When you join Verizon

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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company and takes pride in servicing 99% of Fortune 500 companies as well as Government Agencies around the world. In Canberra, we run two key business units - the Government Security Operations Centre (GSOC) and Advanced Security Operations Centre (ASOC), providing services to customers who rely on Verizon to provide 24x7 security analytics of their critical infrastructure.

A key part of our ASOC capability comes from our Tier 2 Analysts, who undertake a critical role in securing our customers, and have developed cyber security expertise over a number of years. You will come from an Enterprise or Government Security role and be adept working in a high tempo team based environment using common SIEM platforms.

This role requires you to participate in a 24x7 work roster, with shift loading included.

  • Managing incidents through lifecycle in the SIEM platform.
  • Researching escalations, gathering context and providing direction to Tier 1 Analysts.
  • Making recommendations to senior analysts on action plans for incidents.
  • Taking a lead role in critical incident handling alongside incident response personnel.
  • Remediating recurring incidents via problem management processes.
  • Continual service improvement and assisting in detection development.

Where you'll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in Linux, Windows, SIEM platforms, Scripting, TCP/IP, DNS or network and log analysis.
  • A current NV1 security clearance, or the willingness to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • ITIL Foundations experience or certification highly advantageous.
  • Tertiary qualifications and/or recognised industry certifications in cyber security.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to engage with customers to understand their requirements.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.