Threat Detection Engineer

  • Threat Detection Engineer
  • ACT
  • Long Term Federal Contract
  • $150-$180/hr

Ignite are seeking a skilled professional with a minimum of 5 years cyber security experience to to join one of our well-known Federal Government clients as a Threat Detection Engineer. This client strives to encourage the sustainable growth of Australian systems including the delivery of a national innovation system to drive knowledge creation, international competitiveness and greater productivity.
Role and Responsibilities can include:
  • Maintain the threat intelligence integrations across the SOC technology stack.
  • Develop use cases based off threat models, system risks, vulnerabilities, intelligence, incident reports and industry frameworks.
  • Develop the detection rule syntax associated with use cases within the SIEM and EDR technologies.
Successful Candidates Will Have:
  • Content development with at least 2 SIEM technologies (Splunk, Elastic, Q-Radar, MS Sentinel)
  • Experience in a detection engineering practice
  • An understanding of the sigma detection rule syntax
  • Experience with SOAR technologies and playbook development
  • Experience with EDR technologies (Carbon Black, CrowdStrike, Defender ATP)
  • Professional Certifications, such as GIAC
  • Minimum 5 years of cyber security operations experience
You must be an Australian Citizen with the ability to Obtain a Baseline Security Clearance to be considered for this role due to federal government security regulations. Hybrid arrangements are considered on a case-to-case basis.
For more information or a confidential discussion please click APPLY NOW or reach out at
Holt Fowler | 02 6113 7542 | ID 368598

Canberra (Canberra)
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Holt Fowler