Cyber Security Specialist II

Australia - South Australia, Adelaide

Job Summary

AECOM, in support of the Commonwealth of Australia, requires a cybersecurity expert. The candidate will interface with Commonwealth and industry personnel to develop and implement cybersecurity strategies, requirements, policies, directives, guidance, and best practices for the Attack-class Future Submarine program. The candidate will be integrated with the Future Submarine Program office, which is responsible for the design, construction, and delivery of Attack-class submarines and associated infrastructure. The candidate will be responsible for mentoring members of the Future Submarine Technical Office to further develop cybersecurity expertise for the Commonwealth. The candidate will be responsible for integrating cybersecurity throughout the entire systems design lifecycle and developing a program protection plan.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Cyber Security, Incident Response, Security Management, or related discipline.

  • Twelve years of experience in establishing cybersecurity control plans, policies, procedures, and integrating Cybersecurity Risk Management Framework into the system acquisition lifecycle.

  • Experience with submarine or surface ship systems, platforms, and supporting infrastructure.

  • The candidate requires experience with US DoD Directive 8140/8570, NIST 800-171, and ISO/IEC 27000 series.

  • Management role experience requiring CISSP required.

  • Active SECRET security clearance required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certified CISSP-ISSEP preferred.

  • Knowledge of the Australian Government Department of Defence Cyber Security Operations Centre cyber strategies is preferred.

What We Offer

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