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Security Analyst

Job Title: Security Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $130,000 to $140,000
Reference: 2755133
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Job Published: July 27, 2018 14:31

Job Description

Security Analyst

Top international banking firm seek IT Security Officer for the evaluation and improvement of Security controls, technology and process's across APAC

  • Newly created role supporting Chief Security Officer
  • Automation, Active Directory, Enterprise Windows OS, VB script, Qualys, SQL, WIN
  • Operational network security

Full Job Description

To continuously improve the security of IT by using industry best practices such as security and control frameworks:
Knowing what needs to be secured and assessing the effectiveness & efficiency of the current preventive security controls.
Implementation of preventive controls, where the minimum control level is defined by corporate policies, procedures and baselines the detection of security events as soon as possible after the events took place.
Responding quickly and adequately to security events.
Recovering from a security incident in a controlled and predictable way

The role

  • Develop a security program and security projects that address identified risks and business security requirements. Manage the process of gathering, analysing and assessing the current and future threat landscape, as well as providing the CISO with a realistic overview of risks and threats in the enterprise environment.
  • Security Liaison
  • Assist resource owners and IT staff in understanding and responding to security audit failures reported by auditors.
  • Provide security communication, awareness and training for audiences, which may range from senior leaders to field staff.
  • Manage security issues and incidents, and participate in problem and change management forums.
  • Consult with IT and security staff to ensure that security is factored into the evaluation, selection, installation and configuration of hardware, applications and software.
  • Ensure the implementation of technical controls to support and enforce defined security policies.
  • Research, evaluate, design, test, recommend or plan the implementation of new or updated information security hardware or software, and analyse its impact on the existing environment; provide technical and managerial expertise for the administration of security tools.
  • Operational Support
  • Manage and coordinate operational components of incident management, including detection (monitoring), response and reporting.
  • Manage the day-to-day activities of threat and vulnerability management, identify risk tolerances, recommend treatment plans and communicate information about residual risk.
  • Manage security projects and provide expert guidance on security matters for other IT projects.
  • Conduct assessments to evidence the effectiveness of IT security controls that are implemented on/in processes, procedures, software and hardware.

Your experience
  • Automation tools
  • LAN/WAN, data processing and programming concepts.
  • Active Directory, Enterprise Windows OS, VB script, Qualys, SQL, WINS, DNS, DHCP, IDS/IPS, etc.
  • TCP/IP, VPN, wireless networking, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage with, lead and influence key stakeholders at all levels

If you are interested please apply