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IT & Telecomms / IT Security

Contract or Temp

Position : Security Engineer

Location : Sydney

Gateway Synergy is looking for highly experienced Security Engineer contractor for a government department. An exciting opportunity is open for exciting roles at a rapidly growing 6-year project. Be part of a team that makes meaningful changes and improves Australian lives. 

This is an opportunity to relocate to Canberra to work in an exciting govt department. The role will involve being sponsored to receive TS PV 

The Role:

The role will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Develop and operate IT security systems, this may include next generation firewalls, intrusion detection, web application firewalls, content filtering, API security, DDoS protection, proxies, endpoint detection and response, network detection and response, user behaviour analytics, vulnerability scanning, secrets management, identity and access control systems, application whitelisting, device control, Public Key Infrastructure and encryption solutions 
  • Review current system security controls and implement remedial actions 
  • Develop and operate systems to monitor and analyse security logs and event information 
  • Develop and operate systems for security automation
  • Guide technical staff on implementation of security controls
  • Support, plan and conduct test and evaluation activities for deliverable systems and products.
  • As required, undertake any other tasks as requested by the Technical team

The Candidate:
Essential criteria

  • Experience with a similar role, preferably in a government department
  • Possesses an NV1 Security clearance or higher

What the role offers:

  • Up to $2000/day contracting rate for the right candidate
  • A fun, collaborative and productive team
  • Below the line role


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