Senior Cybersecurity Consultant (528232)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 8, 2023
Technology Full-time

Job Description:

The Role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

The role delivers expert and specialist cybersecurity consultancy services and/or technical solutions and/or technical project management to deliver to agreed strategy and complex technological issues. Through the application of cybersecurity expertise and standardised project methodologies as appropriate, the role interprets policy, implements strategy and scopes requirements to achieve results and enhance service delivery in line with the Department’s broader organisational goals.

Within this context, the role provides expert advice and specialist support to stakeholders; plans, designs, tests and implements effective information security technology solutions; develops and maintains standards to ensure business continuity; undertakes deep research and analysis; and produces frameworks and/or plans.

While the scope of work is defined by the operational priorities of the Cybersecurity Services business unit, this role works closely with the manager, across teams and the broad range of stakeholders in the delivery of accurate, reliable and targeted business outcomes and to meet agreed briefs and branch service standards.

Details of Appointment:

Fixed Term full time, day worker position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from as soon as possible for twelve months.

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Position Features:




$120,749 - $127,092 per annum + 11% superannuation


Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents:

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties:

Applicant Guide:

How to Apply:

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

For More Information:

Peyman Gohari
Position: Acting Senior Manager – Cybersecurity Services
Phone: 0402 061 396

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