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Consultant, Cyber Threat Management, Technology Consultant

Location:  Melbourne
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  21-Jan-2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1393587




If we inspire you to do the work you love, will you still call it work? 


At EY we believe that whoever you are, your uniqueness helps us stand apart. 


We bring together extraordinary people, like you, to build a better working world.


What’s in it for you? 


Our security professionals possess diverse industry knowledge, along with unique technical expertise and specialized skills. The team stays highly relevant by researching and discovering the newest security vulnerabilities, attending and speaking at top security conferences around the world, and sharing knowledge on a variety of topics with key industry groups. 

Our professionals work together in planning, pursuing, delivering and managing engagements to assess, improve, build, and in some cases operate integrated security operations for our clients. 


Key Responsibilites: 


  • Understanding of the IR process and familiarity with known IR standards

  • Network Security Monitoring (NSM), network traffic analysis, and log analysis

  • Static and dynamic malware analysis

  • Development and deployment of network- or endpoint- based signatures and correlation rules

  • Experience with deploying and using threat detection and response technologies such as Splunk, Azure Sentinel, CrowdStrike Falcon, Microsoft defender products and security incident management systems

  • Experience designing and performing threat hunting and threat modelling

    1. Detection of active and dormant threats across the networks

    2. Investigation of complex threats including state actor or motivated and experienced adversary-initiated attempts to compromise

    3. Recommend remediation tasks and improvement opportunities

    4. Develop formal reports of findings

    5. Work with other threat hunt and incident response teams

    6. Sharing information on emerging/detected threats in a timely fashion with peers and other parties

  • Applied knowledge in at least one scripting or development language (such as Python)

  • Thorough understanding of enterprise security controls in Active Directory and Windows environments

  • Hands-on experience in responding to incidents or penetration tests against Windows, Unix, or web application targets


What we’re looking for


Here is our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your passion, strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go. 


  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years of related work experience in a security operations center or consulting services in this area;

  • CISSP, CISM, CISA, CIPT, CIPM, CRISC or other relevant certifications desired;

  • Experience in sales and relationship development; and

  • Knowledge and understanding of windows in an enterprise environment.


What we can offer you


Acknowledgement of Country


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Apply now… we’re over 9,000 perspectives in Australia and we’re ready to welcome yours. 

At EY we take inclusivity seriously, and we’re committed to removing barriers and improving the employment prospects of people with disability or long-term health conditions. We encourage you to share any support and adjustments you need to be your best and participate equitably in our recruitment process. We understand sharing your needs with us can be daunting, so if you have questions before or during your application, we welcome you to get in touch at or +61 3 8650 7788 (option 2). Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential.


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.


The minimum salary for this role is AUD$78,000 inclusive of superannuation and dependent on skills and experience. 



EY | Building a better working world 


Our preferred applicant will be required to undertake employment screening by EY or our external third-party provider.

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