Cybersecurity Analyst - SOC - Based in Perth


About the Role

We are currently growing and need savvy SOC Analysts to join our innovative SOC team. SOC applicants of all levels are encouraged to apply!

In this role you will be a key influencer within AGL’s SOC. This role will see you using the latest security tools and well executed processes to manage our SOC environment which incorporates operational technology, cloud services and digital channels. Please note this role will include on call hours (for example one week out of every five weeks).

  • This is a full time permanent position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the detection, mitigation, analysis and first response to security alerts.
  • Delivery of hunting, threat intelligence and automation/orchestration initiatives.
  • Design, develop and tune security alerts from key security tools.
  • Investigate alerts from tools (including implementing new detections or mitigations) and be a key contributor to major incidents.
  • Curate threat intelligence and respond to threat intelligence sourced alerts.
  • Develop, configure and test new policy in the platform for the ongoing management of security alerting.
  • Support junior analysts though training and sharing expertise and knowledge
  • Engage with the cybersecurity community.
  • Engage and manage vendor relationships.
  • Build strong relationship with senior leaders across the business.

About You

  • Strong analysis skills and a desire to complete investigation thoroughly.
  • Previous experience working in a Security Operations Centre.
  • Experience using SIEM, EDR and network technologies to investigate security incidents.
  • Programming/scripting skills with Python/PowerShell.
  • A proactive self-learner with and excellent communications skills.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to people of all technical levels, as well as manage all levels of stakeholders.

What’s in it for you?

* Work with a well-known and trusted Australian Company.
* As a permanent employee you will receive a range of staff benefits.
* Annual Bonus component in addition to your salary package.
* AGL offers a flexible working culture underpinned by a clear values-based identity.

About us

It truly is an exciting time to be part of AGL Energy as we lead the way in generating sustainable energy solutions for all Australians. With a heritage of over 175 years and listed in the top 50 companies on the ASX, AGL offers a genuinely diverse, safe and supportive work environment, where "actions not words" fosters a culture of achievement and personal development.

Come with us on a journey of exploration and creativity, doing the same things differently, better, faster by encompassing innovation and passion for a more sustainable world.

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