Security Analyst at Employment Hero

Information Technology and Services, Information Technology, Full-time, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney analytics full-time
Posted 13 days ago

Employment Hero is a genuine disrupter within the HR and Fintech space and we have recently received a capital raise to accelerate our spot as Australia's first and leading all-in-one HR, Payroll and Benefits Platform.

You will be part of a dynamic business that challenges the status quo and sets the benchmark for others to follow. You'll be part of an open, team-oriented and rewards-based culture where your input is encouraged and your success is rewarded! We're entering an exciting period of growth and we're on the lookout for a standout Security Analyst to complement our existing security team.

This role will see you join a progressive company at the forefront of HR, Payroll & Benefits technologies with the opportunity to grow and develop with us. This role will be part of a Business Operations team which reports directly to the CTO. The team's purpose is to create processes and procedures to ensure that the information assets of Employment Hero are protected.

Key Responsibilities

  • Information security risk management
  • Addressing questions related to all aspects of information security from all aspects of the business; clients, sales, partnerships and support.
  • Answering security questionnaires, eg. RFPs
  • Researching information security standards, including:
    • ISO/IEC 27001:2013
    • OWASP
  • Writing security policies for ISO/IEC 27001:2013
  • Business-wide risk assessments to determine the policies and controls required to improve security posture
  • Implementing and maintaining security controls
  • Maintaining existing security policies to ensure that they are up to standard
  • Creating and maintaining Security Packs for the Sales team


  • High interest for risk management
  • High attention to detail
  • Not afraid of reading policies and regulations, Legalese
  • You are inquisitive, not afraid to ask questions
  • You are eager to learn new things
  • You’re wanting hands-on experience in the workforce
  • You don’t want to be an anonymous employee in a giant organisation
  • You like to solve problems

What you can look forward to :

  • Self, health, wealth, happiness initiatives
  • Seasonal Ping-Pong Tournaments <---- this gets pretty serious...
  • Friday all hands - (post covid restrictions; a fully stocked beer, wine and soft drink fridge)
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Return to work bonus for primary carers
  • Continuing education/ post-graduate assistance program
  • Employee rewards program
  • Lunchtime Yoga class
  • Weekly fresh fruit
  • Quarterly & yearly team celebrations
  • Employee Benefits and discounts on products and services through our third party partners and our benefits platform