Senior Information Technologist: Cyber Security GRC (HEO 7)

University of South Australia
May 26, 2024
Offerd Salary:$96,696
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  • Based in Information Strategy and Technology Services (ISTS) at the Mawson Lakes campus

  • Full-time (1.0 FTE), continuing position
  • Starting salary: $96,696 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • About the Role

    Reporting to the Manager: Cyber GRC, you will provide expertise and assistance in proactively implementing the program of cyber assurance services across the University's IT environment. You will assist in delivering cyber security risk management, governance practices and assurance programs for the University in line with industry cyber security best practice. You will provide leadership within, and be responsible for, the comprehensive cyber defence of the University's digital assets. You will support the Manager: Cyber GRC to educate staff in awareness of cyber security issues, ensuring that staff are trained in good cyber security practice and are managing data in accordance with the University's data classification policy.

    About UniSA

    The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

    Essential Skills and Experience

  • Relevant tertiary qualification (normally a degree) or demonstrated equivalent knowledge, experience and skills and a commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Extensive experience in developing policy and advising management in relation to IT security governance frameworks, best practice, processes, assurance activities and guidelines in a complex digital environment, incorporating key process and continuous improvement
  • Extensive experience in the development and application of cyber security controls at the operating system, application and network levels in a complex information technology environment
  • Comprehensive understanding and application of security principles and risk management frameworks such as NIST, ASD Essential 8, Information Security Manual (ISM) and Australian privacy principles
  • Demonstrated high-level analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Extensive experience in the management of responses to cyber security incidents
  • Knowledge and experience in the application of Cyber Security and Risk Management Frameworks
  • Benefits

    Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee assistance and development programs
  • A variety of leave arrangements
  • Culture

    As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

    Start Your Unstoppable Career

    For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

    Please address your cover letter to Alex Koszegi, Senior Consultant: Talent Attraction. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at [email protected] using job reference number 6083.

    Applications close: 11.30pm Sunday 26 May 2024

    Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment. #LI-DNI #S-DNI

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