Senior Security Analyst

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology
Reference: 1176003
Posted: 17 days ago
About Griffith University
With 6 campuses and over 50,000 students, Griffith University is a values-led University which has grown over the last 40 years to be ranked in the top 2% of universities globally. Griffith has a rich history of pioneering new directions and has shifted from being a relatively small, single-campus university to a large, multi-campus university with over 4,000 employees which provides comprehensive research and teaching across South East Queensland.
In their Strategic Plan 2020 – 2025, Griffith have outlined how they will build on their proud history to create an exciting future for the University and the communities of which it is part.

Within this strategic plan, a core initiative that will underpin the future of Griffith is their commitment to digital transformation. This transformation involves significant investment in digital infrastructure and services in support of their major functions of learning and teaching, research and engagement.


The Opportunity
Troocoo are partnering with Griffith University in their search for a Senior IT Security Analyst to join an established IT Security team within Digital Solutions on a 18 month fixed term contract. This will be a varied role which will have accountability for day-to-day cyber threat defence and response activities for security events and incidents. You will help drive continuous improvement to ensure the organisation's cyber resilience and maturity.


Key Responsibilities include:
• Enhance cyber security resilience through the provision of expertise and support to incident response, business continuity and disaster recovery activities.
• Monitor the application and compliance of security administration procedures and review information systems for actual or potential breaches in security.
• Coordinate and manage the planning of Penetration Test cases to determine areas of mitigation in present and in future implementations.
• Ensure that the cyber security capability and posture continues to evolve through on-going monitoring of cyber security threats and vulnerabilities.
• Understand and contribute to the continuous improvement of the cyber security strategy, framework, policies and technology roadmaps.
• Ability to help train and raise awareness across the business of Security and ways it can be improved or monitored.


About you:
• 3+ years’ experience where you have gained a rounded understanding of enterprise security tools, preferably with 2-3 of those years in a cyber security role.
• You will possess a passion to learn about new technologies.
• You will view yourself as having an area of specialism within cyber security.
• Have good communication skills with strong stakeholder management and engagement skills.
• Possess a good collegiate approach to problem solving.


Culture & Benefits:
This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career and cyber security skillset within a supportive team environment.

Griffith University are an employer of choice who value their people and ensure their staff maintain a good work/life balance to sustain good health. In support of this, Griffith University provide a range of leave options and discounted health plans to their staff. They also provide flexible working arrangements such as a flexible work year, reversible part-time hours and variable hours.
If you are interested to hear more about this opportunity, please submit your application to this advert or email through any queries to Jordan Daly – Jordan.daly@troocoo.com