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The role

We are searching for a Security Engineer to join us on a permanent full-time basis. Candidates from anywhere in Australia are welcome to apply and work either remotely and/or with access to our offices across Sydney, Coffs Harbour and Queensland.

As the Security Engineer you will be responsible for managing and improving the security of Janison systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. You will undertake technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the security space at Janison, to ensure that hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organisational security controls, enabling Janison to provide and safe and secure environment both internal and external clients.

You will work closely with the wider Operations team in securing our environment and with our Cyber Security and Data Protection Officer to ensure our infrastructure adheres to our documented controls

Other duties include:

  • perform the technical implementation of security controls as outlined in Janson security documentation and work with the Cyber Security and Data protection officer to create, review and update security documentation
  • maintain the technical security controls on systems and infrastructure such as system updates, firewalls, antivirus, Web Application Firewall, SSO, MFA/2FA and other technical security controls
  • regularly review and address recommendations from Azure Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • maintain security updated for all infrastructure
  • review and manage security logging tools such as SIEM

About you

The ideal candidate will have:

  • experience with implementing and maintaining security frameworks such as ISO 27001, Australian ISM, GDPR, and ITIL
  • experience in managing the security of Azure cloud resources, such as Azure AD, Azure Defender for Cloud, Azure Virtual Machines, Azure SQL, Azure VNets, Azure Storage and Frontdoor.
  • experience in managing the security of IT systems such as Windows Server 2008-2019, network switches, firewalls, antivirus systems, Web Application Firewalls, DNS, Group Policy, Active Directory, SSO, MFA, Microsoft Intune, Microsoft IIS web servers, Microsoft SQL databases, and experience with maintaining security documentation and standards.

Next Steps

If you are looking for an organisation that will support your growth, provide you with the flexibility you need and are looking for a greater purpose to exercise your skills, then please submit your application. We can’t wait to hear from you!


About Janison

Janison is a global force for good – we exist to improve education and unlock the potential in every learner. Founded 20 years ago, we are an award-winning Australian owned, publicly listed edtech pioneer thriving on the global stage and delivering more than 10 million assessments annually in over 120 countries.

Janison’s culture is built on our commitment to our relationships with our clients, partners and each other. We empower each other, work together to ‘find a way’ and act with respect to our people, community and planet.

Benefits & Culture

People are everything to us at Janison. Our culture is collaborative, inclusive and fun, and our team have a passion for excellence and innovation.

You can expect a fantastic team environment, flexible working arrangements, and investment in your personal and professional development.

We are also proud of our highly competitive Employee Share Ownership Plan, extra leave and bonus program, which enables you to share in our company’s accelerating success.

For a glimpse into Janison’s culture initiatives, and to see our regular employee updates, follow #onejanison on LinkedIn.