Manager, Cyber Security, HEO 9

Mawson Lakes, Australia
23 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
11 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Continuing opportunity based at UniSA’s Mawson Lakes campus
  • Managerial responsibility of a team of IT security professionals
  • Salary range: $117,998 - $122,072 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation

About the Job

This position will proactively manage cyber security risks to the University’s comprehensive IT infrastructure, and implement robust mechanisms to prevent security breaches, computer viruses, or cyber-criminal attacks from occurring. You will provide expert advice on the detection, response to and recovery from cyber security incidents, and will also provide leadership to the IT security team to ensure effective operation and service delivery to the University community.

Skills and Experience

Tertiary qualifications in information technology or a related field is essential, along with extensive knowledge, skills and experience relevant to cyber security. You will also have demonstrable experience in the development and implementation of cyber security strategies, and a proven track record in the effective management of a cyber security team within a large IT environment.

You will have exceptional analytical ability and strong communication skills to deliver high quality reports and informed recommendations to senior staff, as well as highly developed organisational and problem solving skills to balance competing demands and meet project milestones.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

Please address your cover letter to Sarah Doyle, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at using job reference number #2315.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Sunday 11 October 2020

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

How to apply:

Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email and you will receive a response within one working day.

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