Cyber Security Specialist (Permanent)

Location: Wellington
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Security
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: PR/025074_1706146587
Contact: Angela Park
Email: email Angela

Cyber Security Specialist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: up to 113K
  • Location: Wellington-based
  • Please note that you must be in Wellington or relocate to Wellington with full working rights

Description

We are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Cyber Security Specialist for our client. As a Cyber Security Specialist, you will play a crucial role in safeguarding their systems, data, and infrastructure from potential cyber threats. You will be responsible for evaluating and enhancing their existing security measures, implementing industry best practices, and providing expert guidance to prevent and respond to security breaches.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement comprehensive security strategies, policies, and procedures.
  • Monitor and analyze security events and incidents, providing timely response and resolution.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure security requirements are incorporated into system designs and implementation.
  • Stay abreast of the latest cyber security trends, technologies, and threats
  • Provide guidance and support to junior security team members

Requirements

  • Proven experience in a similar cyber security role, with a track record of successful security implementations.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of network protocols, operating systems, databases, applications and enterprise services.
  • A solid understanding of networks, firewalls, proxies, SIEM, Fortinet, Cisco, Microsoft, Azure, Endpoint controls, DLP concepts and technologies.
  • Strong understanding of regulatory compliance requirements, procedures and best practices
  • Proficient in conducting risk assessments and threat modeling.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to explain complex security concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

How to apply

If you're interested in this role, click the 'Apply' button to submit your application. For further information, please contact Angela Park on 022-525-8233.