Job Details
  • Reference398735B_1663648455
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted5 days ago
  • ConsultantAshleigh Blair-heykamp

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Junior Technical Security Analysts on a contract for 6 months with potential extension.

About the Role:

The Specified Personnel will be required full time to:

  • Analyse, investigate and archive technical system data and notifications with the aim of identifying trends, patterns and/or anomalies on installed countermeasures systems (e.g. Type 1/1A alarms, Access control, CCTV and other technical security systems).
  • Develop, improve and manage weekly, monthly and ad-hoc reporting processes to ensure accurate, complete and timely outputs and advice.
  • Engage with various stakeholders across DSD and DFAT, including SES, to champion improved data and analytic capabilities.
  • Support senior staff and other colleagues with data preparation, visualisation and presentation on key security items, tasks and priorities.
  • Participate in change initiatives around data governance and other data processes to improve security operations and data management.
  • Provide timely and accurate advice to post, DSD and DFAT regarding alarm anomalies/incidents.
  • Draft weekly, monthly and ad-hoc reports on alarm system data and notifications including key trends, patterns and/or anomalies.
  • Categorise, sort and archive data including alarm system and other related data.
  • Detect and report security breaches.
  • Draft and present material to enable improved data and analytic capabilities within DSD and DFAT.
  • Other duties as required by Project Officer.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience

1) Mandatory

The Contractor must be able to provide suitably qualified personnel with the skills, ability and qualifications including:

  • Experience in dealing with MS Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated capacity to participate in discussions that identify solutions to data, system or procedural issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate (spoken and written) with colleagues in a way that supports day-to-day operations.
  • Ability to assist senior staff and fellow team members to achieve organisational goals and objectives.

2) Desirable

It would be desirable for the Specified Personnel to have:

  • Experience or exposure in dealing with Type 1 or Type 1A alarm systems, Chubb software applications (e.g. Paragon and Configurator) or access control systems.
  • Degree in computer science, statistics, mathematics, economics or equivalent work experience with data analytics.
  • Working knowledge of MS Visio (for layout diagrams), HyperTerminal and IP networks.
  • Working knowledge of MS Power BI
  • Exposure to analytical or programming software packages (e.g. Python, Ruby, Splunk etc.)

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". One of our consultant will reach out. Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9934 or email for further discussion.