Azure Cloud Security Engineer - Canberra


The role:

Canberra based Federal Government Department Client requires an Azure Cloud Security Engineer to carry out a range of security initiatives for our Microsoft cloud-based digital platforms.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that cloud-based architecture is implemented as designed from a security perspective and Microsoft blueprints.
  • Ensuring cloud-based systems are, compliant and effective from a security perspective.
  • Providing advice and support to the Cloud Capability Team and departmental ITSA on cyber security matters.
  • Educate teams on the implementation of new cloud-based security initiatives, providing associated training as required.
  • Continually improving cloud-based security capabilities.
  • Estimated start date 21-02-2022
  • Location of work Australian Capital Territory
  • Length of contract: 12 months (another 12 months extension may be available)
  • Australian Citizen and must have current baseline clearance
  • Cloud-based technologies and architectures, in particular Microsoft Azure and Office 365
  • Azure DevOps, in particular infrastructure as code pipelines • Implementing Azure platform services such as Azure Defender, M365 Security, Privacy and Compliance, Conditional Access Policies etc
  • Configuring gateway services such as Palo Altos and Microsoft services
  • Cloud-stretched on-prem networks
  • RBAC and information protection for Azure and M365
  • Strong understanding of DevSecOps and Cyber Security practices
  • Assisting in the architecture and development of CI/CD pipelines
  • Work with Cyber Security teams and System Owners to seek alignment between information security and business objectives
  • Demonstrated experience in relation to the detailed skill set (outlined above)
  • Excellent attention to detail,
  • demonstrated initiative and serve as a project leader
  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving skills to quickly and creatively deal with threats or flaws in the network.

Canberra, ACT

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