Cyber Security Advisor

Location: Sydney CBD
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 24 days ago
Contact: Geetha Menon
Reference: 261364

Large Federal government client based at Sydney CBD are looking for a Cyber Security Advisor for a 6 months contract with potential extensions.

Skills/Expereince Required

  • Design, implementation and operation of SAAS/PAAS/IAAS cloud data management platforms and transformation of services to use cloud.
  • Preparation of organisations for IRAP assessment.
  • Production of system authorisation documentation, requiring application of the Information Security Manual, the Essential Eight and technical risk management.
  • Working insights into the Australian Federal Government environment, modern cloud data technologies, Microsoft cloud data platforms and services, Azure, working in an agile team.
  • Comfort with both technical and business level discussions.
  • Recent relevant experience in a regulatory, financial and government context transforming services will be highly beneficial. Relevant qualifications or certifications in technology, engineering and cybersecurity will be valuable.


  • Delivery and review of strategic, tactical and operational design artefacts, advice and configuration input for data management platforms and / or cloud transformation.
  • Specification, design and implementation of controls designed to mitigate risks and issues.
  • Experience with security risk management of first and related party systems and services arising from transformation projects and implementation of cloud services.
  • Essential 8 alignment, including: protection of the system and assets during development and operation, integration into existing monitoring capabilities and oversight of response plans.
  • Documentation and preparation for IRAP assessment of the resulting service. A key outcome is to ensure an unsurprising IRAP assessment report.
  • Ensuring establishment, conduct and ongoing implementation of assurance including vulnerability assessments, patching and penetration tests
  • Identification and remediation of relevant security capability gaps as needed.

Interested in this opportunity, please APPLY with your updated resume.

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.