

  • Pre-existing, in-depth knowledge of IT network routing, switching and protocols.
  • Pre-existing, in-depth knowledge of Windows and Linux based operating systems.
  • Ability to stay calm in highly sensitive and high-pressure incidents.

The following certifications are desirable, but not a requirement. Successful candidates that do not possess these certifications may be tasked with working towards them at the beginning of their employment:

  • CREST CPSA / CRIA / CMRE / CNIA / CHIA
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • Degree in related field
  • Microsoft, Splunk or Carbon Black certifications

What is in it for you? NCC offers many benefits not limited to:

  • Opportunity to be a part of an exciting global security company
  • Opportunities for you to accelerate your career
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • Flexibility - Working from home
  • Friendly, inclusive environment
  • 5 days extra leave
  • Casual dress code
  • Great CBD location

Life @ NCC

What matters to you when you are looking for your next career move? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion?

Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? If so, then NCC could be your next career challenge.

If we have just described you, get excited! You may have just secured yourself an invitation to work within a highly certified, high calibre Cyber Security Team who will welcome your proven record of testing complex systems and critical infrastructure environments.