ICT Security Analyst



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Information & Communication Technology


$80.00 - $120.00 per hour

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Mats Rorvik

We are currently looking for a Security Analyst for a 6 month engagement based in the Brisbane CBD. You will join the ICT Risk, Security and Compliance (RSC) unit of a large government department, whose role is to formulate and oversee strategy and policy relating to ICT security management, and assist in the delivery of an an enterprise wide ICT Security Management Program and security risk reduction.

As the ICT Security Analyst you will provide expert guidance on ICT architecture and cloud service procurement, and also provide ICT risk advisory on these topics, relating to various approved ICT enabled business initiatives appearing on the ICT Program of Work. Business sponsors, project staff, and vendor partners, require RSC ISA guidance to deploy the most effective integrated technical solutions, at the lowest cost.

Core deliverables: 
  • Information security risk advice, including risk remediation plans
  • ICT control assessment artefacts for ICT cloud services
  • ICT architecture and integration artefacts including identity management, authentication, end-to-end secure communication in distributed computing environments, service oriented architecture (SOA), database management, network defence technologies (such as intrusion detection and prevention), secure software development methodologies and related security infrastructure and process areas.
  • Ensure information technology, vendor and partner solutions, information security strategy, policy, and architectures are consistent, complementary and will support future business directions.
  • Review solutions and services that are under development are compliance with enterprise security architecture.
  • Contribute to the development of ICT risk management process artefacts, Information Security Management framework, policies and other relevant standards and guidelines, and provide risk advice.
  • Educate staff on information and IT security related matters.
You will have:
  • Demonstrated analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills, including the ability to develop original concepts and solutions, to ensure enterprise information security architecture and information assurance.
  • Demonstrated comprehensive understanding of the principles of secure data communication and encryption technology, together with a practical understanding of security methodologies and their application.
  • Demonstrated experience performing ICT security risk assessment of ICT service offerings
  • Demonstrated deep technical expertise in a broad spectrum of ICT areas, e.g., ICT infrastructure, networks, operating systems, virtualisation, cloud computing, etc.
  • Demonstrated highly developed interpersonal, consultation and negotiation skills, and the ability to build positive working relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in written form.  This includes the development and delivery of oral presentations and written reports targeted for the appropriate audience.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage internal project and business resources, and also vendors and other external parties, to produce a complete understanding of the ICT risk issues.
  • Experience in the application of ICT risk assessment and management processes for complex systems.
  • Understanding of the Business Impact Assessment and the Threat Risk Assessment processes.
  • Experience in an ICT security and risk management role, within a large and complex ICT environment.
  • Experience with ICT procurement and vendor management in large organisations
  • Ability to work effectively with limited supervision.
If interested, please apply now, or contact Mats Rorvik on 07 3221 3333 for more information. Thank you for reviewing this opportunity.

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