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IT Security Lead & security Operator MULTIPLE ROLES

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Job Description

  • MULTIPLE ROLES – IT Security Lead and Security Operator
  • LONG TERM CONTRACT – work on the forefront of cyber security
  • Must have Negative Vetting 1 (NV1) Clearance
One of Australia's most highly regarded federal government departments in Canberra is looking to engage IT Security Lead and Security Operator to be engaged in various projects/tasks, utilising data to achieve wide mission outcomes. The successful candidates will be offered an initial 12 month contract partnered with long term extension options

The successful IT Security Lead and Security Operator will be responsible for, but not limited to;

  • Lead the development and implementation of IT Security strategy, framework, policies and guidelines, proactively assessing the departments security posture for potential weaknesses and defensive gaps
  • Work with various stakeholders to obtain and ensure implementation of IT security vulnerabilities, advisories and security risks and manage the delivery.
  • Conduct system security reviews, vulnerability analyses and risk assessments using the ISM framework
  • Guide and manage delivery of certification documentation such as system security and arrange penetration tests and security risk assessments
The successful IT Security Lead and Security Operator must have the following:
  • Extensive experience leading the delivery of IT security outcomes within the Australian government in alignment with Essential Eight, ISM and PSPF
  • Demonstrated experience in the planning and delivery of IT security education, training and awareness programs
  • Proven experience in the management, configuration and analysis of IT Security monitoring and vulnerability scanning systems such as Splunk and Tenable.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented IT Security Lead and Security Operator looking to join a high-profile federal government team to enhance their career. The successful candidate will be offered a 12 month contract with the option to extend for a further 12 months. If you have the required skills, DON'T DELAY, APPLY NOW please forward your resume to quoting ref number NL0133 today!