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Cyber Security Analyst (MPS)

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Canberra

The Company

Sigma Bravo – A KBR Company is a specialist ICT services provider focused specifically on military operations, aviation mission planning software and information management. We maintain an unparalleled reputation for working in partnership with our clients to integrate, support and inform Australian Defence Force operations. Sigma Bravo provides support throughout Australia, proactively working to enhance operational capabilities.

The Role

The Cyber Security Analyst  is responsible to the MPS Network Operations Manager to provide technical support for the secure MPS supported by Sigma Bravo. This role was added as part of CCP04 to the current SB/JC2SPO MPS Sustainment Support Contract.  It is a second of the Security Specialist roles to enable completion of project support requirements for JC2SPO & Air Warfare Centre (RAAF).

Due to the nature of Sigma Bravo's work, all applicants must have the ability to obtain a minimum of NV1 Security Clearance (usually only granted to Australian Citizens).

Required Qualifications:

  • Qualifications and/or experience in network administration / IT systems
  • 1-5 years Information Technology experience
  • CompTIA Security +
  • GIAC Foundations – Computers, Technology, & Security (GFACT)
  • ISACA CSX Cybersecurity Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Security Fundamentals

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical support to the development, introduction to service, sustainment and evolution of software and hardware, data, tools and processes in fixed and deployed environments for ADF mission planning systems.
  • Technical support to the development of solutions to resolve issues with data support for MPS.
  • Develop, manage, and maintain systems configuration for MPS laptops.
  • Installing, configuring, testing and deploying software.
  • Provide effective support to ensure all mission systems are working and meet the operational needs of users
  • Provide support on Defence strategic networks
  • Technical support to the security and accreditation of MPS
  • Identifying and managing program and technical risks and issues within the support to operations scope.
  • Reviewing, verifying, and improving documentation produced in support of MPS development and sustainment.
  • Meet assigned task within Project deliverables
  • Basic to Intermediate skills in SIEM operation, as an analyst ideally on Splunk;
  • Experience running queries to follow a chain of events through multiple indexes or other sources
  • Attack surface mapping, critical vulnerability triage and impact analysis of MPS systems
  • Basic understanding of basic incident response techniques including initial and detailed investigation, computer forensics, chain of custody implications, working within authorised boundaries, malware analysis, etc
  • Monitor developments in MPS applications, systems, database, and network fields to ensure that matters of security and privacy are suitably planned and catered for
  • Participate in the implementation of security administration controls and measures to mitigate risk.
  • Monitor the activities of system users for compliance with policy
  • Support in the development, and maintenance of security configurations of MPS systems
  • Well-developed writing skills and experience maintaining technical documentation

KBR’s commitment to Zero Harm means that we are dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our staff and the communities we operate in. For this reason, we encourage staff to get vaccinated when possible and to inform us of their vaccination status.

Benefits of KBR:

As part of the KBR, Sigma Bravo is a quality assured, equal employment opportunity employer who is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths.

We offer competitive salary packaging and lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours and a supportive work environment.

How to Apply:

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