Cyber Security Engineer

21 March 2024
Adelaide CBD
Job type
IT General

Job description

We are seeking a talented and experienced Cyber Security Engineer to join our client in State Government sector.

This is initially 6-month contract with a view of an extension.

You will have the chance to make a profound impact on the resilience and defense of our State Government digital landscape by ensuring that the systems and data are impenetrable.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in Windows Defender, M365 security suite, a solid understanding of the Essential 8 controls framework, and the ability to configure endpoints and servers to enhance the cyber security posture.

Other responsibilities:

  • Conduct security assessments and vulnerability scans to identify potential weaknesses.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the organisation's security policies and procedures are followed.
  • Stay updated on the latest cyber security threats and industry best practices to proactively address emerging risks.
  • Assist in incident response and provide guidance on remediation strategies.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Proven experience as a Cyber Security Analyst, with a focus on Windows Defender, M365 security suite, and endpoint/server configuration.
  • Strong understanding of the Essential 8 controls framework and its application in a corporate environment.

If this sounds your kind of role, apply now!!

This is hybrid role - no remote work options are available.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Saumya Sharma on 08 74220617 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.