Security Analyst

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At Aurion, we’ve been the trusted people and payroll partner of Australian businesses for over 35 years. We are committed to delivering exceptional people and payroll solutions to make life work better for our customers.

Our powerful, industry-leading people and payroll software supports hundreds of Australian businesses to have simple, effective solutions to meet their unique and complex requirements.

As a part of our Cyber Security team, this role is responsible for monitoring, analysing, reporting and supporting our cyber security strategy and objectives. Working closely with our Cybersecurity & Compliance Manager and Cloud Services team, our Security Analyst will liaise with multiple departments across the Aurion business and play a key role in furthering and maintaining our robust security protocols.


  • Support day-to-day operations of our existing security solutions and ensure controls are kept up-to-date
  • Regularly review security dashboards, consoles and reports to ensure awareness of potential risks and issues
  • Coordinate and contribute to our internal and external Cyber Security reviews, assessments, scans, penetration tests and audits
  • Execute security scans and assessments of our enterprise IT infrastructure, systems and applications
  • Create and maintain quality and accurate security documentation, including policies, procedures and threat intelligence reports
  • Investigate avenues to improve upon existing threat detection and hunting capabilities

Skills and experience

  • Strong knowledge of current security threats, techniques, and landscape.
  • Familiarity with Windows and Linux Operating Systems and working knowledge of cloud environments such as AWS.
  • Familiarity working based on security standards and architecture standards (e.g. ISO 27001, ISM, PSPF, Essential 8)
  • Experience in Incident Response, Vulnerability Management, End Point Detection, Data Loss Prevention and working with a SIEM.
  • Highly desirable to have prior experience in designing and tuning security use cases
  • Highly desirable demonstrated experience of scripting/programming with Python or shell scripts
  • Advantageous to have prior experience with the Atlassian suite
  • Strong attention to detail alongside critical and analytical thinking
  • Demonstrate a high level of written and verbal communication
  • Effective stakeholder and relationship management

Benefits of joining our team

  • Training, guidance, and assistance provided to further your career development
  • Competitive salary package
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Great team culture
  • Future career opportunities in a thriving tech business
  • Employee benefits including flexible work arrangements, health checks, employee assistance program and much more!
  • The security of joining a trusted and established Australian brand

Our people are integral to our success. As part of the Aurion team you can look forward to receiving strong support to progress in your role and enjoy a friendly, respectful, collaborative culture. At Aurion, fantastic work is done by fantastic people, and you have the opportunity to work with true industry experts.

Rated an HRD Employer of Choice for 3 years in a row, we offer a range of industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Salary sacrificing options
  • Learning and career development opportunities
  • Hybrid working arrangements available
  • Generous parental leave, career breaks, study leave and unpaid leave
  • Recognition and rewards program

Diversity and inclusion is key to our success at Aurion. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply #work180.

We also encourage individuals with disabilities to apply. We will provide the right physical environment and support for anyone to enjoy equal access to the right employment opportunities, from the interview process and beyond.

If this job interests you but you aren’t certain if you meet all the requirements, we encourage you to still apply.

We’re excited to welcome our new team member. If this opportunity sounds right for you, then please submit an application.