El 1 - Ict Security Specialist
Department of Defence
- $103,994 - $117,305 (plus super)
- Canberra - ACT
Within the ICT Security function an EL1 ICT Security Specialist is accountable under broad direction to perform and achieve very complex information security work within an integrated workforce. They will require an in-depth knowledge of and compliance with legislative frameworks, government decision-making and Defence's mission and policy requirements.
An EL1 ICT Security Specialist will exercise a considerable degree of independence and perform a subject matter expert role. They will exercise sound decision making and judgement to provide expert policy advice. They will have in-depth knowledge of the ICT security function and are responsible for the development, implementation, compliance and review of policies and procedures relevant to their work within that function area. They will engage in very complex problem solving and issues management and may coordinate and perform detailed or sensitive projects that impact on strategic, political or operational outcomes for Defence.
An EL1 ICT Security Specialist may be a team coach or lead an administrative team and will be accountable for the outcomes of the teams work and the appropriate use of resources to produce and achieve outcomes. They are expected to be capable of building team capability through coaching and feedback and reviewing and developing the quality of work undertaken by others within a work unit. They may exercise the associated people and financial responsibilities to achieve work unit outcomes.
An EL1 ICT Security Specialist will be responsible for actively managing key stakeholder relationships and will be required to identify relevant stakeholder expectations and concerns to develop and communicate methodologies and practices to achieve outcomes. They will be accountable to contribute towards ongoing self-improvement and professional development of their work area.
About our Team
The Corporate Minors Program is a function within Corporate and Logistics Delivery Branch. The team consists of Project Managers, Finance Specialists and Business Analysts who are responsible for delivering capability to the whole of Defence.
The Corporate Minors Directorate manage projects for every Group and Service across Defence. To bolster our delivery capability, we are seeking a talented and motivated individual to join our growing team and fill the critical ICT Security Specialist role.
The team offers flexible working arrangements, training and development opportunities.
Our Ideal Candidate
Our ideal candidate will possess exceptional communication and ICT Security skills, along with the ability to build and maintain relationships with all staff and stakeholders.
The ICT Security Specialist is accountable under broad direction to undertake complex security assessments and seeking ICT security accreditations. You will work independently within a framework of legislation, established principles, work practices and procedures in accordance with Defence's mission and business objectives.
You will work in close consultation with the ICT Security Branch to ensure alignment to processes, procedures and directives. The role will include working on multiple projects concurrently and require a high level of self organisation and ability to explore innovative approaches.
You will be accountable to contribute towards ongoing self-improvement and professional development, as well as providing support and advice to the team on ICT Security related matters.
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