manager cyber security in Kedron

shona morrin, randstad
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Working with a large QLD Government department the Manager of Cyber Security will assume accountability for the management of the agencies Cyber Security response team and the services they deliver to the agencies’ operating divisions. The role will be responsible for:

  • Managing and leading the agencies’ response to Information Security incidents.
  • Preparing and delivering submissions and reports relating to operational planning, technical issues, and identify appropriate mitigation strategies to overcome problems or obstacles relative to supporting the y Cyber Security operational environments.
  • Manage the agencies’ security infrastructure and assets and ensure alignment with the agencies strategic direction, and that work effort aligns with the quantifiable realisation of tangible outcomes.
  • Manage the forward schedule requirements for ICT operational security, including minor enhancement requests.
  • Manage the development, implementation and maintenance of sectional policy, procedures, standards and guidelines in relation to Cyber Security incident response activities and processes.

To be successful candidates must be able to demonstrate previous leadership and management of cyber security teams in complex environments, preferably with QLD Government experience. Additionally all candidates must have experience or knowledge of:

  • Security Incident Response
  • Enterprise Firewalls & IDS/IPS
  • Application Delivery Controllers (Application Firewalls, Reverse Proxies, Load Balancers)
  • Email & Web Content Filtering
  • Security Incident and Event Management Systems
  • Multifactor Authentication & RADIUS
  • Identity & Access Management / Federated Services / Active Directory
  • PKI
  • Networking & VPN solutions
  • DNS, NTP, FTP & Logging, Auditing & Monitoring
  • Endpoint Security
  • Microsoft Windows 2012, VMWare

Knowledge and experience in securing cloud based solutions and services, this includes:

  • Securing cloud based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions/services within AWS & Microsoft Azure
  • Assessing and working with Cloud SaaS providers to appropriate secure and integrate services with on-premise services

Knowledge and experience in the application of relevant security standards and controls E.g. ASD Information Security Manual, ISO 27001, NIST. Proven experience in managing stakeholders, providing best practice security advice and reporting on Cyber Security related matters.

This is an initial 3 month contract that will be on-going. All candidates are required to pass a background check prior to commencing. Applications close 11am 7th February 2019; candidates will be required to respond with a suitability statement demonstrating experience relevant to this role.

For a conversation regarding this role call Shona Morrin on 3031 3264.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Security Incident Response, Enterprise Firewalls & IDS/IPS , Application Delivery Controllers (Application Firewalls, Reverse Proxies, Load Balancers) , Email & Web Content Filtering, Security Inceident and Event Management Systems , Multifactor


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educational requirements

Bachelor Degree