Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Balance Recruitment

Cyber threat, risk assessment and remediation - crucial role

  • Iconic organisation
  • Cyber Security SME
  • Base Salary $150k (very negotiable) plus super plus profit share
Our client is an iconic organisation and a very well-known consumer brand that has experienced immense growth both organically as well as through acquisitions.

The Senior Cyber Security Analyst  is a newly created technical and hands-on role responsible for assessing the information technology risk and facilitating remediation activities across the group.

You will be expected to possess forensic capabilities and the ability to  assess the IT /cyber security and risk posture across current and future  vendors and systems, building and maintaining a full security risk register to ensure the ongoing  maturity  of security processes and controls.

We are looking for a lateral thinker with a forensic mindset and someone  who can analyse threat  patterns  to provide  insights into the nature of threats and risk assessments - and, of course, provide solutions.

You will also develop the company's IT security framework and participate in compliance  policies, managing external audits.

Specific accountabilities will revolve around:
  • Cyber Security assessment, prevention and remediation;
  • Improve monitoring and response processes;
  • Security incident management  and investigation;
  • Information and Cyber security  processes and framework development;
  • Participation in the IT architecture review board;
  • Facilitate security awareness and training
  • Compliance, policies, procedures and legislative requirements

This role will suit individuals with Cyber Security operational experience in large enterprise environments, ideally from a SOC environment and with an engineering background.

Your experience will include  projects to implement security and performance  based on business imperatives.
You might be a Ethical Hacker and someone who will liaise heavily with Operations to make sure that Security is operationalised.

You will need to have a solid understanding of security frameworks, be industry certified  as well as come from an IT and cyber security hands-on background.

Needless to say, you will bring your advanced planning and organisational skills to this role, together with advanced decision making, strategic thinking and influencing skills.

This is a permanent position paying a competitive base salary plus super and profit share.

This role will mostly be based on the city fringe (next to public transport) and in brand new offices, although you will be required to occasionally also travel to the Head Office, hence having your own transport will be slightly advantageous.

If this role is aligned to your skills and experience and to find out more, please email your CV to Silvia at Balance Recruitment applying below.