Cyber Threat Detection SIEM Specialist

Job details

08 July 2024
Weekly pay + WFH
Job type
Security + Cyber Security

Job description

Our Federal Government client is seeking an experienced Cyber Threat Detection SIEM Specalist to join their Canberra team. This is a 12 month contract with 2x12 months extension option. The role is open for Australian citizens holding an NV1 Security Clearance.

  • 12 months with 2x12 month extension option.
  • NV1 Security clearance is mandatory for this role.
  • Canberra based candidates.
  • Paxus pays weekly.

As the CTD SIEM Specialist you will lead a multi-disciplinary team to develop and implement detection methods to identify, monitor, respond, protect against malicious cyber events targeting the agency and shared service agency networks.

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Provide technical or strategic advice on complex issues related to detection technologies. Coordinate the accurate and appropriate referral and subsequent tuning of detection use cases.
  • Review and contribute to process documentation including providing input into the development of processes and ensuring documentation created by the shift aligns with outcomes and goals of the process.
  • Provide timely, relevant and accurate information to the Director Cyber Threat Detection where business impacts of events and decisions are sensitive, including but not limited to:
  • Wide ranging impacts. Events affecting senior executives or other agencies.
  • Confidentiality, integrity and availability are impacted.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to Cyber Security Operations staff while overseeing Cyber Threat Detection roles.
  • Prioritise tasks and duties in accordance with direction from Cyber Security Divisional teams considering risk, urgency and impact using independent judgement.
  • Provide expert advice and assistance to team members performing technical work.

To be considered for this role you must have:

  • Proficiency in managing SIEM platforms - QRadar, Splunk and Elastic.
  • Knowledge of network architecture concepts including topology, protocols, components, and principles.
  • Experience in developing SIEM use cases and/or rules.
  • Experience in SIEM administration.
  • Understanding of the requirements of network security monitoring.
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.

When inquiring about this role, please quote job number #266291

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Irina Alrogi on +61 (0)2 6151 9203 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, including the application form in an alternate format, please contact me on the above contact details.