Security Engineer



SA Other
Government / Local Government
State Government


  • Possible extensions
  • Growth in a state government role

  • 6-month contract 
  • State Government Agency 
  • SA Adelaide Location 

About the company
Karlka Recruiting Group has partnered with a State Government Agency to engage a Security Engineer. This position is located in their busy SA office for an initial 6-month contract.
About the Position
We are looking for a skilled Security Engineer to join our team to support security operations. The ideal candidate will have experience with the management and configuration of firewalls as well as designing and implementing security measures for networks. Candidates may also possess a strong background in security operations. If you are passionate about security engineering and have experience with firewall technologies such as Check Point apply now to be part of our team.


  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to understand security needs and assess/action requests.
  • Day to day maintenance and configuration of firewalls.
  • Implement and maintain security controls to protect internal resources from cyber threats.
  • Conduct security assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities and recommend remediation actions.
  • Monitor security logs and alerts to detect and respond to security incidents in a timely manner.
  • Collaborate with other security team members to develop and implement security policies
    and procedures.
  • Provide security guidance and support to other IT teams.
  • Stay up to date with the latest security trends and technologies, recommending new approaches to enhance security posture.
  • Document security configurations, processes, and procedures, 


  • This is a hands-on role, and the successful candidate will be expected to be comfortable in designing, configuring and operating technical security capabilities.
  •  Minimum of 3 years’ experience in security engineering, with a focus on firewall technologies and a preference for experience with Check Point firewalls.

Benefits working with this Client

  • Possible extensions
  • Growth in a state government role  

Benefits working with Karlka Recruiting Group 

  • Weekly pay  
  • Ongoing support: Pre, during and post placement 
  • Dedicated consultant per contract
  • Employee Assistance Program available
  • Our agency supports Indigenous communities 

How to Apply
Apply now to be considered for submission to our client by 09/05/2024
Consultant:  Shynata 
Email for questions only:
*Please apply through this portal. Any applications through email may be missed.

Nyiyaparli and other Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

   Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further discussion.
Applications received after the due date may be considered for similar roles.


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