Senior Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst

Location: Sydney, New South Wales AU


Job Number: 465

External Description:

Senior Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst (Remote or Office Based)

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a leading global data, analytics, and technology company, supporting customers across 24 countries. We are devoted to building a diverse and inclusive culture, where employees engage in interesting and challenging work helping people live their financial best. We believe that the best way to do so is by working together and giving our employees the freedom and flexibility to create their own work-life balance. Our company has been serving the Australian and New Zealand markets for over 60 years and have continuously challenged ourselves to do better whilst consistently producing strong financial results.

The perks of being an Equifax employee within the IT team?

Here at Equifax we are undertaking an exciting Global Technological Transformation with a customer-centric, cloud native approach. While security is at the forefront of our technology offerings, we are also reducing complexities in our systems to create better outcomes for our customers. This includes decommissioning legacy applications, servers, data platforms and data centers

Our people are important to us and we are devoted in ensuring that lives outside of work are supported and a successful work-life balance is achieved. We offer additional leave days as we recognise the importance of taking time out, whether that’s to catch up on some rest, celebrate a birthday, or give back to our community by volunteering. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people and provide discounted health cover and offer 24/7 support through our employee assistance program.

What You’ll Do:

As a Senior Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst at Equifax, you will provide incident response and analytic capabilities to an enterprise wide cybersecurity program. The successful candidate will possess technical knowledge and experience performing incident response, threat hunting, network and system monitoring, malware analysis, and has performed cyber incident related digital forensics. The position will include a robust assortment of security projects that support the Global Security team.

 What are we looking for?

  • 8 years plus general information security experience
  • 3 years plus experience in a Security Incident Response role
  • Strong research, analytical, writing a briefing skills
  • Experience mentoring and developing a team
  • A keen passion for Cyber Security

 Extra Points for any of the following:

  • GIAC Sans Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) credentials
  • SANS FOR508: Advanced Incident Response, Threat Hunting, and Digital Forensics
  • Experience using a cloud platform such as Google, Azure or AWS

 Success Attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

  • Accountable
  • Brave
  • Curious
  • Collaborative
  • Individualist
  • Trustworthy
  • Dedicated

 At Equifax, there is no such thing as the 'perfect candidate'

Seeing responsibilities and competencies laid out on paper can be confronting. At this stage of the application process, sometimes imposter syndrome can creep in and mess with our confidence. Please know, we list these items to give you an opportunity to show us your potential and how you can grow and transform with us. 

Your ability to demonstrate that you possess/have the real potential to develop the required capabilities, knowledge, experience and qualifications to perform in our roles is what we would like to hear from you. Where possible, you should support your claims with specific examples of what you have done and how you did it. 

 However you identify, and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come to work every day! 





Job Number: J00111826

Community / Marketing Title: Senior Cyber Security Incident Response Analyst

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