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Senior Security Lead

6 month initial contract

Sydney CBD

$850/day + super

The Senior Security Lead will establish, manage and administer the organisation's ICT security policy and procedures to ensure preventive and recovery strategies are in place, and minimize the risk of internal and external security threats.

You will work closely with several product and operational teams to help deliver innovative solutions that strengthen community trust in digital government and identity. This is an exciting and influential role with exposure to flagship digital products and the leading edge of technology and security architecture in NSW Government.

The Senior Security Lead should be highly experienced in enterprise security management, with a strong technical background, experience as a risk manager, have an architecture focus, and a pragmatic approach to delivering security in a customer service context. This is a leadership role in the industrialisation of security solutions.

Key challenges:

- Driving security improvements in a cross-organisational hybrid technology environment

- Communicating cyber security risk to senior leaders and technical teams

- Managing stakeholder requirements and expectations around the delivery of security in products with competing priorities

- Establishing and maintaining good working relationships with the many internal and external parties that are involved in the delivery and support of the companies products

Essential requirements:

- Demonstrated experience in enterprise security programs and as a security specialist in large scale technology projects

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to engage with, influence, build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders

- Strong customer service and support focus

- Experience in establishing or supporting an Information Security Management System (ISMS) aligned to the ISO 27001 standard

- Experience in enterprise security risk management and incident management

- Demonstrated experience with enterprise security tools and methodologies, cloud technologies, DevOps practices and Agile product teams

- Strong technical aptitude with the ability and willingness to understand new technologies, systems and infrastructure

- Self-motivated and highly professional

- Australian Citizen, with the potential to gain and hold an Australian Government security clearance at Baseline level

If this role piques your interest, please submit your CV via the link or send directly to, feel free to call me on 02 8235 3303 Monday - Friday for more information!

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.


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