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Senior Cyber Security Officer

Ref: BROADBEAN_089181592543458

on 19 June 2020
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Contract Type

One of our premium government is looking for multiple Cyber Security Officer for a 12 month contract with 2 x 12 month extension options. The occupant of this role, in collaboration with Cyber Security team members, conducts security risk assessments and develops cyber security focussed architecture advice and solutions for business and infrastructure stakeholders and allied practices including Physical Security and HR.

The Role:

This role provides a powerful value-add to the OCIO by ensuring that existing and new services not only meet business needs but are cyber risk managed based on best practice information security principles. This position also engages with other domain architects to support the secure transformation of ICT Service delivery models, including APIs, into cloud hosted environments that the client and many other agencies are currently undertaking.

Core duties:

  • Ensure compliance with the Australian Government Information Security Manual and Protective Security Policy Framework.
  • Investigate, document, and report on information security issues and emerging trends.
  • Engage with project stakeholders to drive outcomes to achieve business benefits, meet business requirements and deliver innovation, risk and value objectives.
  • Support the wider security team in monitoring, analysing, and trending log data for many data sources
  • Perform log analysis, threat research and hunting, and cyber intelligence risk assessments.
  • Creating and circulating documentation to showcase procedures to assist with knowledge sharing across business units.

The succesful candidate will have the following:

  • Proven experience in delivering IT Security services in accordance with Australian Government Information Security Manual and Protective Security Policy Framework

  • Proven experience in Enterprise wide IT Security Architecture analysis and design including strong business engagement skills. Experience in cloud technologies and design.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience working in a complex entity across ICT Risk and Security Management.
  • Proven experience working in a multi-disciplinary team, building rapport and managing stakeholder expectations

NV2 is preferred

How to apply

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