Security Specailist

Job Title: Security Specailist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Redfern, New South Wales
Salary: AU$750 - AU$850 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 184141_1525328889
Contact Name: Manjita Osta
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 16:28

Job Description

Applicant MUST be an Australian citizen or Australian PR holder

Contract Start: Immediately
Contract End: 6 months (potential for extension)
Location: Redfern

Brief role description:

The role of this position is to manage risk through the security engagement process and the provision of information security advice to business and the IT Directorate.

Key focus areas for this role are directly related to:

* Security expertise - provide a high level of technical security support
* Security engagement process - the capture of security requirements and review of security design
* Risk management - assessment and treatment of risks
* Compliance - assist with the maintenance of the ISMS
* Incident management - respond to serious incidents
* Policy - write security policies, standards and procedures

Specific deliverables of this contract:
* Ongoing maintenance of the security engagement process
* Risk assessments as required
* ISMS compliance and reporting activities
* Standards and procedures
* Incident response as required

Relevant skills and expertise required:
* Minimum 5 years' experience in information security, especially in a large enterprise
* Current security certification (eg. CISM, CISSP, GIAC)
* Advanced oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
* Demonstrated experience in:
o supporting a certified ISO 27001 ISMS, including responding to compliance audits
o conducting risk assessments, producing and implementing remediation plans
o system monitoring, performing incident investigations and securing forensic data
o developing, implementing and managing policies, standards and procedures