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Cyber Security Analyst

  • East Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 3002
  • Full time
  • Join an exceptional ITSS team within a values-based organisation
  • Full Time opportunity with NFP Salary Packaging Benefits!
  • Flexible approach to work – hybrid model



The VMCH ITSS team are at the forefront of implementing Digital and Cloud technologies. This is an exciting growth era for a Cyber Security Analyst to join a growing, high-performing, team, where you will be working with cutting edge technology to make a real impact to the community.

In addition, you will receive these fantastic benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent Salary Packaging benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements – hybrid model
  • Ongoing professional development
  • A positive and supportive workplace culture 
  • Employee Assistance Program


About the role

The IT Security Analyst will provide technical subject matter expertise (SME) to establish and maintain VMCH Cyber Security framework. The role spans across all aspects of Cyber Security from maintaining process and policies to monitoring and acting on security incidents in conjunction with Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and the Security Operations Centre (SOC). You will be part of a team that proactively prepares to detect, respond to and recover from cyber-attacks.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Contribute to security risk assessments
  • Review security vendor reports and mitigate security threats
  • Contribute to disaster recovery and contingency plans in event of security breaches (Ransomware plan)
  • Contribute to management of security technologies (Included but not limited to endpoint protection, email, mobile device management MDM)
  • Liaise with security SOC third party vendor and act on infrastructure security mitigations detected
  • Coordinate the ITSS service desk and security analyst to mitigate findings in vulnerability and penetration tests and for any announced security patch updates
  • Monitor and respond to Phishing emails and other threats
  • Generate reports for technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Manage regular penetration tests, vulnerability assessments, and potential hackathons


Position requirements

  • Demonstrated understanding of IT security policies/security awareness
  • Expertise in implementing Cyber Security Frameworks and controls (NIST, ISO27001, Essential 8)
  • Experience in various security products and tools (Microsoft, MDM Airwatch, Firewalls)
  • Writing reviewing and implementing security policies
  • Strong and current knowledge of security trends and emerging threats
  • Ability to think both analytically and creatively to resolve challenges in a complex environment
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with a commitment to customer service


About VMCH

VMCH is a Catholic not-for-profit organisation, providing services including affordable housing, residential aged care, retirement living, community and disability services and specialist education to 7,600 people across Victoria. We operate in over 50 locations, have 2,600+ employees and over 600 volunteers maintaining our 24/7 service to vulnerable people across Victoria.


If you meet the above criteria and are passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives, we would love to hear from you! For a confidential conversation, please call Leanne Ryan on 0484118425.


To work at VMCH, you will be required to supply proof of work rights, an Australian Criminal History Check, Evidence of 2021 Flu Vaccination & COVID-19 Vaccination, together with a Victorian Employee Working with Children Check. You may also be required to supply an International Police Check.

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