Security Subject Matter Expert

Security Subject Matter Expert

Job Title: Security Subject Matter Expert
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-23 00:00:00
Reference: V-37041
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2020 17:47

Job Description

Seeking a Security Subject Matter Expert to do policy analysis, user research and design activities for the whole-of-government Hosting Strategy

The Role:

The Department is setting up a multi-disciplinary team to deliver the whole of government Hosting Strategy.
The role of the security subject matter expert will be to do policy analysis, user research and design activities for the whole-of-government Hosting Strategy. You will be responsible for applying your domain knowledge to align industry and government needs, requirements, operations and commercial motivations, in order to identify and control risk. Supply chain risk will be a core area to address.
As part of the Hosting and Secure Cloud strategy team you will apply the Service Design and Delivery Process to meet the Digital Service Standard, resulting in an up-to-date, accurate, assumption-free understanding of the Australian data centre landscape.
This will inform advice/recommendations for decision making, strategy, briefing material and development of the Hosting Certification Framework. It will also help shape whole-of-government advice about the hosting, processing and securing of data managed by Australian Government agencies.
Depending upon progress, you may also assist in achieving other Hosting Strategy objectives.

Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria
  • Minimum two year’s experience in managing and delivering ICT and / or data centre security operations - 40%
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and deploying security policies, in ideally with addressing supply chain risks - 35%
  • Proven experience with APS security practices defined in the PSPF and ISM - 25%

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 6 Month Contract with 1 x 6 Month extension option

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. NV1 Security Clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 29 January 2020  

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 Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information