Senior Consultant - Security Operations Centre


Location: Canberra

Job Type: Full time


At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Could the skills you build here unlock doors anywhere?

At EY we believe that whoever you are, your uniqueness helps us stand apart.

We bring together extraordinary people, like you, to build a better working world.

What’s in it for you?

Based in Canberra, you’ll work with a valued based team of amazing Technologists who are always growing, learning, and adapting, in and out of the office. We’re looking to recruit a Security operational professional at the Senior Consultant level.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Monitor and respond to security alarms\alerts\incidents
  • Escalate to Senior Security Analysts, SOC Engineering, and/or customers
  • Manage tickets/ ticketing systems as per the SOC Manual
  • Manage service delivery as per SLA’s
  • Follow ITIL practices regarding service request, incident, problem and change management
  • Contribute and enhance the SOC continuous improvement program/ delivery framework
  • Communicate effectively with customers, teammates, and management.

What we’re looking for:

Here’s our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go.

  • 4-5 years of experience within Information Security, especially in a security operations and vulnerability discovery OR information operations/incident role
  • Strong working knowledge of at least three of the following security tools: host-based antivirus, anti-spam gateway solutions, firewalls, IDS/IPS, server and network device hardening, data loss prevention, forensics software, vulnerability management, website security
  • Experience with utilizing security tools software like Splunk, LogRhythn, CarbonBlack, Fidelis, and ServiceNow
  • Knowledge of general security concepts and methods

It's great, but not required, if you have:

  • Experience with Windows, Linux, UNIX, any other major operating systems.
  • Ability to mesh sound technical and security practices to problem solving
  • Demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge.
  • Additional certifications and training preferred in the following areas: Network Security certifications (CISSP, Security+, SANS, ISACA, Vendor Certificates), Project Management training/certification, and Quality Management (ITIL, Six Sigma, TQM, etc.) training/certification

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