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IT & Telecomms / IT Security

Contract or Temp

Position : Cyber Security Engineer

Location : ACT

The Role
Outstanding opportunity for a driven professional to join a government department in an IT capacity. A passionate, driven professional with a positive attitude and a strong desire to succeed. The department is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Engineer to assist with the following deliverables:

  • Develop and maintain of SIEM alerts and dashboards to aid with threat detection.
  • Work with Security Analysts to understand, develop and maintain automatic detection and response capabilities using available SOAR capabilities.
  • Utilise available threat intelligence to enrich alerts.
  • Develop and maintain team SOPs and playbooks for SIEM management and configuration, including, alert exclusions and alert tuning.
  • Assist with the upkeep of the SecOps environment where needed.

The candidate requirements
Essential criteria:

  • Demonstrated experience managing/maintaining logging and SIEM technologies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cyber security principles and processes in a defensive context
  • Demonstrated ability to develop alerting rules and dashboards to assist with threat detection and incident response.
  • Ability to learn and understand how the operating environment functions normally and effectively identify anomalies when they occur
  • Demonstrated experience with development practices and DevOps pipelines.

Desirable criteria:

  • Experience with Azure Sentinel, Kusto Query Language (KQL) and Azure logging mechanisms
  • Experience with Microsoft’s suite of security tools, including Azure Security Centre, Microsoft 365, and Microsoft ‘Defender for’ tools (Endpoint, Identity, etc.)
  • Experience managing a Windows environment, including patching, Active Directory and Group Policy management.
  • Experience utilising threat intelligence services and tools such as MISP to enrich data and alerts that originate from SIEM and logging tools such as Syslog-ng.


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