Technical Consultant (Servers/ Security)

Last updated 24 days ago
Job Type:Contract/Temp

  • Work for a global IT and Business Consulting firm
  • Long term contract opportunity with prestigious oil and gas client
  • Highly autonomous role based on client site and offshore (3:3:3 rotation)
  • Fixed-term contract opportunity with leave entitlements and other great benefits.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

  • Monitor, maintain and backup system configuration for servers, networks and communication equipment
  • Escalate incidents ensuring investigation, remediation, review and close
  • Review security logs and provide reports for identifying potential intrusion
  • Report Information Security events and incidents
  • Implement change management and testing procedures for network and endpoint security
  • Manage anti-virus solutions and perform security updates
  • Facilitate system and user access to applications and systems and manage access control
  • Ensure DR Plans are up to date and tested regularly
  • Participate in the planning of IT security upgrades and ensure implemented security controls work as intended
  • Verify requirements for Information Security are met before new systems are put into production
  • Maintain logical documentation and network drawings.

Skills and experience required to be successful in this role:

3+ years of OT experience (IT experience also highly desirable)

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of PLC and related communication technology/protocols
  • Experience supporting Microsoft OS and Cisco environments
  • A strong awareness of cybersecurity and measures to protect
  • Knowledge of enterprise antimalware software packages including Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager, McAfee Virus scan and ePO
  • Microsoft WSUS skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • The ability to keep calm under pressure and think logically
  • Availability for offshore rotation on a 3:3:3 rotation (Office:Offshore:R&R)
  • CCNA or equivalent preferred
  • Full work rights for Australia.