Cyber Security & IT Governance Specialist

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Full-time

About the Organisation

Our client is a global organisation operating out of more than 1000 offices in Australia and more than 10 000 staff.  They are currently going through an exciting transformation process, and the need for a more aligned and robust Cybersecurity and IT Governance capability is required to move the organisation into a great level of maturity and compliance.  

About The Role

This is an exciting opportunity to use your hands on cybersecurity and governance expertise to take ownership for developing the cybersecurity and IT governance framework, policies and procedures, and cybersecurity strategy for the organisation, nationally!  Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ownership for setting the IT cybersecurity strategy and framework and security governance
  • Develop and establish and IT governance strategy to meet COBIT framework standards
  • Develop and implement regular IT audits on security standards and policies
  • Implement security monitoring and reporting
  • Manage security testing and vulnerability testing
  • Provide technical expertise and stakeholder management, including maintaining government and vendor relationships

About You

You come from a hands on cyber security engineering / governance background looking to move into a more strategic role.  To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Degree in Computer Science or Business
  • Proven industry experience in a similar cybersecurity and governance role
  • Security certifications (COMPITA+, CISSP, CISM, COBIT) or similar certifications
  • Highly advanced skills in IT best practice governance and enterprise security risk
  • Experience with network monitoring tools
  • Advance skills in security for cloud computing, developing organisational policy
  • Proficient skills in in IT data centres, applications and IT networks

Your personal drive, excellent communication and influencing skills, along with your ability to work in a team environment will be essential and highly valued. This is an extremely exciting opportunity to join an organisation, where you can utilise all of your cyber security and governance expertise to build and implement a framework that will truly protect the business from cyber security threats as it moves into the next phase of operations nationally.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you – please apply now!