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Cyber Security Automation Engineer

The Reserve Bank of Australia pursues national economic policy objectives and undertakes a range of associated activities in financial markets and banking. It also operates infrastructure critical to the payments system and issues Australia's banknotes.


Do work that makes a difference

This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the best cyber security teams in Australia. This role sits within the Cyber Security Delivery team in the Bank’s IT security services.  As part of the role you will be working closely with a wide variety of stakeholders and technical teams to ensure effective security controls are implemented and supported by the Banks information systems and networks


As part of this role you will:

  • Research, identify and implement potential configurations or development artefacts to meet our cyber security requirements.
  • Ability to identify gaps and automate compliance checks to ensure they meet security standards.
  • Work closely with teams to assist with security compliance initiatives and implementing robust security practice.
  • Lead and drive the engineering function for the SOC team; providing training, operational handover and ongoing enhancements/on-boarding for new and existing tooling.
  • Work with SOC team to identify and implement detection enhancements within the SIEM platform to ensure high fidelity alerts to the SOC team 


Your team

You will work with a team of incredibly smart people, who are very passionate about security. The security team consists of approximately 25 people with diverse skillsets. It is a challenging, fast paced, and team oriented environment with a great culture. 


Your background

To be successful in this critical role you will possess:

  • Hands-on Experience scripting languages like Ansible, JSON, Python.
  • Knowledge of information security principles and practices, and industry standards such as ASD's Essential Eight, and ISM
  • Solid understanding working with, deploying and managing security incident detection and response tools including SIEM/SOAR and XDR technologies in a hybrid cloud environment.
  • Ability to present technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders and explain risk in a business context


Your development & career

Working for an organisation that truly makes a difference to the Australian people, we can offer development and career opportunities in a collaborative environment that supports people’s growth, wellbeing and promotes flexibility.


How to Apply

Your application should include a resume detailing your experience and qualifications.  A supporting statement addressing the selection criteria would also be welcomed.


Why RBA?

The RBA pursues national economic policy objectives and undertakes a range of associated activities in financial markets and banking. It also issues Australia's banknotes and operates infrastructure critical to the payments system, all of which contributes to the welfare of the Australian people.


Our people have a critical role to play in achieving these objectives, whether directly or in a supporting capacity. As a values driven organisation, our people conduct themselves with a high degree of integrity, while striving for excellence in the work they perform and the outcomes they achieve. We encourage intelligent inquiry, we treat one another with respect, while promoting the public interest in our efforts. 


The Reserve Bank of Australia is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and encourage applications from experienced candidates seeking workplace flexibility.

Applications close AUS Eastern Daylight Time