Security Architect

Security Architect

Job Title: Security Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Reference: 2912635
Contact Name: Nicole McCann
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2019 19:15

Job Description

The System Security Architect/Engineer is responsible for liaising closely with the Certification and Accreditation Authorities responsible for describing the cyber security threats and risks with delivery of a solution.
The System Security Architect/Engineer will develop the security architecture/design for Cyber Security capabilities whilst working cohesively and flexibly with the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) stakeholders and more widely with the Australian Signals Directorate and industry stakeholders.
The Capability delivered will enhance Australia’s National Cyber Security.

Major Responsibilities:     

  1. Determine security requirements by evaluating business strategies and leading threat risk assessment activities; research information security standards; conduct system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments.
  2. Review existing system security measures, recommend and implement enhancements.
  3. Expert knowledge of and ability to produce architectural solutions that meet the Australian Government Protective Security Policy Framework (PSPF and the Australian Government Information Security Manual (ISM).
The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 5.

Must hold either a current Top Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) security clearance OR have held a TSPV in the previous 12 month period (which has since been downgraded).

Candidates that do not meet the requirements will not be contacted or considered.

Applications close 12 April.

Contact Nicole for further details. 1300 944 936