Job Description

Eligibility for an Australian Government Security Clearance is mandatory for this role (must be an Australian Citizen) and current Baseline security clearance would be highly advantageous.

The Security Lead / Assurance SME will have demonstrated experience and comprehensive knowledge of key security process and controls required for large transformational IT program.

The candidate must be able to demonstrate sound knowledge in security solution and technical design in one or more domains such as:

  • Cloud Security (include containerised/micro-services platform);
  • DevSecOps;
  • Identity and Access Management;
  • Application Security
  • Security Risk and Compliance such as PSPF/ISM;

Key responsibilities:

  • Security Program Delivery
    • Driving, supervising and reviewing security technology diagnosis and assessment activities
    • Identifying opportunities for security technology-related improvement based on benchmark data and doing high-level cost benefit analysis
    • Developing a high-level security architecture/design which supports a robust technology solution, taking into account the user requirements, technical requirements, etc.
    • Driving security technology architecture and infrastructure design activities
    • Reviewing and supervising security design components
    • Developing security design and transition approaches
    • Driving and supervising security technology build, test and deployment activities
    • Managing security related projects
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Technical Skill Requirements

  • Strong background in the information and cyber security domain within international financial services organisations.
  • Professional auditors or experienced information/cyber security professional with deep subject matter expertise/knowledge.
  • Experience of enterprise security architecture and information/cyber security concepts for Australian Federal Government and Financial Industry.
  • Experience in PSPF/ISM and PCI preferred
  • Experience in penetration testing preferred
  • Deep expertise in two of the following IT Security domains, and a broad knowledge of all other IT Security domains.
    • Infrastructure/Cloud Security
    • Identify and Access Management
    • Application Security
    • Data Protection
    • Vulnerability Management (application security; infrastructure security; and configuration compliance monitoring)
    • Security monitoring and response
    • Security Operations

Neeraja Sanem is the Recruiter managing this role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a fair and timely process.

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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