Security Analyst at Swyftx

Full-Time, R&D, Milton, Brisbane, AU brisbane analytics full-time
Posted 27 days ago

Swyftx is an innovative fin-tech scaleup, rapidly building a name for itself as Australia’s most feature-rich and best-priced digital currency exchange. With over 500,000 users and growing fast, we are building an exceptional team to support this fantastic growth. We’re putting our people’s values, and our customer’s experience first, with our sights set on becoming Australia’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and next billion-dollar success story.

Our platform is evolving continuously, and we work hard to uphold our high standards for new and improved features. To support our growth, Swyftx is searching for Security Analyst who will be a key contributor within the Security Team, R&D, and across Swyftx as a whole. You will perform accurate and in-depth analysis of correlated logs and security alerts with a focus on the classification of events that constitute security incidents

About the opportunity

It’s not often that you have the opportunity to work on such a new and evolving platform, where you can truly make an impact – but at Swyftx you can do just that. It’s a fast paced, but fun environment where you’ll be encouraged and supported to do your best work. You’ll be joining a talented, highly collaborative team working to reduce risk across the company. Your overall goal will be to contribute to the development and execution of our overall Cyber Security strategy, focusing on monitoring and responding to security threats, ensuring the safety and security of Swyftx and its customers.

What you'll do:

  • Engage in the continuous research of emerging cyber threats
  • Identify risks, issues and mitigating actions
  • Assist Senior analysts with performing incident response and forensic analysis of compromised systems
  • Any other reasonable duties as requested by Swyftx Leaders
  • Implement detective, preventative, and corrective measures against cyber threats
  • Develop procedures, playbooks and workflows
  • Execute remediation processe

Key Relationships

As a Security Analyst at Swyftx, your key relationships will be with:

  • The Head of Security as your direct Leader
  • Security Operations Leads
  • Your wider Security Team
  • Engineers across R&D
  • Colleagues across all other Swyftx departments

About you:

  • Passionate about cyber security & proactive learning of threat landscape.
  • Exposure to Cloud Infrastructure Security (AWS or any other public one) & Application/API security.
  • Good knowledge and experience with SIEM/EDR/SOAR solutions – (bonus points for experience with Microsoft Azure Sentinel, Windows Defender and CrowdStrike Falcon).
  • Solid understanding of MITRE ATT&CK techniques/sub-techniques.
  • Appropriate professional certifications, e.g. CompTIA Security+, CEH, GCIH, GCIA, SANS or any other relevant industry certifications
  • Prior experience in any of the following is highly desirable.
  • Active threat hunting (open source or commercial tooling: Intrusion analysis, managed or enterprise information security services, endpoint forensics (Windows, MAC, or Linux), malware analysis, penetration testing, network defence, threat hunting, information security consulting.

Life at Swyftx

You will experience first-hand what it means to say “I did that” as you watch your ideas and visions become a reality, impacting thousands of people every day. We are a culture that values learning and training, career growth and setting our people up for success.

Some of our perks and benefits include:

  • Unlimited fee-free trading
  • Career growth, training, mentorship, and development opportunities
  • Social activities, game breaks and end of month awards
  • Fully stocked kitchen, breakfast and lunch foods, unlimited fresh fruit, snacks and kombucha
  • Wellbeing perks such as weekly massages with a sports physio, tennis lessons, yoga and breathwork classes
  • Swyftx supports a hybrid working environment

At Swyftx we are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics that our people possess, and we are committed to providing a working environment where everyone is included and treated with respect.

Interested? Please the 'Apply Now' button and we look forward to hearing from you.

You will have the rights to legally work in Australia, sponsorship options are not available for this role. We have an internal Talent Acquisition function, and therefore are not accepting approaches from recruitment agencies.