Cyber Security Operations Manager

Nine is Australia’s largest locally owned media company – the home of Australia’s most trusted and loved brands spanning News, Sport, Lifestyle, and Entertainment. We pride ourselves on creating the best content, accessed by consumers when and how they want – across Publishing, Broadcasting and Digital.

Nine’s assets include the 9Network, major mastheads such as The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian Financial Review, radio stations 2GB, 3AW, 4BC and 6PR, digital properties such as, 9Now, 9Honey, Pedestrian.TV, Drive, subscription video platform Stan and a majority investment in Domain Group.

Our Purpose: We shape culture by sparking conversations, challenging perspectives, and entertaining our communities.

We bring people together by celebrating the big occasions and connecting the everyday moments. Australia belongs here. We bring our purpose to life via three shared values: We walk the talk, turn over every stone and keep it human.

Job Description

The Security Operations Manager is part of the Group Security team, reporting to the Group Director Security to support their cyber defence by providing initial incident response activities and oversight of the SOC team.


  • Manage a team of engineers responsible for implementation and tuning of security operations tools.
  • Lead incident response and initial triage for security incidents.
  • Build, implement and manage effective cyber security risk detection processes and tools, including delivery of periodic reporting and completion of cyber security audits / tests
  • Lead technical response to cyber security incidents and threat
  • Develop content for cyber defence tools through developing requirements for the SIEM and determine tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) for intrusion sets.
  • Build and lead a team of analysts and prioritise work to provide timely detection, identification, and alerting of possible attacks/intrusions
  • Build and sustain external threat intelligence partnerships
  • Document and escalate incidents that may cause ongoing and immediate impact to the environment
  • Lead and direct event correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise to gain situational awareness and determine the effectiveness of an observed attack.


  • Tertiary qualified in related discipline combined with proven experience in security operations
  • People leadership skills
  • Technical skills in SIEM, incident response, forensics, DLP, vulnerability management, WAF, identity management
  • Ability to lead incident response
  • Forensic analysis

Additional Information

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion:

At Nine, we are committed to fostering a workforce that embraces all aspects of diversity and inclusion and where practices are equitable to ensure our people experience a sense of belonging. From day one, you'll be encouraged to bring your whole self to work and will be supported to perform at your best. Should you require any adjustments to the recruitment process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and of all ages, nationalities, backgrounds and cultures.

Disclaimer: Nine does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Nine is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


Posted: July 2, 2024
Closing: July 20, 2024
North Sydney, NSW
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