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Security Analyst

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Work type: Full time - Permanent
Location: Sydney
Categories: Technology

About us

As a leading international law firm headquartered in Asia and recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, King & Wood Mallesons offers a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world, we work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for our clients.


  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Flexible and agile working
  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare
  • Corporate gym memberships, flu vaccinations, skin checks, discounts on health, general insurance and other products and services
  • Swap pay for leave and Time in Lieu
  • Mobility around our network when opportunities arise

About the role

This is a new position which will give the successful candidate responsibility for a wide remit including:

  • Providing analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices
  • Providing Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident
  • Providing threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services
  • Investigating, documenting and reporting on information security issues
  • Integrating and sharing information with other analysts and other teams
  • Driving innovation by analysing and interpreting data to test and inform a new initiative or approach
  • Accountability for the successful completion of multiple, individual projects simultaneously
  • Communicating effectively by contributing significantly to the development and delivery of a variety of written and visual documents for diverse audiences
  • Managing change and demonstrating adaptability by embracing change and adjusting priorities or processes and approach as needs dictate
  • Accountability for successes and failures related to individual and team-based project work assignments; actively present suggestions for solution(s), if objectives not met
  • Responding to client security audits from time to time
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned

Please see the attached position description for further information.Download File Security Analyst - PD.pdf

 What qualification and skills are we looking for?

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • 1+ years' experience as a Security/Network Administrator or equivalent knowledge
  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (Firewall, SIEM, EDR, Mitre Att&ck Framework, intrusion detection systems)
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, network analysis, security of applications, scripting
  • Knowledge of common Internet protocols and applications

Why work with us?

We want to be the law firm clients love to work with and a great place to work and grow for our people. It’s important to us and our clients that you our people find working at KWM an enjoyable and rewarding experience.  

We know our people value flexibility around when and where they work. So we are committed to offering a more adaptable way to work, we call this Agile Working.

Growth conversations and real-time feedback is also a priority.  So whether it’s more targeted and meaningful conversations around professional and personal development, regular feedback, coaching or developing infrastructure, we want to help our people grow. 

How to apply

Please apply by selecting the "apply now" link below and completing an online application form.

For further information on this role, please contact Emma Mahoney, Senior Resourcing Consultant at emma.mahoney@au.kwm.com.

King & Wood Mallesons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to principles of diversity and inclusion. Applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

If you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident, you must hold all visas and other approvals necessary for you to work for the firm in Australia.

Agencies - please note that we are not currently accepting applications from agencies for this role.

All job applications must be submitted through kwm.com, Seek, LinkedIn or an authorised agency, applications through any other third party websites will not be accepted.

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