IT Security Advisor - Macquarie Technology Group 2 Market Street, Sydney Bookmark Share Print 62 0 0

Listing Description

About us 

There’s something special about working for Macquarie Government. We have over 15 years of experience in providing Government agencies with secure, reliable, and proactive services.

The way we do this is completely different from our competitors - we provide the best customer experience in Australia. We recognise talent, ambition and passion in people and welcome this to our team as we are raising the benchmark on service and strive to make a genuine difference.

Here’s your chance to become a part of this.

The Opportunity 

This IT Security Advisor role for Macquarie Government is a specific client facing role responsible for leading, managing and guiding the Information Security Compliance & Governance Program to ensure that all client specific services receive professional and effective information security management and advice.  

The IT Security Advisor provides advice on security architecture, Essential Eight strategies, cloud security settings, Information Security Manual (ISM) controls and cyber technology. 

What you'll be doing
  • Assisting the CISO, other group ITSA’s and Executives as required in providing leadership and direction of the Macquarie Government (MG)information security frameworks, policies, and procedures relevant to Australian and international security standards
  • Developing and reviewing security measures to protect Macquarie Technology Group and client systems with a consistent and total approach to security
  • Providing expert advice and co-ordinating our security risk assessment program, and relevant client facing security programs integrating the individual system security plans and internal and external client security plans into an overall security plan
  • Providing guidance and recommendations in relation to current Information Security Manual (ISM) Controls, Australian Government PSPF; ISO27001, and other international standards when required
  • Contributing to the development and implementation of the Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans and procedures
  • Developing and managing strong business relationships with external agencies such as ASIO, CERT; AFP, ASD and other international security bodies such as SANS, AUSCERT

  • Your ideal skills & experience
  • You have current Baseline or NV1 Security Clearance
  • You are a certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) 
  • You have 5 + years’ hands-on experience in Information Security domains such as vulnerability management, cloud security and security architecture
  • You have 5 + years’ experience in applying the Australian Government’s ISM & PSPF and other global standards such as ISO27001 
  • You have solid understanding of risk management frameworks such as ISO31000 
  • You've successfully led various information security audits, assessments and upgrades 
  • You have an understanding of Data Centre security that includes physical, environmental, cable management, asset management and provide assistance to the team to achieve a desirable outcome
  • You have applied experience in other global industry certifications / compliance frameworks in Information Security, Risk Management frameworks, Quality Management Systems 

  • Why Us
  • You’d be joining a company that has the highest Net Promoter Score on the ASX, the World's best customer experience & crowned in 2020 at the World Communications Awards
  • You’ll get to make an impact: Enjoy being part of a driven team with a collaborative culture that values decision-makers and action 
  • We Invest in you: Accelerate your career through our learning & development opportunities - think Gallup strengths-based training, defined career pathways & fantastic internal mobility opportunities across the group! 
  • You will be joining a great team who have trust of 42% of Australian Federal Government. Our customers enjoy working with us, and our teams are working with new technology and new ideas. We have a flat management structure and a management team who want the best for, and from, their team.

    If this excites you, let’s chat.

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