Head of Cybersecurity Operations

///Head of Cybersecurity Operations

Head of Cybersecurity Operations

An exciting role where you will be directly be responsible for planning operational responses to cyber incidents. You will lead a team to drive cybersecurity controls and governance processes, including developing cybersecurity development strategy and roadmap.

Mandatory Skill(s)

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical/Electronic/Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent;
  • At least 10 years of management experience related to cybersecurity and working knowledge of cybersecurity policies, procedures, standards and industry best practices;
  • Relevant technical knowledge and skills in IT and OT systems;
  • Strong knowledge and experience in cybersecurity risks, governance and compliance, national cybersecurity regulations, incident response, cyber training and exercises;

Desirable Skill(s)

  • CISSP will be preferred.


  • Provide organisational leadership for development of appropriate cybersecurity strategies and action plans in order to strengthen and develop a cybersecurity culture;
  • Establish the organisation’s cybersecurity vision, strategy and underlying initiatives to ensure that the OT and IT assets are adequately protected;
  • Formulate cybersecurity goals and establish policies, standards and procedures in line with national and whole-of-government cybersecurity directions;
  • Develop and direct overall cybersecurity strategy to achieve cohesive and complete cyber compliance and capability across the organisation. Track and analyse cybersecurity metrics for optimal effectiveness, benchmarking and management reporting;
  • Ensure cybersecurity compliance to Cybersecurity Code of Practice and whole-of-government policies and standards. Develop risk management and mitigation plans;
  • Ensure cybersecurity threats and risks are detected and responded effectively through cybersecurity monitoring operations. Coordinate the response and investigation efforts during cybersecurity incidents;
  • Plan and prepare team for cyber exercises at national and sectoral level.
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