Security Specialist

An excellent opportunity has opened for an experienced Cyber Security Specialist/Engineer to join a large NSW Government Agency.

  • Daily rate up to $900 per day including super
  • Contract initially until 30/06/21 potential to be extended
  • NSW Government large agency
  • Asap start
  • Based in West Sydney 


The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in dealing with and responding to cyber security-related queries and/or incidents
  • Experience with day to day Windows server management
  • Proactively identify, diagnose and resolve security related issues
  • Scripting and Automation, preferably using PowerShell especially in the investigating and reporting of ICT logs
  • Deep understanding of core security systems such as Firewalls, core switches, Email security appliances, AV products etc.
  • Experience in Splunk is a bonus
  • Experience in supporting projects in technical capacity in improving security maturity level of an organisation is preferable, but not essential
  • Demonstrated experience in multidisciplinary System Administration tasks, including Windows and Linux Servers, Routers, Switches, Firewalls
  • In-depth understanding of ICT Security, specifically Vulnerability Management of ICT systems
  • Understanding of NSW Cyber security policies & procedures
  • Clear understanding of ACSC essential eight security components and performing tasks such as reporting on IOCs
  • Understanding of change management methodologies to apply changes to mission critical production environment.
  • Public sector experience highly desirable.


If interested and you meet the essential criteria please apply via the link today.

Claire  Sheerin does  Public Sector  IT Categories

Claire does...

Public Sector IT Categories

claires@therecruitmentcompany.com
02 8346 6702