Splunk SIEM Engineer

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary / RateAUD $0.00
Job type Contract
Contact nameMuhammad Usama Shoaib
Contact email m.shoaib@verticalscope.com.au

Job description

Join Vertical Scope Group (VSG) as we’re securing Cyber Security Engineers to join our award-winning team in delivering services across the Defence and the National Security Community.

We are looking for driven and highly skilled, security cleared Cyber Security Engineers with various levels of knowledge and experience to work with our client. The Cyber Security Engineer is to deliver Engineering and Administrative services for security infrastructure tools and platforms. Specifically, the role will require the services of a Splunk SIEM Engineer to deliver Cyber Security monitoring services and technology in support of a Security Operations Centre.

Essential Criteria:

To fulfil the responsibilities of the role, the successful candidate must be the following:

  • Splunk Foundations training (minimum Foundations 2).
  • Minimum 2 years Splunk experience in a high volume enterprise environment
  • Minimum 5 years Linux experience, with a preference for RHEL.
  • Experience with virtualisation technologies in an enterprise environment.
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
  • Experience with global WAN environments in the context of the a Splunk SIEM
  • Experience with the Splunk SOAR and UBA products
  • NV2 Security Clearance

Good to have:

  • Experience with Splunk cloud offerings.
  • Strong coordination and organisational skills.
  • Very high-level communications skills.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to work in team environment.
  • Ability to analyse and resolve complex enterprise system hardware and software problems; interface with peer teams and vendors to coordinate solutions.
  • Ability to communicate complex technical issues in a simple way which can be understood by non-technical personnel.
  • Ability to work under pressure in difficult circumstances.
  • Independent and self-driven with the ability to work without supervision.
  • Well-developed liaison and negotiation skills with sound judgment and flexibility.
  • An in depth understanding of current cyber security techniques, threats and vulnerabilities and the ability to apply this knowledge to mitigate cyber security risks.


Take the next step in your career and join our Canberra team today!

Apply NOW!


Who are Vertical Scope Group?

Vertical Scope Group are an award winning, security cleared, specialist with over a decade’s worth of experience providing end-to-end consulting, professional services, and recruitment services nationally to Australian Government and industry.

Mission: To advance Australia’s national interest and sovereignty by ensuring access to a highly skilled, security cleared workforce.

Vision: To be Australia’s leading provider of security-cleared workforce planning, recruitment, and professional services.

We are proudly 100% Australian owned and run, possess a Defence Industry Security Program (DISP) Level 3 membership, and have won multiple peak body awards including the Recruitment, Consulting and Staffing Association (RCSA)’s 2021 ‘Excellence in Social Purpose’, RCSA’s 2022 ‘Excellence in Client Services’, and the 2022 Prime Minister’s National Veteran Employment Award for ‘Excellence in Supporting Veteran and/or Partner Employment’ for VSG’s WorkPath Australia Training and Employment Program.

We invite you to contact us for a confidential discussion around your career and to learn how we can work together.

We offer our permanent consultants a list of perks that range from:

  • Birthday day off
  • Additional Superannuation Contribution
  • Annual Company Conference
  • Paid for attendance at award and industry events
  • Generous Defence Leave
  • Part-time, remote, flexible work options (when available)
  • Attractive salaries
  • Fortnightly payments
  • Diverse programs to work on
  • Professional upskilling with RTO partners including budget for commercial qualifications

We believe people are our greatest asset, and we will work with and support you throughout your career.

If you are security cleared and would like to discuss other security cleared opportunities available to you, please also apply and a dedicated consultant will contact you to advise.

If you want to join a trusted, reputable, expert consulting firm, and work on exciting defence and national security programs, apply here!

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Apply now by submitting your CV and or cover letter and a dedicated recruitment consultant will be in touch.

Know someone who is suitable for this role? VSG have a $1,000 referral program! Head over to our website for further details: www.verticalscope.com.au/refer-a-candidate

Referrals warmly welcomed and rewarded!