Title:  Security Operations Engineer


Bentleigh East, Victoria, AU

About us

At Officeworks we make bigger things happen. Our customers, our team, and our community are our heart and soul. And if our brilliant people have taught us anything, it is that we can do all kinds of incredible things, each and every day.


Fast paced. Innovative. Inspiring. With more than 8000 team members and a national footprint of more than 165 retail stores Australia wide – we’re focused on delivering a wide range, low price and great service. We’re about inspiring new ideas and thinking outside the box. We’re about kicking goals, having a laugh and pushing each other. We are about being rewarded and supported. We’re about teaching a customer something new and supporting the community. We’re about making a difference.

About the role

We are excited to announce permanent opportunity for an experienced Security Engineer- Security Operations to join the Officeworks IT team. The position will assist the IT Security Operations Manager to plan, co-ordinate, assess and implement security measures to protect Officeworks systems and data from unauthorised access and disclosure.  

You will perform day to day security operational activities including monitoring of security events, security vulnerability scan and security incident management. This will include activities like:

  • Investigating and responding to security incidents within the environment. 
  • Maintaining the Vulnerability Management platform and supporting related processes 
  • Monitoring and tuning the LogRhythm SIEM platform 
  • Monitor/remediate issues/complete tasks in the Security queues/backlog 
  • Support the IT Security Operations team and wider business in implementation/adoption of security tools and processes. 

About you

Our ideal candidate will hold relevant tertiary qualifications’ and industry certifications in either CompTIA Security+, SSCP, CISSP.

You demonstrate a least 3 years’ experience in a similar role as well as experience working with key legislative, regulatory and industry-based obligations (PCI-DSS, Privacy Act etc).

In addition, you are familiar with concepts and processes relating to security monitoring and SIEM and demonstrate the ability to present complex technical and security information into simple business language.

You thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and pride yourself on your ability to form meaningful relationships with your team and key business stakeholders.

Our culture

It’s all in a day’s work when you’re part of the Officeworks community – where you’re not defined by who you are, but what you can do. We celebrate our teams’ uniqueness by offering the below to the Officeworks family:

  • An inclusive, diverse, and supportive environment.
  • Flexible working arrangements to best support your individual needs.
  • A key focus on wellbeing and safety.
  • Generous discounts at Officeworks, Kmart, Target and Catch.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to progress your career.
  • Industry leading Growing Families policy and access to Circle In portal for Working Families.


At Officeworks, we operate best when our team represents the communities we serve. We proudly commit to providing a safe and supportive work environment for everyone. We actively encourage applications from all candidates, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people with disabilities.

Officeworks is a ‘Circle Back Initiative’ employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.