Cyber SOC Analyst


$120000 - 130000 / annum


Sydney CBD

Date posted:

3 May 2019

Employment type:


Job reference:



IT and technology



This company is a large and high established Banking Institution with a strong presence in more than 30+ countries around the globe.

The Role:

Cyber Security Analyst (SOC) role responsible for ensuring the banks information & cyber security is monitored, maintained, automated, improved, documented and protected to the highest standard.

You'll be working alongside local and international teams in a follow-the-sun model.

Capacity to work either Tuesday to Saturday or Sunday to Thursday 8am-4pm is preferred.

Continuous professional development, ongoing training and paid security certifications are on offer to ensure you are constantly improving.

Key elements include:

  • Collect, analyse, interpret, & investigate event logs in Splunk.

  • Manage and execute multi-level responses on detected incidents.

  • Involvement in incident response as needed.

  • Documentation of tasks/processes in preparation for automation - e.g. AAR (After Action Review) and TTP (Tactics, Threat & Procedures) documents etc...

  • Assist in the design & development of dashboards for metrics and reporting.

  • Involvement in SOC automation with Spunk Phantom.

  • Contributing to the implementation of security tools, architecture and standards.


Suitable for a Security Analyst with very good analytical skills triaging & investigating sophisticated security incidents. Well-developed security documentation skills and a keen interest in automation are highly beneficial.

The following is required:

  • Proven experience analysing, interpreting, & investigating security event logs with SIEM tools - e.g. Splunk, ArcSight, LogRhythm, IBM QRadar etc…

  • Network security background / understanding (e.g. TCP/IP, routing, network intrusion methods, network containment, segregations techniques etc).

  • IDS and IPS experience.

  • Windows & Linux OS background.

  • Experience with automation is high beneficial.

  • Scripting experience is beneficial - e.g. Python, PowerShell, SQL etc…

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Great documentation skills

This is a full-time permanent role is offering $120,000 - 130,000 (plus super) potential - depending on experience.

*Please note, full permanent Australian working rights are required to be considered for this position and successful applicants will be contacted.

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