SOC Incident Commander

  • Australia
  • Melbourne
  • Permanent
  • AU$140000 - AU$180000 per annum
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Genuine opportunities for growth
  • International insurance organization

Job Summary:

Our client is an international insurance organization who is looking SOC Analyst level 3 – Incident Commander, to play a crucial role in protecting the organization’s digital assets and infrastructure from cyber threats. You will lead and coordinate incident response activities, promptly detecting, analyzing, and responding to security incidents to minimize their impact and prevent future occurrences.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and coordinate incident response activities, following global SOC response procedures.
  • Monitor security alerts and incidents to identify potential threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct thorough analysis of security incidents and recommend appropriate response actions.
  • Perform forensic analysis and investigations to determine the root cause and impact of incidents.
  • Develop and maintain incident response playbooks, standard operating procedures, and communication protocols.
  • Utilize security monitoring tools to detect potential security incidents and conduct threat hunting activities.
  • Collaborate with threat intelligence teams to enhance detection and response strategies.
  • Execute timely containment, eradication, and recovery activities in response to security incidents.
  • Prepare accurate incident reports and maintain comprehensive documentation.
  • Collaborate with legal and compliance teams to ensure regulatory compliance.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a dedicated incident response role within a Security Operations Center (SOC) environment.
  • Strong knowledge of incident response methodologies, tools, and industry frameworks (e.g., NIST CSF, MITRE ATT&CK).
  • Knowledge of malware analysis techniques, digital forensics, and memory analysis.
  • Knowledge of security frameworks and standards such as ISO 27001, Australian Government PSPF / ISM., NIST, GDPR, PCI DSS.

To find out more information contact Luther Borgas on 03 9236 7755 or email you resume to to fast track your application.

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