Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Date: 22-Jun-2022

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

 

Auckland Council’s ICT department has an opportunity for a ‘Level 2’ Cyber Security Analyst to join our Operations Security team, which sits in our CFO division.

 

This critical role as a Senior Cyber Security Analyst will protect Auckland Council against security threats 24/7/365. In the role, you will identify emerging threats, and respond to cybercrime and security breach incidents. You will also proactively search for threats and monitor Council’s security status. 

 

You could expect to work on:
•    Manage the prevention and resolution of security breaches and ensure incident and problem management processes
•    Assist with cyber threat intelligence gathering and analysis
•    Conduct and assist with penetration testing, vulnerability scanning and SIEM analysis
•    Identify new risks & Threats and implement security countermeasures 


He kōrero mōu: About you

 

This role requires at least 3 years’ experience in similar roles, within any of the following areas, ideally from within large and complex organisations. 
•    Information/Cyber Security
•    SOC/SIEM analyst
•    Digital Forensics
•    Threat Hunting

 

We will be looking for specific experience with:
•    SIEM (i.e. Splunk, LogRhythm, MS Sentinel)
•    Performing technical security analysis and report writing 
•    Understanding of security incident management processes and tools
•    Incident response, SOC/SIEM development and analysis are preferable


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

 

Auckland Council is one of the largest local authorities in the South Pacific providing essential services and facilities to more than 1.5 million people. We are progressive socially, culturally and environmentally while we work towards creating change having an impact on our journey to becoming a world-class city for our ratepayers and residents.

 

In return for your hard work, you can expect a flexible and supportive work environment. Ehara taku toa, he takitahi, he toa takitini My success is not mine alone, but the success of many.

 

You’ll have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including discounted Leisure Centre membership and a range of other partnership discounts! 

 

Tono Mai: Apply Now!

 

You can find the position description here: https://bit.ly/3ufUdvp
Applications close: Friday 08 July 2022


Our employer Kiwisaver contribution is additional to base salary offered.
 

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

 

Any offer of employment from Auckland Council strongly enourages you being fully vaccinated.