ict security specialist in Brisbane CBD

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job details

brisbane cbd, queensland
job type
AU$ 60.00 - AU$ 62.00 per hour
reference number
taryn botes, randstad
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job description

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Security administration activities including the support of Firewalls, Application Delivery
  • Controllers, Web Security Gateways, Secure Email Gateways, Virtual Private Networks (VPN), Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), other Secure Gateways/Proxys, Routers and Switches.
  • Monitoring the performance of services against SLAs, recommending performance improvements and preparation of performance reports;
  • Provision of on-the job training for other Departmental personnel, as well as information dissemination, to facilitate the transfer of relevant knowledge and skills;
  • Liaison with the Department’s equipment/service suppliers on information technology matters;
  • Preparation and maintenance of quality management documentation for security administration systems;
  • Preparation of documentation on configuration and procedures for security systems;
  • Provision of advice to users of systems and preparation of written reports and correspondence;
  • Adherence to the Department’s defined security policies, procedures, architecture,

Quality Management System procedures and configuration management principles and recommend improvements;

Skills and experience

  • The contractor shall have demonstrated knowledge and experience in the Information Technology industry consistent with the requirements as listed below.
  • The Contractor must have demonstrated experience providing security administration services on large enterprise networks.

Essential Skills:

The Contractor must have experience in the administration of some or all of the following IT Security infrastructure components and services:

  • Check Point Firewall;
  • F5 Application Delivery Controllers LTM, ASM and APM;
  • Proxy servers;
  • Secure Email Gateway;
  • External access environments;
  • Secure remote access;
  • Network security and encryption;

Desirable Skills:

  • Technical report writing;
  • Presentation skills;
  • ITIL framework;
  • Security Risk & Compliance


Firewalls, Gateways, web proxys


Relevant IT Security Networking Qualification


This role will be operational initially, then focus on a mix of BAU and project based work.

They are looking for someone with experience with Firewalls, gateways and web proxys and large enterprise networks, with a good few years experience.

Although the role is a 12 month contract, there is a chance of extension.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree