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GRC Consultant

Whizdom Recruitment

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Full job description

Our client is seeking a GRC Consultant role to assist in protecting client services through the analysis of threats and trends that may be expected to impact the client system. You will utilise your expertise in Information Technology and Cyber Security to shape controls and identify security risks across a large and innovative project, helping to drive the development of artefacts resulting in the security accreditation of the system. Applicants must have the ability to operate as part of a tight-knit, multi-disciplinary team collaborating closely with the client on a rewarding project. 
This role will require an NV1 security clearance and will work closely with the project team whilst also working independently on the development and delivery of the solution. 


  • Provide support to the Security Architect. 
  • Assist with the discovery and definition of security controls. 
  • Review and assess security impacts and guide the development of a secure solution. 
  • Coordinate with technical staff to engineer solutions to security issues. 
  • Monitor the development of system components to verify they comply with security principles. 
  • Develop security documentation to inform the accreditation process in accordance with DSPF and ISM requirements. 

Essential Experience 

  • Assisting with the establishment of security architecture and technologies with a focus on developing, evaluating, and critiquing designs and integration approaches and articulating complex technical designs into requirements. 
  • Assessing cyber security risks and designing and implementing solutions to provide effective security controls in traditional ICT and operational technology (OT) environments. 
  • Working to authorise and maintain large and complex infrastructure projects and systems in alignment with Commonwealth security policies and processes. 
  • Deep understanding of Essential 8 and conformance with ISM requirements. 
  • Fundamental experience operating within Government secure environmental constraints.

Desirable Experience 

  • Experience working within the AWS PROTECTED cloud space and understanding of the ACSC cloud assessment and authorisation framework. 
  • A deep understanding of the security life cycle and security incident management. 
  • Experience with infrastructure as code environments. 
  • Knowledge of network monitoring and security monitoring platforms. 

Individual Qualities 

  • Proven ability to work independently, and across a medium sized team. 
  • Proven ability to work to a project schedule and achieve successful client-focused outcomes. 
  • Demonstrable experience proving a customer focus and passion for delivery. 
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills. 
  • Ability to conduct research, as well as rapidly learn new concepts and tasks, with a view of improving technical knowledge and skills. 

 Location and Contract Terms

  • The role is a 12-month contract term and will be based in Canberra.

 Security Clearance

  • All candidates will need to be an Australian Citizen and hold an NV1 Security Clearance

How to apply:

Please upload your resume to apply. There are no selection criteria for this role. Please ensure your resume reflects the experience outlined. A short cover letter is welcomed with your application.

Call Vicky 1300 944 936 / 0480 002 459 or email vickyl@whizdom.com.au for further information.

Applications close: Thursday 2 June 2022.

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Job details
Date posted
20 May 2022
Information Technology
$220k ~ $239k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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