EY Cyber Security Consultants - Financial Services Advisory - Sydney/Melbourne in Sydney, Australia

Cyber Security Consultants - Financial Services Advisory - Sydney/Melbourne


Requisition # SYD00363

Post Date Jun 13, 2018

Cyber threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security measures. As a security professional, you will lead the implementation of security solutions for our clients and support the clients in their desire to protect the business. You will belong to an international connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience. You will be working with our Advanced Security Centres to access the most sophisticated tools available to fight against cybercrime.

About the opportunity

This is a fantastic opportunity working with market leading specialists and working collaboratively with our clients to manage engagements and lead teams of resources. We enhance performance through creating risk-enabled organisations. We help clients identify important risks, design frameworks to manage them and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of risk management.

As a member of the cyber security team, you will be addressing client issues such as business performance variability, business and process controls transformation; application security integrity, governance, risk and control (GRC) technology enablement, business and/or IT GRC, continuous monitoring, vendor and contract risk management and IT risk management. You will belong to an international network of specialists helping our clients transform risk functions and implement technology solutions that support risk management and governance.

Our Cyber Security team is a well-established, dedicated and vibrant team that is designed to help our clients protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their information.

Your key responsibilities

Working in our Cyber Security team you will:

  • Be involved in technical security architecture services for many of our largest global clients

  • Identify security gaps in solution designs and design practical solutions to remediate them

  • Be dedicated to operational and delivery excellence

  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

  • Take smart risks and champion new ideas

  • Security Programme Management

  • Cyber Threat Management

  • Identity and Access Management

  • Data protection and Privacy

  • Organisational Resilience

About you

You are a driven cyber security professional with a track record of delivering successful projects, both as an individual contributor and leader. You are highly motivated and willing to work in a rapidly evolving environment and are passionate and flexible to work in a team.

Your ability to deliver successful cyber security engagements is only exceeded by your strong interpersonal, communication skills in developing and maintaining trust with clients, peers and team members. Finally, there must be substance and integrity to you as a professional; you are first and foremost a cyber-security practitioner with the knowledge and experience to provide industry best-practice advice to clients.

Ideally you'll have experience with a globally recognised professional services firm or large corporations with industry experience in four or more of the following areas:

  • Privacy, data protection and Information Security concepts

  • Experience in assessing an implementing security and risk standards including ISO 2701-2, PCI DSS, NIST, ITIL, COBIT, IRAP, PSPF, AS/NZS 4360

  • Systems security skills in assessment, design, architecture, management and reporting application control and security implementation, program and project delivery design, architecture and solution design, industry related certification required (e.g. CPA/CA)

You will also have

  • At least 2-8 years of professional experience in either a technical IT Risk or an IT Security consulting role. This is ideally with a Big 4 background or large IT/Security professionalservices firm (preferably in the financial Sector)

  • A Bachelor's and/or post graduate degree in computer science, information systems, technology, engineering, or a related major

  • Broad knowledge and experience in the Information Security & Cyber Security domain

  • Exposure to Sailpoint, Oracle Identity Manager and CyberArk will be a bonus

  • An understanding of the Financial & Banking Sector

  • Strong project management, negotiation and interpersonal skills

  • Sales and relationship development experience

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication

  • Excellent documentation and presentation skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office

  • Strong analytical and creative skills

  • Have a drive to build a team and grow your cyber security career to the next level

  • Be willing to travel as required

You will impress us with your technical skills, however, it will be your strong communication skills, ability to build and develop relationships and commitment to delivering excellence in client service that will stand you apart.

In addition

  • The successful candidate must hold or be willing to pursue related professional certificationssuch as the CISSP, CISM, and/or CISA.

  • Experience and/or willingness to work in cross sector

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about cyber and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As aglobal leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build abetter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities andcreativefreedom to make things better.Whenever you join, however long you stay, theexceptionalEY experience lasts a lifetime.And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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