IT Cyber Security Analysts

Job Title: IT Cyber Security Analysts
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 239684_1632972931
Contact Name: Priya Kuncham
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 30, 2021 13:49

Job Description

The Cyber Engagement Section requires the engagement of four IT Cyber Security Analysts to deliver the following services within the department's ICT cyber security environment:

  • Conduct Risk Assessments of ICT systems and applications ahead of security accreditation.
  • Coordinate and assess departmental systems accreditation and documentation requests for certification.
  • Provide advice and collaborate with departmental projects in relation to best security practices.
  • Providing input to regular reports on cyber security status and contribute to ongoing reporting for executive and various government departments.
  • Development and maintain security policy, and relevant guidance and advice.
  • Keep up to date with the latest security and technology developments Information Security Manual (ISM) with a strong focus on the ability to research/evaluate emerging cyber security threats and ways to manage them with in our current and emerging systems, networks, and zones.
  • Provide ICT security operational support when required.
  • Assist in identifying opportunities to improve the security posture of the department's network and information.
  • Raising awareness of information security issues with system owners and departmental staff.
  • Providing and transferring expert knowledge to upskill team members.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

Weighting %

  • Demonstrated written skills and experience in security accreditation documentation including SOA, SRMP, SSP, and accreditation minutes. 20%
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate security concepts and controls to technical and non-technical stakeholders. 20%
  • Demonstrated ability in providing considered security advice to stakeholders, team members and Executive. 20%
  • Facilitating and negotiating discussions to an agreeable decision 20%
  • Experience working within a program team and taking direction from the ITSA. 20%
  • Experience working with a Governance Risk and Compliance tool (such as ServiceNow or RSA Archer). (desirable)

For more information or to apply, please contact Priya Kuncham on 02 6245 1730 quoting Job Reference: 239684