Cyber Operations Lead

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Technology, Data & Transformation Sydney
Reference: 1253805
Posted: 20 days ago
About our client:

Our client is an industry leader in the Energy & Utilities industry. With core values to improve sustainability and provide a high quality to service to its customers in three States, this Energy provider is at the forefront of technology and has an impressive track record of growth and development. Customers remain the central focus and aided by a program of investments in technology, people and new energy services, alongside a clear focus on commercial leadership and cultural excellence, our client has gone on to become a leader in its field.

The role:

The Cyber Operations Lead is responsible for overseeing and continually developing the security operations function within the cyber team. This includes managing information security implications within our client that relate to detecting, monitoring and responding to cyber incidents
The role will manage a team of cyber security operations professionals to ensure optimate confidentiality, integrity, availability and protection of all information and data that our client gathers, stores and utilizes, without business disruption.
This is achieved through the management and utilization of contemporary security toolsets, services, strategic partnerships and through the building of enterprise-wide knowledge and awareness of the role of information security in everyday business.

The successful candidate:

The Cyber Operations Lead will be able to satisfy the following critieria:

5 years plus years direct work experience leading an Infrastructure and Security environment, including all aspects of process management, reporting and people leadership
• Proven stakeholder Relationship management and influencing of senior management on information security issues and topics via strong and contemporary communication styles
• Previous experience working with or leading a Security Operations function and the ability to manage incidents outside normal business hours
• Experience in Threat Intelligence Including STIX/TAXII and application of MITRE ATT&CK
• Experience in planning and executing Threat Hunting Operations including Yara
• Demonstrated experience and knowledge of current and emerging technologies and assessment of their relevance and potential value and risk to the organisation
• Proven experience in governance through managing a blended group of internal and external resources and holding third parties to account to agreed OLAs and SLAs.
• Experience in Vulnerability Management and knowledge of MITRE CVE/CWE
• Experience in network security, firewalls and IDS/IPS

What's on offer?

Our client is going through an exciting period of change and one of the largest technology uplifts in Australia today. They are building a world class technology and security structure. To this end the successful candidate will be mentored and developed by some of the brightest minds in the market.
This is a full remote working opportunity but can also be based on site at our client. Salary will depend on experience and range from $150,000 - $170,000 + super + bonus.