Senior Cyber Security Officer

Senior Cyber Security Officer

Job Title: Senior Cyber Security Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-10-03
Reference: V-36698
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2019 15:03

Job Description

The Role:

The Department is seeking to recruit a Senior Cyber Security Officer. This is a senior role in ICT Security with a major focus, and high impact, on delivering quality Risk assessments, Agency Policy and in accordance with governance frameworks. This role would suit someone with a minimum of five years of experience in Cybersecurity. The role is responsible for supporting and contributing to major initiatives within the agency to ensure the identification of IT Security risk, mitigations and transition to BAU IT Security functions. These are the development of Department-wide cyber risk register, delivery of risk assessments supporting key Department initiatives, development of IT security policy advice and guidance, development of IT Security plans practices and procedures, and delivering analysis and problem resolution.

Skills and Experience Required:

Experience in delivering IT Security services in accordance with the Australian Government Information Security Manual and Protective Security Policy Framework

Experience in Enterprise-wide IT Security Architecture analysis and design including strong business engagement skills

Proven ability to work independently, under limited supervision, with strong attention to detail, in order to achieve agreed deliverables

Demonstrated minimum of 5 years experience working in a government sector across ICT Risk and Security Management

Location and Contract Term: Canberra based role. 12-month contract with extension options of up to 2 years pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. An NV2 or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 9 October.

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly Shockley 1300 944 936 for any further information