Job details

Location
Sydney
Salary
Negotiable
Job Type
Contract
Ref
35909_1636087564
Contact
Rick Nunez
Contact email
Email Rick
Contact phone
0478 079 255
Posted
about 1 month ago

Job details

Location
Sydney
Salary
Negotiable
Job Type
Contract
Ref
35909_1636087564
Contact
Rick Nunez
Contact email
Email Rick
Contact phone
0478 079 255
Posted
about 1 month ago

Cyber Security Specialist: Cloud - NSW Government
Location: Macquarie Park, Sydney, with great WFH flexibility
Rate: $950 - $1050 per day + Super
Contract Length: till June 2022.
Note: Government Cyber experience will be highly regarded.

We are currently seeking an experienced a Cloud Cyber Security Specialist for our NSW Government client who will be responsible for providing specialist advice on Cloud Security and implement various Cyber Security controls in Public Cloud, predominantly in AWS and Azure.

Primary Purpose of the Role:
You will be working in a cross-functional team where the role will deliver technology solutions using continuous delivery methodologies, with a focus on test-driven development and automation of cyber defence, risk and resilience services across the Departments Cloud Infrastructure.

Key knowledge and experience:
* An experienced Cyber Security Specialist with Cloud experience in the delivery of cyber defence, security, risk and resilience services.
* Experience implementing solutions on major Cloud Service Providers predominantly AWS and Azure.
* Skilled in operating autonomously and a team player who is able to communicate effectively with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
* Strong problem solving and analytical skills and able to deal with complex matters by liaising with stakeholders to work together on solutions.

Key accountabilities:
* Provide specialist advice and skills to deliver cyber security controls that are focused on Cloud Security.
* Deliver and enhance security tools and processes within Transport's Public Cloud infrastructure which includes AWS and Azure to promote effective practices amongst cyber and risk teams across the cluster.
* Advise and perform delivery of Security Controls for the applications/platforms and ensure change and release management, compliance, auditing controls are in place for Cloud environments.
* Establish and maintain stakeholder relationships through effective communication, negotiation and issues management to engage stakeholders and ensure project deliverables are met.

Key challenges:
* Engaging with a range of internal and external stakeholders whose agendas and priorities might not always be aligned.
* Maintaining up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the rapidly evolving cyber security, risk and resilience landscape in Cloud Security, including threats, technologies, policies and regulatory environment and how changes affect the organisation.
* Working in an environment of constant change in competing priorities and managing these priorities to enable completion of projects while delivering day to day tasks in the required timeframes.