Cyber Analyst/System Administrator

Current Vacancies

Cyber Analyst/System Administrator

21 June 2024 |

About the Role

As a Cyber Analyst you will spearhead the design, development and maintenance of Splunk security dashboards to enable rapid incident response and proactive identification of security issues, aid in systems integration for client projects and maintain designated Unix client systems. You will uphold system security and integrity and meet the operational needs of our clients through system administration and cyber analysis. Additionally, as a Systems Administrator you will ensure the proper configuration and maintenance of client systems for optimal functionality and security. Specifically, this role will:

  • Provide support for the maintenance of client systems including software updates, patches and troubleshooting.
  • Assist with the integration of systems for client projects, ensuring seamless interoperability and functionality.
  • Collaborate with team members to identify and address security vulnerabilities and implement best practices for system security.
  • Document system configurations, procedures and troubleshooting steps for reference and training purposes.
  • Respond to security incidents and conduct forensic analysis to identify the root cause and prevent further occurrences.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong technical proficiency in Unix system administration, cybersecurity principles, and analysis techniques including the ability to create, add, modify and manage Unix packages.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to troubleshoot complex issues and implement effective solutions.
  • Attention to detail and a proactive approach to identifying and mitigating security risks.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written, to collaborate with team members and communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Adaptability and willingness to learn new technologies and methodologies to enhance job performance.

Qualifications & Eligibility

To be eligible for this position you must:

  • Be an Australian citizen and hold an active Negative Vetting Level 2 (NV2) security clearance or higher (or be willing and able to obtain).
  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Have demonstrated experience in System Administration, Cyber Security or a related field and knowledge of industry-standard security frameworks and regulations.

Be Your Best You at Penten

Penten is a proud equal employment workplace committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment, reflective of the community in which we live, work and play. Penten’s focus on inclusion, well-being and flexible working arrangements means everyone, regardless of their background, can be their best both inside and outside the office.

As a national leader in cyber technology, we believe diversity of experience, identity, background, perspective and expression is key to building the best team, products and company. It’s the actions we take everyday that make the difference and we are continuously working on increasing diversity, inclusivity and belonging in all areas of our business.

How to Apply

To help us achieve our mission to protect those who protect us, click on the ‘Apply Now‘ button below. So that we can assess your suitability, please provide the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Clearly outline your Australian citizenship

Please note this position requires you to be an Australian Citizen with a government security clearance at the NV2 level.

Should you require any adjustments throughout the recruitment process, please let us know by emailing for a confidential discussion.

Apply now View other open positions

Apply for vacancy

    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.