Information Assurance Technical Team Lead

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Job Type:Full Time

Who We Are:

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position Summary:

Downer Defence Systems is seeking to engage a Information Assurance Technical Team Lead to support the delivery of complex systems within Defence as follows:

  • Perform as the Technical Lead, guiding the work effort and prioritisation of a multidisciplinary team, consisting of APS, ADF and contracted resources.
  • Liaise with Defence and external stakeholders to understand and communicate requirements, challenges, risks and business impact as they relate to incident response activities.
  • Provide critical subject matter expertise, advice and guidance in order to build in information assurance strategies throughout the incident response lifecycle.

About you:

  • Demonstrated experience in engaging with external stakeholder to support generating and delivering on customer needs.
  • Demonstrated technical expertise in cyber security analysis and investigation, including application of appropriate cyber security operations principles and practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply strong analytical and critical thinking skills to produce robust and evidence-based reports and recommendations for both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Proven ability to prioritise the work effort of large multi-disciplinary teams to assess any residual risk relating to system operation and ability to communicate this risk as an impact statement to strategic level operational and business outcomes.

What we offer:

  • A diverse and challenging work environment
  • A growing business where opportunities are favourable
  • A great team where you are empowered to lead
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Referral bonuses
  • Leave Purchases
  • Access to monthly Professional Development Sessions (including specialist forums)


Candidates must be Australian citizens, ideally with a current TSPV security clearance, or be eligible to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance prior to commencement of engagement. Applicants residing outside of Australia or non-citizens will not be considered.

(Please note: Downer Group does not accept applications via email).