Cyber Security Lead

  • Location: Geelong
  • Statuses: Flexible; Full time
  • Exciting new role in cyber security
  • Strong community values alignment
  • Progressive work environment, flexible arrangements

About you

Are you a dynamic and passionate technology advocate? Do you love a challenge and implementing solutions? Barwon Water requires your skills as a Cyber Security Lead to drive our uplift in the cyber space.

As the Cyber Security Lead, you be motivated by innovation and new technology, whilst providing a critical eye to industry standards and regulations. You will be an expert collaborator, who can facilitate change and lead the business as we mature our cyber security capability.

You will have an excellent working knowledge of risk management, security architecture and vulnerability profiles. Responsible for leading a small team, your communication style will support your influence across the broader business as you seek to educate and advise others. You are an experienced leader, who builds trust and credibility through your engaging style.

About the role

The Cyber Security Lead will provide leadership to a small team and work closely with the Technology Operations team to ensure the ongoing security of both information and operational systems.

This role is vital to meeting our legislative compliance and requirements of critical infrastructure in relation to cyber security ensuring our ability to deliver essential services to our customers and community. The role will champion cyber security across the business, and will be key to engaging with stakeholders and subject experts. It will ensure that cyber security risk is understood by all areas of the business, and business continuity and response plans are robust.

With an emphasis on the development and implementation of information management and cyber security strategy, policies, standards, and related processes, this role will build a culture and systems that embed security and information management as part of the way we work.

Experienced in cyber security technology and risk assessment, you’ll ensure system designs and practices make it easy for our users to be compliant to state and federal legislation.

About us

Barwon Water is Victoria’s largest urban regional water authority and a recognised industry leader, servicing a significant area of the state including Victoria’s second largest city, major growth corridors and globally significant areas such as the Great Ocean Road tourism region. Our vision is to enable regional prosperity – social, economic and environmental, and we do this with a commitment to providing high quality and affordable water services and outstanding customer and community value.

Barwon Water acknowledges the spiritual, social and cultural connection that our Traditional Owners have with their Country and waterways. We listen, learn and take lead from our Traditional Owners on how we can collaborate and support them to care and protect Country.

Why join us?

At Barwon Water, we believe that every individual has something valuable to offer. We understand that the more diverse workforce, the wider the variety of ideas we bring to the table. Enjoy being part of an organisation that values results, personal and professional growth, workplace diversity and a balance between work and life commitments.

Does this opportunity sound like it might be a good fit for you?

Enquiries to Aaron Browne, Technology Operations Coordinator, on 0407 855 842.

Applications close Sunday, 12 June 2022.

Apply now