Detection Engineer (NV1) - IT Consultancy

  • up to $180k + superannuation
  • Canberra, Australia
  • Permanent
  • Enterprise
  • Enterprise Networking

We are working with an IT consultancy that provide cloud solutions, security, networking, and managed services among their offerings..

They have a positive and open work environment that emphasizes employee development and client satisfaction!  They are now seeking a Detection Engineer (NV1) to join their team! 

As a Detection Engineer working with our client, you will play a pivotal role in incident detection and response, monitoring, and handling responses. Leveraging your expertise in Splunk and Sentinel, you will contribute to the continuous enhancement of our client's cybersecurity posture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Incident Detection and Response: Utilize advanced tools and techniques, including Splunk and Sentinel, to identify and analyze potential security incidents, promptly responding to mitigate threats and minimize impact.
  • Monitoring and Analysis: Monitor security events and alerts to proactively identify potential vulnerabilities or breaches, conducting in-depth analysis to understand the scope and severity of threats.
  • Security Operations Center (SOC) Support: Collaborate with SOC teams to provide real-time support and guidance, assisting in the development and implementation of effective security strategies and protocols.
  • Threat Intelligence Integration: Stay abreast of the latest cybersecurity threats and trends, integrating threat intelligence into detection and response processes to enhance overall security posture.
  • SOAR Automation (Desirable): If experienced, contribute to the development and implementation of Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) solutions to streamline and automate incident response workflows.


  • NV1 Security Clearance (Baseline Clearance can be considered)
  • Proficiency in Splunk and Sentinel
  • Experience working within various SOC environments
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CEH, or Splunk certifications (desirable)

Perks and Benefits:

  • Fully remote position
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth
  • Company support for certification acquisition, including dedicated study time
  • Exposure to diverse projects and technologies, avoiding silos
  • Competitive compensation package


  • up to $180k + superannuation

*This role offers Remote Working arrangements, however preference will be in Canberra, ACT**

If you are interested, get in touch and apply today! 

Mitchell Cole Senior Network Consultant APAC

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