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IBM Associate Security Operations Analyst - Sydney

Sydney, NSW 2065
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Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Associate Security Operations Analyst - Sydney

  • Based in St Leonards
  • Permanent Position Rotating Roster

IBM Security Operations Analysts work independently and in conjunction with other team members to act as the first line of detection and response to cyber-security threats and incidents across multiple IBM customers

As an Associate Security Operations Analyst, you will be a junior member of the team taking guidance from other SOC analysts plus shift and team leads. Your role will be to learn from the other analysts on shift with a view to growing your skills to that of your colleagues. You will be given the simpler tasks in the team plus will participate in as many of the complicated tasks as your increasing skillset will allow. You will become the security eyes and ears of IBM for our customers. You will be the first person to see threats, attacks and incidents across multiple large organisations. It will be your role to identify, analyse and respond to these situations. You will have a comprehensive security organisation behind you to provide support, escalation and handling of high risk and high impact events while you will be trusted to autonomously manage everyday security events within your role and capability.

As a minimum, to achieve the required outcomes you need a foundation in a technical IT field plus some experience or a keen interest in IT security and be willing to build security knowledge and obtain relevant security certifications. The SOC analyst role is broad in scope and involves interacting with multiple IT security disciplines.

What will I be doing?
  • 24/7 recurring security operations tasks, checking malware signature versions and downloads, checking security infrastructure consoles for device health etc
  • 24/7 monitoring and support of IDS, IPS, SIEM/SELM and Antivirus infrastructure across IBMs customers
  • Initial detection, analysis, and investigation of security events to determine likelihood of compromise and respond according to processes
  • Enforcement of customer security policies regarding the use and configuration of company assets
  • Monitor security infrastructure health and escalate per process to level 2 support teams
  • Analysis of security event data and providing recommendations for policy modifications/tuning
  • Stay abreast of current and upcoming security threats

What skills will I need?
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology
  • Any Security related Professional Certifications highly regarded
  • Some experience with networking (TCP/IP, OSI model, LAN/WAN, cabling and data transmission types, network topologies, routing protocols, and remote access methods)
  • Some experience with Operating System administration and support
  • Some customer service experience

Sign me up!
If you tick these boxes, and are ready to start your next challenge with a career at IBM click Apply today. To find out more, head to www.ibm.com.au/careers

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Please see above

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Please see above

About Business Unit
IBM is a leading provider of enterprise security solutions. Named by industry analysts as a leader in 12 security market segment categories, IBM Security is a multi-billion dollar business that is rapidly growing. In an industry focused on building walls, IBM Security is focused on creating an open, connected security ecosystem that leverages AI and cloud to help clients improve compliance, stop threats, and grow their business securely.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

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About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2020-01-02 Expires: 2020-02-01

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