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Security Architect - Automation and Cloud

Location: Brisbane
Company: PwC Australia
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Cybersecurity & Privacy

Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

With PwC, you’ll ignite a meaningful career while being supported by a flexible working culture (including part-time opportunities), innovative learning and development opportunities and progressive policies and benefits, such as 18 weeks paid parental leave for mums, dads and foster carers (no minimum service!)

What will you create?

You’ll help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From digitising healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting our start-up industry, together we build trust in society and solve important problems.

Cybersecurity & Digital Trust builds trust in Australian organisations by securing their digital future and developing the nation's leading cybersecurity workforce.

As a Security Architect in our Architecture, Automation and Cloud team your impact will be seen by:

  • Understanding and communicating security requirements and solutions
  • Designing security and cloud security solutions
  • Determining security maturity and recommend appropriate cloud security strategy
  • Providing leadership on cloud security consulting engagement pursuits
  • Reviewing and recommending business process improvements and technical improvements to systems, applications and security controls
  • Reporting and presenting to technical and business stakeholders
  • Training and development of junior staff members

About you

This position will require solid experience and knowledge of cloud, security strategy and solution design. You will work both autonomously and as part of a collaborative team depending on our clients’ requirements. You will display a passion for security and demonstrate thought leadership to business leaders who are seeking advice from experts that understand how to design tailored, robust and pragmatic solutions that meet business and compliance needs. You must have an attention to detail and be focused on quality delivery, ensuring client satisfaction at all times. It is important that you possess an ability to form solid relationships with external clients as well as your team.

  • At least 6 years’ experience within Cyber security, cloud computing and solution design
  • Professional services and/ or management consulting experience preferred
  • Working experience in one or more of the core security domains: GRC, IAM, Security Operations, Application, Data, Mobile or Infrastructure Security
  • Cloud service models and cloud security concepts
  • Design and implementation experience in cloud and security solutions
  • Security architecture
  • Good understanding of the security solution marketspace
  • Familiarity with security frameworks such as Cloud Security Alliance (CSA)
  • Knowledge on ISO/IE 27001 standards

Passionate about being at the forefront of change, you’re ready to help our Consulting team deliver practical advice that speaks straight to the heart of client business issues and deliver innovative results.

You’re collaborative and enjoy working in an innovative environment. You’re a problem solver by nature and want to join a firm that values the kind of people who reimagine the possible for their clients and stakeholders. Most importantly, you act with integrity and show care for the people you work with.

Life at PwC

Our culture and benefits are something we’re proud of, and also the reason we’ve been named LinkedIn’s #1 Australian workplace. With PwC, you’ll belong to an inclusive community where differences are both embraced and the underlying driver in everything we create together.

We empower you with the technology, coaching, flexibility and trust needed to make a meaningful difference, while supporting you in bringing your whole self to work each day. We’re committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce because we know it’s only by working together that we can realise the potential of our people, clients and society around us.

We’re living this commitment through initiatives including our Reconciliation Action Plan to increase Indigenous employment and employee-led diversity networks promoting cultural, disability, LGBTI and gender equality. At our core we’re a people business, which means you’ll be supported not just in your professional development but your personal growth as well.

PwC is committed to the health, safety and wellbeing of our people, as well as visitors to our offices and events.

PwC has introduced a COVID-19 Vaccination policy that requires all staff, contractors, clients and visitors to be fully vaccinated before they can access our offices, attend client sites, undertake work-related travel, or attend work-related events, subject to limited exemptions. For more information:

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