Cyber Security SME

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Reference: 261224

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Cyber Security SME to provide specialist advice and support to the Cyber Security Delivery Lead. The Cyber Security SME will work as part of a leveraged team of technical, commercial, and service delivery specialists under the direction of the Cyber Security Delivery Lead..

The Deliverables for the Cyber Security SME include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Working with a diverse array of stakeholders to identify and develop Cyber Security requirements for inclusion in approaches to market.
  • Developing documentation on both current state and future state requirements and other relevant documentation as required.
  • Supporting the Cyber Security Bundle Lead, Sourcing Lead, Program Manager and Program Office in their deliverables.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstration of comprehensive knowledge of ICT and Cyber Security technologies and best practices by having 3+ years' experience in similar role within a medium/large size organisation.
  • Certification and/or membership to relevant professional organisations including certification in any of the following: CISSP, Security+, CISA, CISM, SABSA, GIAC and SANs
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing Government ICT outsourcing arrangements, including experience in requirements development, tender evaluation, contract negotiation, and service implementation.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing Cyber Security services across large scale ICT delivery environment, including within Government.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and change management skills to facilitate smooth transitions and minimise disruption.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and documentation skills. The ability to clearly articulate requirements, expectations and outcomes is essential.
  • The ability to present information and communicate expectations across conflicting priorities/workloads.
  • Ability to work under pressure with close attention to detail. This includes the ability to plan, coordinate, and track the progress of various activities within agreed timelines.
  • Baseline Security Clearance

The role has an initial 12-month contract with two (2) possible 12-month contract extensions. Candidates MUST be located in Canberra, ACT and available to work a minimum of 3 days per week in Woden, ACT.

Candidates must be Australian citizens with active AGSVA Baseline Security Clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Maria Lastierre on 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 261224

The closing date for this role is on Thursday, 21 March, 2024.

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.

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.