Security Analyst (Level 1)

The Missing Link (Sydney NSW, Australia) 11 days ago

Fantastic opportunity to join a high performing team renowned for their expertise across security and having a great culture.

  • Very competitive salary + bonus
  • Work as a level 1 security analyst with diverse vendor exposure
  • Must be an Australian Citizen

About Us

The Missing Link have been operating in Australia for over 20 years with offices in both Sydney and Melbourne. With over 100+ staff, you will be joining a highly successful team which is set to grow.

Our core offerings include cyber security, hardware and software, resiliency, cloud, communications, infrastructure, consulting services and managed services.

We're recognised as industry leaders and accredited to the highest levels in the design, delivery, and support of the latest technologies. We partner with market-leading global and local vendors to deliver you world-class business outcomes through IT transformation. Today, The Missing Link is one of the most awarded IT companies in Australia.

About You

You are a results driven individual with a strong technical focus and have a detailed knowledge and understanding of modern IT Security technologies across the cyber landscape. Your passion for security, personal development and mentoring others will contribute constructively towards the team and its operation, and you are self-motivated and always driven to improve your security knowledge and skills. You work well independently and in a team environment and are looking for that next opportunity where you wish to make a long and lasting contribution in a supportive, encouraging, close knit and focused security team.


The Role

We are currently seeking a motivated Security Analyst Level 1. In this role, you will work as part of the Security Operations Centre (SOC) providing level 1, 2 & 3 support for our managed services clients. You will be responsible for configuring and monitoring IT security systems, supporting the customer in responding to security incidents, perform threat and vulnerability analysis as well as investigate, document, and report on incidents for clients upon request. You will have opportunity for training and development across a broad range of security technologies with the opportunity to gain industry certifications.


  • Vulnerability and incident management
  • Threat hunting
  • Troubleshooting and managing firewall technologies
  • Monitoring and analyzing logs

Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years of experience working with systems, networking and security technologies, with at least 2 years working as a Security Analyst or equivalent role
  • Hands-on security knowledge of Windows/Linux/Unix platforms
  • Hands-on experience with one or more SIEM systems
  • A demonstrated knowledge of IT security controls
  • Working knowledge of the TCP IP stack


  • IT Diploma or equivalent
  • Security certifications: CompTIA Security+, CEH or equivalent
  • Networking Certifications: CCNA, CCNP or equivalent
  • Security Vendor certifications - AlienVault, Alsid, Carbon Black, CyberArk, Darktrace, Fortinet, LogRhythm, Okta, Proofpoint, Rapid 7, Tenable and Zscaler.

If the above vendor certifications are not yet held, they will be part of your initial training program.


  • Great environment, with excellent benefits e.g. regular staff events, free drinks and breakfast
  • Company culture that fosters learning and development
  • Career progression with lots of on the job training and certification opportunities
  • Great bonus structure

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