IT Security Specialist

Full-Time - Sydney

Date posted
20 October 2020
Applications close
17 February 2020
  • Wide range of benefits
  • Open plan offices, five minutes from Wynyard
  • Leading Industry fund

Leading industry fund offering flexible working, career development within environment focussing on innovation.

About Us
As one of Australia’s largest profit-to member superannuation funds, our mission is to help our members achieve their personal best retirement outcomes. We work with 176 thousand employers and have over two million members playing a role in the futures of around one in six working Australians.

Our team at Rest enjoy a positive culture built around our core values “The Rest Effect”. We seek excellence in everything we do, are dynamic and innovative in the way we work, are always accountable, we are champions of our members and we succeed together.

About the Job 
Your role as The Information Security & Risk Specialist will be responsible for ensuring ongoing compliance and reporting to the IT Security and Risk management framework (including all underlying standards and procedures) across the Rest landscape.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Execute on the Information Security & Technology Risk attestation program internally and across all Rest vendors
  • Execute on improvement plans relating to IT Risk and Security including risk plans and technology solutions
  • Perform ongoing periodic security reviews
  • Perform monitoring, tracking and reporting of vulnerability scanning results, data loss prevention alerts, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) log
  • Provide strategic security and risk guidance for IT projects, including the evaluation and recommendation of technical controls
  • Promote IT Information Systems standards, policies and procedures ensuring ongoing compliance and where gaps exist, develop plans for remediation
  • Process and address all security incidents and requests as and when required working with vendors and internal stakeholders as needed
  • Participate in audits.

About You:

  • Previous experience in IT Security and Risk management governance ideally in financial services sector
  • Ability to coordinate and collaborate with multiple third-party vendors
  • Ability to achieve continuous improvement of risk, security and processes
  • Experience dealing with APRA / Regulators / Auditors – highly regarded
  • ITIL Knowledge.

At Rest we believe that everyone has the power to make a difference and we offer an inclusive and diverse environment that values the qualities and backgrounds that our people bring to the team. We encourage open and diverse thinking, collaboration, innovation and high performance.

About You:

  • flexible work environment
  • an open plan and modern office
  • free fruit
  • health and wellbeing programs
  • tailored development plans to support you to achieve your personal best career outcome.

If this sounds like you, apply now by submitting your resume and an optional covering letter summarising your experience and outlining why you are interested in the role or email

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Please note only people with the right to work in Australia will be considered. 

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” button, fill in the form, attach your CV and cover letter addressing the points above. We look forward to hearing from you.