Cyber Security Analyst

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 21 Jun 2021

Job no:505630
Work type:Continuing - Full-time
Categories:Information and Communications Technology, HEO9

(HEO9) $116,557 to $124,698 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Continuing, full-time position available

Exciting role in cyber security within an agile and innovative workplace

This opportunity involves the delivery of a consistent and effective cyber security plan for South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC)

Working under limited direction, and with a considerable degree of autonomy, the Cyber Security Analyst is responsible for the effective management and delivery of a strategic cyber-security governance framework, including policies and systems relating to ICT security, as well as implementing controls that maintain the security of SATAC systems and data.  The Cyber Security Analyst will ensure security standards are met, lead security reviews, technology risk and making recommendations around disaster recovery and business continuity planning.

The position holder is a senior member of the Business Systems and Technology Services team and are expected to participate and contribute positively to the team environment.

To be successful you will need:

  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills with the ability to analyse and simply present complex information. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to engage and influence diverse stakeholders to effectively manage competing demands.  
  • Demonstrated experience identifying and implementing cyber-security controls for networks, systems and applications.  
  • Experience with common information security management frameworks, e.g. ISO and ITIL.
  • Proficiency in performing risk, business impact, control and vulnerability assessments, and in defining treatment strategies.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC) Limited provides reliable, efficient and innovative tertiary admissions services to its member institutions and on a fee for service basis to other tertiary education institutions in South Australia and the Northern Territory.

SATAC manages centralised application and admissions processes on behalf of its members and participating fee for service institutions, as well as administering admissions aptitude tests, providing publication and research services, and acting as a one-stop shop for queries regarding application processes and outcomes.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Application close 11:55pm, 21 June 2021.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Rob Aitken

Interim Chief Information Officer


Phone: 0417 884081

You'll find a full position description and/or selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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