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Information Security Specialist - Brisbane

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Brand: Flight Centre Travel Group
Work type: Full time
Location: Queensland
Categories: Information & Technology

Job Purpose:

Working within a continually changing business and technology landscape, the Information Security Specialist plays a crucial role in identifying and managing organisational risks in support of the organisations' growth objectives. Reporting to the Australian Information Security Leader, your responsibilities will extend across people, processes and technology with a focus on security operations and practices.

This role is best suited to someone with a working knowledge of security concepts who is looking to further their security experience in a large and complex environment. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate vulnerability assessments and penetration testing engagements undertaken by third party specialists, and coordinate reporting and remediation activities
  • Facilitate reviews of static code analysis results with internal developers and co-ordinate reporting and remediation activities
  • Engage and educate development teams to ensure that secure coding best practices are followed and that standards are updated and implemented regularly
  • Co-ordinate reporting of the secure coding posture of the organisation
  • Collaborate with DevOps teams to ensure that operational tasks align to policy and security best practice
  • Automation/scripting of BAU security tasks
  • Respond to information security requests from internal business units
  • Review and approve security related change requests
  • Preparation of security metrics reports
  • Assist with security related projects
  • Identify and recommend areas for security improvement

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification and / or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years in an Information Technology operational / security role
  • Operational experience in one or more security controls such as secure development, DevSecOps, vulnerability scanning or penetration testing
  • Experience in scripting/automation of tasks
  • Experience in documenting technical processes and standards
  • A working knowledge of security controls such as vulnerability scanning, penetration testing and secure software development lifecycle
  • An understanding of ISO27000, PCI-DSS and the Australian Privacy Act
  • A working knowledge of firewalls, load balancers, WAFs, IDS/IDP and PKI
  • High degree of flexibility and ability to deal with change, growth and pressure

Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Industry certifications (e.g. CompTIA Security+, CISSP, CISM, CCSP and CEH)
  • Exposure to private and public cloud platforms (i.e. IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, AWS, Azure)
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows and Linux Operating Systems
  • Knowledge of processes, tools, techniques and practices for assuring adherence to standards associated with accessing, altering and protecting organisational data
  • Knowledge of approaches, tools, and techniques for design and development of paper-based and on-line technical reference documentation
  • Knowledge of process for evaluation and selection of products, tools, services and infrastructure components in line with the organisations' business needs and architectural principles

What’s in it for you?

  • Generous remuneration structure
  • Travel discounts, in-house financial and health services, access to internal 24/7 gym
  • Global career opportunities in a network of brands and businesses
  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Fun and flexible work environment
  • Proud Corporate Social Responsibility platform through the Flight Centre Foundation, Responsible Travel Charter, and Brighter Futures programs
  • Monthly awards nights, conferences, industry/social events, and the opportunity to attend global balls

We’re proud to have been recognised as an Employer of Choice in the Australian Business Awards 2018, in addition to Best Agency Group at the AFTA 2018 National Travel Industry Awards

Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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