Information Security Consultant

2018-12-28 08:39:371970-01-01Cyber Security Professionals
Job TypePermanent Fulltime
LocationSydney
AreaNew South Wales, AustraliaSydney
SectorInformation SecurityInfosec
SalaryAUD Competitive
Start DateASAP
Advertisertalenza
Job Ref30632
Description

Our ASX listed client is currently recruiting for a Information Security Consultant who will be responsible for working across a number of key IT initiatives within the organisation and advising the business and IT partners on security best practice, in line with the organisations risk appetite, business requirements and security standards.

The ideal candidate will be someone who understands current and emerging security technologies, security threats and trends along with experience of DevOps, multiple cloud / virtualization environments: AWS, Azure, OpenStack, VMWare etc. you will drive the delivery of multiple security and IT risk management outcomes. 

They will advise business, projects and IT in all facets of Information Security, ensuring compliance with policies and risk appetite. This will include security focused consultancy, advice and architecture and design support across multiple security related disciplines. They will be client aware, customer focused, and outcome driven towards achievement of the business and security objectives.

Applicants must have a valid, current work visa.

Responsibilities:

  • Your main day-to-day responsibilities will be to guide the direction of new and existing projects being undertaking by the organisation:
  • Respond to security questions and enquiries, using available consulting tools and procedures and adhering to clients defined project management and development processes working to established practice guidelines.
  • Follow globally consistent security engagement process(es) to triage and review projects based on the business risk and level of security effort required
  • Conduct or engage a security consultancy to conduct global set of security activities and services to ensure security is considered throughout the project lifecycle and ensure early detection and resolution of security issues
  • Work with the IT Risk team to self report issues and make business and project stakeholders aware of potential security issues. The responsibility for follow up on project issues should be determined on a case by case basis.
  • Build strong relationships with divisional stakeholder (in particular project stakeholders) to proactively identify issues and continuously improve security consultancy services
  • Contribute to development of the globally consistent processes and templates
  • Develop awareness of divisional IT strategy, project management lifecycle process and solution development lifecycle process to appropriately align effort in this direction
  • Determine own work priorities in line with agreed plans to ensure the achievement of the function’s objectives.
  • Build strong relationships with divisional stakeholder (in particular project stakeholders) to proactively identify issues and continuously improve security consultancy services
  • Contribute to development of the globally consistent processes and templates
  • Develop awareness of divisional IT strategy, project management lifecycle process and solution development lifecycle process to appropriately align effort in this direction
  • Determine own work priorities in line with agreed plans to ensure the achievement of the function’s
  • Build and maintain strong and effective relationships with stakeholders and project teams to ensure that security consulting services meet their expectations.
  • Ensure that high standards of service are maintained and developed to enable continuous improvement and effective response to stakeholder feedback.
  • Positively promote the team to develop the team profile and that of the wider cyber security and IT functions.

Key attributes that define your profile include:

  • Strong understanding of information security risk and familiarity with current trends/ developments.
  • Strong understanding of secure SDLC processes, within full spectrum of project delivery methodologies e.g. Waterfall, Rapid Application development, Agile development or Continuous Integration/Continuous Development
  • Understanding of business and technical cyber security and risk management concepts           
  • In possession of one or more of the following certifications: CISSP, CISM, SANS. (SABSA Certification highly regarded)
  • Demonstrable experience with security and risk-based standards such as ISO2700, ISO31000, NIST800 and PCI-DSS and other relevant security risk standards and technologies.
  • Experience of working with outsourced service partners.
  • 5+ years of experience in IT, with 3+ years’ experience in a Security environment
  • A bachelor's degree in information systems, information security, where we will consider equivalent work experience.


Are you looking forward to being seen as a lead authority in providing IT security advise for high-profile technology transformation projects?

Do you want to join a large listed organisation where information security is supported from the top?

If this sounds like you then apply now for immediate consideration!

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