ICT Security Engineer

Job posted: 03/08/2022
Applications close: 24/08/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: 27759

Reference: 27759

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

ICT Security Engineer

  • Permanent, Full Time

  • Box Hill

  • Amazing opportunity to use your cyber secuirty technical skills to address critical risks at a leading public health service. 

  • Monthly ADO + 5 weeks Annual Leave

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

A newly created role has been established for a technical SME to be a leader the cyber security program. This is a rare opportunity for a technical security specialist to take ownership and responsibility for uplifting a critical capability in an organisation that provides essential health services to millions of Victorians. You will have the flexibility and autonomy to make technical decisions, influence stakeholders and apply your skills.

Joining a high profile team, this role will allow you to help shape the future direction and landscape of Eastern Health cyber security and ensure that healthcare information and the IT services provided are protected and secure. 

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • 5+  years of experience in information security, especially in a security engineering role

  • Knowledge of security, risk and control frameworks and standards such as ACSC Essential 8, ISO 27001  and 27002, NIST, MITRE ATT&CK & ITIL

  • Technical expertise in cyber security knowledge, including VPN, Firewall, network monitoring, intrusion detection, vulnerability management tools, web server security, wireless security and email security technologies

  • Strong knowledge of common vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques

  • Practical experience with database security, content filtering, vulnerability scanning, and anti-malware

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field, desired but not essential.

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 and Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

ICT Security Engineer

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Lachlan Bakewell - (03) 9955 1100
Justin Francis - (04) 0917 4614

ICT Security Engineer