Cyber Security Analyst

Alcoa Australia

Location: Booragoon

Job Type: Full time


Shape Your World

At Alcoa, you will become an essential part of our purpose: to turn raw potential into real progress. The way we see it, every Alcoan is a work-shaper, team-shaper, idea-shaper, world-shaper.

This is your opportunity to help share the future of sustainability with world-changing innovations and low-carbon technologies. Become a valued part of the team that’s shaping the future of aluminium, revolutionising the way the world lives, builds, moves and flies. Be part of it and shape your world.

About the role:

Do you have a security mindset complimented with a background in Information Technology and on the lookout for your next career adventure where your technical expertise will be highly valued?

We are on the search for a suitably qualified Cyber Security Analyst to join our growing Information Technology & Automation Solutions (ITAS) Security & Privacy team! In this role, you will be primarily based at our HQ in Booragoon with the flexibility to work remotely where some occasional night calls may be required as you collaborate with the wider ITAS team globally.

Reporting to our Manager, ITAS Security & Privacy you will have global accountabilities for all of Alcoa’s locations cyber security program, ensuring protection of data and assets, completing intelligence and threat analysis, risk and incident management, investigations along with compliance coordination.

Additionally, a day in the life of this role may include:

  • Performing incident response activities, including incident identification, assessment, and response.

  • Conducting malware analysis and event correlation using the company’s Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) to assist in forensic analysis and cyber event response.

  • Effectively documenting results of cyber threat analysis and subsequent remediation and recovery.

  • Supporting the ongoing maintenance of the cyber kill chain for the company, focusing on phases of cyber-attack and remediation/mitigation for each phase.

  • Providing security awareness, communication, and education to the Alcoa’s locations and employees.

What’s on offer:

  • Career development opportunities to pursue your passion.

  • An attractive remuneration package that recognises the skills and experience you will bring to the team.

  • A yearly performance bonus (variable) to reward your contributions.

  • Enjoy a monthly leisure day to do more of the things you love.

  • 16 weeks paid primary parental leave and 3 weeks for secondary carer.

  • Make a difference in our local communities with paid employee volunteering hours.

  • Social and diversity focused engagement opportunities.

What you can bring to the role:

To play a part in our ongoing success we are seeking someone with:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Information / Cyber Security, Computer Forensics, Computer Science, or related field.

  • Experienced in Cyber Security / Incident Response within a similar capacity.

  • Exposure to cyber security risk and mitigation strategies, programs, and operations.

  • An ability to make prompt decisions within tight timeframes and escalate issues accordingly.

  • Solid understanding of security architectures and technologies.

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.

Applications close
Friday, 6 October 2023



About the Location

As an Alcoan you are part of a global team committed to advancing sustainability and delivering excellence and innovation. We invented the industry and today we are redefining what it means to be a sustainable aluminium company from mines to metal. Join in and become an essential part of our purpose: to turn raw potential into real progress. We believe in inclusion, diversity and enabling all employees to grow and develop their careers with us, where they can pursue their passions. The power is in your hands to shape the things that matter to us all.

We are values led, vision driven and united by our purpose of transforming raw potential into real progress.  Our commitments to Inclusion, Diversity & Equity include providing trusting workplaces that are safe, respectful and inclusive of all individuals, free from discrimination, bullying and harassment and that our workplaces reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.   

This is a place where you are empowered to do your best work, be your authentic self, and feel a true sense of belonging. Come join us and shape your career! 

Your work. Your world. Shape them for the better.

You’ve got this!