Job title: IT Security Lead
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: IT
Expertise: Information & Communication Technology
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Auckland
Job published: 13/06/2020
Job ID: 59434

Job Description

About the Company:
Come and be part of the continual growth this company is currently making. They have strong aspirations throughout NZ and Internationally and have several offices working on significant pieces of work across the world. They have a team of incredibly talented professionals on the ground in Auckland and Wellington and are looking to expand further. Any job can become a bit mundane. We speak to people every day who want more variety, chances to progress with their current employer and most of all feel valued for the work they produce. So, inquire further about a company who provides all the above and more... They are already established in Auckland and Wellington and working with multiple government and commercial clients with a widespread focus on IT innovation and Digital Transformation.
About the Role:
As the Cyber Security lead, you will report directly to the Managing Director and be at the forefront of the rapid growth and outstanding achievements this company is producing. They are quickly becoming a leader for Digital Transformation throughout the world. In return you will be offered a variety of work and different projects. Be an integral part within a team looking to grow significantly. Certification and training opportunities to up skill further, team building activities throughout NZ, excellent salary incentives and to be part of New Zealand’s response to the new Digital world.

Key Responsibilities:

As the Cyber Security lead, you will be responsible for:

  • Championing the Security side of large Digital Projects and Programmes
  • Working alongside established Projects providing advice and expertise
  • Networking and producing awareness on the importance of IT security
  • Developing the Cyber Security Practice within the organisation
  • Using knowledge and initiatives to promote IT Security across New Zealand
  • Coaching and training
  • Increasing awareness across New Zealand on the importance of IT Security
  • Connecting with organisations to win more opportunities
  • Partner with business stakeholders to identify, analyse and mitigate risk associated with Cyber Security of digital assets
  • Create, maintain and align businesses Information Security policies and standards with industry best practices and business needs in the adoption of cloud services and technologies
  • Represent Information Security on organisational project teams and ensure adherence to existing security policies and standards
What you will have:
  • Confidence to produce results
  • Humble and able to connect and share expertise
  • 15+ Years’ experience in IT
  • 10+ Years’ experience in IT Security
  • In depth knowledge of Cloud technologies
  • Proven Leadership experience
  • Proven record and experience with connecting and influencing Business leaders
  • security management certifications or comparable the below
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO/IEC27001, ITIL, COBIT
  • NZ Resident or Citizen
What next?
If this advert takes your interest and you strongly believe that you have the relevant experience required, please apply now!
At Parker Bridge we make every effort to respond to all applications, however sometimes the volume we receive is so large it is not possible. If you do not receive a response from us, please don't take it personally as we really value the effort you made to apply