Security Engineer

Health Alliance

A great opportunity to join a very experienced team within the Security Space

Friendly, Supportive, Energetic Environment
Professional Development opportunities
Penrose location
About the role

As a Security Engineer, you will be responsible for managing, monitoring and analysing emerging security issues, threats and trends, in addition to playing a key role in future security projects.

Analyse and evaluate new and existing security products and advise on implementation into existing environments without interruption to services to ensure that healthAlliance and its customers continue to be protected against current and emerging threats.

Continuously improve the implementation and configuration of existing solutions to improve efficiency, reduce false positives and enable orchestration and automation of solutions wherever possible.

You will work with internal teams and 3rd party service providers to ensure that the Cyber Intelligence Centre team is able to monitor, detect and respond to events impacting the security of healthAlliance and its customers.

To be successful you will need:

Tertiary Degree in an IT specific qualification or equivalent body of knowledge.
Relevant vendor qualifications and certifications.
Willing to obtain professional security certifications(s)
3-7 years working within an IT environment.
Minimum 2 years Security Operations experience
2 years of demonstrated ability to lead others in incident management and response, control production upgrades and respond to unexpected issues
Experience in digital computer forensic investigation and handling.
Minimum 2 years of SIEM experience including creating reports, tuning, creating content, creating and running queries, defining correlation searches
Able to demonstrate clear understanding of current threats to IT infrastructure at technical and managerial levels
Familiarity with security frameworks such as NIST, ISO 27001 / 2, OWASP
A passion for security and understanding of: antivirus & malware, EDR, sandbox, firewall, analysis, proxy, IDS/IPS, log correlation tools, network inspection, DLP and application firewall solutions.
Through commitment to our people, our customers and our communities, we aim to create an environment in which people are proud to work.

About us:

healthAlliance NZ Ltd is the largest shared services organisation in the New Zealand public health Sector. Jointly owned by the 4 northern region district health boards (DHB’s), Northland DHB, Waitemata DHB. Auckland DHB and Counties Manukau health, we have been operating successfully for 19 years.

We provide professional shared services and information systems platform for the Northern region DHBs that support high quality clinical service delivery. We work in partnership with our customers to improve healthcare outcomes in our communities and making healthcare more accessible. Our Services include Technology Services, Project and Programme Services, ITC Transformation, Customer Services and Regional Internal Audit.

Together, we’re right behind better healthcare!

If this great opportunity sounds like you, then don’t hesitate, apply now.

Applications Close: Thursday 18th February 2021

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