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Information Security Consultant

Information Security Consultant

Location:

South Australia

Work type:

Contract

Classification:

Information & Communication Technology

Salary:

Competitive

Job reference:

JO-1708-511673

Start date:

2017-08-03

Contact email:

kapil.arora@talentinternational.com

Advertiser:

Kapil Arora

Our Adelaide based client is currently looking for a contract Information Security Consultant to help with high-level of security assessment.  Primary responsibilities of the Information Security Consultant are:
  • Undertake Threat and Risk assessments of ICT systems/solutions
  • Associate relevant ISO 27001, ISM and ISMF controls to identified risks
  • Provide Risk Control and Treatment advice to the ICT Program
  • Undertake Information Classification processes to determine the criticality of information and systems 
  • Engage with resources undertaking system security and vulnerability analyses to incorporate into validated risk assessments of technology implementations
  • Ensures that recommended Information Security controls meet the requirements of all regulatory requirements or contractual requirements; PSPF, ISMF, Archive Act, Evidence Act, State and Federal Privacy law, etc.
  • Participate and provide evidence in ICT compliance activities in support of internal and/or external audits
  • Communicate effectively at different levels within and outside the organization - business stakeholders, software vendors and sourcing suppliers
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Knowledge
  • Extensive technical knowledge in core domains of IT Infrastructure such as Data Networks, Server and Desktop hardware and Operating Systems, Messaging, Collaboration, Storage and Backups, and related monitoring and management systems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Protective Security Management Framework [PSMF], SA Government Information Security Management Framework [ISMF], The Information Security Manual (ISM)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of managing ICT operational risk
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with high-level ability to articulate and present complex concepts clearly and concisely, identify, analyse and conceptualise problems to formulate and execute appropriate solutions and present high level written reports.

Experience
  • Proven experience and a strong background in information security and security engineering
  • Proven experience in managing ICT operational risk within a large, complex organisation
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills, with proven ability to relate effectively to a diverse customer base, negotiate successful outcomes in an innovative and resourceful manner, whilst maintaining a high standard of professional competence and an ethical approach.

Desirable Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent;
  • Relevant Postgraduate Degree

Desirable Industry Certifications
  • Active industry certification(s) required (such as CRISC, CISSP, CISM, ISO27001 Lead Auditor or implementer
  • ITIL Foundation or equivalent
If this role is of your interest, please submit your CV by clicking the "Apply for this job" button below or call Kapil on 08 8228 1566 for a confidential chat. 

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