IT Security Operations Manager

Job Title: IT Security Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-29
Reference: JO-1908-97405
Contact Name: Maddison Glass (TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 12, 2019 08:52

Job Description

Our client is the leading provider of trusted data and analytics products and services in Australasia, with the company's consumer and commercial credit registries forming an important element of Australia and New Zealand's financial ecosystem. 

As the Information Security Operations Manager you will be working to optimise current monitoring and response technical controls, whilst also uplifting the maturity and maintaining a security operations functions providing vital services to protect data.

The key responsibilities of this role will include being the primary point of escalation for operational issues and leading the team in post incident reviews.  You will coordinate investigations to identify solutions, cause and remediation and engage the team to ensure service levels are met.  

  • Manage the Security Operations function to meet its day to day operational key performance indicators
  • Identify operational improvements through a robust measurement and reporting environment
  • Proactively identify potential barriers to success clearly and with enough time to address the barriers and meet all targets
  • Raise decision points that need to be taken with senior management ahead of time to ensure smooth delivery on time
  • Ensure operational security incidents and requests meet resolution OLAs
  • Manage high quality processes, procedures and checklists to build highly tuned repeatable processes
  • Degree in Information Technology
  • CISSP or other Security industry qualification desirable
  • Australian citizen eligible to hold Australian Government Security Clearance
  • Previous experience leading Security Operations team and knowledge of relevant technologies, products and processes
  • Experience in managing a high performance team to achieve business objective
  • Knowledge of security controls and technologies
  • Knowledge of ISO27001, PCI-DSS, IRAP, SOC 1/2 and other associated standards and protocols.
  • Identification and management including escalation of risks and security incidents.
  • Writing and updating policies and procedures.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Maddison Glass on 03 9929 9508, quoting ref no. JO-1908-97405. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at