Information Security Specialist, Security Advisory

Location: Perth
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 5313
Position Title: Information Security Specialist, Security Advisory
Position Number: 3461012
Tenure: Full-time, Fixed Term from April 2018 – 31st October 2018
Salary Range: $98,744 - $105,304 (G08) plus 9.5 percent superannuation
Location: Bentley
Description: Apply your outstanding people engagement skills and strong IT security expertise to assist establish, advocate, and deliver a high quality IT security advisory service.

Curtin University is undergoing an exciting period of transformational change, as we strive towards our vision of being a recognised international leader in research and education by 2030. With more than 50,000 students and 3,500 academic and professional staff, enhancing our people’s capability is fundamental to this vision.

As an Information Security Specialist, you will play a key role in providing internal information security consulting and advice to the wider University Community. Your responsibilities and accountabilities will be ensuring Curtin stakeholders receive timely, reliable, risk-appropriate, and pragmatic information technology risk and security advice enabling enhanced risk-aware decision making.

Your excellent interpersonal skills, and demonstrated ability to liaise and negotiate professionally with multiple stakeholders and business units will be crucial to our success in providing an important information security advisory service across the University’s operational environment.

To be successful, you will possess a demonstrated client service ethos, relevant tertiary qualification, and/or extensive relevant experience. Demonstrated experience with contemporary IT risk and security management principles, methodologies, and processes are essential.
Benefits and Remuneration: The salary ranges presented are those which are contained within the University's Enterprise Agreements; as are the employee benefits which include employer superannuation contribution at the rate of the current Government Superannuation Guarantee amount up to 17 percent, study assistance, a comprehensive salary packaging and wellness programs and flexible and family friendly work practices.
Contact Person: Robbie Whittome , Manager, IT Security, Risk & Information Management, on telephone 92669920
Contact Email:
Valuing Diversity and Affirmative Action: Curtin University embraces diversity and inclusion and invites applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace, therefore, if you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will then work with you to identify the best way to assist you through the recruitment process. All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.
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