Graduate Information Security Officer - Melbourne, VIC

Graduate Information Security Officer - Melbourne, VIC

About the role:


The Graduate Information Security Officer is responsible for assisting the Head of Infrastructure and Cyber Security with the day-to-day operations of the company's information security program and will work collaboratively across all levels of the organisation to support the operations of security frameworks and technologies.



Role Responsibilities:


  • Provide first-level compliance monitoring and investigations.
  • Assist with forensics analysis and fact gathering.
  • Assist with vulnerability assessments and penetration testing for specific applications, services, networks and servers as required.
  • Perform compliance audits against approved security controls.
  • Perform alert monitoring and reviews and assist with operations of Security applications/tools including but not limited to; SIEM, Anti-Malware and End Point protection systems, Internet and e-mail gateway protection systems.
  • As directed, assist with preventative and remedial Information Security activities such as, Vulnerability Patching, Information Security Service Desk Incidents and Requests
  • Record and track IT security incidents, including but not limited to copyright violations, compromised accounts, e-mail threats, and abuse reports from various sources.



Required skills:


  • Tertiary qualifications in Cyber Security or a ICT related discipline (or working to achieve this)
  • Industry-related qualifications eg CISSP, CISM, CISA, ISO, PCI and similar certifications (preferred)
  • Solid understanding of Cyber security principles and risks
  • Ability to develop and analyse written reports and communications



About you:


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player & Collaborator
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong desire to learn and establish practical solutions
  • Emotional intelligence - self-awareness, social awareness, and social skills
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong computer skills and knowledge, some knowledge in software development, IT Infrastructure or IT networks is preferable



This role amounts to $55,582 Including superannuation for a Graduate working full-time for 12 months



Foundation Job


Health Service Company

Amount ($)

$55,582 Including superannuation

Undergrad or Postgrad


Length (M)

12 months

Working hours

Full Time

Required Residency

Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident

Application closing date 


Expected start date



Melbourne, VIC