Lead Penetration Tester

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Full time
Contact: Origin Energy
Email: email Origin
Reference: 54901-en_GB_1505460334

  • Step into a role that gives you exposure to various areas of the business
  • Location: Sydney, NSW
  • Application close date: 29th September 2017


An integral part of Australia's energy future, we explore, produce, generate and sell energy to power millions of Australian homes and businesses every day, keeping them going and growing.

Origin offers exciting and rewarding career opportunities - from project management and leadership, to technical and engineering. Working for Origin can take you all over Australia - in the field, as well as in the office - or around the world. With global energy demand growing, Origin is looking for new ways to meet that need and create tomorrow's energy solutions. It's an exciting time to be a part of Origin.

The Role

This newly created position offers an exciting opportunity to perform penetration testing to pro-actively identify security vulnerabilities in critical technology solutions for Digital, Cloud, on-premise IT, OT and systems. Performing pro-active 'hunting' and vulnerability scanning across the Origin environment to identify missing security patches, configuration errors or other security issues, you will work collaboratively with the IT infrastructure team to secure core IT services that underpin Origin's operations. This includes securing the user computing environments, servers, networking and voice infrastructure.

Reporting to the Chief Security Officer, your core accountabilities will include:
  • Providing penetration testing services
  • Vulnerability management services
  • Active hunting of security exposures across the environment
  • Develop technical security standards and guidance material to minimise security vulnerabilities in core IT infrastructure
Is This You?

An experienced Penetration Testing professional, with a passion and interest in cyber Security and in the energy industry, you have a solid understanding of global standards and best practice. You have worked with Rapid7 security solutions and ideally certified in CREST. The successful candidate can demonstrate considerable experience with Security analytics and hands on experience with a variety of tools. Given the business-facing nature of Origin's Security function, you need a demonstrable ability to build strong relationships with multiple stakeholders.

We embrace the diversity of our people and flexible working arrangements to ensure our workforce is representative of the communities that we serve.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples are encouraged to apply.

If dynamic and challenging career opportunities and workplace flexibility are important to you, go with the employer that thinks differently.

For more information, please contact Nezar Asyo on 03 8665 7551.

Job Requisition: 54901