IT Security Specialist

Job Title: IT Security Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CR/008403_1637018179
Contact Name: Isaac Bischof
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2021 10:16

Job Description

Canberra location

Long term contract

NV1 Clearance Required

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.


FinXL are looking for an IT Security Specialist to provide technical and security certification support to Cross Domain Solution (CDS) capabilities.

Selection Criteria:

  • Assist the development and interpretation of security and design content for the CDS, build documentation, reference standards, technical whitepapers and other advisories, security risk treatment plans and technical security requirements.
  • Assist with the integration, configuration and operation of the CDS.
  • Provide technical review of data flows against documented security baselines for internal testing and verification purposes.
  • Provide threat modelling data structures and information exchanges to better establish and understand risk for control treatments.
  • Engage with technical delivery personnel, and other sustainment and project personnel to ensure the accuracy of documentation, technical implementation of CDS architecture, and communication of issues and resolutions.
  • Review of existing documentation and updates as required, to ensure accurate representation of the security risk profile to executive personnel and in security documentation submitted for certification and accreditation.
  • Provide technical definition of new security risk treatments documented in the CDS SRMP, with assistance in prioritising and implementing recommendations.
  • Support for the GRC resource(s) assigned to complete certification and accreditation activities for the CDS and related solutions (Gateway, SOC).
  • Collaborate with technical resources on other GDC and high-side platforms to identify opportunities for consistency and or complimentary implementation of CDS security controls across boundaries.
  • Undertake other activities as directed by the ITSO, Project Director or Program Director, to support security operations or projects within the scope of the CDS.
  • Provide accurate technical delivery to design and security documentation.

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send applications .

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.