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Level 2 Cyber Security Analyst

Job Location: Sydney

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00651653

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- Job description

From white-hat hackers to big-picture strategists, we’re hiring analysts to help our clients rethink everything. Bring your unique perspective to our global security powerhouse and out-innovate the attackers. Make a real difference for clients working on projects that protect their entire value chain, while you unlock your full potential.

 

Who We Are

With over 5,000 security specialists, Accenture Security is the only company in the world that has the global presence, commitment to innovation, unmatched industry know-how, and the business strategy acumen to tackle the world’s most prevalent security challenges. Leveraging global resources and next-gen technologies, we create integrated, practical solutions that are tailored to each client’s specific business goals and industry.

 

Your Role

Triage security incidents/alerts to focus response activities on priority events.

  •  Configure security monitoring rules in SOC tools such as Splunk and Phantom.
  •  Monitor sensors/consoles for security events.
  •  Liaise with external and internal stakeholders to support seamless incident response and investigations.
  •  Maintain awareness of cybersecurity threat landscape.
  •  Contribute to incident response playbooks and other operational processes and procedures.
  •  Develop and maintain simple scripts and automation routines. 

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years technical operations experience in cybersecurity or related fields.

  •  Tertiary level education in a technical or cybersecurity specific field.

  •  Experience with Python (novice level), Unix and Windows operating systems and TCP/IP networking.

  •  An awareness and basic understanding of cybersecurity threats and attack techniques.

  •  Some experience with penetration testing or a demonstrable ability to think like an attacker.

What You’ll Learn

 

In addition to hands-on client experience, you will grow your career through our Accenture Security training curriculum that offers job-specific training and security certification support. You’ll learn from our security luminaries, receive personalized career coaching and leverage insights from our global cyber labs and innovation centers. This will help you bring a front-line perspective to match the pace of intensifying security challenges brought on by the most ingenious attackers.

 

What We’re Looking For

We are looking to build our diverse teams with individuals who are open, entrepreneurial and collaborative, and have a consistent track record of outstanding academic performance and high learning agility & a curiosity and passion for a career in Security.  Some key attributes we are looking for include:

  • Strong Critical Thinking & Analytical skills

  • Ability to problem solve

  • Shares a passion for cybersecurity.
  • Committed to professional standards and ethics.

About Accenture

 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 459,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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