Security Engineer - Contract

Genesis IT&T Pty Ltd

Security Engineer with experience across Networking, Security, Switches, Routers, Firewalls, Proxy, Linux/Unix, Scripting (Shell and Perl).

  • Contract: until end of January 2022 (with the view to extend)
  • Immediate Start
  • NV1 clearance is required
A leading global IT company is currently seeking a Security Engineer to provide technical services and support within the Gateway Operations environment for one their federal government clients, based in Canberra ACT.

You will have the opportunity to work in vulnerability management and further your career in secured operations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving within the Gateway Operations environment.
  • Maintenance of gateway functionality by proactively monitoring network data streams and event log data to ensure that intrusion attempts are detected investigated and prevented.
  • Conducting service and incident response
  • Initial root cause analysis on gateway related issues for client, servers and other gateway equipment.
  • Management and maintenance of the configuration, change, documentation and procedures for the gateway environments.
  • Provide technical advice, and security policy advice in support of the client.
  • Assist users in defining their access rights and privileges, and administers logical access controls and security systems.
Key Requirements:
  • Experience in networking with switches and routers.
  • Experience with general Firewall configuration.
  • Experience with Proxy.
  • Experience with Solaris or Linux/Unix.
  • Experience in supporting a DNS environment.
  • Experience in supporting Windows Server and associated domains.
  • General scripting skills (Shell, Perl).
  • Understanding of commands and concepts along with the ability to setup, configure and maintain servers.
  • The ability to troubleshoot & perform root cause analysis on network/computer issues on clients, servers and network equipment.
  • Supporting Windows Server and associated domains.
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas is highly desirable: Splunk; Nagios; Windows Server 2012 and 2016; WSUS and / or Group Policy.
You must have a current NV1 level Federal Government Security Clearance to be eligible for this position.

Job Ref: 3240247

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