Careers at Anglicare

Cyber Threat Hunter

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Work type: Permanent Full-Time
Location: Norwest, NSW
Categories: Information Technology
  • Permanent Full Time Opportunity for a Cyber Threat Hunter
  • Work for one of Australia's largest aged care providers
  • Hybrid role with the Head Office conveniently located in Norwest Business Park

Come and join an organisation with over 160 years’ experience caring for people, including those in need. Join a diverse team of 4,000 hardworking employees and 2,000 faithful volunteers, who serve our community with compassion that transforms.

With more than 300 unique roles across Anglicare, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to grow and develop your career … at the same time as making a real difference for real people.

Our values of Justice, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence allow you to do the best work of your life!

To find out more please visit: Anglicare Aged Care & Community Services - Sydney & Surrounds

About the role:

The Cyber Threat Hunter role is responsible for proactively identifying and mitigating cyber threats within the organisation's endpoints, on-premises, and cloud infrastructures. This position requires expertise in threat hunting methodologies, familiarity with EDR and XDR technologies such as, but not limited to, Darktrace and SentinelOne, and the ability to develop and leverage automation tools to enhance threat detection capabilities. Additionally, the role entails familiarity with the MITRE ATT&CK framework and cyber kill chains to better understand and respond to sophisticated cyber threats.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Proactively hunt for advanced threats and anomalies within Anglicare's endpoints, on-premises, and cloud infrastructures.
  • Utilise EDR and XDR technologies for threat detection and analysis.
  • Develop and implement custom automation tools and scripts to enhance threat hunting capabilities beyond standard security solutions.
  • Investigate and respond to security incidents identified during threat hunting activities.
  • Collaborate with the incident response team to contain and mitigate cyber threats effectively.
  • Collaborate with the Operations and Infrastructure teams around threat management and mitigation.
  • Stay abreast of the latest cyber threats, attack techniques, and security trends.
  • Continuously refine and optimise threat hunting techniques and tools to improve detection capabilities.
  • Apply knowledge of the MITRE ATT&CK framework and cyber kill chains to enhance threat hunting strategies.
  • Document findings from threat hunting activities, including identified threats, indicators of compromise (IOCs), techniques, tactics and processes (TTPs) utilised and recommended mitigation strategies.


Essential Criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information security, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in cyber threat hunting and incident response roles.
  • Familiarity, and exposure to, with EDR and XDR technologies.
  • Experience in developing and leveraging automation tools for threat detection and analysis.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in cybersecurity roles.

Want to join? We offer:

  • Flexible, supportive work environment that provides the opportunity to do your best the most rewarding work of your life
  • Opportunities for career progression, professional development and training
  • Treehouse benefits and rewards, including discounts to 400 retail, accommodation and entertainment
  • Regular individual and group supervision (reflective practice), ongoing 1:1 mentoring, strong team support and a comprehensive induction program
  • Fitness Passport with discounts to over 800 gyms for you and your family
  • Tax benefits through salary packaging options as a not-for-profit organisation
  • A safe and healthy workplace culture
  • A fun, supportive, and engaged team

For further information about this opportunity, please email our recruitment team at

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.

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